Nike Ultimate Camp at University of Central Florida

Nike Ultimate Camp at University of Central Florida
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Nike Ultimate Camp at University of Central Florida

The Nike Ultimate Camp at University of Central Florida is a youth ultimate camp for players ages 13-18 of all ability levels. This summer camp is dedicated to providing an unparalleled experience for growth and development to youth ultimate players.

The Nike Ultimate Camp at the University of Central Florida is a quality youth summer camp staffed by vastly experienced instructors. We teach campers important fundamentals and techniques to aid in each camper's success in the College Ultimate Division and beyond. Come on your own or bring a friend!

Highlights Include

  • Daily instruction from UCF Head Coach, Andrew Roca, and his experienced staff
  • 5-6 hours of Ultimate each day
  • Every camper receives a Nike Ultimate Camp jersey and Discraft disc!
  • Spend a week on a college campus, getting a taste of life as a student

Dates & Prices

Camp Details

2015 Camp Dates: TBD

Program
(Camp Code: UFXRCF)
The Nike Ultimate Camp at University of Central Florida is a summer ultimate camp for high school players who seek an exciting summer experience with the sport of ultimate. Campers can choose between Overnight, Extended Day (9:00am-8:30pm) and Day (9:00am-5:00pm) camp options.

Skill Levels
Our camp is open to players of all ability levels.

Age/Grade Parameters
Our camp is for high school players from the ages of 13-18.

Genders Parameters
Our camps are open to both boys and girls. Some activities will be done in a mixed environment and some will be done in a single gender environment.

OVERNIGHT CAMPERS: Daily Schedule & Information
• Sunday: Arrive at 1:00pm for check-in at the dorms. Campers should come dressed to play.
• Thursday: Awards Ceremony at 11:30am. Depart at 12:00pm. Parents and friends encouraged to come enjoy the closing events!
• Meals: All meals are provided daily for Overnight Campers starting with dinner on Sunday and ending with breakfast on Thursday.

EXTENDED DAY CAMPERS: Daily Schedule & Information
• Sunday: Arrive between 1:00-1:30pm for check-in at the dorms. Campers should come dressed to play. Depart at 8:30pm from the dorms.
• Monday-Wednesday: Arrive at 9:00am. Depart at 8:30pm.
• Thursday: Arrive at 9:00am. Awards Ceremony at 11:30am. Depart at 12:00pm. Parents and friends encouraged to come enjoy the closing events!
• Meals: Lunch and Dinner are provided daily for Extended Day Campers starting with dinner on Sunday and ending with dinner on Wednesday.

DAY CAMPERS: Daily Schedule & Information
• Sunday: Arrive between 1:00-1:30pm for check-in at the dorms. Campers should come dressed to play. Depart at 5:00pm from the fields.
• Monday-Wednesday: Arrive at 9:00am. Depart at 5:00pm.
• Thursday: Arrive at 9:00am. Awards Ceremony at 11:30am. Depart at 12:00pm. Parents and friends encouraged to come enjoy the closing events!
• Meals: Lunch is included for all Day Campers Monday-Wednesday.

Housing
Campers will stay in the UCF Libra Dorms on campus. Each dorm room will house two individuals, and camp staff and counselors will be spread out throughout each floor. Roomates are assigned by gender, age and roommate requests. The dorms are air conditioned.

Fields
Campers with play ultimate on the UCF athletic fields located at 4000 Central Florida Blvd. Orlando, FL 32816.

Evening Activities
While the Nike Ultimate Camp at UCF is heavily focused on improving your Ultimate skills, campers will have plenty of social time. There will be many fun evening activities planned throughout the week which may include disc games, capture the flag, campus disc golf and more.

Camper/Staff Ratio
We provide a ratio of 1 staff member for every 10 campers. This ensures lots of one-on-one attention and teaching for each camper.

Supervision
The Nike Utimate Camp counselors and staff are hand-selected based on their ability to lead and supervise.  We will have a staff member available for campers during all hours of the night should they need assistance. Campers will be transported to a local hospital in case of an emergency.

Rain Plan
We will continue play during rain, but during thunderstorms we will move indoors to work on fitness or have additional classroom time.

Weekend Stayovers: Weekend stayovers are not available at this location

Designated Airport: Orlando International Airport (MCO)

Travel
Nike Ultimate Camps do not provide transportation to/from camp from airport, train stations or bus depots. If you have a camper arriving by air who is deemed an “unaccompanied minor” by the airlines and must be met by a camp staff or shuttle company employee, there will be a fee that needs to be paid in advance of camp. You will still 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.

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

Camper will utilize the recreation fields at University of Central Florida.

Sample Daily Schedule

  • 7:30am Wake up and breakfast
  • 9:00am Day & Extended Day Campers arrive; Warm Ups
  • 9:30am Speed and Agility
  • 10:00am Drills (Throwing, Cutting, Offense, Defense)
  • 11:00am Scrimmaging
  • 12:00pm Lunch, Rest
  • 1:30pm Chalk Talk (Rules – Leadership – Coaching – Strategy – Fundraising – Spirit of the Game – Inspiration Talks)
  • 2:00pm Drills (Throwing, Cutting, Offense, Defense)
  • 3:00pm Aerobic Conditioning
  • 3:30pm Scrimmage
  • 5:00pm Day Campers Depart
  • 5:00pm Showers/Free Time for Extended Day & Overnight Campers
  • 6:00pm Dinner
  • 7:00pm Evening Fun Activities
  • 8:30pm Extended Day Campers Depart
  • 10:00pm Lights Out for Overnight Campers

Meet Camp Coaches

Andrew Roca
Camp Director

Andrew Roca

Andrew Roca is the Head Coach of the UCF Men's Ultimate team, Dogs of War. As an undergrad student, Roca played for UCF for 4 years. After graduating, he made a vow that he would return to make the team better than when he left it and he hasn’t stopped since. While being head coach Roca has led the Dogs of War to many tournament victories. Roca has also lead the Dogs...

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Current Status:
Roca graduated from UCF in 2011 with a BS in Hospitality Management with a focus on Guest Retention and Relations. Roca now works as a Sales Director for Impress Ink. When not in the office or out on the field Roca is a huge fan of biking, crossfit, and hanging out with his best friend Axel Foley. Roca is also a starting offensive handler for Florida United and played at Club Nationals in 2013.

Quotes from the Coach:
“My hopes for this team and its players is that they leave this team better men because of the experiences and the camaraderie of the Dogs of War.”

Accolades:
USAU CDP Instructor; Southeast Region Coach of the Year: 2011,2012,2013; Skyd magazine All American Coach of the Year in 2012; UCF Callahan Nominee; UCF MVP 2009-2010; 2013 Alumni Fantasy Football Champion

Camper Reviews

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This is our first year hosting the Nike Ultimate Camp at University of Central Florida. To read reviews from past ultimate campers at some of our other camp locations, please check out the reviews listed on the other camps' web pages.

Camp Dates & Prices

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