Volleyball Alberta Summer Camps
Volleyball Alberta runs 4 weeks of volleyball camps every summer in the communities of Jasper and Sylvan Lake. Volleyball Alberta summer camps are for athletes who want to continue their development by improving their volleyball skills and knowledge. These summer camps fill extremely fast every year - be sure to register early! Due to COVID-19, Volleyball Alberta is not currently running programs. Will cancelled camps be re-scheduled? Sadly, no. We do not have the capacity to reschedule these summer camps in 2020.
Jasper Volleyball Camp (JVC)
Located in the majestic Rocky Mountains in the Jasper National Park town-site, JVC provides the best scenery for a summer camp. This developmental camp spans 6 days with an emphasis on the basic skills and fitness levels for all athletes. Each day is scheduled with approximately 6 hours of on-court instruction, 3 hours of game play, fitness activities, and classroom lectures.
Facilities - JVC takes place outdoors where you can absorb the breathtaking beauty of the incredible Rocky Mountains. The camp is based around the Jasper Activity Centre, the Jasper High School, and the Jasper Elementary School. The camp provides each live-in athlete with: a dining area, 3 full meals per day prepared by professional cooks, shower facilities, indoor & outdoor courts, lecture rooms, an athletic trainer and support staff.
**Detailed Information packages will be mailed out to registrants 2 weeks prior to Camps commencement.
Sylvan Lake Volleyball Camp (SLVC)
The Sylvan Lake Volleyball Camp is similar to JVC and takes place in the resort town of Sylvan Lake, Alberta (15 min west of Red Deer). The Sylvan Lake Volleyball Camp is a developmental camp spanning 6 days with an emphasis on the basic skills and fitness levels for all athletes. The days are split between grass sessions, indoor sessions & a couple of days at the beach! Daily schedules contains approximately 5 hours of on-court instruction and 2 hours of game play. Both the indoor game and the beach game will be covered.
Facilities - The Sylvan Lake Volleyball Camp takes place primarily outdoors on grass & sand courts at the pier with some indoor sessions. You will have ample time to take in the sights and sounds of one of Alberta's premiere resort towns. The camp provides each live-in athlete with: a dining area, 3 full meals per day prepared by professional cooks, shower facilities, indoor & outdoor courts, lecture rooms, an athletic trainer and support staff.
2020 Summer Camp Dates
2020 Camp Fees
Day Camper - $500.00+gst per week. The Day Camp includes all camp on-court sessions, classroom sessions, and planned social activities. Each athlete is responsible for his or her own meals and accommodations.
Live-in Camper - $700.00+gst per week . The Live-in Camp includes on-court sessions, classroom sessions, planned social activities, meals, and dormitory style accommodations
Refund Policy - A full refund (less a $35.00 administration fee) will be granted to any person withdrawing from the camp prior to June 1, 2020. A refund of $150.00 will be granted to any person withdrawing from the camp prior to June 14, 2019. After June 14, 2020 no refunds will be granted except in the case of injury with physician documentation, family crisis, or selection to a Volleyball Alberta Elite program. During camp, a refund of $50.00 per day missed will be given to live-in campers who leave due to injury or illness. No refund will be provided should they choose to remain at camp for the duration of the week.
Coaching Staff - The coaching staff for Volleyball Alberta Summer Camps consist of experienced University, College, and National Team coaches and players from within Canada, in addition to some International representatives. For example, Yuzo Fukuhara (International -Tsukuba University, Japan), Clement Lemeiux (Former Head Coach, Men's National Team), Young-Sun Lee (1984 Korean Olympian and professional player), and Fumitoshi Tokunaga (International, Budo University, Japan) have coached at Volleyball Alberta summer camps.
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Recreational Activities - Wednesday is the Camp's activity day. Athletes are encouraged to participate in recreational activities. Jasper activities include guided river rafting and swimming. The recreational activities are not included in the price of the camp. All activities are supervised.
Pre-Camp Information - Once you are registered for the camp, further details with regards to clothing, supplies and scheduling details will be e-mailed to you (usually in mid- May for JVC and mid-June for SLVC).