Top Summer Sports Camps in Victoria

Written by

Published Apr 20, 2016

It's time to burn off some energy! Having fun while participating in sports is a great way to enjoy the summer, and these camps are here to help:

Tagged in Summertime Fun, Best In The City Awards

Share this article

Top Summer Sports Camps in Victoria


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.



PISE

PISE offers games, play and sport based camps for children ages 3-18. Developing fundamental movement skills, fundamental sport skills and functional movement skills, PISE camps are active, engaging and fun! Along with physical competencies, PISE camps develop confidence, social skills like teamwork and leadership, knowledge around healthy lifestyles and the motivation to be active for life.



Vikes Recreation

Participants will master new skills, develop friendships, explore creativity and experience exciting activities. Sport Development Camps include, Basketball, Hockey, Soccer, Swimming, Speed and Agility and Track and Field, Racquet Sports, Tennis, and Volleyball; High Performance Camps include Vikes Basketball Shooting and Competing, and Elite Girls Soccer; and Recreation Camps include Vikes Summer Fun, Vikes Adventurers, Multi Sport camps,Dance, Girl Power, Vikes Rec Cheer Camp, and Mini Vikes.



Victoria Hockey School - Leslie Global Sports 

The Victoria Hockey School welcomes players of all ages from Novice to Bantam. Train with former NHL & European professional players who are now youth hockey development experts. They believe in teaching using innovative methods, learning through play, and allowing players to feel both welcome and confident in their abilities.




Victoria Golf Club

Junior golf programs are available in several different schedules, some of which incorporate sports other than golf.

Small student:instructor ratios (5:1) ensure more personalized attention for the best quality instruction.





Rise Adventure & Wellness Solutions

Rise Adventure & Wellness Solution offers an innovative blend of activities in their week-long summer camps.  This year's camps include include half or full day Equestrian Camp, Sea to Sky Camp (climbing, kayaking, and other wilderness activities), and Karma Camp (yoga, team building games, kayaking or paddle boarding, and community service). 





St. Margaret's School 

St. Margaret's Summer Camps are for girls from Kindergarten to Grade 6. Each week of summer camp is robust, with plenty of activity, field trips, and supported by guest specialists. This year’s camps themes include Road to Rio, an Olympic Sports inspired camp, as well as a mix of culinary, artistic, theatrical, and STEM themes!

Camps run July 4 to August 12, Mon–Fri, 8am–5:30pm.




Pedalheads®

Pedalheads® has been offering bike camps since 1995. From training wheels to trails, Pedalheads® has safe, fun and challenging bike camps for children ages 2-12. Over 150,000 children have learned to ride with the unique Pedalheads® teaching method in small classes by exceptional instructors.

Half and Full day camps are available all summer.




Royal Victoria Yacht Club

RVYC Sailing instruction programs are offered for adults and children in a fun, safe, and positive learning environment. They offer the Sail Canada standards starting at 4 years old in from the Optimist Wet Feet program, all the way up to adult programs.

Programs are open to the public (not members-only).





Camp Qwanoes

Wild action and pure fun, sun-soaked days, friends, great food, and all in a spectacular setting...

From wakeboarding and archery to mountain boarding and the Sky-Scraper, there’s over 75 activity options to choose from at Camp Qwanoes for an unforgettable week-long summer camp!




Westshore Motocross Park

Westshore Motocross offers full-day summer camps for boys and girls ages 7 to 14. Week-long sesions run from July 4th to September 2nd. Daily activities include dirt biking, go kart rides, mini golf, hiking , batting cages, outdoor games, and motorcycle mechanics.

No experience needed. All equipment is supplied.





Pacifica Paddle Sports

Kayaking, canoeing, and stand up paddle board (SUP) lessons are offered in Brentwood Bay and, their new Canoe cove location near the Swartz Bay ferry terminal.

An experienced staff create opportunities to be Nurtured by Nature through water sport adventures for people of all ages and abilities.





Falcon Gymnastics Centre

Falcon Gymnastics offers Beginner recreational to advanced Summersault camps for ages 5 to 14.  Full Day and Half day sessions are available in these 1-week camps. Preschool and Partent /Tot classes are available as well.

Enjoy gymnastics, the foam pit, trampoline, and air track!





Fierce Martial Arts & Yoga Studio

Fierce Jiu Jitsu Academy has a very strong focus on technical jiu jitsu and self defense application. They also have a tremendously strong competition team for those interested in the sport side of things. The 2100 sq. ft. training facility was recently totally redesigned from the ground up.




ICE Victoria

ICE summer camps are a great way for your child to connect with young and enthusiastic coaches while staying active and learning new skills. Over 600 camp graduates and taught the instructors how to keep it fun and interesting. From tying skates for the littlest ones to running high intensity drills for the older players, ICE Victoria does it all in small groups and a facility that is dedicated to making your child's experience and fun and safe one.




Westshore Kimura Shukokai Karate

Karate Adventure Camp for kids ages 5-12 year olds is offered in two sessions this summer.

Meet new friends while learning karate, exploring parks and playgrounds, and trying new sports and activities.





HPR Youth Triathlon

Thetis Lake Camp, and Elk Lake camp each run Each camp is 5 days long, Monday-Friday. Athletes will practice open water swim skills, cycling and running skills, transition skills, learn about nutrition, the philosophy and purpose of training, recovery, race preparation and season planning, and have lots of fun!




FUN Society

Camp themes vary weekly, but each camp will include hiking, swimming, exploring, tee-shirt making, fort building, building a sustainable city from recycled materials, active games, solitude and gratitude time.

Campers will also create a passion project that they have a chance to share at the Friday afternoon Mini-Gala!




Camp Imadene

In a fun, safe and wholesome Christian Camping environment, Camp Imadene provides the opportunity for an unforgettable outdoor adventure where life long friendships are born, and life changing decisions are made.Camp activities include canoeing, paddle-boarding, water-skiing, archery, geo-caching, rappelling, crafts, sports, and much more.




Society for Kids At Tennis

The Society for Kids At Tennis (KATS) will be offering free tennis lessons to financially disadvantaged kids throughout the Spring & Summer at various locations around Greater Victoria.

Equipment is provided.






Crusher Combat Sports

Kids' Martial Arts and Fitness Camp (7-12yrs) run August 15-19. Choose whether to participate in full-day, half-day, or on a drop-in basis. Camps include Mixed Martial Arts, Kickboxing, Boxing, Karate, Self Defense, Jiu Jitsu, Boot Camp Workouts, Outdoor Activities and tons of fun games, and hiking around Langford Lake.




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!



Written by Lois Van Pelt

Hi Everyone,

I'm new to ChatterBlock as a blog editor, and love hearing from everyone involved!

I love reading the Forums here, as well as the articles.

Post a Comment, Review, or Question

ChatterBlock Is the #1 Online Resource for Busy Parents

Discover Fun Things to Do

  • Browse upcoming events and ideas
  • tailored just for families.

Easily Find & Book Classes

  • Search for activities that fit your schedule,
  • and your child's needs.

Coordinate with Friends

  • Connect with your parent network
  • and share plans.