Ultimate Spirit Summer Camp
We will host a summer mini-camp on the Barton Hills Playground. Players who have completed 2nd – 8th grades are invited to attend.
June 3 -7 from 8:30am – 12:30.
Please use this waiver to register players for this camp. Registration will be collected by School Coordinators and collected on, or before, the final day of the Spring Semester, 5/ 24.
*Scholarships are available for those who are in financial need. Use this application to communicate your desire to become a scholarship player.
Summer Mentor Program
With the support of many community organizations, we will provide an opportunity for players to use their Ultimate Skills and mentor new players. Mentors will work in teams of 2-3 to present Ultimate Skills and Spirit of the Game to kids aged 5 – 13 through Austin Parks and Recreation Summer Youth Programs, the Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Austin and After School Centers for Education (ACE).
Mandatory Mentor Training June 3 -7 (9am – noon)
Mentors may apply for all weeks or only one! You may work one or two days a week all summer; or, apply to work in one week sessions. Mentors should complete the APARD application, to provide personal information and communicate availability.
We require 20 hours of volunteer service before mentors are eligible for stipend. 15 hours can be earned through the June 3- 7 training session. You can earn hours before the summer starts, during the spring semester, by serving our organization as a peer mentor at our Events. We present our Sport and Spirit to Schools on Play Day and Field days. Dates will one posted as they are contracted.
Spring Event Dates:
March 30 Fabulous Fives Tournament Day (9am-2pm)
May 14 Baranoff Elementary School (9am- 2pm)
Austin Parks and Recreation (APARD)
We will present instruction in two hour segments, two days a week (MW or TTH) at each contracted Recreation Center. There are 22 Recreation Centers in the City of Austin Parks and Recreation department!
APARD Program Directors are reviewing available programs (of which we are only one) and making selections for their summer day camps through the APARD Lending Library. We are making every effort to be scheduled close to where our school programs are being presented so that mentors can work close to home.
Following exposure to our methods of instruction, we will provide a competitive experience at an Indoor Recreation Center, to be determined.
August 2, a Friday, has been designated as our APARD Tournament Day. We will play on Teams of FIVE, following our Fabulous Fives format. 4 will play on the court at a time. Substitution a player on each point scored (by either team). One mentor will be assigned as a player/coach to each team. We will utilize an indoor venue to avoid the heat of the day.
Please, join us for our evening SUMMER SCRIMMAGES
We will host a weekly pick-up game at Dick Nichols Park on Thursday and the South Austin Recreation Center on Tuesday. WE will meet weekly TWO HOURS before SUNSET. The start time will change as the light changes , playing Ultimate until dark! This game is open to players who are at least 10 years of age.
The Austin Sol, a professional Ultimate team in our fine city, will present a summer camp experience in three levels for various age groups during two weeks of the summer. Register through the above links for Monthly SOL Academy or Summer Camp.
The Premier and Elite Camps will be held at St. Stephen’s Episcopal School June 17- 21st.
The Junior Camp will be held at Rosewood Park August 5-9th.
National Ultimate Training Camp (NUTC)
The NUTC holds it elite summer camp in Amherst, MA, and has been committed to creating the Next Generation of Ultimate players for 18 years!
NUTC Sessions 2019
Session A: July6-11
Session B: July 13-18
Session C: July 20-25
More information on this Ultimate camp and information for cost and registration: National Ultimate Training Camp.
SUMMER IS FOR ULTIMATE.