YMCA Bethesda-Chevy Chase / YMCA Ayrlawn Program Center Sports Camps | YMCA DC

YMCA Bethesda-Chevy Chase / YMCA Ayrlawn Program Center Sports Camps

ARCHERY

YMCA Archery Camp is led by USA Archery certified instructors. This target archery program is for the beginner to intermediate archer primarily focusing on safety, stance and grip, aim. We spend the first day of every session orienting campers to safety rules and expectations. Throughout the week we will work on our form and accuracy following a progression of games-based practice sessions.

BASEBALL ACADEMY

Designed for baseball enthusiasts this camp not only will teach the fundamentals of the game but will help each player hone their skills around the great game of baseball. From hitting, fielding, beginning to better grasp the fundamentals, this camp will be a hit. Please bring your own glove. Academy camps are specially designed for campers from intermediate to advanced skill level that are keen to focus on their sport all day long! Academy camps do not swim throughout the camp week.

BASKETBALL

Campers will spend part of the day learning and practicing basketball fundamentals: dribbling, shooting, passing, fast breaks, ball handling, and the importance of teamwork. Each day campers will scrimmage.

BASKETBALL ACADEMY

No getting cut and no bench warmers! In flag football, campers are able to make new friends while learning new techniques. Academy camps are specially designed for campers from intermediate to advanced skill level that are keen to focus on their sport all day long! Academy camps do not swim throughout the camp week.

BIKING

Calling all experienced bikers! If you like to take long bike rides with your friends and explore local trails this camp is for you—bring your bike and helmet and get ready for a week of riding.

FLAG FOOTBALL

All the fun of football without the worry of contact. Campers will learn the fundamentals and improve skills in the morning while scrimmaging and making new friends in the afternoon.

FLOOR HOCKEY

Campers will spend the day learning all about floor hockey. Campers will learn the fundamentals, rules and strategies all while focusing on teamwork and sportsmanship.

HAVIN’ A BALL

Our all-time-favorite ball games—have a blast playing Kickball, Dodgeball, and Gaga with your friends!

SOCCER

Soccer camp will allow campers to take their dribbling, passing, shooting to a new level. Teamwork and strategies on how best to play as well as introduce fun new versions of this sport. Activities include individual foot skills, technical drills, tactical practices, small-sided games and coached scrimmages. Please bring cleats and shin guards.

SOCCER ACADEMY

Activities include individual foot skills, technical drills, tactical practices, small-sided games, coached scrimmages, and World Cup tournaments. Please bring cleats and shin guards. Academy camps are specially designed for campers from intermediate to advanced skill level that are keen to focus on their sport all day long! Academy camps do not swim throughout the camp week.

SPORTS FESTIVAL

Lace up those sneakers, put on your shorts; it’s time to have a ball with an assortment of sports. We’ve got the FUNdamentals of your favorite sports covered in this safe, pressure-free arena, so come on in and try them out!

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