Sports Camps

Challenger soccerChallenger 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, and coached scrimmages with daily tournaments.

Entering Grades K–8 | Essex Middle School
Mon-Fri, June 19-23 or July 31-August 4
HALF-DAY (9 AM-12 PM): $172
FULL DAY (9 AM-3 PM): $230
Instructors: Challenger Soccer Coaches

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TennisTennis 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 10-14
Entering Grades  4–6: Mon-Fri, July 24-28
Entering Grades  1–6: Mon-Fri, August 14-18
Instructor: Edge of Essex Tennis Staff

*In the instance of wet courts or forecasted storms, the Tennis camp will be moved indoors to the Edge of Essex. 

Families will be notified by 8 am if the camp will be indoors.

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Field HockeyField 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, July 10-July 14
Instructor: UVM Club Field Hockey Players

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Intro to PickleballIntro to Pickleball Clinic

Have you heard of pickleball? Have you wondered what it is all about? 
If so, learn the rules, a variety of drills, some basic game strategy, and how to play this unique sport in this two hour introductory clinic. Resources will be provided for continued learning and playing opportunities. Bring your own paddle or loaner paddles will be available. 

Entering Grades 9–12 |  Sand Hill Park
Mon-Fri, July 17-21 | 9 AM–11 AM
Instructor:  Corey Gottfried 

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Track & FieldTrack & 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 17-21 | 8 AM–11 AM
Instructor: Andrew Kasprisin

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