Nike Tennis Camp at Cape Fear Academy

Nike Tennis Camp at Cape Fear Academy
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Nike Tennis Camp at Cape Fear Academy

Immerse yourself in tennis, new friends, and off-court fun activities for a week at summer camp! The goal of the Nike Tennis Camp at Cape Fear Academy is to give players the opportunity to hit tons of balls, improve their technique, and be challenged by some of the best players in their peer group.

This junior tennis camp offers Full Day (9:00am-3:00pm) and Half Day (9:00am-12:00pm) camp options for boys and girls ages 7-14. We also offer a Evening Tournament Training program (5:00-8:00pm) geared towards tournament level and ranked players (ages 12-17) looking to improve their tournament results, learn winning strategies, and work on mental toughness.

Highlights Include

  • Daily on-court instruction from Kristin Mears, Cape Fear Academy Head Varsity Girls Coach, and her exceptional staff
  • Tournament Training program geared towards tournament level and ranked players
  • 5-6 hours of tennis daily with a 6:1 student to teacher ratio
  • Every camper will receive a Nike Tennis Camp t-shirt

Dates & Prices

Camp Details

2014 Camp Information

Program Offerings
(Camp Code: TNXDCU) 

1) All Skills Program: (ages  7-14)
This year we are offering one week of Full Day and Half Day  camp options for boys and girls ages 7-14.

  • Full Day Camp: 9:00am-3:00pm (Mon-Fri)
  • Half Day Camp: 9:00am-12:00pm (Mon-Fri)

• Check-in: Monday at 8:45am
• Campers should come dressed to play as we will head straight to the courts after check-in.
• Check-out: Friday immediately after last session
• Lunch: Full Day Campers bring their own lunch each day.  Half Day Campers depart before lunch.

2) Tournament Training Program: (ages 12-17)
We also offer a Evening Tournament Training program geared towards tournament level and ranked players (ages 12-17) looking to improve their tournament results, learn winning strategies, and work on mental toughness.

  • Evening Camp: 5:00-8:00pm (Mon-Fri)

• Check-in: Monday at 4:45pm
• Campers should come dressed to play as we will head straight to the courts after check-in.
• Check-out: Friday at 8:00pm
• Meals: Campers should eat dinner before or after camp.

Courts
Campers will play on 6 hard outdoor courts at The Bellamy Tennis Center, resurfaced in the summer of 2012.

Travel
Nike Tennis Camp does not provide any transportation to/from camp from airport, train stations or bus depots.

Registration Packet
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 in the Spring. Our health and release forms do not require a doctor's signature and they will be collected on the first day of camp.

More Details

Facilities

Campers will utilize the courts at The Bellamy Tennis Center, home to the Cape Fear Academy men’s and women’s tennis teams. The Hurricanes compete and practice on six hard tennis courts built in 2006 and resurfaced in the summer of 2012. The courts are located on the southwest corner of the campus providing ample parking and easy access for players and fans alike. CFA has hosted several NCISAA state championship tournaments on these courts. CFA is the home to ten NCISAA state championships and several undefeated seasons in men's and women's tennis.

Sample Daily Schedule

  • ALL SKILLS CAMP
  • 9:00am-12:00pm Tennis Instruction and drills
  • 12:00pm Half Day Campers depart. Lunch for Full Day Campers.
  • 1:00-3:00pm Tennis instruction & supervised matchplay
  • 3:00pm Full Day Campers depart
  • TOURNAMENT TRAINING CAMP
  • 5:00-8:00pm Tournament Training tennis instruction, drills and supervised matchplay

Meet Camp Coaches

Camp Director

Kristin Mears

Kristin Mears grew up in Atlanta, GA playing State, Southern and National tennis tournaments. Upon Graduation she went on to play college tennis at University of North Carolina Wilmington playing singles and doubles all four years. Mears went to work for The Tennis Channel and later Dunlop Sports Group as their Junior Development Coordinator for tennis and squash in the US and...

Camper Reviews

  • 5/5.
Such an Exceptional Camp!
We were so happy with the results after our daughter attended camp! This school has such a great program and the competitive edge really carried over into the camp setting. Thanks for a wonderful experience and we will be attending next summer!

Camp Dates & Prices

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