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OUTDOOR GAMES

Grades 3–8 | Afternoons 1–3 July 1-5

The Friends Academy outdoor games clinic offers boys and girls entering grades 3 through 8 an opportunity to enjoy some of the most popular outdoor activities. From Capture the Flag to Kick Ball to Kick the Can, the Outdoor Games Clinic utilizes the entire 65-acre campus, which includes three full playing fields, wooded trails, and more. Instructed by Keegan and friends.

Cost: $120/week

VOLLEYBALL CLINIC

Grades 4-8 | Afternoons 1–3 July 2-6

This camp is designed to assist players with the basic skills of volleyball, including: proper technique, passing, setting, hitting, and basic game play. The skills will be practiced in the forms of drills, exercises, and games. Every player at camp will have the chance to learn every skill, making the camp one of the best experiences for beginning and younger players.

Cost: $120/week

CHALLENGER SPORTS international SOCCER CAMP

Full Day 9–3 or Half Day 9–12 July 8-12

We are partnering with Challenger Sports again this year to bring you top-level coaches and an amazing soccer curriculum. The early mastery of core technical skills is one of the most important elements in the development of youth soccer players. The more time the players spend in contact with the ball as they learn and develop core skills, the quicker they will master them and the better they will be at executing them in their games. Challenger Sports has amazing coaches (with awesome accents!) who run innovative practices that will achieve these goals, all with a unique cultural twist. It all combines for a one-of-a-kind camp experience! You can register for this camp with our brochure, or online at challengersports.com. In addition to the FA Camp t-shirt, all participants will receive a free soccer ball, a challenger camp t-shirt, and if you register online with Challenger Sports before June 8th, a Challenger Sports British Soccer Jersey.

Cost: Full Day $280/week | Half Day $200/week

Full Day ages 8–18 Half Day Ages 6–16

Martial Arts

Grades 2-6 | Afternoons 1–3 July 22-26

This program is geared toward beginners, providing an introduction to Martial Arts. It is designed to combine Karate with fun character building activities. Each day begins with fitness and martial arts training, and finishes with a variety of super fun, karate oriented activities like capture the obi, crab soccer, and team building games! The campers will also design and personalize their own Martial Arts journal. This camp is perfect for ages 7 and up and is a great way to introduce your child to martial arts, provide daily fitness, and have lots of fun.

Cost: $130/week

FENCING

Ages 10–14 | Mornings 9–12 July 29-August 2

Do something extraordinary with instructors from the Rhode Island Fencing Academy! Fencing is a fun, safe sport that hones mind and body through a disciplined blend of determination, skill and competitiveness. Summer camp beginners develop a solid foundation of skills, while experienced fencers greatly improve performance. Using a wide range of bouting and fencing-specific games and drills, this program for children develops coordination, concentration, self-esteem and etiquette. By conquering physical and mental challenges, students will grow in confidence and technical proficiency. Many past RIFAC summer camp participants have gone on to win regional and national medals; others occupy top positions in the US Youth standings. Don’t miss out on this unique learning experience.

Cost: $220/week

ARCHERY

Grades 4–8 | Afternoons 1–3 July 29-August 2

Our archery program offers children a unique opportunity to experience the joy of shooting a bow as well as learning about different disciplines of the sport. Each day we will start off with a focus on range rules, safety commands and developing proper form, correct muscle memory, confidence and enhanced concentration. We will also review the types of bows and other archery equipment used for this sport. Scoring techniques will be taught and the children will have the opportunity to shoot at fun targets such as balloons and watermelons. We will also discuss ethical hunting practices and wildlife management. Our Instructor is a Level One certified archery instructor.

Cost: $150/week