Sports Camps

CHALLENGER SOCCER CAMP
Receive high-level soccer coaching from a team of international experts. Each day includes individual foot skills, technical drills, tactical practices, small-sided games, coached scrimmages with daily tournaments.

Entering Grades K–8 | Essex Middle School
Mon-Fri, June 20–20 or August 1–5 
HALF-DAY (9 AM-12PM): $167
FULL DAY (9 AM-3PM): $225
Challenger Soccer

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FIELD HOCKEY CAMP
Learn the skills and techniques of this fun and fast-paced sport. Our highly experienced coaching staff will lead camp with an emphasis on fun, skill development, sportsmanship, and pre-season training, all in a supportive environment.

Essex Middle School
Entering Grades 3-6 | 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Entering Grades  7-9 | 12-3 PM
Mon-Fri, June 27-July 1
$100
Instructor: Allie Bianchi

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TENNIS CAMP
This is the perfect opportunity for your child to learn a lifelong sport in a fun and recreational way. This active program will give your child the opportunity to learn the fundamental skills of tennis. Players will be taught the rules of the game and will work on their forehand, backhand, and much more!

Sand Hill Courts | 9 AM-12 PM
Entering Grades 1–3: Mon-Fri, July 11-15
Entering Grades  4–6: Mon-Fri, July 18-22
Entering Grades  1–6: Mon-Fri, August 15-19
$120
Instructor: Edge of Essex Tennis Staff

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ULTIMATE FRISBEE CAMP
Over the course of the week, we will work on catching, throwing, strategy, knowledge of the game, speed, and of course Spirit of the Game! We will create a community of youth ultimate players to meet, socialize, improve their ultimate skills together, and become friends.

Entering Grades 6–9 | Essex Middle School
Mon-Fri, JULY 18-22 | 8:30 AM–12:30 PM
$135
Instructor: Montpelier Ultimate Frisbee

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TRACK & FIELD CAMP
Jump higher, throw further, run faster! Throughout the week, campers will learn and practice the proper techniques for several track events including sprinting, distance running, jumping, throwing, and relays through various drills and games.

Entering Grades 1–8 | Essex High School Track
Mon-Fri, July 18-22 | 9 AM–12 PM
$100
Instructor: Andrew Kasprisin

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MOUNTAIN BIKING CAMP
Join us at camp this summer to enjoy beginner and intermediate mountain biking in Essex. We will focus on safety awareness, proper technique and skill-building, trail etiquette, and fun. All riders will begin the day together working on a specific skill then split into two groups based on ability and comfort level to ride the trails at Saxon Hill. All riders should have a properly fitted, geared bike with front and rear brakes.

Entering grades 4-6 | Meet at Essex Middle School
Mon-Fri, July 25-29 | 9 am-12 pm 
Instructor: Betsy Hoffmeister

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ARCHERY CAMP
Beginners and more experienced archers will enjoy learning archery etiquette and safety while they develop their shooting form and have fun shooting arrows. This camp will instill the basics of archery and develop your child's confidence and competence on the range, creating a solid foundation of knowledge and skill that will allow them to progress in this exciting sport. We will practice drills, play games, create our own targets and support each other while developing upper body coordination and strength in an active, supportive environment that fosters social skills and provides training in a sport they can enjoy throughout their lives.

Entering grades 3-5 | Essex Middle School
Mon-Fri, August 1-5 | 9 am-12 pm
$100
Instructor: Betsy Hoffmeister

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