Through our sports majors, we provide additional instruction in select sports throughout the summer. During sports majors, campers:
- focus on a specific sport for two hours each morning
- learn fundamental sport drills and exercises
Depending on their age, campers will play tee-ball or baseball. Either sport is great for teaching depth perception and enjoying one of America's favorite games.
Whether dribbling, shooting or passing, basketball majors will experience a variety of activities related to basketball training.
With full-length mirrors, bars and a sound system, our fitness studios are a wonderful environment for our dance/cheer majors. During this major, campers will have the opportunity to learn, choreograph and perform routines.
Although DU does not have a football team, our campers will experience throwing and passing footballs and playing this wonderful (non-contact) game.
New to P.A.S.S. Camp in 2014, golf teaches campers the rules, technique and etiquette of one of the oldest and most popular sports in the world.
Ice sports includes a variety of activities that take place on one of DU's two NHL-sized ice sheets. Activities include broomball and skating.
Lacrosse is a fun, challenging sport built around hand-eye coordination. What better way to learn the sport than on the DU lacrosse turf, specifically built for the game?
When was the last time you climbed up a two-story wall or found your balance on a slack line? Outdoor adventure majors will spend time on the climbing wall as well as working on balance and learning the various terms and knots.
Campers will learn the rules and skills needed to play multiple racquet sports, including tennis, racquetball and squash. Each game has its own twist in learning to work with teammates and outscore opponents.
Back by popular demand! Campers will hit the pitch and learn to move the ball with skill and agility while working as a team, all with no forward passes.
Soccer is a fabulous sport with a key component of teamwork and footwork. Campers will learn drills and play a game where communication is key.
A sport where the spirit of the game is included in the rules, Ultimate Frisbee helps players improve skills in passing, defense and speed.
Bump! Set! Spike! This fun sport emphasizes hand-eye coordination and great communication skills.
Whether you’ve heard of karate or taekwondo, this major will be a variety of different martial arts. It will focus on respect and self-control.
Field Day Sports
Each day, campers take part in a different activity focusing on fun, agility and teamwork. Activities include punt-pass-kick, obstacle courses, races and more.
The Pioneer sports major is a combination of all P.A.S.S. Camp sports majors with the exception of dance/cheer and martial arts.
Campers who enroll in the Pioneer sports major will participate in two activities during the morning session instead of just one. This major is great for the camper who would like to try a little bit of everything.