Fairfield University Tennis Camp

ADIDAS TENNIS CAMP

Fairfield University
Fairfield, CT

Session 1: July 6 – 10
Session 2: July 13 – 17
Session 3: July 20 – 24
Session 4: July 26 – 31 (Overnight, Ext. Day Options Available)

OVERNIGHT: $1149
EXT. DAY: $749
DAY: $649
HALF DAY: $329

AGES: 8-17

CAMP DETAILS

Having sold out most of the weeks last summer in our first year Fairfield University, The CT Tennis Camp is sure to be a big hit again this summer. Campers will train on FFLD U’s 6 court complex and cool off during the lunch break at the schools indoor pool. Directed by Connecticut tennis guru Michael Filipek, campers will get individual skill work, match play, and doubles play throughout the week of camp.

At the Fairfield University Camp campers will receive:

  • Authentic adidas Tennis Camp T-Shirt
  • Water Bottle
  • Personal Evaluation
  • Games Daily
  • Raffles for an assortment of Prizes

7:00 Wake-up
7:45 Breakfast
8:45 Commuters Arrive
9:00 Stretching and warm-up
9:15 On-court training
11:15 Match play
12:00 Lunch
1:30 Match situation drills
3:00 Instruction
4:00 Day Campers Depart
5:30 Dinner
6:30 Optional match play
7:30 Evening activity
8:30 Extended Day Campers Depart
10:30 Lights out
* Schedule may vary

Overnight Campers: Check in on Sunday (7/8 and 7/29) from 1:00pm-2:00pm at the dorm (TBA).Check out on Friday (last day) at 11:30am at the tennis courts.

Extended Day Campers: Check in on Sunday (7/8 and 7/29) from 1:00pm-2:00pm at the dorm (TBA). Check out on Friday (last day) at 11:30am at the tennis courts. Drop off Mon-Fri between 8:45am9am. Pick up at 9pm each day except Friday at 11:30am.

Day Campers:
Week 1 (July 8-13): Campers check-in between 1:45pm-2:00pm on Sunday at the tennis courts. After the first day, campers should arrive daily between 8:45am-9:00am each day. Pick up is at 4:00pm daily except for Friday at 11:30am. Lunch is included.
Week 2 (July 16-20) Check-in is between 8:45am-9am at the courts. Check out daily at 4pm. Lunch included
Week 3 (July 23-27) Check-in is between 8:45am-9am at the courts. Check out daily at 4pm. Lunch included
Week 4 (July 29-August 3) Campers check-in between 1:45pm-2:00pm on Sunday at the tennis courts. After the first day, campers should arrive daily between 8:45am-9:00am each day.

Below is a suggested list of items to bring to camp. We suggest that campers do not bring expensive personal items such as cameras, iPods/iPads, etc. Cell phones are allowed in the dorms and dining areas, but not on the courts during training sessions. Please label every article you bring to camp. All items will be the responsibility of the camper. adidas Tennis Camps and its staff are not responsible for lost, stolen or forgotten items.

  • Health Form
  • Tennis Racquet
  • Tennis Shoes (no black soles)
  • Off-Field Clothes (Athletic Socks, T-Shirts, Shorts, Sweatshirts, etc)
  • Athletic Sneakers
  • Swimsuit
  • Sunscreen
  • Linens (Twin XL)
  • Blanket/Sleeping Bag
  • Pillow
  • Toiletries
  • Shower Towel
  • Alarm Clock
  • Portable Fan
  • Key Deposit ($100)

ABILITY GROUPS
Players are grouped first by age and then by ability. The first session is an assessment session – we will update groups after the first day
ATHLETIC TRAINER
Trainers are on site to aid in illness, injury prevention and first aid.
HEALTH FORMS
All campers are required to have a completed health form in order to participate at camp. You can either fill out our health form or use the doctors form and use our form as a cover page. Please fill out contact information and parent signature. HEALTH FORM
WEATHER PLAN
We utilize inclement weather opportunities to focus on agility training, strategy sessions, individual meetings.
TRAVEL
The nearest airport is Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia, PA. You are responsible for getting yourself to and from campus, adidas Tennis Camps does not provide transportation.

CANCELLATION POLICY

Any Camper who must cancel their registration more than fifteen (15) days prior to the camp start date will receive a voucher equal to the full amount of camp tuition already paid which may be used toward any program or camp offered by eCamps. If a camper must cancel their registration fourteen (14) days or fewer prior to the start of camp, eCamps will issue camper or parent a voucher equal to 50% of the camp tuition, which can be transferred to a future program or camp within the same calendar year or next calendar year.  The voucher is also transferable to another family member and is good for any camp offered by eCamps within one year of the date of purchase.  Camp vouchers are not extended to campers who leave camp after the start of a session. Cash refunds are not offered under any circumstances.

If eCamps Sports Network is forced to postpone your child’s 2020 summer camp due to the facility being closed or by government mandate, you will receive a camp credit voucher for tuition fees paid (never expires, fully transferable & for any sport).

STAFF DETAILS

In his 13th year of directing camps, Michael Filipek is the founder and director of Beyond Camps (formerly the Michael Filipek Tennis & Sports Academy). He was born and raised in central Connecticut and as a player, he was twice the number one ranked junior tennis player in New England.

Michael was consistently a nationally ranked tennis player and received a scholarship to attend Indiana University. He captained the tennis team at Indiana and graduated in 1997. He subsequently gained professional tour experience in both the United States and Europe.

As a coach, Michael is a USPTA Certified Tennis Professional and has fifteen years of full time teaching tennis experience. He is the Head Tennis Professional & Junior Development Director at Tennis in Manhattan operating three clubs in New York City and his Junior Development Program is the largest and most successful junior program in Manhattan.

Michael brings his passion and lifetime tennis experience as a player and a coach to the adidas Tennis Camps making this an excellent choice for a tennis camp in Connecticut. His enthusiastic and caring style inspires players of all ages and levels.

Director

Michael Filipek
Founder, Beyond Camps