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    May 17, 2018

    Sport Manitoba Hosting Multi-Sport Athlete Development Camp Aug 13-17 for Ages 12-15

    Sport Manitoba has announced a new multi-sport camp developed by the Sport Performance Specialists at the Canada Games Sport for Life Centre in Winnipeg features a variety of activities that promote and develop key athletic attributes such as confidence, teamwork, sport science knowledge, functional foundations, and multi-sport skills. The camp is open to kids aged 12-15 who love being active, are competitive, and have future ambitions of playing junior-high or high-school sports.

    In collaboration with Manitoba's Provincial Sport Organizations, including Basketball Manitoba, sport showcases will feature skills and mini-games led by some of our provincial coaches and athletes. If your child wants to try a variety of sports, learn what it takes to be a well-rounded athlete, this is the summer camp for them!

    Winnipeg Sports Camp
    Sports camp program includes*:

    • Sport Showcases : Badminton, Basketball, Volleyball, Ultimate, and Table-Tennis
    • Reaction and Communication Games: Dodgeball, Tchoukball, Spike (Reaction) Ball, Handball
    • Strength & Conditioning Training: Introductory, Intermediate, or Advanced based on experience
    • Fitness Classes:  Yoga, Spin, TRX
    • Performance Testing:  Speed, Change of Direction, Strength
    • Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame: Scavenger Hunt and Trivia
    • Special Guest Speakers: including professional athletes and sport science experts.
    • Lunch + Learn sessions : nutrition, cognitive skills, long-term athlete development

    Winnipeg Sports Camp Location:
    Canada Games Sport for Life Centre | 145 Pacific Avenue | Winnipeg, Manitoba

    August 13 - 17
    Daily, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

    Drop-off: 8 – 9 a.m.
    Program starts at 9 a.m.
    Program ends at 4 p.m.
    Pick-up: 4 – 5 p.m.
    Check back soon for the full schedule!

    $239 + tax
    What to bring:

    Before your first day of sports camp, pack a backpack! We recommend athletes come prepared daily with:
    • (2) t-shirts, (2) sets of underwear, (1) gym shorts, (1) pair of runners, (1) towel
    • Reusable water bottle
    • Bagged, nut-free lunch that does not require a microwave or refrigeration
    • Please do not bring valuables. Camp attendees will have a locked storage room for lunches and backpacks, however, Sport Manitoba is not responsible for lost, stolen, or damaged personal items
    For more information please contact one of our Sport Performance Specialists:

    Neal Prokop
    Jeff Wood

    *Sport showcases and schedule are subject to change.


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