2013 Camp Details

WOLVERINE LACROSSE CAMP
CAMP DATES:
July 22-24
ELIGIBILITY:
For girls. Open to rising 6th graders through 11th graders
COST: Overnight $465; Commuter $415

The Wolverine Lacrosse Camp is a developmental style camp designed for intermediate players who are looking to develop their skills, overall concepts and understanding of the game. This camp is open to rising 6th through 11th graders and each player will be placed in a skill group and on a team according to age and ability levels. The camp will feature an outstanding and knowledgeable, experienced “hands-on” staff comprised of college coaches and players. Camp curriculum covers all facets of the game and includes individual skill breakdown, offensive and defensive concepts, small game situations, and full field competitive games designed to take your game to the next level. Goalkeepers will receive specialized instruction.

MICHIGAN ELITE CAMP
CAMP DATES:
July 15-17
ELIGIBILITY:
For girls. Open to rising 9th graders through graduating seniors
COST: Overnight $515; Commuter $465

The Michigan Elite Lacrosse Camp is for advanced players and is open to rising 9th graders through 12th graders and graduating seniors who have committed to play in college. The Elite Camp will feature a top-level staff comprised of experienced and knowledgeable Division I coaches & players who will help you elevate your game and prepare you for the next level. This intense 3-day camp is designed to provide the serious and experienced lacrosse player a competitive and challenging experience. The camp learning environment will be fast-paced and the curriculum will focus on advanced-level skills & concepts through drills, small-sided games and full-field competition. Goalkeepers will receive specialized instruction. It is recommended that Elite campers have high school varsity or club experience

Wolverine Lacrosse Camps are open to any and all entrants, limited only by number, age, grade level and gender.

LOCATION:
University of Michigan Campus Ann Arbor
Bursley Residence Hall - 1931 Duffield St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Mitchell Fields - 2100 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105

REGISTRATION: We are only accepting online registration for camp. You may pay with e-check or credit card. Note: Registration will close on Monday, July 1, 2013. An early bird discount of $25 will be applied to those who registrations prior to May 1. A group discount is available to groups of ten or more campers.  The discount is $40 per individual.  Email wlaxcamps@umich.edu for more information.

PAYMENT POLICY: Prior to June 1, a $250 deposit is due when you submit your online registration. The remaining balance is due June 1. Online registrations are automatically billed the balance due on June 1 to the card used to register if not paid prior to June 1. After June 1, registrations will still be accepted online, but must be submitted with the full camp fee.

Camp Schedules

Typical Day at Camp:

8:00 AM- 8:30 AM Breakfast
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM Morning Session
11:45 AM - 12:45 PM Lunch
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM Afternoon Session
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM Dinner
6:15 PM - 8:30 PM Evening Session
9:15 PM - 10:15 PM Evening Activity
11:00 PM Lights Out

NOTE: This schedule is tentative and could change. Camper will receive final camp schedule in packet at camp check-in

WHAT TO BRING:
Overnight Campers:
stick
goalie
equipment if applicable
eyewear
mouth guard
proper apparel
cleats for grass
running shoes
flip flops or sneakers for the dining hall
spending money
8 sessions worth of t-shirts, shorts, socks, sports bras and underwear
toiletries
towels
linens
pillow (single bed)
sun block
cell phone
alarm clock
fan (dorms are not air conditioned)

Commuters Campers:

stick
goalie equipment if applicable
eyewear
mouth guard
proper apparel
cleats for grass
running shoes
proper apparel
flip flops or sneakers for the dining hall
spending money
sun block
cell phone

FACILITIES: The Wolverine Lacrosse Camps use Mitchell Fields, a large grass field complex between Central Campus and North Campus. If necessary, evening sessions will also utilize campus athletic facilities.

MEALS: Meals will be eaten in the Bursley Dining Hall on the campus of the University of Michigan.

ROOMMATES: All parties involved must request each other. Your request is not guaranteed but we will do our best to accommodate you. Requests can be made during the online registration process.

MEDICAL INSURANCE: The medical consent and liability form MUST be filled out completely and faxed to 734-763-8447 prior to July 1. If a camper has had a sports physical within one calendar year of the start of camp, she may attach a copy of that physical in lieu of having a physician sign the form. The medical form can be on the Required Forms page. Campers must turn in all documents to participate in camp activities: no exceptions!

CHECK-IN: Check-in for both camps will be held between 11:00am and 1pm on Tuesday in the lobby of the Bursley Residence Hall. Overnight campers should plan to arrive between 11:00am and 12:30pm. Commuters should plan to arrive between 12:30pm and 1:00pm. There is a mandatory camp orientation meeting at 1:30pm.

CHECK-OUT: Check-out for both camps will be on Thursday between 11:30am - 12:30pm. Please make travel arrangements with this schedule in mind. Flights home on Thursday should be scheduled for 4pm or later. (The drive to the airport takes about 30 minutes). Commuters can be picked up directly from Mitchell Fields. Overnight campers must be picked up from Bursley Residence Hall after they have been checked out of their rooms.

CANCELLATION POLICY: If a cancellation notification is received via email to wlaxcamps@umich.edu on or before Monday, July 1, 2013 you will be refunded your camp fee minus a $75 non-refundable administrative deposit. Refunds (less $75 admin fee) after July 1, 2013 will only be given for medical reasons and must be accompanied by a signed medical statement from your physician. Severe Weather Conditions: In the event of weather that threatens the safety of campers and staff, or that the University determines will cause severe damage to the fields, all campers will be moved indoors to the Bursely cafeteria for lacrosse video instruction and/or other activities. Although very rare, severe weather or constant rain can make local fields unplayable, every effort will be made to move the session to other facilities if weather becomes a major problem, the camp cannot guarantee alternate field and transportation availability. Please note: Camp cannot be held financially responsible for sessions cancelled due to weather beyond the camps control.

DOCUMENTS:
FOR ALL CAMPERS:
If a camper has had a sports physical within one calendar year of the start of camp, she may attach a copy of that physical in lieu of having a physician sign the form. The medical consent and liability form must be filled out completely and turned at camp check-in.

FOR OVERNIGHT CAMPERS:
In addition to the medical consent and liability form, overnight campers must also complete and sign the Housing Summer Camp Permission Form. This form must be filled out completely and turned in at camp check-in.

TRAVEL:
Airport:
Detroit Metro Airport (DTW)
9000 Middlebelt Rd.
Romulus, MI 48174
25 miles from Bursley Residence Hall

Train:
Ann Arbor Amtrak Station (ARB)
325 Depot St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
1.5 miles from Bursley Residence Hall

Local Hotels:
Holiday Inn Near The University of Michigan
3600 Plymouth Rd.
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Phone: 734.769.9800
2.5 miles from Bursley Residence

Hall Hampton Inn
2300 Green Rd.
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Phone: 734.996.4444
2.5 miles from Bursley Residence Hall