2015 marks the 17th summer of The Nike Blue Dog Field Hockey Camp at Endicott College with Coach Galopim. This program is open to girls of all skill levels, ages 10-18. Both sessions cover all aspects of the game. Players are divided into groups based on prior experience for low player-to-coach ratio training sessions during the day and full scrimmages in the evenings. Position specific instruction is provided including goalie training. Teams are welcome! See team discount information in 'more details'.
A detailed camper registration packet containing check-in information, health/release forms, emergency contact info, and a list of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers in the Spring. Physical forms from within one year of camp are accepted and will be collected on the first day of camp.
What's included in the fee?
Overnight campers: Dormitory housing on campus and all meals are provided.
Extended Day campers (9am-9pm - except on ﬁrst and last day): Lunch and dinner are provided.
24-hour supervision is an important feature of every NIKE Field Hockey Camp. Staff members reside in campers’ quarters and participate in all activities.
*Please note, this information is subject to change.
Session I July 18-21
- Check-in: between 12:00-2:00pm on Saturday, July 18th at Stoneridge Hall
- Check-out: Graduation is at 11:30am on Tuesday, July 21st
Session II July 23-26
- Check-in: between 12:00-2:00pm on Thursday, July 23rd at Stoneridge Hall
- Check-out: Graduation is at 11:30am on Sunday, July 26th
Players Grouped By: Skill, age, years of experience
Evaluation: Written by coaching staff
Equipment Needed: Hockey stick, water bottle, mouth guard, shin guards, court and turf shoes and goalies must bring full goalie protective equipment
Facility: Campers train on turf fields. If it rains, there are indoor courts available
Dorm: Stoneridge Hall
Campers Per Room: 2
Roommates: Guaranteed if requested 14 days prior to camp
Linens: Not provided
Air Conditioning: YES
Key Deposit: $25 – Bring a check made out to US Sports
Spending Money: $40 a week
Medical Facility: 2 athletic trainers are on-site and a doctor is on-call for emergencies
Evening Activities: swimming, skit night, pick-up games, board games, movies
Extra Nights/Weekend Stayover: None at this location
Closest Airport: Boston's Logan International Airport
Transportation: Not Provided
Note: There tends to be traffic on weekends because of traffic to local beaches. Please plan accordingly.
If eight or more campers register together, as a group by mail or fax, each camper will receive a $30 discount. Click “Get Brochure” above and print the application. All applications must be received at the same time via mail or fax. If all members of your group pay with a Visa or MasterCard, feel free to fax your applications to 415-479-6061 to expedite processing. Late or individual registrations are not eligible to receive the group discount. Discount does not apply to team only camps.
Endicott College, a scenic campus located on the coast north of Boston. Campers utlize the Sports Science and Fitness Center, turf playing fields, and grass fields during camp. Campers are encouraged to enjoy the college’s many amenites, including the weight room instructions. All activities are fully supervised.
Endicott College is also hosting a Nike Lacrosse Camp this summer. For more information, click on the link.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 7:00 am Wake-up, shower
- 7:30 am Breakfast
- 8:45 am Stretching, warm-up
- 9:00 am Skills/small game tactics
- 11:30 Rest/individual help
- 12:20 Lunch
- 2:00 Warm-up
- 2:15 Skills session
- 4:45 Rest/dinner
- 6:15 Games
- 8:30 Pick-up hockey
- 10:00 Campers to rooms
- 10:30 Lights out