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2020 Heat Sport Camp Information

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Heat Sports camps will begin offering a newly formatted summer camp that allows for physical distancing and follows emergency orders under the direction from the Province of British Columbia and Interior Health.  These camps will remain conditional on the Provincial government allowing these programs to be offered.

BASKETBALL | VOLLEYBALL

Learn sport-specific technical skills and tactical elements and increase fitness in our challenging and positive, practice-based environment. Coaching provided by nationally recognized UBC Okanagan Heat head and assistant coaches and skilled student athletes. 


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Basketball Camps

Junior/Senior Female Camp | Grades 6-12 | July 20 - 24 | Session 1 : 9am-noon | Session 2 : 1pm-4pm | $130 
Junior/Senior Male Camp | Grades 6-12 | July 27 - July 31 | Session 1 : 9am-noon | Session 2 : 1pm-4pm | $130

*Please note that "grade" represents the grade your camper will be entering in September 2020

| JOIN THE WAITLIST* |

*All participants will be contacted once the camp format is confirmed.


Basketball Camps are being re-imagined

Due to the impact of COVID-19, The 2020 Heat Basketball Camps has been modified to ½ day camp. We fully intend and are optimistic to offer our camps and encourage participants to join the waitlist for registration information. Once we have confirmed our format we will reach out to waitlist participants.

The modifications may include:

  • Camp capacity will be reduced to 20 allow for distancing and to minimize contact
  • Drop-off/pick-up will be in place, the parent will be asked to avoid entering indoor camp space
  • Hand sanitizer stations will be available to all parents/athletes upon arrival and departure from camp
  • Campers will need to bring their own ball (limited number available if you don’t have a ball)
  • Only able to register for one session of camp

Camp Emphasis on:

  • Camp participants need to maintain social distancing of 2 metres. (2 campers/hoop)
  • No scrimmages
  • Campers will be focusing on Agility, Balance, Coordination and Speed

We are working hard to ensure Heat Summer Camp is fun and skill-based.


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Volleyball Camps

Co-Ed Junior Camp | Grades 6-9 | Aug 17-21 | Session 1 : 9am-noon | Session 2 : 1pm-4pm | $165 
Co-Ed Senior Camp | Grades 10-12 | Aug 24-28 | Session 1 : 9am-noon | Session 2 : 1pm-4pm | $175 

*Please note that "grade" represents the grade your camper will be entering in September 2020

 | JOIN THE WAITLIST* |

*All participants will be contacted once the camp format is confirmed / If there aren’t enough participants, camps will not run.


Heat Volleyball Camps are being re-imagined

Due to the impact of COVID-19, The 2020 Heat Volleyball Camps have been modified to ½ day camps. We fully intend and are optimistic that our Heat Summer camps will run and encourage participants to join the waitlist for registration information. Once we have confirmed our camp format we will reach out to waitlist participants for registration.

As you have registered your athlete in our ‘full-day camp’, you are receiving this information prior to it going out on our community channels. I will be refunding you your camp registration over the next couple days. This will go back on your original form of payment.

You have a couple of options:
  1. You can select your camp of preference (am or pm camp) and I will register you onto the pre-waitlist.
  2. Wait until the information goes live and decide what you would like to do.

*please reply back with your preference*

The modifications may include:

  • Camp capacity will be reduced to 36 to allow for distancing and to minimize contact.
  • Drop-off/pick-up will be in place, parent will be asked to avoid entering indoor camp space.
  • Hand sanitizer stations will be available to all parents/athletes upon arrival and departure from camp
  • Hand sanitizer stations will be available to all parents/athletes upon arrival and departure from camp.
  • Campers are only able to register for one session of camp.

We are working hard to ensure Heat Summer Camp is fun and skill-based.


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July Half Day Volleyball Camps - Now Cancelled

Due to the impact of COVID-19 and the precautions that need to be put in place for our July ½ day camp, we have decided to cancel this camp.  We fully intend to have our August Volleyball camps operational but will determine whether these can be done safely.  If you are interested in signing up for our August Summer camp, please add yourself to our waitlist.  You will be contacted once camp has been opened for registration.


Camp Features

  • Ideal athlete to coach ratio and consistent, personal interaction with Heat coaches and student athletes.
  • Concentration on sport fundamentals
  • Daily games and contests, including shooting contests

Registration

Registration fee covers the cost of camp instruction. Athletes/parents must log-in to their online account (returning campers) or create a new user account (first-time campers) to register online with a credit card. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis and space is limited, so register early. Late registrants within 2 weeks of camp start date may be accepted if there is space in the Camp. 

Refunds

Full registration refunds, minus a $25 administration fee, may be issued up to 2 weeks prior to the camp start date. Cancellations after this date due to medical reasons will require a doctor's note and will be dealt with on an individual basis. Absolutely no refund, for any reason, will be accepted after 12pm on the Friday prior (3 days before) to the camp start date.

What To Bring

  • Please bring a basketball to basketball camp.
  • Appropriate shoes (clean, non-marking shoes for indoor sports & field cleats for soccer), socks, shorts, T-shirt, & water bottle
  • Lunch and snacks

Health and Fitness

Sport camps can be an intense physical experience. Applicants should come to camp in sound health and in a reasonable degree of fitness. While all reasonable care has been taken to ensure the safety of athletes, injuries may occur at athletic camps. Beyond providing first-line care, the UBC, the Department of Athletics & Recreation and it's camp coaches/ student athletes will not be liable for injuries.

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Camp Location

UBC Okanagan Athletics and Recreation
3211 Athletics Court
Kelowna, BC
Directions 
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Information & Registration Assistance

Contact one of our Recreation Coordinators:

Jennifer Callow
250.807.9319 | jennifer.callow@ubc.ca


More Summer Opportunities at UBC Okanagan:

Get involved with UBC Okanagan this summer and register for a summer camp or explore summer-time learning opportunities on campus.

UBC's Okanagan Campus Summer Programs and Camps

Play Here, Stay Here:

Guest Accommodation at UBC Okanagan

Show proof of camp registration and receive 10% off.


For more Basketball Camp Information:

Bobby Mitchell
Head Coach, Women's Heat Basketball:  
Email: robert.mitchell@ubc.ca 

Clay Pottinger
Head Coach, Men's Heat basketball:
Email: clayton.pottinger@ubc.ca


For more Volleyball Camp Information:

Steve Manuel
Head Coach, Women's Volleyball
Email: steve.manuel@ubc.ca   

Brad Hudson 
Head Coach, Men's Volleyball
Email: brad.hudson@ubc.ca