TGS Camp Descriptions 2019

Below are descriptions of the camps being offered at The Geneva School during summer 2019.

Camps are limited this year due to the moving of campuses over the summer. We hope to offer a full listing again next year.

Fitness & Fun with Coach C (1st–5th grade) - BOYS & GIRLS

June 3–7

Camp Director: Shrell Chamberlain (TGS PE Teacher and Basketball Coach)
Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm
Cost: $155
Camp Limits: Max: 50 campers

Fitness and Fun Camp is designed for campers to explore different sports and games while being active and having FUN. Each day the students will explore a different sport/game in a large group environment, indoors and outdoors. Activities will include: Frisbee, scavenger hunt, kickball, Wiffle Ball, capture the flag, bowling, skating, and track & field. Each day, the students will also participate in team building activities and sports, snack time, and a sports devotion. Camp T-shirts, snacks, bowling & pizza, and awards are included in the cost.

This camp will take place at Aloma Bowl, Semoran Skateway, and The Geneva School upper school campus.

  • Monday – Outdoor games at the TGS upper school campus
  • Tuesday – Bowling at Aloma Bowl with lunch, 9-12, at Aloma Bowl, 2530 Aloma Avenue, Winter Park.
  • Wednesday – Outdoor games at the TGS upper school campus
  • Thursday – Outdoor games at the TGS upper school campus
  • Friday – Begin the day at the lower school campus and then at Semoran Skateway.

T-shirts are guaranteed only to campers who are registered by May 24.

Geneva Soccer Camp (1st–5th grade) - BOYS & GIRLS

June 10–14

Camp Director: Tracy Talesnick (TGS Girls Varsity Soccer Coach)
Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm
Cost: $135
Camp Limits: Max: 20

The soccer program at Geneva is strong, with district wins in the past few years for both the boys and girls varsity teams. This camp offers young athletes the chance to develop their game, with an eye to joining the ranks of the middle school and high school teams in the future!

TGS soccer camp (at the new upper school campus) will provide a fun environment to learn the basics and/or enhance the skills for those already playing the beautiful game of soccer. Campers will break into groups by skill and age to work on perfecting technical skills each morning, followed by small side games and scrimmage time each day. We believe in teaching fundamentals and encouraging players to have fun and enjoy the time with their peers on the pitch!

The camp is open to boys and girls and will be coached by TGS varsity girls soccer coach, and TGS parent, Tracy Talesnick. Coach Talesnick played college soccer and has been coaching both boys and girls for over fifteen years. She will also have some high school and/or college players assisting with coaching. This is an outdoor camp, but we will have a shaded area for water breaks. Please send your child with a water jug.

Knights Baseball Camp (5th–8th grade) - BOYS

June 17–21

Camp Director: Bob Down (TGS Varsity Baseball Coach)
Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm
Cost: $125
Camp Limits: Max: 50 campers

Coach Down and the Knights baseball staff will be covering all the bases at the 2019 Knights Baseball Camp at the upper school campus!

Skills covered will include fundamental infield drills with double plays and the famous gold glove competition, outfield drills, and batting practice. Scrimmage games will be played throughout the week. At the end of the week, awards will be presented for the gold glove champion and camper of the week. All campers will receive a T-shirt for their participation.

See you on the field!

T-shirts are guaranteed only to campers who are registered by June 7.

Geneva Tennis Camp (3rd–8th grade) - BOYS & GIRLS

June 24–28

Camp Director: Christopher Cox (TGS Girls Varsity Tennis Coach)
Time: 9:00–11:00 am
Cost: $125
Camp Limits: Max: 15 students

Geneva tennis camp at the upper school campus is a great way for young athletes to get an introduction to the game of tennis in an informative and fun environment. Whether this is a campers first time playing tennis or they have played before, this camp will help them learn and improve as well as enjoy exciting competition. Campers will practice and improve the fundamental shots (forehand, backhand, serve, and volleys) and then use those skills in exciting team games and competition. Water and plenty of shade will be provided on the Geneva upper school campus courts!

Coach Chris is a 2014 Geneva alum and a current varsity tennis coach, in addition to being USPTA and PTR certified.

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