2016 Summer Camps

Posted: Tue, 06/28/2016 - 11:18 Updated: Tue, 06/28/2016 - 16:38

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Overview

Since 1967 SFU Camps encourages learning & skill developmentthrough physical activity, educational programming and creative endeavors in a inclusive positive environment. We provide student-centred leadership development and execute a program founded on best practice. We strive for excellence in program safety, camp selection and instructor quality.

ABOUT OUR CAMPS SPORT CAMPS | Sport Camps offer quality instruction by SFU’s varsity athletes and highly regarded coaching staff or equivalent. Participants will receive instruction in all aspects of the sport, including development drills and scrimmages. Some Sport Camps may include skill evaluation summaries, t-shirts, and giveaways.

RECREATIONAL & EDUCATIONAL CAMPS | Recreational and Educational Camps are instructed by highly trained educators, and enthusiastic university students. The camps are well rounded, offering a mix of educational and recreational opportunities. They include a variety of activities using SFU facilities and university classrooms. Some camps include swimming and/or field trips. Friday activities may include special events and presentations.

PARTNERSHIP CAMPS | SFU provides a range of camps that are operated in partnership with various community organizations and professionals. These camps follow the same general administration procedures as SFU camps, however staffing is provided by the partner organization. These camps may utilize SFU facilities and may include recreation time and t-shirts.

 

FACILITIES

Simon Fraser University is atop Burnaby Mountain, with majestic ocean and mountain views. The Camps Program has access to 3 gyms, tennis & squash courts, swimming pool & dive tank, archery hill, 400m track and 4 fields. In addition, university classrooms are used for educational camps. The Surrey camps take place at our Surrey campus, uniquely situated in a lively, metropolitan environment within walking distance to public transit. It is a 350,000-square-foot architectural masterpiece, which includes multi-purpose teaching spaces, lecture theatres, and specialized science and research labs.

 

VOLUNTEER OPPORUNITIES

Volunteer with the SFU Camps Program for an awesome summer experience! You must be dedicated, enthusiastic and at least 14 years old. Volunteer applications will be accepted from March - April each year. For more information, please visit sfu.ca/camps.

 

ADD SOME EXTRAS

PRE or POST CAMP CARE | Need to drop off your camper early or pick up a bit later? See Page 3 for more details.

LUNCH OPTION | Add a lunch, including a sandwich, snacks of your choice, and juice. Lunch options available for select camps only. Find out more on Page 4.

FIT 2 GO PASS | Something for the Summer Camp Parent! Access our Group Fitness classes or work out in our world class, 12,000 sq foot Fitness Centre before or after you drop off your camper from 8:30am to 5:30pm. All of this for only $12 per week. Contact SFU Camps in person or over the phone, (778) 782-4965

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ABOUT OUR CAMPS SPORT CAMPS | Sport Camps offer quality instruction by SFU’s varsity athletes and highly regarded coaching staff or equivalent.

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(778) 782-4965

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