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The 10th Annual Nike 5meter Winter in the Tropics Water Polo Camp will be held December 27th - 30th, 2018 in Miami, Florida. Don’t miss this opportunity to work with the top players and coaches in the country.

The focus of the program will be in-water instruction on the fundamentals of the game. Fundamental passing, shooting, team and individual defense along with tactical discipline and individual aspects of the game will be discussed. 

*Goalies will work with Genai Kerr on all aspects of protecting the cage.

This camp is open to any and all entrants. Drugs, alcohol and smoking are strictly prohibited and constitute grounds for immediate dismissal from camp. For your safety and benefit, we recommend that you choose a camp that fits your particular skills and level of development.

Highlights Include
  • Superior instruction from USA Olympians and College Coaches
  • Olympians get in the pool with you to demonstrate and lead drills
  • Low camper to instructor ratio
  • Daily emphasis on fundamentals, position training, drills and scrimmages
  • Position Specific Training for Drivers, Shooters, Goalies & 2 Meter Offense & Defense
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Camp Coaches

  • Genai Kerr

    Camp Director Genai Kerr

    Genai Kerr is a USA Water Polo Olympian, coach, mentor, and true ambassador of the sport.  Genai was a member of the United States Men's National Water Polo Team for 12 years and played in the 2004 Athens Olympics, 2003 & 2007 Pan American Gold Medal games, and multiple World Championships. 

    View Genai Kerr's Bio & Water Polo Tips
  • John Abdou Ucsb

    Staff John Abdou

    John Abdou, a veteran collegiate and national team coach, is currently the High Performance Director for USA Water Polo. In this position Abdou oversee's the Olympic Development Program in addition to coach and referee education and development. Abdou also assists in implementing the technical vision throughout ODP and the USA Water Polo club system. 

    View John Abdou's Bio
  • Felix Mercado Brown

    Staff Felix Mercado

    Felix Mercado has been the Head Men's and Women's water polo coach at Brown University since he was hired in the summer of 2007.

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Camp Details

Directing the program is USA Water Polo Olympian, Genai Kerr. A true ambassador of the sport, Genai was a member of the United States Men's National Water Polo Team for 12 years, playing in the 2004 Athens Olympics, 2003 & 2007 Pan American Gold Medal games, as well as multiple World Championships. 

DAY CAMP AMENITIES

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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 prior to camp. Our health and release forms do not require a doctor's signature and they will be collected on the first day of camp. List of things to bring:

  1. Health & Release Forms
  2. Weather appropriate clothing
  3. Dryland Training Gear (Running shoes, t-shirt, athletic shorts)
  4. Healthy Lunch/Snack
  5. Water Bottle
  6. Backpack
  7. Swim Suit
  8. Swim Cap(s)
  9. Goggles
  10. Towel
  11. Sunscreen
  12. Hat/Visor
  13. Sunglasses
  14. Sandals/Flip Flops

CHECK-IN
Check-in takes place at 8:45am on Thursday, December 27th at the Gulliver Schools.

CHECK-OUT
Camp will conclude at 2:00pm on Sunday, December 30th.  

DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE

TEAM DISCOUNT - 5: If five or more campers register together, each camper is eligible for a $25 discount. Please have a team contact reach out directly to the USSC office at 1-800-645-3226 to receive a discount code to identify your group. Campers may then register through the website at their convenience and apply the coupon code during check-out.

TEAM DISCOUNT - 10: If ten or more campers register together, each camper is eligible for a $100 discount. Please have a team contact reach out directly to the USSC office at 1-800-645-3226 to receive a discount code to identify your group. Campers may then register through the website at their convenience and apply the coupon code during check-out.

SIBLING DISCOUNT: $50 off each player. You can call 1-800-645-3226 to receive the sibling discount over the phone or you can indicate that you are eligible for the sibling discount in the “comments” field when registering via our secure website. 

*Sibling discount cannot be combined with any other discount.

Gulliver Schools Facility Winter In Tropics Water Polo

Gulliver Schools

Gulliver encompasses 40 lush, tropical acres in Miami-Dade County, with our four campuses all located within a three-mile radius. The campuses feature state-of-the-art academic and athletic facilities, with campers training each day in the 50 meter campus pool.

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Camp Reviews

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Overall Average Rating 4.71 / 5 Stars
    • 5/5.
    Wonderful camp!

    January 22, 2017: The camp was professionally organized and the setting was wonderful. We can't wait for next year’s camp and the next step in our son's development as a water polo player.

    — Caroline M. Parent

    • 5/5.
    Best camp!

    January 19, 2017: Watching a drill with 4 Olympic water polo players and several college coaches in the water with the kids was an unforgettable experience for every kid at this camp. The thrill for my son of playing with Olympic water polo players was the highlight of our holidays!

    — Juliette L. Parent

    • 5/5.
    Excellent camp!

    January 20, 2016: Genai Kerr is really an excellent camp director and coach. My son is from Brazil and he could understand everything with no problems of communication. Congratulations also to Felix and all the staff on a great week of camp. We look forward to attending another camp soon. 

    — Elizabeth S. Parent

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    • 5/5.
    Loved it!

    January 19, 2016: We loved everything about the camp!

    — Nicole M. Parent

    • 5/5.
    Beneficial Instruction

    January 29, 2015: Director Genai Kerr, and the staff, made it fun and taught both of our kids new skills and techniques. Thanks so much!!

    — Andrew R. Parent

    • 5/5.
    We Will Be Back!

    January 12, 2014: Very pleased with Coach Kerr and his management and communication for early arrival overnight campers. My son said it was a great experience and he wants to return next year.

    — Eric B. Parent

    • 5/5.
    Great Experience!

    January 9, 2014: Great instructors and facilities! We couldn't have asked for a better holiday camp.

    — Daniella F. Parent

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Nike 5meter Winter in the Tropics Water Polo Camp

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Genai Kerr, Camp Director
Gulliver Schools
6575 N Kendall Dr

Miami, Florida 33156

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Camp Dates & Prices

Programs: Skills Camp
Age Group: 10 - 18
Gender: Co-Ed
Day Camp 9:00AM-4:00PM $495.00
Availability: Yes

* Please note, times may vary on the first and last day of camp.
For additional camp information and dates call us at 1-800-645-3226 we would be happy to help you.
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