2017 Summer Camps

Ayer Youth Sports Camp Opportunities

2017 Ayer Youth Sports Camp Opportunities

There are several sports camps being offered in Ayer this summer.  Some are offered through private programs while others are sponsored fully or partially by the Ayer Parks Department.  Follow the link provided for more information and registration material.  If you have any questions, feel free to contact Jeff Thomas at the Parks Office at 978-772-8217 or parks@ayer.ma.us  


Summer Miniball

Dates: July 24, 25, 26, and 27
Times:  6:00-7:00 PM
Location:  Page Hilltop Gym
Age Range:  4-7 years old (preschool through entering 2nd grade)
Cost:  $20, which includes T-Shirt and water bottle
Limited to the first 30 paid registrants
The Ayer Parks Department is pleased to announce that we will be once again offering the "Miniballers" basketball program.  This is specifically designed for players ages 4-7, ideally entering grades K-2.  This summer we will be presenting Miniballers in a camp format, with four sessions during the week of July 24-27.  We will be working on fundamental skills tailored to the players who sign up, with the objective to help players gain confidence and a love for basketball.  The program will be overseen by Jeff Thomas, with instruction offered from both adult and junior coaches.  We expect to have a lot of fun this summer!


AYB/SYB  Basketball Three Day Clinics

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For players entering grades 3-9
Boys:  June 21, 22, 23
Girls:  June 26, 27, 28
Times: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Cost:  $20 (limited to first 50 paid registrations)
Location: ASRHS gym
The clinics will be run by Varsity coaches Pete Page and Justin Carlson and cover basic fundamentals in a fun and instructive way.  This clinic is open to all 2016-17AYB and SYB registrants and includes a T-shirt and water bottle.  It's best to sign up early for this, as it usually fills quickly.


Panthers Basketball Camps

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For players entering grades 3-8
Boys:  July 10-13
Girls:  July 24-27
Times: 9:00 AM-3:00 PM
Cost:  $125 ($105 for those who participated in the AYB/SYB camp in June)
Location: ASRHS gym
The camp will be run by the Ayer Varsity coaches and players and cover basic fundamentals as well as advanced techniques that players will be needing as they progress to the middle and high school levels.  Players will be grouped according to age and skill level.  Each session will include rotating skill stations, competitions and scrimmages.  Each player will receive a Panthers Basketball T-shirt and water bottle.  Players are required to bring a lunch and snack, dress for a full day's activity and of course come with a positive attitude and ready to play!  Include a T-shirt, water bottle and a whole lot of basketball!
 

Ayer Youth Softball Clinic

For girls entering grades 3-8
Dates:  July 11-13
Times: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Cost:  Free to Ayer/Shirley residents 
Location: Pirone Park
The clinic will be overseen by Jeff Thomas, with instruction offered from both adult and junior coaches.  Ideal for all levels of play, with mentoring and skill development for younger players and advanced skills instruction for more experienced players.  This is a free camp to Ayer and Shirley residents.  Space is limited to the first 40 players to register.

Ayer Youth Baseball Clinic

For boys and girls ages 7-12
Dates:  July 5-7
Times: 9:00 AM-1:00 PM
Cost:  Free to Ayer residents 
Location: Pirone Park
The clinic will be overseen by Jeff Thomas, with instruction offered from both adult and junior coaches.  It will cover all aspects of the game such as hitting, pitching, fielding and of course, the "secrets of winning ballgames"!  This is a free camp for Ayer residents.  Space is limited to the first 40 players to register.

Challenger British Soccer Camp

For boys and girls ages 6-14
Dates:  July 17-21
Times: 
9:00 AM-4:00 PM full day
9:00 AM-12:00 AM half day (Under 6)
1:00-4:00 PM half day (Ages 7-14)
Cost:  $136 half day, $196 full day
Location: Pirone Park
This camp will be run by Challenger British Soccer Camps and offer professional instruction for all levels of play.  Full day participants will need to bring a lunch and snack.  Lots of extras included!  Each camper will receive a FREE camp T-shirt, soccer ball, soccer poster, individual skills performance evaluation and free access to an educational soccer website.  Registration is online through this link  (type in “Ayer Youth Soccer” for organization):

Panther Football Camp

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For boys and girls entering grades 3-8
Dates:  July 24-27
Times: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Cost:  $75 (limited to first 50 paid registrations)
Location: ASRHS gym
The clinics will be run by ASRHS Varsity coach Phil Marchegiani and will cover basic football fundamentals in a fun and instructive way.  This clinic is open to boys and girls entering grades 3-8 and includes a T-shirt and water bottle.