Swim, Splash & Fun Camp
Dates: July 20 - 24, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm-3:00 pm
Age/Gender: Rising K-3rd Grade, Coed
Location: A.E. Finley Center, Pool
Program Description: This 2 hour swim camp will focus on having fun and campers will play a variety of pool games each day. In addition, campers will have plenty of "free choice" play time, as well as, a snack break.
Campers will also go through a short swim lesson each afternoon to work on individual stroke development needs for any of the four competitive strokes (freestyle, breaststroke, backstroke, or butterfly). The camp will be lead by Greg Warren, Aquatics Director and Head Varsity Swim Coach at Ravenscroft. Depending on the total number of campers, Coach Warren will be assisted by members of the Boys and Girls Varsity swim teams to help out with all of the fun and instruction.
*The entire staff will be lifeguard certified, and for safety reasons, each camper should be able to swim the width of the pool (about 15 yards) without touching the bottom.
*The entire staff will be lifeguard certified, and for safety reasons each campers should be able to swim at least one length of the pool without touching the bottom.
What to Bring: Swim suit, goggles, towel, and a daily snack
Instructor: Greg Warren has been the Aquatics Director and Head Coach of the boys and girls swim team at Ravenscroft since 2005. In that time, Coach Warren has been apart of 6 State Championship winning teams and his girls' team are the 4 time NCISAA State Champions ('13, '14 , '15 & '16) at the 3A level. Coach Warren also teaches physical education for the lower, middle and upper schools. Before coming to Ravenscroft, he swam for UNC-Wilmington and was a nationally ranked age group swimmer while in High School. He has over 25 years experience teaching swimming skills in both the private and group settings. He is an instructor for the American Red Cross and certifies the Ravenscroft Facility, Staff and Coaches along with students in Upper School PE in CPR and AED. Coach Warren also teaches an after school swim program to lower school students looking to improve their swimming skills.