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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

    Meals:
    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.

    Facility:
    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.