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.
Overnight/ Extended Day Campers check-in takes place between 2:00-4:00pm on Sunday at the Dorms.
Day Campers check-in takes place between 8:15am-8:45am on Monday at the softball diamond.
Camp concludes on Thursday at 12:00pm 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 and night activities, all meals from dinner on Sunday to breakfast on Thursday, and double room occupancy in the dorms.
Extended Day Campers
Includes all softball and night activities, dinner on Sunday, lunch Monday-Wedneday. Extended Day campers will be picked up at 9:00pm each day aside from Thursday when camp ends at 12:00pm.
Includes all softball and activities Monday through Thursday. Day campers will be served lunch Monday - Wednesday. Day campers will be picked up at 4:00pm each day aside from Thursday when camp ends at 12:00pm.
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 - Extended day and 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. Games
- 8:30 p.m. Evening Activities
- 9:00 p.m. Extended Day Campers Depart
- 10:00 p.m. In Dorms
- 10:30 p.m. Lights Out