Nike Swim Camp at Lawrence University

Nike Swim Camp at Lawrence University
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Nike Swim Camp at Lawrence University

We have moved our Nike Swim Camp in Wisconsin up the road to beautiful Appleton, home of the Lawrence University. The 84-acre campus is located in downtown Appleton, divided into two parts by the Fox River. Designed for competitive swimmers to improve and refine their stroke technique our goal at the Nike Swim Camp is to teach the things that will make the biggest difference to your performance.

The academic campus is on the north shore of the river, and the major athletic facilities are on the southeast shore. Campers train each day at the Campers train each day at the Olympic-size swimming pool in the Buchanan Kiewit Wellness Center.

Highlights Include

  • Stroke technique refinement for competitive swimming
  • Low camper to staff ratio and 24 hour supervision
  • Small group and individual stroke analysis/instruction
  • Fun evening social activities
  • Every camper receives a Nike Camp T-shirt and Nike Swim Cap
  • Every camper is eligible to receive merit-based prizes during camp

Dates & Prices

Meet Camp Coaches

Andrew Fleek
Camp Director

Andrew Fleek

Andrew Fleek took over the Lawrence University swimming and diving teams for the 2008-09 season. 

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In his first season at Lawrence, Fleek led the women's team to a second-place finish at the Midwest Conference Championships, and the men grabbed third place at the league meet. Lawrence also had both the men's and women's conference Swimmers of the Year, a first for the Vikings. Hayley Vatch won three titles on her way to being named women's Swimmer of the Year, and Peter Brengel also won three titles and was named men's Swimmer of the Year.

A native of Lincoln, Neb., Fleek was a standout swimmer at the University of South Dakota. A four-year letterwinner, he served as team captain and was a 12-time North Central Conference finalist. An all-conference selection in 2001, he was a five-time NCAA "B" qualifier. Fleek was nominated for the school's Male Student Athlete of the Year Award in 2003 and won his team's Most Improved Award in 2000.

Fleek, who earned a bachelor's degree in secondary education and a master's degree in athletic administration from South Dakota, served as a graduate assistant at his alma mater in 2004 and 2005. He also has experience coaching at the high school and club levels.

In his final season at Wooster, Fleek helped guide the women to a third-place finish and the men to fifth in the North Coast Athletic Conference Championships.

Camp Details

This summer, Lawrence University is offering two session of overnight, extended day (9:00am-8:00pm) and day camp (9:00am-3:30pm) for ages 9-18. Upon arrival at camp, campers are placed in groups with other swimmers having similar abilities and goals. Our camp staff will do their best to accommodate your needs, keeping in consideration your experience and desire to improve. 

OVERNIGHT CAMP AMENITIES

• 4 nights lodging • All meals
• Nightly recreational activities 
• Nike Camp T-shirt & Nike Swim Cap

EXTENDED DAY CAMP AMENITIES

• Lunch & dinner
• Nightly recreational activities 
• Nike Camp T-shirt & Nike Swim Cap
• Camp hours: SUN 2PM-8PM, MON-WED 9AM-8PM, THURS 9AM-12AM 

DAY CAMP AMENITIES

• Lunch (MONDAY-WEDNESDAY) & dinner (SUNDAY ONLY)
• Nike Camp T-shirt & Nike Swim Cap
• Camp hours: SUN 2PM-8PM, MON-WED 9AM-3:30PM, THURS 9AM-12AM

More Details

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 not require a doctor's signature and they will be collected on the first day of camp.

• Check-in takes place between 1:00pm-2:00pm on Sunday (June 19 & July 10)
• Extended Day Camp hours: SUN 3PM-8PM, MON-WED 9AM-8PM, THUR 9AM-NOON 
• Day Camp hours: SUN 3PM-9PM, MON-WED 9AM-3:30PM, THUR 9AM-NOON
• Departure will be on Thursday (June 23 & July 14) at 12:00 PM

OVERNIGHT CAMPERS

Housing & Roommates
Campers stay 2 per room and are assigned by age and roommate requests. If you don't have a roommate request, you will be placed in a room with someone near your age. It will be a great opportunity to meet someone new! Boys and girls are housed on seperate floors with gender specific counselors on them.

Dorm: TBD
Bathrooms: shared
Linens: Not provided
Air Conditioning: No
Suggested spending money: $40
Medical facility: a certified trainer will be on staff at all times
 
Supervision: Campers are supervised 24 hours a day. The staff live in the dormitories with the campers and participate in evening activities. Drugs, alcohol and tobacco are strictly prohibited, and constitute, along with general misconduct, grounds for dismissal from camp without a refund.

DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE

Team Discount: If five or more campers register together, each camper is eligible for a $25 discount. Please have a team contact reach out directly to the USSC office at 1-800-645-3226 to receive a discount code to identify your group. Campers may then register through the website at their convenience and apply the coupon code during check-out.

Facilities

Lawrence University

Founded in 1847 on the banks of the Fox River, before Wisconsin even became a state, Lawrence University was established on the principle of providing education to all. The 84-acre campus is located in downtown Appleton, divided into two parts by the Fox River. The academic campus is on the north shore of the river, and the major athletic facilities (including the 5000-seat Banta Bowl) are on the southeast shore. 

Sample Daily Schedule

  • 7:30 AM Breakfast (overnighters)
  • 8:50 AM Extended Day Campers arrive, stretch
  • 9:00 AM Opening Comments and Discussion
  • 9:15 AM Pool Session 1
  • Noon Lunch
  • 1:00 PM Rest/Supervised Free Time
  • 3:00 PM Pool Session 2
  • 5:00 PM Dinner
  • 6:30 PM Pool Session 3 or Evening Activities
  • 8:00 PM Extended Day Campers depart
  • 9:30 PM Supervised free time in Dorm
  • 10:00 PM Lights out!

Camper Reviews

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This camp will be offered for the 1st time in 2016!

Camp Dates & Prices

Programs: Complete Stroke Technique
Age Group: 9 - 18
Gender: Co-Ed
Extended 9:00AM-8:00PM $475.00
Availability: Open

Overnight $575.00
Availability: Open

Day 9:00AM-3:30PM $400.00
Availability: Open

* Please note, times may vary on the first and last day of camp.
Programs: Complete Stroke Technique
Age Group: 9 - 18
Gender: Co-Ed
Extended 9:00AM-8:00PM $475.00
Availability: Open

Overnight $575.00
Availability: Open

Day 9:00AM-3:30PM $400.00
Availability: Open

* Please note, times may vary on the first and last day of camp.
For additional camp information and dates call us at 1-800-NIKE-CAMP we would be happy to help you.