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Great River Health Systems offers camps for student athletes

June 24, 2013

Great River Health Systems is offering two sports camps for student athletes.

Soccer Camp is scheduled July 8 through 18 at Notre Dame Schools’ soccer field, 700 S. Roosevelt, Burlington. It will focus on stretching, agility, footwork and soccer-specific skills. Two sessions are offered:

  • Kindergarten through fifth grade – Noon to 2 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays
  • Sixth through 12th grades – 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays

Soccer Camp is $50 per athlete. For more information or to register, call Nick Weitzel at 319-768-4296.

Top Speed Camp will focus on block starts, explosive strength, relay handoffs and sprinting forms. It is scheduled Tuesdays and Thursdays from July 9 to Aug. 15 at the West Burlington High School track. There are two sessions:

  • Seventh to ninth grades – 8:30 to 10 a.m.
  • 10th through 12th grades – 10 to 11:30 a.m.

Top Speed Camp is $96 per athlete. West Burlington students receive a $10 discount. For more information or to register, call Matt Kelly at 319-768-4298.