Duke Kid's Academy and/or Games Camp
Ages 6-14 | Cost: Kids Academy $150 ... Games Camp $150
To be placed on a waitlist contact Patrick O'Grady at Patrick.firstname.lastname@example.org or 516-729-0042.
Location: Jack Coombs Field-Duke University
Monday, June 12, 2017 to Thursday, June 15, 2017
The Kid's Academy is designed to give young players the opportunity to learn the game in a safe, structured (…and FUN) environment. Learning the fundamentals is a crucial aspect to the success of any player.
Players will learn individual skills, baseball fundamentals, and team strategy. The Academy will teach through the areas of Outfield, Infield, Pitching, Catching, Rundowns, and Baserunning.
**Both the Kid's Academy and Games Camp are two separate camps that are designed to be taken together**
The Games Camp is designed to be taken in addition to the Kid's Academy and is an opportunity to utilize the baseball skills learned in the morning session in a competitive games environment. While not playing games, campers will participate in various drills and stations that emphasize hitting mechanics and fundamentals.
Duke Summer Kid's Academy
Camp Cost: $150.00
Duke Summer Games Camp
Camp Cost: $150.00
Check appropriate box(es) on the registration page.
Each camper must bring his own baseball equipment. Players should bring a glove, bat, cleats/spikes, running shoes or turf shoes, hat, and any other equipment they feel necessary to compete. Catchers must bring their own gear. Helmets will be provided. Every camper in attendance will be given a camp T-shirt.
Please check your email regularly as this is our primary way we communicate. Any additional information that we need to convey as the camp draws closer will be passed on to you via the e-mail address that you supplied when you signed up for camp. Please make it a habit to check your e-mail daily, this will eliminate any confusion and or miscommunication.
Duke University Employee Discount (Save 10% Off Camp Price). Contact Patrick O'Grady at Patrick.email@example.com or 516-729-0042 for your Duke Employee Discount Code.
7:30am-8:30am everyday (Kid's Academy)
12:30-12:55pm everyday (Games Camp only)
Camp Waiver Information
Medical Release Form will be attached to your e-mail confirmation. It is also available below.
Please print fill out, sign and deliver this form to the registration check in on the first day of camp. You will be unable to attend camp without this form.
Download Waiver Form
Camp will be conducted at:
Jack Coombs Field-101 Whitford Dr, Durham, NC 27708
From RDU Airport (and Points East)
1. Exit the Airport on Westbound I-40
2. After 4 miles, merge on to NC-147N towards
Durham/Downtown. Exit No. 279B
3. After 8.5 miles, exit Chapel Hill Street. Exit No. 13
4. Chapel Hill Street becomes Duke University Road
5. Proceed to dead end, turn right on HW 751
6. At next stop light (Science Drive), turn right.
7. Turn right on Whitford Drive (Jack Coombs Field ahead on left).
From points north traveling on S I-85
1. Exit 15-501 Bypass South
2. On 15-501, Exit at HW 751, turn left at the light.
3. Proceed to third light (Science Dr.) and turn left.
4 . Turn right on Whitford Drive (Jack Coombs Field ahead on left).
From points south traveling on N I-85
1. Exit on HW 751, Exit No. 170
2. Turn right at first light.
3. Go three miles and at the fourth light, turn left on Science Drive.
4. Turn right on Whitford Drive (Jack Coombs Field ahead on left).
Lunch is included for campers that sign up for both camps! If you are only attending one camp, lunch can be purchased.
Airport Pick-up / Drop-off Information
For a cost of $15.00 we can provide transportation in either direction to or from the RDU airport. Please contact Patrick.firstname.lastname@example.org to request transportation at least 2 weeks prior to the start date of camp.
Duke University Baseball merchandise will be available for purchase at this event.
After receipt of application, refund for cancellation will be given only if written notification is provided seven or more days prior to the start of camp. The refund will be in full with the exception of a $75 processing fee, which is needed to cover costs. Additionally, players have the option to transfer the entire balance towards a future camp if they prefer. If the refund is requested within 7 days of the camp the player will only be offered credit towards a future camp. Without written request prior to the start of camp, no refunds will be processed. All camp credits are good for one year.