More Important Camp Details
The Nike Softball Camp at Fairfield University covers all facets of the game - hitting, fielding and base-running. Campers will receive numerous hours of drill time as well as game play daily.
Note: Swim breaks are offered in the evenings for Overnight Campers Only.
Overnight/Day Campers: Check-in time 1 - 3 p.m. Sunday
Camp concludes on Thursday at 12:00 p.m. for all campers.
A detailed camper registration packet containing check-in location, health/release forms, emergency contact info, and a list of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers prior to camp. Our health and release forms do require a doctor's signature and they will be collected on the first day of camp.
Includes all softball and night activities, all meals from dinner on Sunday to breakfast on Thursday, and double room occupancy in the dorms.
Includes all softball and activities Sunday through Thursday. Day campers will be served dinner on Sunday, lunch Monday - Wednesday. Day campers will be picked up at 4:00 p.m. each day aside from Sunday at 8 p.m. and Thursday when camp ends at 12:00 p.m.(dinner is included on Sunday)
Fairfield University, a lovely private school in suburban Fairfield just one hour from New York City, returns again in 2014 as host for the Nike Softball Camp. The camp gives players of all ability levels a challenging but fun week of softball play and competition. Daily instruction takes place at Alumni Softball Field and the University’s Baseball Field.
The NIKE Softball Camp at Fairfield University gives campers the opportunity to train at the Alumni Softball Field. The field has two field-level dugouts, a bullpen in left field, and a fully-functional scoreboard. The field dimensions are 200 feet down the base lines and 225 in center field. Fans can watch the action from bleacher seating located on the first base line as well as on the grassy hill that runs from right field into center field.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 7:00 a.m. Wake Up/Shower
- 7:15 a.m. Breakfast (overnight campers)
- 8:45 a.m. Camp Assembly - Day campers arrive
- 9:00 a.m. Circuit Training/Station Work
- 11:00 a.m. Games/Contests
- 11:30 a.m. Break for Lunch
- 1:15 p.m. Warm Up/Camp Assembly
- 2:15 p.m. Position Work
- 3:15 p.m. Team Organization
- 4:00 p.m. Day Campers Depart/Extra Help
- 5:00 p.m. Dinner
- 6:15 p.m. Warm Up/Stretch
- 6:30 p.m. Swim Break/Evening Activites
- 10:00 p.m. In Dorms
- 10:30 p.m. Lights Out