The goal is to provide a positive learning atmosphere and the kind of focused, intensive training essential to improvement so campers can compete at the next level.
San Rafael, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 09, 2011
US Sports Camps, Inc. plans to operate 39 sessions of Nike Swim Camp, 16 sessions of Peak Performance Swim Camp, and 4 sessions of Nike Water Polo Camp this coming summer.
“We have partnered with some of the best stroke technique and water polo coaches in the country,” says Paul Merrion, Vice President of US Sports Camps. “Our camp directors love to work with youth and high school athletes. The goal is to provide a positive learning atmosphere and the kind of focused, intensive training essential to improvement so campers can compete at the next level.”
Offered during the summer and located at colleges and universities across the country, the Nike Swim Camps are a great place for competitive swimmers to improve their stroke technique, starts and turns, and overall performance in the pool. 2011 Nike Swim Camp locations include:
Stanford University, CA; University of Arizona, AZ; Lewis and Clark College, OR; San Diego State University, CA; Seattle University, WA; University of California Santa Cruz, CA; University of Northern Colorado, CO; Whitman College, WA; Butler University, IN; Hillsdale College, MI; Southern Illinois University Carbondale, IL; University of North Texas, TX; University of Oklahoma, OK; University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, WI; Xavier University, OH; Berry College, GA; Fairfield University, CT; The College of New Jersey, NJ; University of Maryland College Park, MD; University of New Hampshire, NH; University of Pittsburgh, PA; University of Vermont, VT; Wake Forest University, NC; and Williston Northampton School, MA.
The Peak Performance Swim Camps are directed by former Olympic Coach Nick Baker and provide a holistic approach to competitive swimming in offering a balance between physical, technical and mental training. Camp programs are offered year round in Orlando, FL; Los Angeles, CA; Seattle, WA; Mount Kisco, NY; Greenwich, CT; Palm Beach Gardens, FL; Manassas, VA; and Washington D.C.
Nike Water Polo Camp locations include: University of California Santa Cruz, CA; San Diego State University, CA; California State University Bakersfield, CA; and University of California Irvine, CA. Joining the individual coaches at each university is former Olympian Genai Kerr. Genai will be guest speaking and providing demonstrations at UC Santa Cruz and San Diego State University in June, and co-directing the Nike 5-Meter Water Polo Camps at CSU
Bakersfield and UC Irvine in July.
About US Sports Camps
US Sports Camps (USSC), headquartered in San Rafael, California, is America's largest sports camp network and the licensed operator of Nike Sports Camps. The company has offered summer camps since 1975 with the same mission that defines it today: to shape a lifelong enjoyment of athletics through high quality sports education and skill enhancement.
Coaches, Parents, and Campers interested in the 2011 Nike Swim Camps, Peak Performance Swim Camps or Nike Water Polo Camps can visit http://www.ussportscamps.com/swim or call 1-800-645-3226.