Top Summer Sports Camps in Calgary
Summer is rolling in fast! Soon school will be over and your kids will be biting at the bit to get out there and get active. Why not keep them happy and healthy at one of our “Top Summer Sports Camps”? Below we’ve listed only the coolest camps that we guarantee any sports enthusiast will love.
Jack of Sports Programs are driven by the passion to teach and motivate children to develop into the strongest versions of themselves. Their purpose is to develop their independence by fostering confidence, resilience and teamwork. They bring high quality programs at affordable prices to communities throughout Toronto with the goal being to eliminate economic barriers! Subsidized options for families are available.
Okanagan Hockey Group became an icon in the hockey camp industry and has grown today to be the longest operating hockey camp in the world. The camps, located in Calgary, Edmonton, Penticton, and Kelowna hosts players from all over. Hundreds of former and existing NHL players attend OHC over the years as players or as on ice instructors.
Flying Squirrel is the world's largest indoor luxury trampoline park, and they have two locations in Calgary, North and South. Both locations are hosting summer camps for energetic kids ages 4 to 14 throughout July and August. During these full-day, week-long camps, campers will participate in number of trampoline-inspired group games and activities, from trampoline dodgeball to dunk competitions. There's no doubt that your child will have a lot of fun at Flying Squirrel this summer!
Sports Camps Canada (SCC) was founded in 2015 and is the official operator of Nike Sports Camps in Canada. SCC partners with the country's best coaches to direct their camps and provides them with valuable administrative and marketing support. They continue to grow thanks to an outstanding community of Camp Directors and the dedication of the entire Sports Camps Canada staff.
At Repsol you will find amazing instructors! Their team is passionate and knowledgeable and enjoy helping people of all ages get active and learn new skills. You'll also find that it is an amazing facility, easy access, and great value! Your children will be inspired to learn and train in all areas of their facility, they are centrally located in a prime location close to downtown, and they offer a variety of programs for all ages and skill levels at competitive rates.
There’s nothing else like Rally Pointe in Canada. They offer Calgary a first-class, eight hard court facility and six outdoor beach courts – from volleyball addicts, for volleyball addicts and newcomers alike! From adult leagues to volleyball instruction for kids as young as 5, they have something for everyone. They offer camps year round for all ages of kids.
Okanagan Hockey Camps have had hundreds of former and existing NHL players attend over the years as players or as on ice instructors. Week long programs are offered for players 5-17 in four different locations. They have developed three specific streams of hockey training: development, advanced development, and specialty programs. All Camps consist of a targeted balance of on-ice training, off-ice training, skills sessions, and other off-ice activities.
Aikido is a dynamic modern Japanese martial art, created in the 20th century and based on centuries of martial training. Aikido founder, Morihei Ueshiba, formulated a martial Way that merges effective technique with a mind set on peace. The power of an attack is controlled and redirected not confronted. The intent is not to destroy an attacker but rather to extinguish the violence.
BigRock Aikikai camps are led by chief instructor Steve Erickson, 5th Dan, who has trained in Aikido since 1985.
The Aquabelles have a long standing history of excellence in all aspects of synchronized swimming. Summer camps are open to new and interested girls, aged 6 years and older, wanting the experience of synchronized swimming. The minimum swimming requirements, are that they must be comfortable in deep water (without a PFD), be able to submerge while holding their breath, and able to tread water for 20 seconds. Week-long camps will be held through July and August, in full or half-day programs.
EBA was established in 2014, providing camp services to children who wanted to improve their basketball skills as well as develop as individuals. Basketball fundamentals are key to player development and long term growth as a player. Developing players as leaders on their teams and in the community is also key to EBA's success. Community partnerships ensure that any child who wishes to participate is not refused, helping build strong kids and communities through basketball. Serving ages 6-17 years old.
Summit Summer is a sister program to the award winning Summit Kids program. This innovative arts & recreation program takes up residence at West Hillhurst Community Association. Several themed programs are offered for age groups 4-7, 8-10, and 11-15. Sports will vary depending on the camp theme chosen.
Sports, or otherwise, there is no shortage of camps offered at Vivo this summer! This year's sports camps include Traditional Sports, Swim, Girls-Only Sports, Active for Life, and Non-Traditional sports (ultimate frisbee, handball, cricket, etc.). All camps run 9am-4pm, with Before/After Care available.
The Calgary Aquabelles Synchronized Swimming Club and the Talisman Centre have partnered to offer this summer’s most fun and exciting synchronized swimming camps. This unique sport combines aspects of swimming, music, dance, and gymnastics. The camp is open to boys and girls ages 6 to 12 who would like to try synchronized swimming for the first time.
The Genesis centre offers a variety of summer sports camps. Among the many activities offered this summer are the Alien Inline Camps (in-line skating for ages 6-8 and 9-12), and Hawks Field Hockey workshops and camp (through partnership with the Hawks Field Hockey Academy).
SoccerGenius offers a fun, skill focused, and non-violent experience for all campers. They teach awesome skills that are applicable to real games. Camps are run by International Master Coach, Charles Richard Cotton. No rain outs or cancellations due to weather.
Sportball offers fun, high-energy sports programs and parties that support the social and physical development of kids ages 16 months to 12 years. Sportball was one of the first programs of its kind to focus on building developmentally appropriate skills through non-competitive sports, games and activities – and the company keeps evolving to make sure that it delivers the best in sports programming.
Fastlane International is Canada’s BEST technical swim and cross training camp program, taking pride in providing professional "in water" and "on land" performance training in a safe, fun, and exciting environment. Campers will have the opportunity to win prizes and awards. Skill improvement is GUARANTEED!
Did you find a super cool kids sports camp? If not, don’t sweat it! Just check out our comprehensive list of camp providers here. ChatterBlock only posts the best local summer sports camps. So, the only problem you will have is narrowing down which camp your kids will go to!
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