NEWBERRY — Newberry College wrestling coach Jason Valek has announced the details for the 2014 Newberry Wrestling Camp’s.
The 2014 Newberry Wrestling Camp features three camps: competition, intensive and technique. The competition camp runs from June 22-25, The intensive camp from July 6-12 and the technique camp from July 6-9.
• Competition Camp consists of 12-15 dual matches, plus 45 minutes of instruction per session (8-10 sessions). Cost is $275 or $195 for commuter.
• Intensive camp consists of four total sessions per day, comprised of: early morning intensive sessions, two technical sessions and a live wrestling session. Cost is $375 or $295 for commuter.
• Technique camp consists of three total sessions per day, comprised of two instructional sessions and one live wrestling session. Cost is $325 or $205 for commuter.
The Newberry College wrestling staff is dedicated to assisting youth wrestlers in their quest to improve their wrestling knowledge and skill. The camp will focus on the fundamentals of wrestling from all positions with a primary focus on technique, mat strategy, mental awareness, healthy weight management, work ethic and life skills.
Question and answer opportunities with counselors will be available for campers to assist in their development. The camper-to-staff ration was 7:1 last year, which helped provide the individual attention needed to improve wrestling skills.
For more information contact Valek at 321-5659 or email him at Jason.Valek@newberry.edu. Visit the website at www.ValekWrestling.com.