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Sports Camps
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Day and residential summer camp programs in the greater Pittsburgh area which have a sports focus including football, basketball, baseball, soccer, swimming, horseback riding, tennis, golf and more.

Allegheny Camp
A girls’ residential summer camp offering specialty programs in Horseback Riding, Dance, Art and Swimming. While enrolled in these programs, campers also experience traditional camp activities such as canoeing, hiking, campfires, camp outs, games, and sports. Sessions are 2, 3, 4, and 6 weeks long. Located on the beautiful campus of the Grier School in central PA.

Blue Dolphin Swim Camp
Located at Camp Fitch on Lake Erie, this summer camp is designed as an "elite stroke camp" to develop proper starts, turns, and stroke mechanics in the four competitive strokes.

Born2Run Basketball Camp
This camp, held at Kiski School in Saltsburg, PA (30 miles East of Pittsburgh), helps to teach the fundamentals of basketball. Both boys and girls camps are available and meals are provided.

Distance Running Camp - YMCA Camp Fitch
This specialty running camp, coached by Mike Garcia, follows the American pattern of training; marathon, interval, repetition, and speed training. The running is done on trails through forests and fields at the campsite located along the shores of Lake Erie.

Inline / Skateboard / BMX Freestyle Summer Camp
Woodward, near State College PA, is home to one of the coolest camps in the country for kids who love extreme sports. With the world's largest skatepark (over 100,000 square feet of outdoor training area and 80,000 square feet of indoor training area), Woodward draws the world's top professionals, amateurs who want to train with them, and over 10,000 7-17 year-old guys and girls every summer.

Jewish Community Center of Greater Pgh - Summer Camps
The Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh offers children of all ages a variety of day camp experiences in an atmosphere of fun, friendship and learning. Includes Major League Soccer Camp, Harlem Globetrotters Basketball Camp, performing arts camp and a variety of day camps for ages 2-16.

Jumonville Summer Camps
Christian coed residential camp is located about 50 miles south of Pittsburgh in the beautiful Laurel mountains. Programs include adventure, sports, specialty and general camps.

Kids College - Penn State McKeesport
The Penn State McKeesport campus offers a variety of fun summer day camps in their "Kids College" program including volleyball and a popular cheerleading camp.

Kinzua Fly Fishing Camp
This overnight camp for ages 12 and up introduces fly tying, fly casting, and fly fishing techniques with nymphs, wets, streamers, and dry flies. All fly tying materials and equipment is provided. Current Pennyslvania fishing license is required. Located on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford.

Mark Bruener Football Camp
Eat, sleep and become friends with some of the top NFL players in the world, this camp features football instruction by college and high-school coaches and guest Steeler players, including Mark Bruener. Overnight and day programs are available at the camp's Slippery Rock location. Airport pickup is even provided for out-of-town campers!

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