UCI Campus Recreation - Summer Camps - Anteater Rec Camps


Summer Camps 2014
  • Youth Archery Camp
  • Youth Badminton Camp
  • Youth Cooking Camp
  • Youth Fencing Camp
  • Youth/Teen Rock Climbing Camp
  • Youth/Teen High Ropes Camp
Archery Summer Camp (ages 8 - 14) UCI Campus Recreation - Archery Summer Camp Picture
  Fees: $125 ARC Member
$150 Non ARC Member
  Days/Times
Please call Campus Recreation Services
(949-824-3738) to be placed on the Wait List

July 7 - July 11 (9am - 12pm) - CAMP FULL
July 14 - July 18 (9am - 12pm) - CAMP FULL
July 21 - July 25 (9am - 12pm) - CAMP FULL
July 28 - August 1 (9am - 12pm) - CAMP FULL
  Location: ARC Back Court Gym
  Description: Learn to handle a bow and arrow like an Olympic champion at our “indoor” archery range.  UCI Archery Club coach Edward Kim and his staff of collegiate archers will teach the fundamentals of archery.  All equipment is provided.

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Badminton Summer Camp (ages 8 - 14) UCI Campus Recreation - Badminton Summer Camp Picture
  Fees: $125 ARC Member
$150 Non-ARC Member
  Days/Times July 7 - July 11 (1pm - 4pm)
July 14 - July 18 (9am - 12pm) - CAMP FULL
July 21 - July 25 (1pm - 4pm)
July 28 - August 1 (9am - 12pm)
  Location: ARC Main Gym Court 3
  Description: Join UCI Badminton Club Coach, Daniel Commins and his collegiate staff for a fun filled day of Badminton!  Campers will learn the rules of singles, doubles, and mixed events as well as the fundamentals of racquet grip, racquet strokes, and proper footwork.

This camp is great for students with some experience or those learning for the first time. All equipment (racquets and shuttles) is provided.

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Cooking College (ages 8 - 16) UCI Campus Recreation - Cooking Summer Camp Picture
  Fees: $150 ARC member
$175 Non ARC Member
  Days/Times July 7 - July 11 (9am - 12pm) - CAMP FULL
July 7 - July 11 TEEN (1pm - 4pm)/12 - 16 year olds
July 14 - July 18 (1pm - 4pm) - CAMP FULL
July 21 - July 25 (9am - 12pm) - CAMP FULL
July 28 - August 1 (1pm - 4pm) - CAMP FULL
  Location: ARC Kitchen & Classroom
  Description: Enroll in Cooking College and take a culinary journey with Chef Jessica VanRoo, UCI's Culinary Coordinator and her staff of UCI Sous Chefs. Campers will learn to cook various types of meals in an environment that encourages discovery and creativity.

Camp is designed to familiarize students with healthy foods while they experience what it feels like to create and taste delicious recipes that they prepare. 

Teen Camp will allow older and experienced chefs to be even more creative with culinary creations!  Campers are encouraged to bring their favorite aprons or they may borrow one from our supply.  .  

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Fencing: En Garde! (ages 8 - 16) UCI Campus Recreation - Fencing Summer Camp Picture
  Fees: $125 ARC member
$150 Non ARC Member
  Days/Times July 7 - July 11 (1pm - 4pm) - CAMP FULL
July 14 - July 18 TEEN (9am - 12pm)/12 - 16 year olds
July 21 - July 25 (1pm - 4pm)
July 28 - August 1 (1pm - 4pm) - CAMP FULL
  Location: ARC Activity Annex
  Description: En Garde! Learn the Olympic sport of fencing with UCI Fencing Coaches Cory Price and Ati Seif. As an introductory camp, participants will learn the fundamentals of fencing, including footwork, blade work, rules, strategy, fencing tactics, and timing.

The camp will enhance agility, balance, build strength, and increase hand eye coordination, all in an extremely safe and dynamic manner. We promise you will never have more fun with a sword! No experience is necessary.

Teen Camp for ages 12 – 16. All equipment (mask, gloves, jacket and sword) is provided.       

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Altitude Adventure (ages 8 - 14) UCI Campus Recreation - Rock Climbing Summer Camp Picture
  Fees: $125 ARC member
$150 Non ARC member
  Days/Times July 7 - July 11 (9am - 12pm) - CAMP FULL
July 14 - July 18 (1pm - 4pm)
July 21 - July 25 (1pm - 4pm)
  Location: ARC Rock Wall
  Description: Altitude Adventure is the perfect choice for the adventurous child or teen looking for some fun up in the air. Altitude Adventures maximizes FUN and emphasizes the basics of rock climbing on our 35' indoor Rock Wall. Campers will participate daily in roped climbing, climbing practice drills, knot tying, climbing games and challenges, belay skills and even have a chance to try rappelling down the wall! Techniques and skills learned will help improve balance, strength, and confidence.

The Altitude Adventure Climbing camp is led by Doug Tully, UCI's Outdoor Adventures Coordinator, and his staff of experienced climbing instructors.  All climbing equipment is provided.

No experience necessary! Our rock wall has easy, medium and difficult sections to challenge all climbing levels and abilities. Please have a conversation with younger climbers about what will be involved for a week of rock climbing. Minimum weight is 40 lbs.

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High Ropes (ages 12 - 16)  
  Fees: $125 ARC member
$150 Non ARC member
  Days/Times July 14 - July 18 TEEN (1pm - 4pm) - CAMP FULL
  Location: ARC Odyssey Course
  Description: Looking for some adventure?  Want to learn about your leadership style?  Want to overcome your fear of heights (or public speaking)?  Our High Ropes and Leadership Camp will give you the opportunity to do all of these!  The Odyssey High Ropes Course, standing 50 feet high and 360 feet long, will inspire you to support one another, communicate effectively, problem-solve efficiently, and build cohesive relationships.  And our 120 foot zip line is always our favorite part of the day. 

This camp is not just about challenging your fear of heights; it’s about learning valuable skills on how to lead.   Team Challenge director, Drew McCrary and his staff of Ropes course facilitators will take you through team building activities (both on the ground, and on the high ropes course), and they will teach you how to lead them as well.

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ANTEATER REC SUMMER CAMPS

General Information
ARC Summer Camp Programs are designed for youth from 8 – 14 years old and Teen Camp is for ages 12 - 16 years old. Participants will be grouped according to age and ability. Beginning level campers are welcome. No experience required for participation in any of the programs offered. A supervised lunch hour is included with full day campers, lunch not provided.

Pre & Post Care
Warm Up (morning care) will be available in the morning from 7:30am-9:00am. Cool Down (evening care) will be available in afternoons from 4:00pm-5:30pm. $30 for the week whether you use Warm Up, Cool Down or both. Cost covers entire week whether you use one day or all five.

Registration Information

Discounts
If you register for a full day or multiple sessions at the same time, you receive a $5 per camp discount.