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GVSU Swim & Dive

Instructional Diving Camp | End of Summer Session

Location Allendale, MI
Event Date(s) Aug 3, 2020 to Aug 7, 2020
Ages 12 to 18
This event has been canceled.

Event Description

2020 GVSU Instructional Diving Camp

Our camp is a teaching camp. Using videos, lectures and discussion we show how elite and Olympic level divers use the Four Basic Keys as they perform in meets.

Divers will learn how to apply these same keys to their diving under the direction of their group coach through daily work on the diving boards and while learning dryland drills and perfecting entries.

Each diver has their dives video taped and critiqued by one of our coaches each session. We will try and focus on strengthen each divers new dives built over this time.

Session III
End of Summer Session
August 3rd - 7th
Boys & Girls Ages: 12 & Up
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Cost: $120 per Diver
Camp Shammy With GV Logo ($20)

Who May Enroll: Participants must be at least twelve years old or have had previous competitive diving experience to enroll. Our diving camps are aimed at preparing boys and girls to compete in diving as part of a team either for their club or their school.

All sessions are limited in enrollment. We strive to maintain a camp size that allows us to be effective teachers and for each diver to get as much individual attention as possible.

What To Bring: Swim Suits, Towels / Sammie, Shorts, T-Shirt, Tennis Shoes, Lock, a desire to learn and to get better!

Four Basic Keys To Doing Excellent Dives:

  1. Body Alignment
  2. Board Work & Takeoffs
  3. Initiating & Stopping Rotation
  4. Entries & Lineups

New Equipment to Help Your Progression: New Bubbler, Dryboard, New Elite Trampoline and New PoolSide (TiVo like) System

Typical Daily Schedule
First 15-20 Minutes   Dryland / Discussion
Remaining   Board Work
Advanced Skill Works Entries
Basic Diving Skills
Focus Group Training

Camp Enrollment is Limited: Completed applications are accepted in the order received until a camp is filled. If a camp is filled, your deposit will be returned promptly.

Cancellations & Refunds: Due to the limited number of spaces available, there will be no refunds once camp has started.

If you have any questions about our camps, please contact Steve Burciaga at burciags@gvsu.edu