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Brown Diving Camp

Athletic Camps on the Brown Bears Campus

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The Brown Diving Camp offers extensive instruction in competitive 1-meter and 3-meter springboard diving for beginner and elite divers. The camp aims to help divers reach their individual goals while creating a safe, fun, and encouraging environment.

Divers will learn:

  • Strength and conditioning exercises
  • Techniques and fundamentals for the approach, somersaults, and twists
  • How to rip
  • Working with a spotting rig
  • Dry-board and trampoline drills
  • video analysis
  • How to prepare for a meet

    What to bring:
  • Bathing suit
  • Sammy towel
  • Towel
  • Toiletries for showering
  • Workout clothes - t-shirt, shorts, and closed-toe shoes for dry land
  • Clothes/shoes for walking to the dining hall
  • Water bottle
  • Extra money for food or bookstore clothes

    Campers will eat lunch at the Brown University Dining Hall.(Commuters will be provided with lunch) The campers will walk as a group with the coaches to and from the dining hall. All meals are served buffet style. Extra snacks, water, and sports drinks will be available for cash purchase.

    The Coleman Aquatic Center, considered to be the best facility in the northeast area, opened in May 2012 and is home to Brown University's Swimming, Diving, & Water Polo teams. The diving well is 13-feet deep and includes two 1-meter and two 3-meter springboards on cement stands. The spacious diving area also includes a trampoline, spotting rig, dry-board, and Tivo video system. Life Guards will be on the pool deck during all water sessions, and a certified athletic trainer will be on deck and devoted to the diving campers during each training session.

    Daily Schedule
    7:30am Breakfast
    8:45am Arrive at Pool
    9:00-12:00pm Diving/Dry-land
    12:30-1:30pm Lunch
    1:30-2:00pm Free Time
    2:15-2:45pm Lecture
    3:00-5:00pm Diving
    5:15pm Day Campers Check-out
    5:30-6:30pm Dinner
    6:30-8:00pm Free Time/Activities
    8:00pm Dorms
    10:00pm Lights Out

    Brown University Sports Camps are open to any and all entrants that meet the listed age requirements for each camp.