|About the Camps|
| Coaching Staff
Head Coach Dennis Ceppa
|Location & Housing|
|Enrollment and Refund Policies|
Who Should AttendThe Penn State Competitive Diving Camps are open to students entering grades 6-12 next fall. It is preferred, but not required, that divers have a year of competitive diving experience as the camps are not "learn-to-dive" camps. High school graduates are also eligible to enroll.
About the CampThe Penn State Competitive Diving Camp participants engage in an intensive daily routine consisting of two two-hour springboard workouts and one two-hour physical activity session. Emphasis is on proper stretching, physical conditioning, springboard mechanics and developing a healthy perspective on the competitive nature of the sport. Platform diving is introduced to campers who are qualified to train in the event.
Who: Grades 6-12
$520 resident (includes instruction, housing, meals, camp shirt)
$455 commuter (includes instruction, all meals, camp shirt)
*** Note: Active charges a transaction fee on all camp registrations.
Resident Camper Fee: $520 plus Transaction Fee $20 = $540 total fee
Commuter Camper Fee: $455 plus Transaction Fee $20 = $475 total fee
Meals: Dinner on the first day to lunch on the last day
Facilities - Penn State offers some of the most comprehensive instruction in the East, with eight diving boards, all on Durafirm stands; 1-, 3-, 5-, 7 1/2- and 10-meter towers, a porte-pit, tumbling area and video equipment.
Our indoor complex includes a separate 42- by 42-foot diving well, two 3-meter diving boards and two 1-meter diving boards. The outdoor facility includes two 3-meter diving boards, two 1-meter diving boards and 1-, 3-, 5-, 7 1/2- and 10-meter towers. It is a facility that must be seen and experienced!
Recreation - During camp, participants may spend their free time enjoying Penn State's many recreational facilities, including the outdoor swimming pool.
Penn State Sport Camps
Amy Gardner House
University Park, PA 16802
In accordance with NCAA guidelines, all Penn State University Sport Camps and Clinics are open to any and all entrants, limited only by specified number, age, grade level and/or gender of its participants.