03/31/2015
Vail Rec District Offers Sports Camps, Day Camps All Summer Long for Ages 30 Months to 18
The Vail Recreation District will keep kids busy all summer long offering young athletes a variety of sports camps to learn and refine their skills and day camps that teach about Vail's natural surroundings. Sports camps feature volleyball, baseball, sports training, soccer, golf, ice hockey, lacrosse, tennis, basketball, flag football, skateboarding and gymnastics. Day camps feature hands-on learning about the natural environment, adventure-packed days, arts and crafts and more. The camps begin in early June and last through August. Registration is underway for sports camps, with the exception of tennis which will begin in mid-May. Registration will begin April 6 for the summer day camps. Camps fill quickly, early registration is recommended. Details are as follows:

Kids in the CreekDay Camps: 970-479-2292
Registration Opens April 6
- VRD Pre Kamp Vail, Ages 30 Months to Five Years, June 8 to Aug. 14
- VRD Camp Vail, Ages Five to 12, June 8 to Aug. 21
- VRD Camp Eco Fun, Ages Four to 11, June 8 to Aug. 13
- VRD Extreme Camp Vail, Ages Eight to 13, June 29 and
  July 3, 10,17, 24 and 31
- VRD Mad Scientists, Ages Seven to 13, July 3-31 (Fridays)
 
Tennis Camps and Clinics: 970-479-2294
Registration Opens Mid-May
- VRD Youth Tennis Camps and Clinics, Ages Five and Older, June through August

Volleyball Camps: 970-479-2280
Registration Underway
- VRD Skills Volleyball Camp, Grades Two to 12, May 31 to June 2
- Britney Brown Volleyball Camp, Grades Three to 12, June 15-18 and July 27-30
 
Rocky Mountain Baseball CampBaseball Camp: 970-479-2280
Registration Underway
- VRD Rocky Mountain Baseball Camp, Ages Six and Older, June 8-12

Ice Hockey: 970-479-2271
Registration Underway
- Canadian Professional Hockey School, June 29 to July 3
- Bob Johnson Hockey School, Ages Seven and Older (One Year of  
  Experience Required), July 19-25
- Pro Ambitions Ice Hockey Battle Camp, Ages Six to 17, Aug. 3-7  
 
Vail Golf Club Camps and Clinics: 970-479-2260
Registration Underway
- Beginner Two Day Camp, Ages Six to 17, June 16-17
- Beginner Three Day Camp, Ages Six to 17, July 14-15  
- Intermediate Three Day Camps, Ages Six to 17, June 30 to July 2, July 28-30 and Aug. 4-6
- Advanced Three Day Camp, Ages 10 to 17 (Must have completed Par and Birdie Levels of
  First Tee program), July 28-30
- Vail Golf Club Junior Academy, Ages 10 to 17, June 22-25 and Aug. 10-13 (Experience preferred)    
- First Tee of Eagle County, Ages Seven and Older, Begins June 10  
 
Gymnastics: 970-479-2287
Registration Underway
- Public Camps, Ages Five and Older
  June 15-19: Rock 'N Roll Week
  June 22-26: Tie Dye Week
  July 13-17: Splish Splash Week
  July 20-24: Neon Week
  Aug. 3-7: Jungle Rumble
- Team Camps, Ages Five and Older, June 8-12, July 6-10 and July 27-31

Sports Training: 970-479-2280
Registration Underway  
Junior Lesson- VRD Mini-Hawks Sports Training Camp, Ages Four to Seven, June 15-19 and July 20-24
 
Soccer: 970-479-2280
Registration Underway   
- VRD Girl's Soccer Academy, Ages Six to 15, June 22-26
- TetraBrazil Soccer Camp, Ages Seven to 16, July 13-17
- VRD British Soccer Camp, Ages Four and Older, July 27-30
 
Lacrosse: 970-479-2280
Registration Underway
- VRD Skyhawks Lacrosse Camp, Ages Seven to 14, July 6-10
- Xcelerate Nike Lacrosse Camp, Ages Eight to 18
  Session 1: July 20-23
  Session 2: July 27-30 (Girl's Only)

Basketball: 970-479-2280 hoops sydney
Registration Underway   
- VRD Back-2-Basics All-Star Basketball Academy, Ages Six  
  and Older, Aug. 3-6
- Sidney Moncrief's Shooting Camp, Ages 10 to 16, Aug. 3-6
 
Flag Football: 970-479-2280
Registration Underway   
- Skyhawks Flag Football Camp, Ages Seven to 14, Aug. 10-14
 
Skateboarding: 970-479-2292
Registration Underway  
- VRD Skateboard Clinics, Ages Seven to 12, 10 a.m. to Noon on Tuesdays,  June 9 to Aug. 11
 
Featured coaches of the sports camps include Stan Sanchez, Colorado State University at Pueblo Head Baseball Coach; Sydney Moncrief, NBA All-Star, All-Pro and Milwaukee Bucks Coach; Tom Hilbert, Colorado State University Head Volleyball Coach; Georgia Gym Dogs guest coaches Mary Beth Box and Beth Roberts; and top-ranked international and national athletes.  

For more information, call 970-479-2279 or visit www.vailrec.com.

Sponsors of VRD youth sports and day camps include: Sports Authority, Anthem BlueCross BlueShield, Lodge at Lionshead, KidSPORT, Pazzo's, Bart & Yeti's, Evergreen Lodge, Simba Run, The Wren at Vail, Vail International, Vail Racquet Club, Antler's at Vail and Vail Realty.   

 
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