Weequahic Athletics offers a wide variety of individual and team sports, skill-based teaching, competitive and noncompetitive options, excellent facilities and top-notch coaches. Our choice-based program allows campers the opportunity to focus on a specific sport during the program day while also enjoying everything else our traditional camp offers.
Competition at Weequahic
Many of our campers like to compete and do so in both our Leagues and in the Wayne County Camp Alliance tournaments. That said, we do not have tryouts. If you want to compete, raise your hand and let’s go compete, regardless of your skill level.
Many of our campers like to play sports and would rather not compete. We offer a ton of fun options across all of our Athletics. Campers get to choose the level of play and/or competition they want and are supported the whole way through.
Weequahic offers five basketball courts, two soccer fields, a newly lit and developed flag football stadium, six tennis courts, a baseball diamond, skate park, lacrosse fields, fully enclosed gymnastics facility and much more.
Top Notch Staff
Camp Weequahic may be the only traditional summer camp in the northeast led by three former NCAA Division I athletes, two of whom also coached collegiately. As former athletes, we know what it takes to learn and excel both within a team and individually as a player and coach. Because of this, we attract great instructors and support them with top-of-the-line training and feedback.
Our athletic offerings are divided into three different experiences:
Campers who enjoy the thrill of competition can do so as an activity choice each and every day. Teams are divided evenly from a skill standpoint and development age groups. The Weequahic Basketball, Football, Soccer and Tennis Leagues are available to anyone and everyone interested in playing.
We hire instructors with documented experience teaching in their specific areas. Our nine-day orientation allows our program directors and top teachers to create and review lesson plans and practice making all of our learning environments fun!
Wayne County Games and Tournaments
Camp Weequahic shares a fantastic association with 26 summer camps in Wayne County, PA. Competitions are available to campers in most major sports as well as Dance, Archery, and Skate Park.
Weequahic is a ‘no-tryout’ camp. If a camper wants to represent Weequahic in a WCCA event, they simply need to raise their hand and decide to compete in the Weequahic Way.
Camp Weequahic is an excellent summer baseball camp for those players who want to spend their time improving their baseball skills but still want the fun of a traditional camp.
Our baseball diamond, batting cage, great coaching, competitive games, and fun atmosphere will help beginners improve their baseball skills and travel team baseball players keep their skills sharp and ready for competition both at camp and back home.
Stunts, tumbling, and organized cheers are taught by our experienced and enthusiastic staff members. Campers can work on their individual skills or as a part of a team in order to learn and grow while having a great deal of fun!
Learn to pass, defend, and score on the lax field. Whether you are picking up the stick for the first time or need to take a few days off of camp to attend a travel team tournament, our top notch staff will help you improve your lacrosse skills.
Want to run around the rink, doing your best to pass, shoot and score? We’ve got you covered! Come down to the newly-renovated hockey rink and enjoy some time playing street hockey with your buddies!
Whether you’re searching for a boys basketball camp or a girls basketball camp, Camp Weequahic features a summer basketball camp option that combines skilled instruction by professional coaches and college level players with all of the features of a traditional summer camp.
Beginning players will develop their skills with fun instruction and games, intermediate players will improve their skills with instruction and League play, and travel team and high school basketball players will compete both in our Weequahic Leagues and with other WCCA camps while preparing for more competition back home.
Weequahic is led by two former Division I soccer team captains, Kate Kelly and Sue Baldwin. We also have the added benefit of Steve Nugent, one of our senior leaders who was an NCAA Division I head soccer coach for many years before joining our team.
Campers improve their skills in our small sided lessons, compete in our 7v7 Weequahic Soccer League, or compete with other WCCA Camps on our travel teams. (Just raise your hand if you want to play!) We are serious about having fun while learning and enjoying the great game of soccer at Weequahic!
One of the great games rarely played in the US, our campers get introduced to this fast-paced team game that requires only a willingness to play. Whether goofing around with your friends or competing under the lights, Weequahic Handball is a ton of fun.
Possibly the hottest sport in the country, campers of all ages will enjoy our newly renovated and lit flag football stadium. Whether improving skills in one of our instructional classes, competing in the Weequahic Flag Football League, or heading to a Wayne County game or tourney, our footballers have a blast on the field.
Always wanted to learn the game but a little afraid to try? Need to prepare for your upcoming middle school or high school try-out? Our volleyball coaches will get you set to spike the competition and serve up a lot of fun in the process! Don’t pass up the opportunity to enjoy the action at Volleyball – you’ll really dig it!
We offer an excellent summer softball camp experience for those players who want to spend their time improving their softball skills but still want the fun of a traditional camp.
Our softball diamond, batting cage, great coaching, competitive games, and fun atmosphere will help beginners improve their softball skills and travel team softball players keep their skills sharp and ready for competition both at camp and back home.
Our carpeted gaga pit sits conveniently in Main Camp for all to enjoy. Don’t know what gaga is? Imagine playing dodgeball, from the knees down, inside an octagon with four-foot high walls. It’s a summer camp tradition we are happy to celebrate!
With both instruction and WCCA competition options, roller hockey plays a big part of our Weequahic athletics choice program. Come and enjoy our newly renovated full-sized rink this summer!
Director Cole played and coached golf at the University of Virginia and the first thing he added to camp was a full-service driving range. Campers receive full swing and short game instruction, spend time on our Weequahic range, and, for those really interested, can take trips to our local nine hole course.
Fitness & Aerobics
Whether you are an enthusiast or preparing for your middle or high school teams, our team of trainers can help every age and ability level build strength, flexibility and endurance. Campers of the appropriate ages are instructed in body weight, weighted, and aerobic routines.
With multiple ramps, a huge half pipe, park structure, and grind rails, our sk8ers can really get after it. For those just starting out, we have all the gear you need: boards, pads, and helmets. For those who already know how to roll, our experienced staff will challenge and demonstrate ways to improve. So many campers have learned the art of the board at Weequahic and we can’t wait to introduce you to it, too!
Our incredible gym offers a newly installed spring floor, uneven bars, vault, balance beam, and more. Our huge doors can remain open on warm days or close up on the few moments of rain.
High level coaches can instruct everyone from beginners to advanced gymnasts. Whether trying out their first cartwheel or competing at the highest level on our team, our gymnasts of all ability levels will have a great summer!
For kids who sk8, we’ve got it all – half-pipe, grind rails, ramps, pavilion complex, and plenty of space to ride. For those wanting to learn (or use our Razor scooters), we have all the gear at camp you need: helmets, pads, boards and great instructors.
Track and Field / Running
Are you a runner who wants to work on sprints or long distance, track work or cross country? Our great facilities and coaches will help you push through to new heights.
Come try your hand on The Wee Links by Sly Lake. Our nine hole course is a perfect place to have fun while learning one of the skills of golf.
Our six, newly refurbished tennis courts allow our top teachers plenty of room for small-sided lessons.Campers are divided into appropriate age-group and skill levels and taught with an eye towards improvement. Campers can enjoy regular tennis skill development classes, our Weequahic Tennis League, or tournament play against our Wanye County Camp Alliance friends.
Weequahic offers a choice of judo or karate to campers who want to grapple, kick or punch while learning the discipline of the martial arts. This is a non-contact experience for all of our campers and staff members.
What better way to center yourself and improve both strength and flexibility than spending time with our yoga instructors. Whether you enjoy our indoor studio or stretching out in nature, our yoga kids get to enjoy a stretch with their friends.
Come lift under the watchful eyes of our experienced staff. Whether a part of a class or joining the team for a Shower Power Hour, our instructors will oversee all aspects of our campers’ strength and safety. This is a perfect spot for student-athletes preparing for a fall sport or campers who just want to get stronger.
A separate program, our campers who like to ride will enjoy three mornings each session with horses and teachers just a few minutes from Weequahic. Whether your rider wants to learn English or Western, enjoy trail rides or ring work, our horse riders enjoy their time at the barn.