Nike Tennis Camp at Boise State University
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Nike Tennis Camps is thrilled to host its newest location at Boise State University in 2024!
The camp combines elite tennis instruction with an incredible summer experience. Next Athletes, operator of the Nike Sports Camps at BSU, provides the perfect opportunity for young players to learn from amazing coaches in a stunning campus environment. The camp staff is comprised of dedicated college coaches, high school coaches, and collegiate athletes who are committed to helping campers improve their results and create memories that last a lifetime. The camp is open to boys and girls, ages 10-17.
- Collegiate coaches, high school coaches, and student athletes
- Daily morning and afternoon training sessions
- Sports psychology seminars and college recruitment education
- Low camper to staff ratio
- All campers receive a Nike Sports Camp t-shirt and prizes
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Camp Director Westy McQueen
Westy McQueen is the owner and camp director for Next Athletes, operator of the Nike Sports Camps at Boise State University and Westminster University.View Westy's Bio ⟩
Sports Psychology Director Hope McQueen
Hope McQueen serves as the Sports Psychology Director for Next Athletes and provides sports psychology and performance support at the Nike Sports Camps at Westminster University and Boise State University. Hope is a Certified Mental Performance Consultant and has a master’s degree in Sport and Performance Psychology from California Baptist University.View Hope McQueen's Bio ⟩
College Recruiting Expert Scott Petersen
Scott Petersen, an athlete parent turned college recruiting consultant, has a great deal of knowledge to share with parents and athletes about the recruiting process. Scott is a college recruiting expert for Next Athletes and is excited to share his expertise at the Nike Camps at Westminster University and Boise State University.View Scott Petersen's Bio ⟩
College Recruiting Expert Peter Ozolin
Peter Ozolin is an athlete-parent, former high school football coach, and experienced college recruiting advisor. Peter is a college recruiting expert for Next Athletes programs and offers a wealth of information to share with Nike Camp families.View Peter Ozolin's Bio ⟩
Certified Athletic Trainer Lindsey Lunt
Lindsey is a Licensed and Certified Athletic Trainer and provides on-site support for Next Athletes and the Nike Sports Camps at Westminster University and Boise State University.View Lindsey Lunt's Bio ⟩
2024 CAMP DATES
- June 23-27
We offer Day Camps (9:00am-4:00pm) and Overnight Camps for kids, ages 10-17. The Nike Tennis Camp at Boise State University offers camp for players of all levels.
All sessions are open to players of all abilities unless otherwise noted. All participants are evaluated by the staff so that their own instructional needs can be addressed throughout the week.
- All Skills Program: The All Skills program is designed for tennis players of any skill level and background. Campers will learn fundamentals and improve upon their game.
*We can also provide low-compression balls for younger campers when requested as we use small courts and the low-compression balls for all campers as a training technique for touch and volleys.
Day Camp (open to any and all | ages 10-17): The Nike Tennis Camp at Boise State University offers a day camp program for campers who do not wish to stay overnight. This option includes instruction and daytime activities only. The schedule is modified on the first and last days of camp.
The Nike Tennis Camp at BSU is open to any and all entrants and limited only by number, age and gender. For your safety and benefit, we recommend you have cross country running experience.
Overnight Camp (open to any and all | ages 10-17): The overnight program includes instruction, training and fun games, overnight accommodations, all meals, FUN evening activities, and more. The amazing camp staff resides in the dorms in adjacent rooms to the campers and provides supervision throughout the camp. The camp utilizes the Julia Davis Park Tennis Courts for all training.
Overnight Camper Check-in: Sunday between 11:00am-12:00pm in front of Taylor Hall dormitory on campus
Overnight Camper Check-out: Awards Ceremony takes place on the last day Thursday at 12:00pm for all campers at the Centennial Amphitheater. Parents are encouraged to attend! Overnight campers will check out at Taylor Hall immediately following the ceremony.
Day Camper Check-in: Campers should arrive Sunday between 12:00pm-12:30pm at the Centennial Amphitheater
Day Camper Check-out: Awards Ceremony takes place on the last day Thursday at 12:00pm for all campers at the Centennial Amphitheater. Parents are encouraged to attend! Check-out immediately follows at 12:30pm
Day Camper Daily Schedule: Sunday 12:30pm-4:00pm, Monday-Wednesday 9:00am-4:00pm, and Thursday 9:00am-12:00pm
Overnight Campers will check in on Sunday at the Taylor Hall dorms. Families should pull into the West Stadium parking lot and walk down the river path until you reach Taylor Hall/ Centennial Amphitheater right next door to where orientation is. There will be camp staff waiting to direct you as well as a bunch of signage to assist.
WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE FEE?
- Instruction: Daily tennis training, morning and afternoon sessions
- Overnight campers: Dormitory housing on campus, evening activities and all meals
- Supervision: The staff reside in the dormitories in adjacent rooms to the campers and participate in all activities. Drugs, alcohol and tobacco are strictly prohibited, and constitute, along with general misconduct, grounds for dismissal from camp without a refund.
- Camp T-shirt & Prizes: All campers receive a Nike Tennis Camps t-shirt and prizes
Overnight Campers: All meals provided
Day Campers: Lunch is not provided. Campers are required to bring their own lunch daily.
INSTRUCTION, EQUIPMENT, & FACILITY
- Ratio: Max of 1:6 staff-to-camper ratio
- Groupings: Campers are grouped by age, ability, and experience
- Equipment Needed: All campers must bring a tennis racquet, tennis shoes, and a water bottle
- Facility: Julia Davis Park Tennis Courts.
- Inclement Weather Plan: In the chance of inclement weather, we will be in contact with parents.
- Medical Protocol: Most camps have an athletic trainer on-site to help with illness or injury. In case of an emergency, campers will be transported to the nearest hospital
Dorm: Taylor Hall
Number of Campers per Room: 2 per room
Roommates: Rooms are assigned by age & roommate requests. Roommate requests must be mutual and received no later than 14 days before the start of camp. 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!
Linens: Bed linens are NOT provided. Bring linens or a sleeping bag, pillow, pillowcase, and a towel.
Air Conditioning: The dorms do have A/C.
Evening Activities: Evening activities will be planned for overnight campers. These activities typically include, game night, movie night, pizza party, camp talent show, etc.
Transportation is not provided to/from camp. Campers are responsible for getting to and from camp on their own. There is no supervision before or after camp hours so please make arrangements to pick up your child on time. If there is a need for additional facilities, we may conduct camp nearby at an off-campus location. In this case, overnight campers will be bussed to this location and day campers will be dropped off and picked up at the destination. Parents will be given notice if this is the case.
PREPARE FOR CAMP: COMPLETE YOUR PRE-CAMP CHECKLIST
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!
CHECKLIST OF THINGS TO BRING
Below is a suggested list of clothes, equipment, and personal items. US Sports Camps is NOT responsible for lost or stolen articles or money.
Athletic, on-court tennis clothing
Tennis shoes (no running shoes)
Sweatshirt/warm-up jacket and pants
Signed Health & Release forms and waivers (forms completed online do not need to be printed and turned in at camp)
Athletic clothing mentioned above (1-2 pairs/day)
Comfortable off-court clothing (pants/shorts, t-shirts, sweatshirts 1 paid/day)
Swimsuit and towel *We will have access to the pool at different times throughout the week. Pool use will be determined the week of camp. Please pack a swimsuit and towel just in case!
Shower flip flops
Toiletries (shampoo, conditioner, body wash, face wash, hairbrush, toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant, etc.)
Personal items & medications
Washcloth and bath towel
Bed sheets (if linens are not provided)
Comforter/blanket (if linens are not provided)
Pillow/pillow case (if linens are not provided)
For information regarding our cancellation policy and all other company policies, please visit USSC Policies.
NIKE TENNIS CAMP FAQ
For general questions about our tennis camps please see our FAQ page
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The Nike Tennis Camps at Boise State University are not sponsored, co-sponsored, owned, or operated by the University.
Camp Code: TNXRBS
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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.