Sport Development Camps

Coming Summer of 2018

Ball Hockey Camp (Ages 8-9 and 10-12)

Suited to the camper who loves hockey and wants to learn the skills that go with ball hockey. The morning sessions focus on hockey-specific skills and drills and the afternoon consists of playing ball hockey, active games and swimming sessions. Participants are required to bring their own floor hoc

Victory Basketball Camp (Ages 8-13)

Our basketball comprehensive camps consists of a variety of teaching approaches with a focus on the skill development of each player.  All participants learn strategies and skills for every position of the game! This camp will be led by the UVic Vikes varsity head coaches and varsity student-athletes through age-appropriate progressions and games.  All participants receive a Vikes basketball and camp shirt. Select days will include swim sessions. A specific girls camp will be held Aug. 14-18.

Mini Vikes Basketball Camp (Ages 5-7 yrs)

Mini Vikes basketball camp is developed with the beginner basketball player in mind! Mini Vikes are introduced to the fundamentals of the sport of basketball with a focus on passing, shooting, defence, dribbling and rebounding. Vikes basketball coaches will lead the camp through a progression of innovative drills and fun modified games.  All participants receive a Vikes basketball and t-shirt.

Cheer Camp (Ages 11-15)

Cheer camp will introduce participants to the fun and excitement of cheerleading. This camp is led by members of the Vikes Cheer team and will introduce participants to dances, jumps, cheers, tumbling, team building and more!

Ice Hockey Camp (Ages 7-8 & 9-10 )

Vikes Summer Camps and the UVic Hockey Club are proud to offer a summer ice hockey camp for boys & girls aged 7-10. Groups will be split into the traditional levels of Novice (7/8) & Atom (9/10).  Players should have at least one year of minor hockey experience. Each camper will receive a coach’s evaluation, training tips for future improvement, a water bottle and a hockey jersey.

Ice Hockey – Goalie Specific Camp (Ages 7- 10 & 11-14)

Join the UVic Hockey Club for this exciting co-ed goalie camp! This full-day program offers two hours of on-ice instruction each day. Participants will work on basic movement, puck tracking, situational tactics, save selection and learning the necessary skills to read the shot – all of which will contribute to greater success as an ice hockey goalie. Skills coached include stance, rebound control, puck tracking, sliding, skating, puck handling, speed, control and positioning. Each participant will receive a coach’s evaluation, camp t-shirt, water bottle and a hockey jersey!

Multi-sports Camp (ages 6-8 & 9-12)

Multi-sport campers will enjoy a fun-packed week in an environment where they can not only develop a wider range of sporting skills but also develop teamwork and interpersonal skills at the same time.  Participants will experience at least 4 different sports per week including these options: basketball, soccer, touch rugby, squash, tennis, and volleyball. Select days will include swimming sessions.

Co-ed Soccer Camp (Ages 8-16)

Vikes soccer camps are geared to all levels of soccer enthusiasts. Campers will be grouped by age and skill level in the morning, focusing on the fundamentals of the sport. Lunch hour features World Cup videos and a skills competition. Afternoons will be dedicated to the infamous ‘World Cup’ tournament. Select days will include swimming sessions. All participants receive a coach’s evaluation, an official Vikes camp shirt and a camp soccer ball.

Mini Vikes Soccer Camp (Ages 5-7)

A morning-only soccer camp just perfect for our youngest soccer enthusiast! Participants engage in skills, drills and games with a focus on fun and fundamentals. Participants receive a coaches evaluation, camp shirt and soccer ball.


Racquet Sort Camp

Participants will develop skills and learn the rules of play in tennis, badminton, squash and table tennis in a fun and challenging environment with Vikes racquet sport leaders. Select days will include swimming sessions.  All racquets and balls are supplied.

Squash Camp (Ages 10-13)

A great opportunity for children to learn the basics of squash!  Camp instructors will lead the participants through warm up, skill development, drills and match play. No experience necessary. Squash racquets and eye-protection will be provided.

Swimming Camp (Ages 8-12)

Vikes Swimming Camp introduces participants to the arena of competitive swimming. Experienced coaches lead the campers in stroke improvement, swim games, swim fitness and dry land skills. Campers will receive opportune feedback via under/over water videos. Afternoon sessions will include games and sports and on select days a fun swim.  Participants must be able to swim 50 meters or be a Lightning Fast 3/Red Cross Level 6 or higher.

Tennis Camp (Ages 8-13)

Campers will be instructed in all areas of tennis play (technical, tactical, physical and mental) and will participate in fundamental games and activities to ensure a healthy balance of development. Select days will include swimming sessions. All equipment is provided.

Track and Field Camp (ages 5-7 and 8-14)

Vikes track and field camp offers an introduction to a wide range of running, jumping and throwing events (sprints, middle distance, steeple chase, high jump, long jump and throws) with a focus on progressive skill development in a fun environment.  Campers will be grouped by age. Select days will include swimming sessions.

Volleyball Camp (ages 10-13)

This full day volleyball camp is designed for middle school aged participants who wish to develop skills and strategies for both beach and indoor volleyball in a fun and challenging environment.  Each day will include instruction on both the outdoor sand volleyball courts and indoor gym floor courts. Select days will include swimming sessions.