Colorado Youth Sports Directory lists the best summer camps for your kids!

Youth sports camps are a good choice for kids, because they will keep your child physically active, and teach them great skills about teamwork, winning and losing, and how to listen to a coach. When choosing a youth sports camp you will have to factor in your child’s age, interests and skill level, in addition to your budget and availability.

Multi-sport camps

This type of camp has a focus on learning basics about many different sports, and focuses mainly on having fun. There are usually no competitive games in this type of summer camp.

Specialty Skill camp

A skill camp will allow children (usually older) to focus on specific aspects of a sport, such as pitching, kicking a goal, perfecting their swing or throwing a football.

Training Camps

A sports camp focusing on types of sport, like soccer or golf. Drills and games are used to learn and strengthen skills and prepare for competition.

Team Camps

Junior or high school teammates attend a camp together to learn skills and learn to work together.

Pro Athlete Camps

Summer camps that are endorsed by local athletes or celebrities are often expensive, but campers learn valuable skills and often go back year after year.