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University of Kansas - Swimming Camp

Jayhawk Swim Camp

Location Lawrence, KS
Event Date(s) May 25, 2020 to May 29, 2020
This event has been canceled.

Event Description


May 25th - 29th

Ages 9 - 18
$655 per Camper
$555 per Camper
*$10 off per registrant for 2 or more siblings
Check-In: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Monday, May 25th at Naismith Hall

Check-Out: 11:00 AM on Friday, May 29th at Naismith Hall

Facilities: Robinson Natatorium
→ 2 Pools: 8 Lanes x 25 M, 6 Lanes x 25 Yd
→ Dive Well

Ability Level: Beginner (must have knowledge of all four competitive strokes and ability to swim 100 yards w/o stopping) to advanced swimmers. The camp is designed for competitive swimmers.


  • Professional instruction and coaching
  • Three water sessions per day focusing on technique, training and skills (starts and turns)
  • Dryland and educational lectures daily
  • 10:1 camper to counselor ratio
  • Camp t-shirt and cap
  • Camp swim meet on Friday, May 29 (9:45 a.m.)
  • Optional personal video analysis (details on website)

Housing: Campers will stay at Naismith Hall and will have 24-hour supervision by camp staff. Meals will be provided at Naismith Hall.

Staff: The Jayhawk Swim Camp will be directed by University of Kansas Head Swimming Coach Clark Campbell. Also providing coaching and instruction will be KU Assistant Swim Coach Jen Betz, in addition to guest coaches as well as current and former KU Swimmers.

Daily Schedule
7:15 AM   Wake Up & Breakfast
9:00 AM   Stroke Talk
9:40 AM   In-Water Session
12:00 AM   Lunch
1:00 PM   Rest & Relax
3:00 PM   Performance Talk
3:45 PM   Dryland Training
4:00 PM   In-Water Session
5:30 PM   Dinner
7:15 PM   In-Water Session
10:00 PM   Lights Out

Refund Policy: $200 non-refundable deposit.

Questions Please Contact: Jen Betz at 785-331-6741 or via email at jenbetz@ku.edu.

Jayhawk Swim Camp is open to any and all entrants (limited only by number, age, grade level and/or gender).