Nike Sports Camps at James Gardens

Nike Sports Camps at James Gardens

Come join a session of Nike Tennis Camps at James Gardens in Etobicoke. Our Nike Tennis Camps offer tennis and multisport instruction from certified professional coaches who want to help young athletes improve their game and get better this summer.

Nike Sports Camp at James Gardens combines tennis instruction, supervised match play, and multi-sport activities from a top-notch coaching staff.  In addition to our sport focus, campers will also enjoy an array of traditional camp games and recreational activities. 

Highlights Include

  • 6 hrs of Multi-Sport programming daily including tennis, soccer, dodgeball and more!
  • Daily Instruction from Certified Coaches; 1:6-8 teacher to student ratio
  • Half Day and Full Day programs available for ages 4-14 of all skill levels
  • Every camper receives Nike Sports Camps T-shirt and other Nike Prizes
  • Daily cool treat
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Dates & Prices

Meet Camp Coaches

Zach Budd
Co-Director

Zach Budd

Zach Budd has been a certified tennis professional for over 10 years. Since 2005, he has taught tennis in Bradford, Toronto, St Catharines, and Waterloo, Ontario. Zack is always looking to improve, find new opponents and enjoys bringing new ideas to help his participants learn and foster a love for the game. From teaching kids to adults, Zach brings his enthusiasm to people of all...

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From teaching kids to adults, Zach brings his enthusiasm to people of all ages and skill levels. Helping participants while they are learning to find the right balance of challenging and fun game and drill ideas is at the heart of every lesson. Making sure each individual is learning and engaged helps the group overall to remain enthusiastic, adding to the experience and creating a fun atmosphere for all participants. 

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Kristy Piper
Co-Director

Kristy Piper

"Piper" is thrilled to be celebrating her 4th year as a part of the Sports Camps Canada team.  She has been working internationally in activity/sport based camps, camp management, and children's entertainment for over 15 years. Having worked with all ages and skill levels around the world, she loves being able to share her knowledge, experience, and 

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personality with campers and parents alike. Piper strives to deliver a safe, exciting, and memorable experience for all campers while ensuring they are learning, growing and having fun!  

Camp Details

Early Bird Special:

EARLYBIRDFD for $100 off Full Day sessions and EARLYBIRDHD for $50 off Half Day sessions. This discount increases with the number of campers and weeks you select. Take advantage now until October 7th, 2018.

Nike Sports Camps are offering 9 weeks of Summer Camp at James Gardens. With a focus on Tennis, Soccer, Dodgeball, and more, students will not only learn vital athletic skills but will also have the opportunity to make new friends and have a blast outdoors! James Gardens caters to many sports and camp games that we will play throughout the week. 

Before Care and After Care available 8:00 a.m - 9:00 a.m. & 4:00 p.m - 6:00 p.m.
Nike Sports Camp Premier Sports Program offering instruction in Tennis, Soccer, Wide Games, and more.

In the case of INCLEMENT WEATHER (rain or any extreme weather conditions), we will be utilizing the indoor facility located at the James Gardens Lawn Bowling Club.

More Important Camp Details

Campers can choose between Full Day (9:00am-4:00pm), Half Day AM (9:00am-12:00pm) and Half Day PM (1:00pm-4:00pm). Please note: All sessions are 5-days long, except for the weeks noted below that are 4-days long.

The Half Day program will consist of multi-sport activities, including a tennis portion, depending on the age and needs of the student. The Full Day program will have a great review of skills with advanced teaching to those students attending. Fresh instructional games will be introduced to ensure students are always challenged. We will be conducting other activities such as dodgeball, capture the flag, arts & crafts, and several other camp activities to help develop creativity and promote play.

REGISTRATION PACKET

A detailed camper registration packet containing check-in location, camp specifics, and a list of things to bring, will be emailed to all campers prior to their camp date.  If you have any questions/inquiries please email info@sportscampscanada.com. 

OUR VALUED INSTRUCTORS

Nike Tennis Camps instructors are all experienced and trained tennis professionals that are chosen not just for their extensive teaching backgrounds, but also because of their energetic and positive personalities. Most of our instructors have played tennis competitively and/or have varsity experience. In addition, all Nike Tennis Camps instructors are friendly, patient and excited to teach your child. The best sports experience starts with a great instructor and we promise to provide you with skilled and helpful instructors that will guide your child through their training.

*Please note, this information is subject to change.

Facilities

James Gardens is connected to the Humber River pedestrian and cycling trail and is home to broad lawns, nature trails, and the James Gardens Tennis Club. With the use of 4 Hard Courts and the Lawn Bowling Clubhouse in the case of inclement weather, this is the perfect venue to run our camp. 

Sample Daily Schedule

  • 8am-9am Before Care
  • 9am -10am Warm-up, Stroke Technique Intro, Tennis drills and Games
  • 10am-10:15 Snack/drink break
  • 10:15 - 11am Review skill and incorporate into games or or multi-sport activities (depending on age/court)
  • 11am-Noon Cool treat , Cardio sport (soccer, basketball, handball, dodgeball, etc…)
  • Noon - 1pm Lunch
  • 1pm - 4 pm ** Full-day summer camp schedule will have several new games and advanced skills introduced with similar timing of the day’s activities.
  • 4pm-4:15pm Cool-down & Half Day Campers sign-out
  • 4pm-6pm After Care

Camper Reviews

Jordan L. Junior

  • 5/5.
First camp experience was great

This was my daughter’s very first camp experience having just finished Junior Kindergarten the week before. Her initial shyness was quickly overcome by the welcoming staff and a full day of activities. When I went to pick her up at the end of the first day, she didn’t want to leave and was eager to return every day for the rest of the week. Despite the extremely hot temperatures she had a great time and looks forward to returning next summer.

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  • 5/5.

Our 4 year old daughter attended for this first time and we were extremely pleased with the results. The camp was conveniently located and offered an early drop-off and after camp care for parents who worked a regular work day. She also insisted on playing tennis the weekend after camp ended to show us what she learned. We are definitely sending her back next summer!

Parent

  • 5/5.
Loved the tennis instruction

My kids loved all the tennis they played and the counsellors.

Parent

  • 5/5.
Epic Experience

This was the first ever summer camp for my 6 year-old and he seemed to become more mature and confident after just one week! He is showing me what he learned as if he was the instructor and I was a camper! The instructors seemed well trained and professional with lots of tricks up their sleeves to keep kids engaged and having fun. I recommend this camp to any kids who are at a beginner or intermediate level in tennis and want to improve their game and have fun.

Camp Dates & Prices

Programs: Jr. Camp - All Skills
Age Group: 4 - 14
Gender: Co-Ed
HST is included in the price of camp
Full Day 9:00AM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $315.00
Availability: Open

AM Half Day 9:00AM - 12:00PM (includes HST) $180.00
Availability: Open

PM Half Day 1:00PM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $180.00
Availability: Open

* Please note, times may vary on the first and last day of camp.
Programs: Jr. Camp - All Skills
Age Group: 4 - 14
Gender: Co-Ed
HST is included in the price of camp
Full Day 9:00AM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $385.00
Availability: Open

AM Half Day 9:00AM - 12:00PM (includes HST) $265.00
Availability: Open

PM Half Day 1:00PM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $265.00
Availability: Open

* Please note, times may vary on the first and last day of camp.
Programs: Jr. Camp - All Skills
Age Group: 4 - 14
Gender: Co-Ed
HST is included in the price of camp
Full Day 9:00AM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $385.00
Availability: Open

AM Half Day 9:00AM - 12:00PM (includes HST) $265.00
Availability: Open

PM Half Day 1:00PM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $265.00
Availability: Open

* Please note, times may vary on the first and last day of camp.
Programs: Jr. Camp - All Skills
Age Group: 4 - 14
Gender: Co-Ed
HST is included in the price of camp
Full Day 9:00AM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $385.00
Availability: Open

AM Half Day 9:00AM - 12:00PM (includes HST) $265.00
Availability: Open

PM Half Day 1:00PM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $265.00
Availability: Open

* Please note, times may vary on the first and last day of camp.
Programs: Jr. Camp - All Skills
Age Group: 4 - 14
Gender: Co-Ed
HST is included in the price of camp
Full Day 9:00AM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $385.00
Availability: Open

AM Half Day 9:00AM - 12:00PM (includes HST) $265.00
Availability: Open

PM Half Day 1:00PM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $265.00
Availability: Open

* Please note, times may vary on the first and last day of camp.
Programs: Jr. Camp - All Skills
Age Group: 4 - 14
Gender: Co-Ed
Full Day 9:00AM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $315.00
Availability: Open

AM Half Day 9:00AM - 12:00PM (includes HST) $180.00
Availability: Open

PM Half Day 1:00PM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $180.00
Availability: Open

* Please note, times may vary on the first and last day of camp.
Programs: Jr. Camp - All Skills
Age Group: 4 - 14
Gender: Co-Ed
HST is included in the price of camp
Full Day 9:00AM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $385.00
Availability: Open

AM Half Day 9:00AM - 12:00PM (includes HST) $265.00
Availability: Open

PM Half Day 1:00PM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $265.00
Availability: Open

* Please note, times may vary on the first and last day of camp.
Programs: Jr. Camp - All Skills
Age Group: 4 - 14
Gender: Co-Ed
HST is included in the price of camp
Full Day 9:00AM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $385.00
Availability: Open

AM Half Day 9:00AM - 12:00PM (includes HST) $265.00
Availability: Open

PM Half Day 1:00PM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $265.00
Availability: Open

* Please note, times may vary on the first and last day of camp.
Programs: Jr. Camp - All Skills
Age Group: 4 - 14
Gender: Co-Ed
HST is included in the price of camp
Full Day 9:00AM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $385.00
Availability: Open

AM Half Day 9:00AM - 12:00PM (includes HST) $265.00
Availability: Open

PM Half Day 1:00PM - 4:00PM (includes HST) $265.00
Availability: Open

* Please note, times may vary on the first and last day of camp.
For additional camp information and dates call us at 1-844-464-5372 we would be happy to help you.