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Nike Elite Golf Camps is excited to announce the return of the Elite Player Experience at the University of Virginia! Hosted by UVA's Head Women's Golf Coach, Ria Scott, and Associate Head Coach, Marissa Majors, this one-day program recreates the practice regimens of a highly competitive collegiate golf team and aims to improve each campers game in a Division I golf environment.


The Elite Player Experience is specifically designed for the high school/tournament golfer who wishes to play college golf and improve their results. This program includes use of team-exclusive practice facilities, morning instruction, a simulated college team practice, lunch, and an 18 hole round of golf. This one-day program will run Saturday from 9:00am-6:00pm and is open to female golfers, grades 9-12.

All instruction and course play will take place at the Dean Family Golf Performance Center and the acclaimed Championship course at Birdwood Golf Course - recently ranked No. 3 Best New Golf Course by Golf Digest and No. 2 Best Public Course.

This camp is open to any and all entrants (only limited by age, gender, and number).

Highlights Include
  • Small group instruction with UVA's Ria Scott and Marissa Majors
  • Simulated college team practice
  • 18 holes on The Championship Course at Birdwood Golf Course
  • Camper amenity package and prizes
  • Safe, healthy and fun learning environment
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Camp Coaches

  • Nike Junior Golf Camp Ria Scott

    Head Women's Golf Coach, University of Virginia Ria Scott

    Ria Scott completed her sixth season at the helm of UVA Women's Golf and serves as co-director for the Nike Junior Golf Camps at UVA.

    View Ria's Bio
  • Marissa Majors University of Virginia jpg

    Associate Head Women's Golf Coach, University of Virginia Marissa Majors

    Marissa Majors is the Associate Head Coach for the University of Virginia Women's Golf and serves as co-director for the Nike Junior Golf Camps at UVA.

    View Marissa's Bio

Camp Details

This program is designed for the competitive golfer who wishes to play college golf and improve their tournament results. It is open to all skill levels, but the curriculum is geared towards players who are playing competitively. These camps offer training and real competition scenarios that develop every part of your game. Campers work on short game, putting, approach shots, course management, and will test their new skills in competitions and an 18-hole tournament. Upon arrival, all participants are evaluated by the staff so that their own instructional needs can be addressed.


You can expect high demand on these first-come-first-serve camper spots, so please be sure to register early.


  • Date: 2024 Dates Coming Soon
  • Age Group: Rising 9th to 12th graders
  • Gender: Female
  • Camp Type: Full Day
  • Schedule:
    • Full Day: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Check-In: Check-in will occur at 9:00am at the Dean Family Golf Performance Center.
  • Check-out: Campers will depart at 6:00pm following their 18 hole round on the Championship Course at Birdwood Golf Course.
  • Meals: Lunch is included in the price of camp.
  • Program: The Elite Player Experience is specifically designed for the competitive golfer who wishes to play college golf and improve their game.

Please note: Camp schedules and details may be subject to change.


  • Instruction: Morning instruction and afternoon course play
  • Meals: Lunch is included in the price of camp
  • Supervision: Drugs, alcohol and tobacco are strictly prohibited, and constitute, along with general misconduct, grounds for dismissal from camp without a refund.
  • Camper Amenity Package: Campers will receive an amenity package including a Nike hat, drawstring bag, SRIXON golf balls, camp workbook, and graduation certificate.


  • Ratio: 1:4 staff-to-camper ratio
  • Groupings: Campers are grouped by age, ability, and experience
  • Equipment Needed: Players should supply their own golf clubs, glove, golf balls, and tees
  • Facilities: Birdwood Golf Course & Dean Family Golf Performance Center
  • Medical Protocol: Camp will have on-site staff to help with illness or injury. In case of an emergency, campers will be transported to the nearest hospital.


To view your customer account, complete your mandatory forms, pay balance dues, and review important camp information, visit Pre-Camp Checklist. All necessary camp information is on this page. If there are any imperative changes prior to camp start, registered campers will be notified via email and this webpage will be updated!


Below is a suggested list of clothes, equipment, and personal items. US Sports Camps, University of Virginia and the golf facilities being used are NOT responsible for lost or stolen articles or money.

  • Golf clubs
  • Golf Balls/tees/glove
  • Golf shoes or tennis/athletic shoes
  • Athletic clothing (t-shirts, shorts)
  • Water bottle*
  • Sunscreen**
  • Hat/visor (Campers receive Nike hat with amenity package)
  • Snacks (optional)
  • Signed Health & Release forms and waivers (forms completed online do not need to be printed and turned in at camp)


Nike Junior Golf Camps does not provide ground transportation from airports, train stations or bus stations. Parents/guardians are fully responsible for getting campers to and from camp check-in/out. If you have a child flying to camp, please visit the Charlottesville-Albermarle Airport website for information on ground service to and from Charlottesville.


For information regarding our cancellation policy and all other company policies, please visit USSC Policies.


For general questions about our golf camps please see our FAQ page.

This camp is open to any and all entrants (limited only by number, age, grade level, and/or gender).

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Birdwood Golf Course at Boar's Head Resort

410 Golf Course Dr, Charlottesville, VA 22903

Dean Family Golf Performance Center

755 Boar’s Head Dr, Charlottesville, VA 22903


Please note: Camp schedules may be subject to change.

Sample Daily Schedule

  • 9:00am Check-in at the Dean Family Golf Performance Center
  • 9:15am Tour, meetings, and simulated college team practice
  • 12:30pm Lunch
  • 1:30pm Warm up on practice facility and tee off at the Championship Course
  • 6:00pm Check-out for all campers

Birdwood Golf Course at Boar's Head Resort

There is a new era of golf at Boar’s Head Resort. Partnering with legendary PGA Professional Davis Love III and Love Golf Design, the resort has a reimagined golf experience that includes 18 new championship golf holes along with a new six-hole par-3 course and an expansive putting course that spans nearly an acre in size.

Dean Family Golf Performance Center

Home to Virginia Golf since 1984, Birdwood Golf Course at the University of Virginia has added a training and development center to create a true home for the UVA Men’s and Women’s Golf programs. This facility honors the history of UVA Golf and supports the programs’ efforts to win championships and strive for Uncompromised Excellence. This facility allows our coaches to fully develop our men’s and women’s golf student-athletes year-round.

Camp Reviews

Overall Average Rating 5.00 / 5 Stars
    • 5/5.

    May 28, 2023: Being able to have a fun experience with friends and getting to communicate with all the coaches.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.
    LOVED the coaches!

    — Anonymous

Nike Elite Golf Camp at University of Virginia

Ria Scott, Head Women's Golf Coach, University of Virginia
200 Ednam Drive
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Questions? Call 1-800-645-3226
Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm PST


Last year over 650 Sports Camps sold out, leaving 7,000+ campers on the waitlist. Due to high demand, early registration for our first-come-first-serve camps is strongly recommended.

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