Summer 2019 Camp Information - registration information

            Summer Camp Descriptions
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Archery - Outdoor
Ages: 8 - 16 years old UCI Campus Recreation - Archery Summer Camp Picture
Fees:
Members: $175 | Non-Members: $200
Days/Times July 15 - July 19: 9am - 12pm
July 22 - July 26: 9am - 12pm
July 29 - Aug 2: 9am - 12pm
Location: ARC Main Fields
Description: Learn how to be an Olympic archer this summer! The Summer Archery program focuses on providing campers with a fun, memorable experience as they learn the fundamentals of archery through fun activities such as balloon shooting and team activities. Campers will groom their shooting skills and self-confidence as they learn how to hit the center of the target with each passing day. The coaching staff is dedicated to providing a positive, productive learning environment so the campers can have fun hitting the bulls-eye every time. This program will take place OUTDOORS on the ARC Main Field. Shade and water will be provided as campers experience a traditional outdoor range setting.
 
 
Archery - Indoors
Ages: 8 - 16 years old UCI Campus Recreation - Archery Summer Camp Picture
Fees:
Members: $175 | Non-Members: $200
Days/Times June 17-21: 1-4pm
June 24-28: 1-4pm
July 8-12: 1-4pm
Location: ARC Back Court Gym.
Description: Learn how to be an Olympic archer this summer! The Summer Archery program focuses on providing campers with a fun, memorable experience as they learn the fundamentals of archery through fun activities such as balloon shooting and team activities. Campers will groom their shooting skills and self-confidence as they learn how to hit the center of the target with each passing day. The coaching staff is dedicated to providing a positive, productive learning environment so the campers can have fun hitting the bulls-eye every time.
 
 
Badminton
  Ages: 8 - 16 years old UCI Campus Recreation - Badminton Summer Camp Picture
  Fees: Members: $175 | Non-Members: $200
  Days/Times June 17-21: 1-4pm
June 24-28 (Int.): 9am-12pm
July 15-19: 1-4pm
July 22-26: 1-4pm
July 29- Aug.2 (Int.): 1-4pm
  Location: ARC Main Gym Court 3
  Description: Join UCI Badminton Club Coach, Daniel Commins and his collegiate staff for a fun filled day of Badminton! Campers will learn the rules of singles, doubles, and mixed events as well as the fundamentals of racquet grip, racquet strokes, and proper footwork. This camp is great for students with some experience or those learning for the first time. A new Intermediate level camp is designed especially for students with previous expereince with Badminton, either through our camps our other programs. Focus will be on still development and game play.

Intermediate/Returners/Level 2 Badminton camp is intended for campers that have taken the introductory camp before or have prior playing experience. This camp assumes each camper knows, or can quickly relearn, how to keep score and handle a racket. The goal of this camp is to focus more on singles and doubles gameplay, while also having more free, unstructured play time. In order to determine if your child is eligible to participate for our intermediate level badminton camp he/she must be able to: be familiar with how to keep score, be familiar with doubles and singles rules, be able to serve and receive according to service rules, and last but not least enjoy badminton!
   
   
Cooking
Ages: 8 - 16 years old | (T) Teen: 12 - 16 years old UCI Campus Recreation - Cooking Summer Camp Picture
Fees: Members: $200 | Non-Members: $250
Days/Times June 17-21 (American Road Trip): 9am-12pm
June 24-28 (Global Passport): 9am-12pm
July 8-12: (Advanced Cooking/Teen) 9am-12pm &
July 8-12: (Daily Meals) 1-4pm
July 15-19 (Global Passport): 1-4pm
July 22-26 (Daily Meals): 9am-12pm
July 29- Aug.2: (American Road Trip) 9am-12pm &
July 29 - Aug2: (Advanced Cooking/Teen) 1-4pm
August 5-9 (Global Passport): 9am-12pm
Location: ARC Kitchen
Description: Enroll in Cooking College and take a culinary journey with Chef Jessica VanRoo, UCI's Culinary Coordinator and her staff of UCI Sous Chefs. Campers will learn to cook various types of meals in an environment that encourages discovery and creativity. Camp is designed to familiarize students with healthy foods while they experience what it feels like to create and taste delicious recipes that they prepare. Teen Camp will allow older and experienced chefs to be even more creative with culinary creations! To cover the cost of materials for each camper, this camp has a $50 supplies fee included in the cost. All class descriptions will soon be posted!
 
 
Fencing
  Ages: 8 - 16 years old | (T) Teen: 12 - 16 years old UCI Campus Recreation - Fencing Summer Camp Picture
  Fees: Members: $175 | Non-Members: $200
  Days/Times June 17-21: 9am-12pm
June 24-28: 1-4pm
July 15-19: 1-4pm
July 22-26 (Teen): 1-4pm
July 29- Aug.2 (Int.): 9am-12pm
August 5-9: 1-4pm
  Location: ARC Activity Annex
  Description: En Garde! Learn the Olympic sport of fencing with UCI Fencing Coach Ati Seif. As an introductory camp, participants will learn the fundamentals of fencing, including footwork, blade work, rules, strategy, fencing tactics, and timing. The camp will enhance agility, balance, build strength, and increase hand eye coordination, all in an extremely safe and dynamic manner. We promise you will never have more fun with a sword!

Intermediate Level Description: Intermediate Fencing Camp is for fencers who want to expand on the basic rules and fundamentals of the sport and take their fencing skills to the next level in a fun and safe environment. It will focus on strengthening technical material, proper footing and blade work, physical conditioning through activities, drills and fencing bouts (sparring). Campers must have experience in fencing or have previously taken the ARC Fencing Camp to enroll in this camp.
   
   
Floor Hockey
  Ages: 8 - 16 year olds
  Fees: Members: $175 | Non-Members: $200
  Days/Times July 8-12: 9am- 12pm
July 22-26: 9am -12pm
  Location: ARC Hockey Rink
  Description: In the Floor Hockey camp campers will learn the basic skills of hockey such as shooting, passing, stick handling and positioning through activities like drills, contests, and scrimmages. Campers will learn the fundamentals of this exciting sport while having a blast handling a puck/ball. Floor Hockey will also instill the importance of qualities like trust, leadership and teamwork. Join our qualified instructors as they guide you through this version of ice and roller hockey!
   
   
High Ropes
Ages: 12 - 16 year olds UC Irvine Campus Recreation - Summer Camps - Hight Ropes
Fees: Members: $175 | Non-Members: $200
Days/Times June 17-21 (Teen): 9am-12pm
July 15-19(Teen): 9am-12pm
August 5-9(Teen): 9am-12pm
Location: ARC Odyssey Course
Description: Looking for some adventure?  Want to learn about your leadership style?  Want to overcome your fear of heights (or public speaking)?  Our High Ropes and Leadership Camp will give you the opportunity to do all of these! The Odyssey High Ropes Course, standing 50 feet high and 360 feet long, will inspire you to support one another, communicate effectively, problem-solve efficiently, and build cohesive relationships.  And our 120 foot zip line is always our favorite part of the day.  This camp is not just about challenging your fear of heights; it’s about learning valuable skills on how to lead.   Team Challenge director, Jason Ryba and his staff of Ropes course facilitators will take you through team building activities (both on the ground, and on the high ropes course), and they will teach you how to lead them as well. Teen only camp.
 
 
Lacrosse
  Ages: 8 - 14 year olds
  Fees: Members: $175 | Non-Members: $200
  Days/Times June 24-28: 9am- 12pm
July 8-12: 9am-12pm
August 5-9: 9am-12pm
  Location: ARC Fields
  Description: Want to learn 'The Fastest Game on Two Feet'? Join UCI Lacrosse Coach Tim Fox and his experienced coaches out on the fields to enjoy the exciting sport of Lacrosse. Campers will learn the basic rules and fundamental skills necessary to play, while experiencing fun drills, contests, and scrimmages. This Co-ed camp is for beginners, new to the sport of lacrosse. All beginner lacrosse equipment is provided. The Intermediate camp is for students with experience in the sport of lacrosse, either through the Anteater Recreation Lacrosse camp or another outside program. This camp will focus on game play and strategy. Equipment will be provided or personal equipement can be used.

   
   
Rock Climbing
Ages: 8 - 16 year olds UCI Campus Recreation - Rock Climbing Summer Camp Picture
Fees: Members: $175 | Non-Members: $200
Days/Times July 8-12: 1-4pm
July 15-19: 9am- 12pm
July 22-26: 1-4pm
July 29- Aug.2: 1-4pm
August 5-9: 1-4pm
Location: ARC Rock Wall
Description: Altitude Adventure is the perfect choice for the adventurous camper looking for some fun up in the air. Altitude Adventure maximizes FUN and emphasizes the basics of rock climbing on our 35' indoor Rock Wall. Campers will participate daily in roped climbing, climbing practice drills, knot tying, climbing games and challenges, belay skills and even have a chance to try rappelling down the wall and the newest climbing challege: crate stacking! Techniques and skills learned will help improve balance, strength, and confidence. The Altitude Adventure Climbing camp is led by Doug Tully, UCI's Outdoor Adventures Coordinator, and his staff of experienced climbing instructors.
 
 
Yoga & Swim
Ages: 8 - 16 year olds UCI Campus Recreation - ARC Camps
Fees:
Members: $175 | Non-Members: $200
Days/Times June 17-21: 1-4pm
June 24-28: 1-4pm
August 5-9: 1-4pm
Location: ARC Training Zone & Aquatics Plaza
Description: The newest addition to the Anteater Recreation Summer Camp program is the combination Yoga & Swim camp. In this camp students will get an introductory look into the world and practice of yoga for the first 1.5 hours of the camp. Yoga poses, activities and games as well as mindfulness will be used to foster an environment for building confidence, well-being, strength, flexibility and coordination. The following 1.5 hours of camp will consist of a combination of structured swimming and aquatic activities. The group will be broken up by experience level into two groups. The first group will be given a structured swim lesson, while the other participates in guided activities and fun time. The groups will then switch, giving each participant a guided swim lesson and the opportunity to engage in pool activities.