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SECURE YOUR SPOT NOW! LIMITED AVAILABILITY
FOR THIS 2024 WATER POLO CAMP!

USSC has partnered with USA Water Polo Olympian Genai Kerr in offering a Nike 5meter Water Polo Camp and Clinic this summer in beautiful San Diego, CA. Instruction takes place each day at the Aztec Aquaplex, located on the San Diego State University campus.

Designed by the top coaches and athletes in the country, Nike 5meter Water Polo Camps provide in-water instruction to make an immediate impact on an athlete’s game. Young athletes will have the opportunity to learn first hand how Olympic Athletes train, meet their nutritional needs, and balance their lives.

Highlights Include
  • Superior instruction from former Olympians and College Coaches
  • Co-ed program open to all ability levels (Ages 10-18)
  • Low camper to staff ratio and 24 hour supervision
  • Daily emphasis on fundamentals, position training, drills and scrimmages
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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
  • Petar momcilovic water polo

    Staff Petar Momcilovic

    Peter Momcilovic will serve as an assistant coach for both the men's and women's programs at Brown University after having spent last season as the assistant coach for the men's and women's programs at LIU.

    View Petar Momcilovic's Bio

Camp Details

Please Note: All camps SOLD OUT in 2023. Upon arrival at camp, campers are placed in groups with other players having similar abilities and goals. Our camp staff will do their best to accommodate your needs, keeping in consideration your experience and desire to improve. Instruction takes place each day at the Aztec Aquaplex, located on the SDSU campus.

2024 OVERVIEW OVERNIGHT CAMP
  • Dates: July 5-7 (High School Camp) & July 8-10 (Youth Skills Camp)
  • Age Group: 10-18
  • Gender: Coed
  • Camp Type: Overnight, Day (commuter)
  • Check-in: Check-in takes place at 8:30am at the SDSU Aquaplex.
  • Check-out: Camp concludes at 4:00pm at the SDSU Aquaplex. Day campers check out from the SDSU Aquaplex and overnight campers will check-out from University Towers at 5410 55th St, San Diego, CA 92115.
  • Day Schedule: 9:00AM-4:00PM
  • Meals: All meals are provided for Overnight campers. Lunch is provided for all Day (commuter) campers.
  • Program: The Skills program is designed to provide youth and high school water polo players with the fundamentals, latest drills, in-water scrimmages and position specific training (Divers, Shooters, Goalies and 2 Meter Offense & Defense) essential for improvement. The goal is for campers to come home with experiences that enrich both the quality of their play and their life through a better understanding and greater appreciation for sport, as well as more developed techniques and a heightened level of self-confidence.
2024 OVERVIEW 1 DAY YOUTH SHOOTING & GOALIE CLINIC
  • Dates: August 2
  • Age Group: 10-13
  • Gender: Coed
  • Camp Type: Day
  • Check-in: Check-in takes place at 8:45am on Friday at the SDSU Aquaplex.
  • Check-out: Camp concludes on Friday at 4:00pm at the SDSU Aquaplex.
  • Day Schedule: 9:00AM-4:00PM
  • Meals: Lunch is NOT provided. Please bring a packed lunch.
  • Program: The Goalie and Shooting Clinic program is designed for players to combine throwing mechanics with the mental aspect of reading the goalie. Goalies will cover how to stop shots, conducting the defense, assisting on counter attacks and creating game changing moments with key decisions.
2024 OVERVIEW 2 DAY HIGH SCHOOL GOALIE & SHOOTING CLINIC
  • Dates: August 3-4
  • Age Group: 14-18
  • Gender: Coed
  • Camp Type: Day
  • Check-in: Check-in takes place at 8:45am on Saturday at the SDSU Aquaplex.
  • Check-out: Camp concludes on Sunday at 4:00pm at the SDSU Aquaplex.
  • Day Schedule: 9:00AM-4:00PM
  • Meals: Lunch is provided each day
  • Program: The Goalie and Shooting Clinic program is designed for players to combine throwing mechanics with the mental aspect of reading the goalie. Goalies will cover how to stop shots, conducting the defense, assisting on counter attacks and creating game changing moments with key decisions.
CAMP ADDRESS

Aztec Aquaplex - Click Here for Directions
5375 Remington Road
San Diego, CA 92181

Huāxyacac Hall - Click Here for Directions
5410 55th St
San Diego, CA 92115

2024 HOUSING
  • Dorm: Huāxyacac 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!
  • Bathrooms: Shared
  • Linens: Not included. Bring linens or sleeping bag, pillow, pillowcase, and a towel.
  • Air Conditioning: YES - Dorm has A/C

SUPERVISION
The staff reside in the dormitories with 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.

WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE FEE?
  • Instruction: Morning, afternoon, and evening training sessions
  • Overnight campers: Dormitory housing on campus and all meals are provided.
  • Day campers: Lunch is provided each day.
  • Supervision: Staff members reside in campers’ quarters and participate in all activities.
  • Camp T-shirt & Prizes: Campers at multi-day camps will receive a Nike Swim Camps t-shirt and prizes.
INSTRUCTION, EQUIPMENT & FACILITY
  • Ratio: 1:10 staff-to-camper ratio
  • Groupings: Campers are grouped by age, ability, and experience.
  • Equipment Needed: Please bring your water polo suit and towel(s)
  • Facility: Aztec Aquaplex
  • 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.
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!

OVERNIGHT CAMPERS

Below is a suggested list of clothes, equipment, and personal items. US Sports Camps is NOT responsible for lost or stolen articles or money.

Checklist of things to bring:

  • Weather appropriate clothing for 2 nights/3 days
  • Dryland training Gear (running shoes, t-shirt, athletic shorts, sweatshirt)
  • Backpack
  • 2-3 Water Polo Suits
  • Towels
  • Hat or Visor
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals/flip flops
  • Water Bottle
  • Sunscreen
  • Spending Money ($50)
  • Linens (twin sheets & blankets or sleeping bag, pillow, pillowcase)
  • Pajamas
  • Bath Towel
  • Toiletries
  • No Fan Needed - dorm has AC
  • Signed Heath & Release forms and waivers (forms completed online do not need to be printed and turned in at camp)
  • Aztec Recreation Waiver (form to be printed, filled out and turned in at camp)
DAY CAMPERS

Checklist of Things to Bring: We recommend that all Day Campers bring a daily pack with the following items: water polo suit, cap, goggles, towel, sunglasses, hat, sunscreen, sandals, water bottle, dry land gear (running shoes, t-shirt, athletic shorts, sweatshirt) and any other appropriate clothing for that day’s activities which will be described to you on the first day of camp.

Camp Schedule & Meals:

  • Friday: Day Campers stay until 4:00pm. Lunch is provided.
  • Saturday: Day Camper Hours - 9:00am-4:00pm. Lunch is provided.
  • Sunday: Day Camper Hours - 9:00am-4:00pm. Lunch is provided.
  • Day Campers arrive at the SDSU Aquaplex each morning & depart from the Aquaplex each afternoon.
CLINIC CAMPERS

Checklist of Things to Bring: We recommend that all Clinic Campers bring a daily pack with the following items: water polo suit, cap, goggles, towel, sunglasses, hat, sunscreen, sandals, water bottle, dry land gear (running shoes, t-shirt, athletic shorts, sweatshirt) and any other appropriate clothing for that day’s activities which will be described to you on the first day of camp. Please note: Lunch is provided each day.

TRANSPORTATION

Transportation is not provided. 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.

COMPANY POLICIES

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

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OVERNIGHT CAMP AMENITIES

• 3 nights lodging • All meals
• Nightly recreational activities
• Nike Camp T-shirt

DAY CAMP AMENITIES

• Lunch
• Nike Camp T-shirt
• Camp hours: 9:00AM-4:00PM each day

TWO DAY CLINIC

• Nike Camp T-shirt
• Camp hours: SAT-SUN 9:00AM-4:00PM

Complete Skills Camp (July 7-9)

Designed by the top coaches and athletes in the country, we want our campers to come home with experiences that enrich both the quality of their play and their life through a better understanding and greater appreciation for sport, as well as more developed techniques and a heightened level of self-confidence. Young athletes will have the opportunity to learn first hand how Olympic Athletes train, meet their nutritional needs, and balance their lives.

CHECK-IN
Check-in takes place between 8:15-8:45am at SDSU Aquaplex on Friday.

CHECK-OUT
There will be a closing ceremony at the SDSU Aquaplex at 3:30pm on Sunday.

DAY CAMPERS

  • Campers check-in between 8:30-9:00am at SDSU Aquaplex
  • Campers will depart that day at 4:00pm.
  • Day Camp hours: FRI 9AM-4PM, SAT 9AM-4PM, SUN 9AM-4PM

Goalie and Shooting Clinic (July 29-30)

The Goalie and Shooting Clinic is designed for players to combine throwing mechanics with the mental aspect of reading the goalie. Goalies will cover how to stop shots, conducting the defense, assisting on counter attacks and creating game changing moments with key decisions.

  • Limited to 80 athletes
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Lunch is provided each day.

Discounts Available

TEAM DISCOUNT: 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.

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Aztec Aquaplex

Opened in March 2007, the Aztec Aquaplex features two pools, one for competition, and another for recreation and a hydrotherapy spa. The competition pool measures 51 meters in length and 25 meters in width and can accommodate a multitude of competitive swimming events. It also includes a movable stainless steel bulkhead, which allows a flexible water depth of anywhere between seven and 17 feet.

San Diego State is also hosting a Nike Swim Camp dates July 12-15, 2023.

1). This camp is open to any and all entrants. 2). Drugs, alcohol and smoking are strictly prohibited and constitute grounds for immediate dismissal from camp. 3). For your safety and benefit, we recommend that you choose a camp that fits your particular skills and level of development.

Camp Reviews

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

    July 12, 2022: Coaching staff was very knowledgeable and interactive. The kids learned a ton and also had a great time!

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 18, 2023: I enjoyed playing 6 on 5 with the high school boys and girls

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 11, 2022: meeting the Olympians, dorm life and of course Gwen loved the food

    — Anonymous

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    • 5/5.

    July 31, 2023: Meeting with the coaches! He learned some new skills for the goalie position!

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 13, 2022: Getting to improve skills and getting to learn from knowledgeable coaches.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 31, 2023: The specific goalie training and skills being taught by goalies in the sport!

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 12, 2022: Competing with kids from different parts of the country will all skill levels

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 12, 2023: Enjoyed the friends he made and people he met, food was amazing, fun experience!

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 12, 2023: Having an olympian and highly skilled director like Genai Kerr was the highlight.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 11, 2022: A highlight was learning with the coaches, the coaches were extremely fun, nice, and helpful.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 11, 2022: She had fun, enjoyed learning and independence away from home. She also really enjoyed the cafeteria and the food.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 12, 2023: All of the coaches were wonderful! We loved the game/scrimmage at the end of camp, our whole family came to watch!

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 11, 2022: All the hands on training and every coach really working in the pool with them so they can really gat a feel for what they needed to learn

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    August 2, 2023: My son said the camp was amazing and he wants to go to both camps next year. Therefore I believe the highlight for him was the overall experience.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    August 2, 2022: This was my sons first Water Polo camp experience. It was amazing to see how much confidence was built after just a few hours of coaching instruction.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 11, 2022: As parents we loved how positive the coaches were and the messaging that they gave to kids. When I asked my son he couldn't narrow it down, he had a great time.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    August 2, 2022: Genai is a consummate professional. Kind and inspiring for the kids. Also seeing a Olympian that came from our water polo club (San Diego shores) was so incredible

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 30, 2023: My son was immediately assessed and paired with appropriate level. He took away some very practical drills and skills. Nothing too advanced and nothing too beginner.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 12, 2023: Matthew was very happy he told me Coach Kerr told them keep trying their best, don't give up, find a person who you admire, and work harder than that person. Thank you Coach Kerr!

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.
    A very professional experience.

    — Anonymous

Nike 5meter Water Polo Camp at San Diego State University

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Genai Kerr, Camp Director
San Diego State
San Diego, California 92182
Questions? Call 1-800-645-3226
Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm PST

SECURE YOUR SPOT – CAMPS SELL OUT!

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.

Camp Dates & Prices

Nike
Water Polo
California
San Diego
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Nike 5meter Water Polo Camp at San Diego State University
USD
68131
Nike 5meter Water Polo Camp at San Diego State University - High School Camp
Co-Ed
14-18
Jul 5-Jul 7, 2024
665.00
Programs: Advanced Camp
Age Group: 14 - 18
Gender: Co-Ed
Please Note: Last year all camps SOLD OUT at this location.
Day Camp 9:00AM-4:00PM $665.00 USD
Availability: Less than 10 spaces

Overnight $885.00 USD
Availability: Less than 10 spaces

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
USD
68132
Nike 5meter Water Polo Camp at San Diego State University - Youth Skills Camp
Co-Ed
10-14
Jul 8-Jul 10, 2024
595.00
Programs: Skills Camp
Age Group: 10 - 14
Gender: Co-Ed
Please Note: Last year all camps SOLD OUT at this location.
Day Camp 9:00AM-4:00PM $595.00 USD
Availability: Yes

Overnight $795.00 USD
Availability: Yes

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
USD
68134
Nike 5meter Water Polo Clinic at San Diego State University - Goalie and Shooting Youth Clinic
Co-Ed
10-13
Aug 2-Aug 2, 2024
195.00
Programs: Goalie and Shooting Clinic
Age Group: 10 - 13
Gender: Co-Ed
Please Note: Last year all camps SOLD OUT at this location.
Day Camp 9:00AM-4:00PM $195.00 USD
Availability: Yes

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
USD
68135
Nike 5meter Water Polo Clinic at San Diego State University - High School Goalie and Shooting Clinic
Co-Ed
14-18
Aug 3-Aug 4, 2024
490.00
Programs: Goalie and Shooting Clinic
Age Group: 14 - 18
Gender: Co-Ed
Please Note: Last year all camps SOLD OUT at this location.
Day Camp 9:00AM-4:00PM $490.00 USD
Availability: Yes

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
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