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Heat Sport Camps and Jr. Heat program registrations are now open for summer youth activities. Sign up now to reserve your spot!

BASKETBALL | VOLLEYBALL | RJTW | CYCLING | RUNNING | GOLF 

Learn sport-specific technical skills and tactical elements while increasing fitness and having fun! In a challenging and positive, practice-based environment, our coaches and UBCO Heat student-athletes will provide young athletes with the tools to take their sport to the next level.  


basketball camp

UBCO HEAT BASKETBALL CAMPS

The 2022 Heat Summer Basketball Camps are led by current players and members of the UBCO Heat coaching staff. This camp focuses on the fundamental skills of basketball through a variety of drills, activities, team-play and games. Campers will focus on agility, balance, coordination and speed. Our instructors encourage healthy competition and daily skill development in a positive and engaging learning environment that aims to always be fun and skill-based. All campers will receive a UBCO Heat basketball t-shirt.

2022 UBCO HEAT BASKETBALL CAMPS
JUNIOR GIRLS CAMP | Grades 7-9 | Jul 18-22 | MORNING Session 1: 9am-noon | $200 

 REGISTER FOR BASKETBALL CAMPS

SENIOR GIRLS CAMP | Grades 10-12 | Jul 18-22 | AFTERNOON Session 2: 1pm-4pm | $210
JUNIOR BOYS CAMP | Grades 7-9 | Jul 25-29 | MORNING Session 1: 9am-noon | $200
SENIOR BOYS CAMP | Grades 10-12 | Jul 25-29 | AFTERNOON Session 2: 1pm-4pm | $210
JUNIOR GIRL'S & BOY'S CAMP | Grades 7-9 | Aug 8-12 | FULL DAY: 9am-3pm | $325

Please note that "grade" represents grade entering September 2022

 


volleyball camp

UBCO HEAT VOLLEYBALL CAMPS

This camp will emphasize fundamental volleyball skills in a fun, positive, game-like learning environment. Instructors for this camp will be student athletes and coaches of the UBC Okanagan Heat Varsity Volleyball Team. These fun-filled camps are packed with technical learning and a high volume of contacts to help you become a better volleyball player.  We will also provide tactical information appropriate for each age and skill level. All campers will receive a Heat Volleyball T-shirt.

 

2022 UBCO VOLLEYBALL CAMPS
JUNIOR GIRLS & BOYS CAMP | Grades 7-9 | July 11-15 | MORNING 9am-noon | $200

REGISTER FOR VOLLEYBALL CAMPS

SENIOR GIRLS & BOYS CAMP | Grades 10-12 | July 11-15 | AFTERNOON 1pm-4pm | $210
HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS & BOYS CAMP | Grades 7-12 | Aug 15-19 | FULL DAY | 9am-4pm | $350
JUNIOR GIRLS & BOYS CAMP | Grades 7-9 | Aug 22-26 | MORNING 9am-noon | $200
SENIOR GIRLS & BOYS CAMP | Grades 10-12 | Aug 22-26 | AFTERNOON 1pm-4pm | $210

 


UBCO HEAT RJTW, CYCLING & RUNNING CAMPS

"Run, Jump, Throw, Wheel" (RJTW)

RJTW is a national program developed by Athletics Canada that teaches fundamental movement skills and physical literacy for children 6-12 years of age. Our coaches are specifically trained to teach the fundamentals of running, jumping, throwing and wheeling, using Track & Field inspired games, activities and skill challenges. 

Cycling

Geared toward young riders who can already ride a pedal bike and are looking for ways to improve their riding and safety skills, our experienced cycling coaches will take riders through challenging obstacle courses, ramps and other technical elements while tackling the trails and bike paths around UBCO. 

Running

Perfect for runners wanting to get the most out of their upcoming high school season, this camp is geared towards committed runners who want to kick start their fitness and become the best runners they can be. With daily workouts, hills and tempo runs, we will incorportate sessions that focus on strength training, stretching, recovery, sports psych and nutrition. All participating athletes should have experience in running and be confident in their abilities to run 5-10 km. 

2022 RJTW, CYCLING, RUNNING CAMPS

GIRLS & BOYS "RUN, JUMP, THROW, WHEEL" CAMP | Grades 1-6 | July 4-8 | MORNING 8:30am-noon | $200 CLOSED

GIRLS & BOYS "RUN, JUMP, THROW, WHEEL" CAMP | Grade 1-6 | July 11-15 | MORNING 8:30am-noon | $200 

GIRLS & BOYS CYCLING CAMP | Grades 1-4 | Aug 8-12 | MORNING 8:30am-noon | $200 CLOSED

GIRLS & BOYS CYCLING CAMP | Grades 1-4 | Aug 15-19 | MORNING 8:30am-noon | $200

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS & BOYS CROSS COUNTRY CAMP | Grades 7-12 | Aug 22-26 | MORNING 8:30am-3:00pm | $350 CLOSED

REGISTER FOR RJTW, CYCLING

* Please note that "grade" represents grade entering September 2022

  Are you visiting from out of town for a UBCO Heat Sport Camp this summer? UBCO Housing and Accommodations is offering a 5% discount to sport camp registrants for their convenient accommodations located right on campus. To receive book your room, please call    1.888.316.8666 and quote the following rate code OASCS22 (UBCO Athletics Summer Camps participants) to receive the discounted rate.

  Check out the range studio, group and family-style rooms available on the accommodations website: https://okanagan.ubcconferences.com/accommodations/room-types/

 

 

2022 UBCO JR. HEAT GOLF CAMPS & TOUR

Register now and hit the links this summer for the Jr. Heat Golf Tour, organized by the UBCO Okanagan Heat and summer golf camps in partnership with the Okanagan Golf Club! The Tour will consist of available registration dates for 10 different Saturdays at 7 different courses in Kelowna, West Kelowna, Armstrong and Vernon locations. This program is an introduction to tournament golf for children ages 6-14. The tour will consist of:

  • 9-hole competition for ages 6,7 & 8,9
  • 18-hole competition for ages 10,11 & 12,13
  • Stableford points system (max 8 shots per hole)

Participants may register themselves for each of the 10 tour events individually, register for multiple dates, or for every date on the tour schedule.

 

GIRLS AND BOYS GOLF CAMPS | Ages 7-14 | Weekly, June 27-Sep 1 | FULL DAY | 10am-3pm (lunch included) | $439.95 

REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

 

UBCO JR. HEAT TOUR DATES (click links below to REGISTER)

  1. Sat, Apr 16, 2022 | Michaelbrook Golf Club | Kelowna
    • registration closes Sat, Apr 9
  2. Sat, May 7, 2022 | Mission Creek Golf Club | Kelowna
    • registration closes Sat, April 30
  3. Sat, May 21, 2022 | The Pinnacle Course at Gallagher's Canyon | Kelowna
    • registration closes Sat, May 14
  4. Sat, Jun 4, 2022 | Spallumcheen Golf & Country Club | Vernon
    • registration closes Thu, Jun 2
  5. Sat, Jun 18, 2022 | Overlander Golf Club | Armstrong
    • registration closes Sat, Jun 11
  6. Sat, Jul 2, 2022 | Hillview Golf Club | Vernon
    • registration closes Sat, Jun 25
  7. Sat, Jul 16, 2022 | Mission Creek Golf Club | Kelowna
    • registration closes Sat, Jul 9
  8. Sat, Jul 30, 2022 | Michaelbrook Golf Club | Kelowna
    • registration closes Sat, Jul 23
  9. Sat, Aug 13, 2022 | Two Eagles Golf Course & Academy | West Kelowna
    • registration closes Sat, Aug 6
  10. Sat, Aug 28, 2022 | Hillview Golf Club | Vernon
    • registration closes Sat, Aug 20

 

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Camp Location

UBC Okanagan Athletics and Recreation
3211 Athletics Court
Kelowna, BC

Directions 
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Facilties


Contact Us

Heat Sport Camp Info & Registration Assistance:

Layne McDougall
Manager, Campus Recreation
Tel 250.807.9174
Email layne.mcdougall@ubc.ca

Jr. Heat Program Info & Registration Assistance:

Russell Willms
Competitive Sport Club & Community Program Coordinator
Tel 250.807.8597
Email russell.willms@ubc.ca

Basketball Info:

Bobby Mitchell
Head Coach, Women's Heat Basketball:  
Email robert.mitchell@ubc.ca 

Clay Pottinger
Head Coach, Men's Heat Basketball:
Email clayton.pottinger@ubc.ca

Volleyball Info:

Steve Manuel
Head Coach, Women's Volleyball
Email steve.manuel@ubc.ca   

Brad Hudson 
Head Coach, Men's Volleyball
Email brad.hudson@ubc.ca

Golf Info:

Clay Stothers
Head Coach, Heat Golf:  
Email clay.stothers@ubc.ca 


More youth opportunities at UBC Okanagan:

Get involved with UBC Okanagan through our various programs!

UBC's Okanagan Campus Summer Programs and Camps

Jr. Heat Basketball
Jr. Heat Cross Country (XC) Running
Jr. Heat Golf
Jr. Heat Rugby
Jr. Heat Soccer
Jr. Heat Volleyball

Camp Features
  • Ideal athlete-to-coach ratio and consistent, personal interaction with UBCO Heat coaching staff members and student athletes.
  • Concentration on sport fundamentals
  • Daily games and contests, including shooting contests

Registration

Registration fee covers the cost of camp instruction. Athletes/parents must log-in to their online account (returning campers) or create a new user account (first-time campers) to register online with a credit card. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis and space is limited, so register early. Late registrants within 2 weeks of camp start date may be accepted if there is space in the Camp. 


Refunds

Full registration refunds, minus a $25 administration fee, may be issued up to 2 weeks prior to the camp start date. Cancellations after this date due to medical reasons will require a doctor's note and will be dealt with on an individual basis. Absolutely no refund, for any reason, will be accepted after 12pm on the Friday prior (3 days before) to the camp start date.


What To Bring
  • Appropriate shoes (clean, non-marking shoes for indoor sports & field cleats for soccer), socks, shorts, and a t-shirt
  • Snacks and a refillable water bottle.
  • sunscreen and a change of clothing for RJTW, Running, Cycling Camps (outdoor camps)

Health and Fitness

Heat Sport Camps can be an intense physical experience. Applicants should come to camp in sound health and in a reasonable degree of fitness. While all reasonable care has been taken to ensure the safety of athletes, injuries may occur at athletic camps. Beyond providing first-line care, the UBC, the Department of Athletics & Recreation and it's camp coaches/ student athletes will not be liable for injuries.