Nike Ultimate Camp Connecticut Bristol, Connecticut
Nike Ultimate Camps has joined forces with The Connecticut Constitution to bring you a brand new summer camp in 2014! The Nike Ultimate Camp Connecticut is a youth ultimate camp geared towards players ages 11-18 of all ability levels. Make new friends and improve your game this summer!
The Connecticut Constitution began as a professional ultimate team. As part of its mission of promoting the sport of ultimate in Connecticut, the team performed over 20 individualized clinics and practices for youth and high school players throughout the state.
In 2013, the organization has transitioned into an instructional organization, continuing to develop its status as a leader in coaching, instruction and player development in Connecticut.
- Daily instruction from Connecticut Constitution Connection coaches and former players
- 6 hours of Ultimate instruction each day
- Every camper receives a Nike Ultimate Camp reversible jersey and Discraft disc!
- Complete supervision with low camper:staff ratio
Camper will play on the St. Paul Catholic High School athletic fields.Meet your coaching staff
Bryan Ricci is the founder and owner of the Connecticut Constitution. He is also the co-founder, CFO and part owner of Major League Ultimate, the newest professional ultimate sports league. Mr. Ricci has been involved with youth activities including coaching local youth sports teams. In addition, he is actively involved with various non profit agencies.
John Korber is a longtime ultimate player, coach, and administrator with experience at the youth, high school, recreational, college and club levels. In 2012, he served as General Manager and Head Coach for the American Ultimate Disc League's Connecticut Constitution in its inaugural season. He also played for the team and led the league in goals scored. He graduated from Tufts University in 2005 and earned an MBA from the University of Connecticut in 2012. John currently lives in Hebron, Connecticut with his wife, two sons, and two dogs.
The Connecticut Constitution employs a wide range of talented players throughout the state, increasing the accessibility and availability of the organization to reach ultimate groups. The establishment of an annual Nike Ultimate summer camp provides an ideal vehicle for the continued delivery of quality instruction to young players, and furthers the Constitution’s motto that “Connecticut is Ultimate.”
2013 Camp Dates: July 29-August 2
(Camp Code: UFXDCT)
The Nike Ultimate Camp Connecticut is a summer camp for girls and boys ages 11-18 who seek an exciting summer experience with the sport of ultimate. Camp runs from 9:00am-4:00pm daily.
Our camps are open to players of all abilities.
Our camp is for players ages 11-18.
Our camps are open to both boys and girls. All instruction and play will be done in a mixed environment.
• Monday: Check-in at 8:30am at the St. Paul Catholic High School football field. Campers should come dressed to play. Campers will depart at 4:00pm from the fields.
• Tuesday-Thursday: Arrive at 9:00am. Depart at 4:00pm.
• Friday: Arrive at 9:00am. Awards Ceremony at 3:30pm. Parents invited to attend! Check-out will be at 4:00pm.
Lunch is included for all campers. Campers will eat in the St. Paul Catholic High School cafeteria.
Camp will be held on the athletic fields at St. Paul Catholic High School in Bristol, CT.
We provide a ratio of 1 staff member for every 8 campers. This ensures lots of one-on-one attention and teaching for each camper.
Our camp counselors and staff are hand-selected based on their ability to lead and supervise. In the event of an emergency, campers will be transported to a local hospital.
In the case of inclement weather we will use the indoor gymnasium for instruction, play and drills.
Designated Airport: Bradley International Airport
The Nike Ultimate Camps does not provide transportation to/from camp from airport, train stations or bus depots. You will have to arrange transportation to/from camp. Please call 1-800-645-3226 two weeks prior to camp to provide camper’s flight and shuttle information.
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.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 9:00am Warm up/Stretching
- 9:30am Drills in groups (position defense, throwing, catching)
- 10:30am Chalk Talk
- 11:00am Disc games
- 12:00pm Lunch break
- 1:00pm Drills in groups (cutting, basic zone defense concepts)
- 2:00pm Scrimmage
- 3:30pm Conditioning/Cool down
- 4:00pm Conclusion of daily program