January 30, 2013
Nike Tennis Camps Returns to the University of Illinois for Summer 2013
Nike Tennis Camps, the largest camp network in the U.S., is pleased to announce it is returning to the University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign) for summer 2013. After a three year hiatus, Nike Tennis Camps is excited to be back on this amazing campus and working with renowned coach, Michelle Dasso, and her outstanding staff.
The Nike Tennis Camp at University of Illinois will host two week-long junior camps and will take place from June 23rd – 27th and July 21st-25th. Both Overnight and Day Camp options are available for boys & girls ages 9-18 and of all ability levels. Full Day Camps run from 8:30am – 4:00pm and include tennis instruction and lunch. In addition to the general camp sessions, we will include a special tournament training component during the first session and a high school program during the second session.
“We are thrilled to be back at the University of Illinois and working with such an outstanding coach as Michelle Dasso,” explains Wendy Shpiz, National Manager of the Nike Tennis Camps. “Michelle brings to the table not only years of coaching experience but a unique background as a top collegiate player. She understands what it takes to develop your game every step of the way.”
“I’m ecstatic to have Nike camps back at the University of Illinois this summer,” says Director Michelle Dasso. “The atmosphere and turnout has been electric in the past and I love the energy that Nike campers attract. “
In addition to junior sessions, the Nike Tennis Camp at University of Illinois is offering an adult weekend clinic June 28-30 designed for players 18 and older of all ability levels. Camp will run Friday from 12:00noon-8:30pm, Saturday: 8:30am-8:30pm (Includes Team Tennis Mixer on Saturday night) and Sunday: 8:30-11:30am.
Campers, Parents, and Coaches interested in the 2013 Nike Tennis Camp at University of Illinois can visit www.USSportscamps.com or call 1-800-645-3226.
About US Sports Camps
US Sports Camps (USSC), headquartered in San Rafael, California, is America’s largest sports camp network and the licensed operator of Nike Sports Camps. The company has offered summer camps since 1975 with the same mission that defines it today: to shape a lifelong enjoyment of athletics through high quality sports education and skill enhancement.