Guide to Summer Sports Camps in New Jersey

Posted on: March 3rd, 2020 by

Looking for summer sports camps in New Jersey?

Many of us have seen a positive change in our children when they become involved in a sport; it could be the lesson of teamwork, the realization that they can push their bodies to excel at athleticism or just the enjoyment of being out in the fresh air. Keep that momentum going with a fun summer sports camp in New Jersey.

Another strong case for summer sports camps – It’s tough to provide exposure to different sports when most are played year round. If you’re interested in never being home between the hours of 4 and 8 on weekdays and spending weekends at games, having a multi sport kid is for you! But if you prefer some sanity, a sports summer camp can be the way to find out if your year round soccer child prefers the sticks of lacrosse or hockey.

Whether your kids enjoy baseball, soccer, volleyball, basketball or just happen to be super duper athletic, a sports camp just might be the answer to their summer plans!

We’ve created this guide to summer sports camps in New Jersey has to offer. We’ve included contact information, camp dates, and cost to help you decide which one is the best one for your kid this summer.

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25 Summer Sports Camps in New Jersey

Tennis Summer Camps

Nike Tennis Camp at Lawrenceville School

In its 43rd year, the Lawrenceville School Nike Tennis Camp in New Jersey has become one of the best junior tennis camps in the country. Directing camp this summer are Princeton tennis coach Billy Pate and Amherst coach Todd Doebler.

This renowned East Coast tennis camp in NJ delivers technical instruction and drilling, supervised match play, and a variety of evening social activities.

  • Camp runs June 21-August 6, 2021.
  • Nike Tennis Camp at Lawrenceville School is located in Central Jersey in Lawrenceville in Mercer County.
  • Camp prices start at $595 and up.
  • For more information call (800) 645-3226.

TGA Premier Sports Camps

TGA Premier Sports Camps focus on providing a fun atmosphere for a youth of all ages and skill levels to further develop their passion for tennis or golf. TGA camps are day camps at tennis facilities, school-based camps, and camps in conjunction with other youth organizations.

  • Camp dates vary by location
  • TGA Premier Sports Camp has four New Jersey locations – Summit, Livingston, Short Hills, Randolph. Short Hills TGA Golf camp is confirmed for 2021, the others are awaiting updates.
  • Camp prices start at $735 per session
  • For more information call (732) 835-8842.

Golf Summer Camps

Heron Glen Junior Golf Camp

This camp, led by former PGA tour instructors, helps your soon-to-be golf lovers sharpen their drive, regardless of skill level. There’s also a “Birdies” camp for younger putters, which introduces kids ages 7–11 to the basic rules and course etiquette.

  • Camp runs from July 26- August 19, 2021.
  • Heron Glen Junior Golf Camp is located in Central Jersey in Ringoes in Hunterdon County.
  • Camp prices start at $349 and up.
  • For more information call (908) 806-6804.
  • Information for the 2021 season is not yet available as of February 18, 2021.

Topgolf’s Summer Academy

This tennis camp is five days of non-stop entertainment and learning that kids will love. This program includes all of the components that make up the great game of golf. From chipping, putting and full swing, to the rules and etiquette, kids will learn everything they need to know to improve their game.

  • Camp runs from June 28- August 16, 2021.
  • Topgolf’s Summer Accademy has locations in both Edison and Mount Laurel.
  • Camp prices start at $199 and up.
  • Call (732) 875-7172 for more information

NJ Hockey Summer Camps

Floyd Arena Hockey Camp

Aspiring Wayne Gretzky hockey lovers can develop their stick skills on the ice and improve their stamina with conditioning and more at this weekly camp. Plus, the skill level varies each session so players of all abilities can see some action.

  • Camp runs from June 29-September 4, 2020.
  • Floyd Arena Hockey Camp is located in North Jersey in Little Falls in Passaic County.
  • Camp prices start at $250 and up.
  • For more information call (973) 746-7744
  • Information for the 2021 season is not yet available as of June 18, 2021.

Baseball Summer Camps

NJ Jackals’ Nike Baseball Camp

Your future baseball player can get some one-on-one time with semi-professionals players while improving his or her batting and fielding skills at this five-day camp. Sessions begin June 27 and run from 9 am–1 pm.

  • Camp options run from June 28 – August 6, 2021.
  • NJ Jackals Nike Baseball Camp is located in North Jersey in Little Falls in Passaic County.
  • Camp prices start at $325 and up.
  • For more information call (800) 645-3226.

Softball Summer Camps

Revolution Softball Camp 

The Revolution Softball Camps is considered a great local softball camp because of the coaching staff. Their Camp Directors are coaches and players active in college softball today, skilled in all aspects of the game. Each coach is dedicated to the personal development and improvement of each camper, from beginners to elite players. Half day full day and overnight options are available dependent on location.

  • Camp dates vary by location.
  • Revolution Softball Camp has 4 New Jersey locations – Madison, Mahwah, Newark and Princeton.
  • Dates start July 12, 2021.
  • Camp prices start at $249 and up.
  • For more information call (800) 944-7112.

Nike Softball Camp 

Nike Softball Camps are thrilled to be hosting a camp this year at 3 New Jersey locations! This camp presents campers with the opportunity to experience an elite training environment to improve fielding and hitting skills.

Each location has a skilled and proven athlete directing the camp. This camp will be an experience you do not want to miss out on! Half day, full day and overnight options available.

  • Camp sessions vary, beginning July 11, 2021
  • Nike Softball Camp has 3 New Jersey locations – Basking Ridge, Montclair and Lawrenceville.
  • Camp prices start at $420 and up.
  • For more information call (800) 645-3226.

Lacrosse Summer Camps

Game Breaker Lacrosse Camps

Game Breaker Lacrosse camps offer sessions for girls and boys in locations across the state. Coaches are high school and college coaches and camps are open to players of all abilities.

  • Camp dates vary by location, but start as early as June 28, 2021.
  • Game Breaker Lacrosse camps are located in Mahwah, Moorestown, Princeton, Verona and Lawrenceville.
  • Camp prices start at $249 and up.
  • For more information call (800) 944-7112.

Soccer Summer Camps

Coerver United Soccer Summer Camp

Ball Mastery Camp Level are for campers aged between 6 and 10. Emphasis is placed on individual skill development and basic moves with the goal of developing confidence on the ball.

Advanced Camp level are campers aged between 10 and 14. The Advanced level teaches more complicated moves and swiftly puts players into competitive environments with an emphasis on 1v1 and 2v2 play in the morning.

  • Camp dates run from July to August 2021.
  • Coerver United offers soccer summer camps in Central and South Jersey in Brick in Ocean County,  in Wall, and Middletown in Monmouth County.
  • Camp prices start at $175 and up.
  • For more information call (443) 926-2360.

Nike Soccer Summer Camp

At NIKE Soccer Camps, our goal is to stimulate a love for the game in young athletes by showing them how to accelerate their own progress and success. There are three New Jersey locations, all camp locations are coed and will include challenging drills and new training techniques.

  • Camp dates run from July 12-15th, 2021.
  • Nike Soccer Summer Camp is located in Lawrenceville, Mercer County, Pitman, Gloucester County, and Metuchen, Middlesex County New Jersey.
  • Camp prices start at $225.
  • For more information call (800) 645-3226.

Basketball Summer Camps

Goatgear Basketball

If you have a mini-baller on your hands, Goatgear Basketball Camps will keep them competitive with week-long camps in the Ridgewood/Glen Rock area.

Days are jammed-packed with fitness, skills drills, games and contests (free throw and one-on-one) to keep your kid engaged plus low counselor to camper ratios ensure safety and good training.

  • Camp dates vary by location, but run June 22- September 4, 2020.
  • Goatgear Basketball Camp is located in North Jersey in Ho-Ho-Kus, Wyckoff, and Ridgewood in Bergen County.
  • Camp prices start at $399 and up.
  • For more information call (201) 652-4477.
  • Information for the 2021 season is not yet available.

Hoop Heaven Summer Basketball Camp  

Hoop Heaven Summer Basketball Camps offer basic and advanced basketball instruction for boys and girls of all ages and levels of ability. They teach all facets of offense, defense, shooting, rebounding, passing, ball handling, game situations and more. Hoop Heaven coaches provide the best training available.

  • Camp dates run June-August, 2020.
  • Hoop Heaven Summer Basketball Camp is located in Central and North Jersey with locations in Bergen, Morris, And Somerset Counties.
  • Camp prices start at $125 and up
  • For more information call (732) 271-4667.
  • Information for the 2021 season is not yet available as of June 18, 2021.

Gymnastics Summer Camps in New Jersey

Shields Gymnastics Camp

At Shields Gymnastics Camp children ages 6 and up of all levels can practice their current skills while developing new ones. Tumbling, vaulting, balance beam, and bars will be covered. Camps are half day, and coed for gymnastics, boys only for parkour

  • Shields Gymnastics Camp is located in Central Jersey in Flemington in Hunterdon County.
  • Camps run weekly from June 28 to September 3, 2021.
  • Weekly camp registration is $225
  • For more information call (908) 782-1777.

More Sports Summer Camps

Floyd Hall Figure Skating Summer Camp

The Floyd Hall Arena Summer Figure Skating Camp has programs for all ages and abilities every summer. Whether you are a very advanced freestyle skater or have just completed your first season, we have a camp for you. Skaters will participate in a variety of activities both on and off the ice. Full and half day programs are available.

  • Camps begin July 5, 2021
  • Floyd Hall Figure Skating Camp is located in North Jersey in Little Falls in Passaic County.
  • Camp prices are $480/week. For more information call (973) 746-7744

Metuchen SportsPlex Sports Camp  

If your child enjoys sports or wants to try new sports, this is the camp for you. Your child will have a week of fun, learning and playing sports that might include flag football, soccer, wiffle ball, volleyball, basketball, kickball, team handball and others.

This award winning camp was developed over ten years ago & has become the most popular sports camp in the area. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned athlete, this camp will fill the sporting needs of your child aged 5 -14.

  • Camp sessions begin June 28, 2021
  • Metuchen SportsPlex Sports Camp is located in Central Jersey in Metuchen in Middlesex County.
  • Cost for camp starts at $40 for one half day to $290 for a full week of full days.
  • For more information call (848) 248-4684.

Go Kart Racing Camp

Send your kids to Speed Raceway’s summer camp . A week-long racing summer camp is perfect for boys and girls ages 6 to 14 and up. Go Kart Racing Camp offers a summer camp experience that your kids will look forward to attending in this coming summer as they learn to race electric go karts in a fun and safe atmosphere. It’s an alternative to the traditional summer camp experience in New Jersey that kids as well as teens will enjoy and remember for years to come.

  • Camp sessions begin July 12, 2021
  • Go Kart Racing Camp is located in South Jersey in Cinnaminson in Burlington County.
  • Camp price is $475/week
  • For more information call (856) 735-0041.

Seaton Hackney Stables Equestrian Summer Camps

Campers learn basic safety, grooming, tacking and barn management skills. They ride 2-3 times daily, either in lessons, on trail rides, lunging session and Equisthenics.

In addition, campers receive daily Badges in many different topics including harness driving, equine breeds, colors and markings, equine health and First Aid, braiding and Show grooming, careers in the industry (demonstrations by vet and farrier) and other exciting horsemanship matters.

  • Seaton Hackney Stables is located in North Jersey in Morristown in Morris County.
  • Camp sessions begin June 15th – September 4, 2020.
  • Camp prices start at $445 and up.
  • For more information call (973) 644-3355.
  • Information for the 2021 season is not yet available.

ESF Camp Day Camps

ESF Camp day camp in New Jersey offers a sportslab camp with a multi sport focus. ESF Camps deliver a unique assortment of camps for children of all ages and interests, while providing a safe and fun environment.

  • Camp dates run from June 21 to August 20, 2021.
  • ESF Camp day camp offers locations in Central Jersey and South Jersey: Moorestown in Burlington County, Tinton Falls in Monmouth County, Lawrenceville in Mercer County
  • Camp prices start at $470 and up.
  • For more information call (609) 896-0606

Wyckoff YMCA Elite Competitive Camps

Is your young athlete ready to take their skills to the next level? Campers will have a blast meeting new friends while practicing drills, techniques, strategies, and scrimmage play to enhance the skills of serious club and league players alike. Now offering basketball, girls volleyball, and soccer camps for kids in 2nd Grade and up.

  • Camp dates vary by location.
  • Wyckoff YMCA Elite Competitive Camp is located in North Jersey in Wyckoff and Ramapo in Bergen County.
  • Camp prices start at $275
  • For more information call (201) 891-2081.
  • Information for the 2021 season is not yet available.

Sports Camps at the Superdome

The massive Waldwick activities mecca offers an all sports day camp for kids who love playing a variety of sports such as football, soccer, lacrosse, dodgeball, kickball, wiffle ball and so much more. Arts and Crafts and other non-sport activities are also available throughout the day.

For kids who want to focus on improving their soccer skills, can partake in other sports specific camps where they will have to opportunity to learn top coaches, refine their skills under the dome and on outdoor fields while making friends and having fun.

  • Camp begins June 22, 2020.
  • Sports Camp at the Superdome is located in North Jersey in Waldwick in Bergen County.
  • Camp prices start at $79/day and up.
  • For more information call (201) 444-7660.
  • Information for the 2021 season is not yet available as of June 18, 2021.

Panthers All Sports Camp

Panthers All-Sports Camp is the home of unconventional sports. While they have the more conventional sports such as basketball, flag football and soccer, they also have fun with the campers by playing games such as kick the can, flag tag and water balloon tosses.

At the very end of camp, after campers have learned all the basics of the sports, Panthers All-Sports Camp has an Olympics Day! On Olympics Day all of the sports are played in a non-competitive, fun-filled environment

  • Camp runs from June 21, 2021-August 6, 2021
  • Panthers All Sports Camp is located in North Jersey in Glen Rock in Bergen County.
  • Camp prices start at $250 per week and up.
  • For more information call (201) 390-4563.
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Jennifer Auer is the hyperlocal mom blogger who runs Jersey Family Fun. From New Jersey, this mom of 3 boys just can’t sit still! Her husband likes to say she’s a work-at-home mom who never stays home. Jennifer started traveling as a child and hasn’t stopped since. Instead of letting her husband and boys slow her down, she brings them along! As her boys transition from tweens to teens there’s still so many places she wants to discover with them both across the U.S. and internationally. She has been a Jersey Girl for 35+ years, and a Jersey Mom for 15+ years and a New Jersey mom blogger for 10 years, although she'd much rather be referred to as an influencer or just by name. She has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a focus on Entrepreneurship from Bryant University in Rhode Island.

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