York provides summer sports fun for kids

Children aged 6 to 17 could have the time of their lives at this year’s Summer Sport Camps, run by York’s School of Kinesiology & Health Science. York is providing a chance for your children to hone their sports skills in a series of camps from Monday, July 5, to Friday, July 30.

Right and below right: Scenes from earlier sport camps at York

Children are tutored at beginner, intermediate and advanced levels at camps in basketball, soccer, tennis, creative arts and fitness, as well as at a multi-sport camp. Prices range from $195 to $225 per child, with special discounts for those registering their children before Tuesday, June 1.

The Summer Sport Camps team consists of head and assistant coaches of York varsity sports teams; certified coaches, high-school coaches and other skilled instructors; varsity athletes; and students in the School of Kinesiology & Health Sciences program. In addition, there will be a therapist-in-training from York’s Athletic Therapy Certification program on site during all the camps.

Here are a few more details about the camp.

  • Instructor participant ratio of 1:8
  • Lunch service included, with lunchtime supervision
  • Free extended pick-up service, until 5pm
  • Daily recreational swim
  • All campers receive a York University Summer Sport Camps T-shirt

To register at one or more of the camps, visit Summer Sport Camps.