SUMMER CAMPS


2019 SUMMER CAMPS


This summer, ORYA is working with ORHS coaches, ORYA volunteers and other sports professionals to provide more summer sports opportunities. Instead of sitting on the couch get your player involved in any of our summer offerings. Offerings below will focus on fun and development while giving players something different to do during the day!

ORYA summer camps will be used as fundraising initiatives. ORYA looks forward to providing fun and developmentally appropriate camp programs that improve our ability to offer quality programming during the regular seasons. Camps will be posted as they are created.


  • CONDITIONING CAMP

    ORHS Strength and Conditioning coach, Mike Feld, is offering a unique program for athletes of ANY SPORT. Instead of focusing on one sport, Mike’s approach is to develop each individuals speed, quickness, strength and flexibility. Better your body for any type of competition you do. If you’re not planning on playing any sports this is still a great program to develop healthy habits and improve your strength and coordination.

    Aug. 5th |  5:15-6:45pm

    Aug. 7th |  5:00-6:00pm

    Aug. 9th |  5:15-6:45pm

    COED AGE GROUP | Incoming 3rd-8th Graders

    LOCATION | ORHS

    TUITION | $45

  • VOLLEYBALL

    ORYA’s volleyball program will provide players a fun environment to learn age-appropriate skills & techniques. Players will learn the fundamentals of passing, hitting and over hand serving. More specifically, players will learn footwork, arm swings, and the keys to passing. They will come away with a better understanding of the rules of the game as well as how a basic offense and defense work. They will get LOTS of small group instruction as well as play time in drills and game-like settings. The main goal will be to develop players skills, knowledge of the game, and a passion for the sport. Clinics will be run by Cassandra Sweatt, the Oyster River High School Varsity coach, with help from her team! The drills used and skills taught will cover the same fundamental principles as the ones used at ORMS and ORHS. A minimum of 8 registrations are needed to make this camp successful.

    THURSDAYS |  July 11, 18, 25, Aug. 1, 8, 15

    TIME | 4:30-5:30pm

    COED AGE GROUP | Incoming 4th-8th Graders

    LOCATION | ORHS

    TUITION | $65

  • CROSS COUNTRY

    Each morning, after runners arrive and shake off the morning sleepiness, they’ll get started with a fun a warm-up activity game to get the muscles moving and loose. Following their warm up coach Scott will offer a lesson, instruction or video on running related topics such as form, what CC races are like, training principles, etc. Following indoor training they’ll get outside to go through a daily running schedule which will include different distances and approaches. During the week each participant will set their personal 1-mile record to use as a goal for future participation.

    Runners will primarily utilize the “Bagel Loop” of Coe Drive and Bagdad Road utilized by the middle and high school running groups.

    Program Description

    AUGUST | 12, 13, 14, 15, 16

    TIME | 8:00-11:00am 

    COED AGE GROUP | Incoming 5th-8th Graders

    DROPOFF LOCATION | ORHS Multi-Purpose Room

    TUITION | $100

  • ICE HOCKEY SKILLS

    The offseason is your chance to get ahead of everyone else. Separate yourself from your teammates and opponents by putting the extra work in while they’re home playing video games. ORYA coaches will offer a fun environment focused on improving each players skating and stick-handling. You do not need to be a current ORYA player to participate.

    Program Description

    FRIDAYS |  July 5, 12, 19, 26, Aug. 2, 9, 16, 23

    TIME | 7:00-8:00 AM 

    COED AGE GROUP | Incoming Squirt, PeeWee & Bantam

    LOCATION | Dover Ice Arena

    TUITION | $110

  • BASEBALL

    ORYA’s baseball camp will help our young players get additional time on the field following the short spring season while working on key fundamentals such as fielding, hitting, throwing, and base running. Through fun games and exercises our objective is to offer a fun & welcoming environment where players can build on their passion for the game while making improvements to their overall game. Players will have a break halfway through the day so please pack a healthy snack and plenty of water.

    Program Description

    July 8-12

    TIME | 9:00-12:00pm 

    COED AGE GROUP | Live Pitch & Majors Players as of 2019 season

    LOCATION | Demerritt Park

    TUITION | $100

  • MAJORS SANDLOT BASEBALL

    ORYA’s Summer Sandlot League starts the week after the regular baseball season ends and was designed to provide baseball and fun for the current Majors Baseball players that want to play more ball but may not want to commit to the time, schedule, cost, and competitiveness of a tournament schedule. The camp will be comprised of two or three games a week with the focus on fun, development, and friendly competition.

    Program Description

    June 25 – July 30 | 2 sessions per week

    TIME | 5:45-7:30pm 

    COED AGE GROUP | 2019 Majors Players

    LOCATION | Demerritt or Woodridge

    TUITION | $70

  • ULTIMATE FRISBEE

    Come check out the fastest growing team sport in the United States! Ultimate Frisbee is an exciting field sport with a flying disc (frisbee) that combines the non-stop movement and athletic endurance of soccer with the aerial passing skills of football. It is also governed by Spirit of the Game – a tradition of sportsmanship that places the responsibility for fair play on the players. Sessions will include warm-up; fun drills in throwing, catching, cutting, and other basics; and guided scrimmages. At the end of the season, we will have a festive Jamboree to celebrate our hard work and fun together. Join us!

    Program Description

    TUESDAYS | June 25, July, 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Aug. 6, 13

    TIME | 6:00-7:30pm 

    COED AGE GROUP | 9-13

    LOCATION | Tibbetts Field

    TUITION | $50

  • COACH PITCH SANDLOT BASEBALL

    ORYA’s Summer Sandlot League starts the week of July 8th and was designed to provide baseball and fun for the current Coach Pitch players that want to play more ball. The camp will be comprised of one game a week with the focus on fun, development, and friendly competition.

    Program Description

    DATES| July 10, 17, 24, 31, Aug. 7, 14

    TIME | 5:45-7:30pm 

    COED AGE GROUP | 2019 Coach Pitch Players

    LOCATION | Woodridge but locations may vary

    TUITION | $55

  • FLAG FOOTBALL

    This camp program is perfect for any athlete that has shown interest in football or just wants to experience a fun, fast paced program. Players will be split into age level groups and take part in football station drills with the goal of developing and improving skills such as throwing, catching, defending, etc. Following skills drills, players will be split into 2 or more teams, based on parity, and participate in intracamp flag football games for the remainder of the day.

    Program Description

    DATES | June 24, 25, 26, 27, 28

    TIME | 5:30-7:00pm 

    COED AGE GROUP | Entering Grades 1-8

    LOCATION | Tibbetts Field

    TUITION | $65

  • GOLF

    The Oaks Summer Junior Camps are designed to be fun for students of all skill levels. In these Junior Camps, the student attains a strong foundation in the basic fundamentals of golf, learn rules and etiquette, and learn how to play the game in a team atmosphere. Students will also learn valuable life skills and core values taught through the First Tee curriculum. Overall, The Oaks Summer Junior Camps are a FUN & enjoyable atmosphere to learn the game of a lifetime.

    **If inclement weather, the class may be held indoors or scheduled for the last day to be Friday. This will be determined on a class by class basis.

    DATES | July 29, 30, 31, Aug. 1

    TIME | 9:00-12:00pm

    COED AGE GROUP | Entering Grades 3-8

    LOCATION | The Oaks, Somersworth

    TUITION | $150

    *10 Participant Limit | Reg. Deadline July 22

ORYA Mission Statement

The Oyster River Youth Association provides inclusive, fair, diverse, and developmentally appropriate recreational programs to the youth of Durham, Lee, and Madbury, NH. ORYA meets the changing needs of the children and families in our community for sports and recreational activities by acquiring and maintaining facilities, promoting volunteerism, and seeking collaborative and strategic partnerships.

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