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Athletic Summer Camps

Athletic Day Camps:

All Stars & Beyond - All Stars & Beyond is the camp to be at! Your campers will have the flexibility to choose the activities they engage in. Campers will have the opportunity to engage in athletic oriented games and events, arts & crafts, and tag & fun group games, all at their own preference. This format will allow your camper to choose their BEST possible experience! Campers will take weekly trips to the Lake Forest High School Pool, Forest Park Beach, and will also take weekly field trips on Wednesdays to attractions such as the Lincoln Park Zoo, Green Meadows Farm, America’s Action Territory of Kenosha, WI, and various Water Parks in the area. Campers enrolled by May 28th will also receive complimentary transportation to and from camp via school bus. 

Sport Specific One Week Camps:

Bill Wennington Basketball Camp - (COMPLETED GRADES 3-6)
Bill Wennington, former Chicago Bull, will provide instruction to kids who have completed grades 3 through 6 in the fundamentals of basketball with emphasis on the skills of shooting, ball handling, passing, and footwork. Discipline and skill development will be stressed, therefore players must be prepared for a great deal of drill work. The camp will spend the mornings teaching the proper fundamentals to each child while improving their game, while the afternoon will be spent focusing on skill development through game play. The day will be split with a lunch break.

Bobby Douglass Youth Football Camp - (COMPLETED GRADES 3-8)
Join the former Kansas All American and Chicago Bear Quarterback for this youth football camp. The Bobby Douglass Football Camp is specifically designed to introduce and teach football in a fun, interactive, and instructional environment. Our half-day, non-contact camp will build each camper’s confidence and self-esteem as they develop and improve their skills, while teaching good sportsmanship and teamwork. This camp will also feature guest appearances and coaches who are former collegiate and/or professional players. For more information, please contact Bobby Douglass at (847) 254-3555.

Chicago Bears Youth Football Camp - (6-14Y)
This is a non-contact Skill Development camp for kids ages 6-14. Age appropriate, station-based training delivers results to both advanced players and newcomers. All programs provide football instruction, athletic skill development, and fitness and agility training. This camp features comprehensive instruction for all ages and will teach accelerated skills for experienced players. Camp will feature visits from Bears heroes such as; Mickey Pruitt, Wendall Davis, Anthony Morgan, and Kris Haines. For more information, visit www.bearscamps.com or call (312) 226-7776.

IGLA Girls Lacrosse Camp -  (COMPLETED GRADES 1-8)
At Illinois Girls Lacrosse Association, our camps are run by an experienced and skilled coaching staff including women with High School, Collegiate, and post Collegiate playing experience, current Collegiate athletes, and current Varsity High School athletes. Quality coaching is our #1 priority. All girls are required to have goggles, sticks & mouthguards to participate. Sticks & goggles are available to borrow at no charge; please email info@iglax.org if you need to borrow equipment prior to the start date of camp.

Chicago Fire Summer Soccer Camp - (6-14Y)
Play, learn, and train with our passionate, highly qualified coaches who will help your child develop soccer skills in a week of soccer filled fun. Programs are suitable for all ages and skill levels. Spaces are limited! All players registered will receive a FireSITC Dri-Fit jersey, ball, individual player evaluation and a ticket to a Chicago Fire Soccer game at Toyota Park!

Chicago Fire Little Sparks Soccer Camp - (3-5Y)
This camp welcomes children ages 3-5 into the beautiful game in a creative, nurturing environment. Parents are invited and encouraged to participate in an hour of fun-filled soccer and our play-oriented learning program. It is our vision to “imagine the possibility for tomorrow” by developing key movement and social and soccer skills that support a child’s growth and experiences.

CONTACT US

Anthony Anaszewicz
Athletics Program Manager
(847) 810-3945
anaszewa@cityoflakeforest.com

Ken Pierini
Program Supervisor
(847) 810-3943
pierinik@cityoflakeforest.com  

Jason Olson
Program Supervisor
(847) 810-3946
olsonj@cityoflakeforest.com  

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THE CITY OF LAKE FOREST
220 E. Deerpath, Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 234-2600
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