GOLF, TENNIS COMBINED INTO ONE FUN JUNIOR CAMP
ALL SUMMER LONG AT
Va. (May 1, 2013) – Combining its award-winning golf and tennis facilities
with a variety of summer fun, Wintergreen
Resort is offering a summer camp program that combines both popular sports
at the 11,000-acre resort atop the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Wintergreen Junior Golf & Tennis Camp, under the direction of Wintergreen
Resort’s golf and tennis staff professionals, is to be conducted at the Stoney
Creek Golf Club and adjacent Stoney Creek Tennis Center.
boys and girls ages 7-18 of all skill levels, beginner campers have the
opportunity to learn “sports of a lifetime,” while intermediate and advanced
levels will focus on technical and tactical improvement in both golf and
camps devote 20 hours of comprehensive instruction (10 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily),
with a focus on skill development, emotional and mental training, individualized
guidance, as well as team competition. Golf instruction includes
full-swing analysis and covers short-game skills (putting, chipping, pitches
and bunker play). On the tennis courts, campers learn to improve their
footwork, fitness and agility, as well as receiving individualized instruction
on strokes and strategy.
scheduled for June 10-13, July 1-4, July 15-18, July 22-25, July 29-Aug. 1,
Aug. 19-22. (Two “golf-only” camps are scheduled for June 24-27 and Aug.
12-15.) Tuition is $329 for each session and there is a daily fee of $89
also available for each camp. Space is limited to ensure a small
Golf Club is home to the Wintergreen Golf Academy and 27-hole Rees
Jones-designed golf course, while Stoney Creek Tennis Center offers four
poolside courts along the floor of the Rockfish Valley, beneath beautiful
Wintergreen again is hosting Nike Tennis Camps this summer at the resort’s
mountaintop tennis facility. The Nike Tournament Tough Camp (overnight
and day-camp options) is June 23-27 and Aug. 11-15, while the Nike Day Camp
consists of three sessions (June 16-20, July 7-11, Aug. 4-8). There are
two Nike Golf Camps at Wintergreen this summer, scheduled for July 7-11 (day
camp only) and Aug. 4-8 (overnight, extended day and day camp options).
information about Wintergreen Resort, or to register for summer camps, visit www.wintergreenresort.com or call
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About Wintergreen Resort: Wintergreen
Resort is an 11,000-acre, four-season resort located in the Blue Ridge
Mountains southwest of Charlottesville, Va. This beautiful hideaway is the
ultimate vacation and conference spot, nearly 300 condominium-style
accommodations; 45 holes of championship golf; snow skiing, snowboarding and
snow tubing; an award-winning tennis program; a full-service, destination spa;
40,000 square feet of meeting and event space; and savory dining options. The
resort is located adjacent to the Blue Ridge Parkway in beautiful central
Virginia near Charlottesville, just 90 minutes from Richmond, Va., three hours
from Washington, D.C. and Raleigh, N.C., five and a half hours from
Philadelphia, and eight hours from Atlanta. For more information, guests can
call (434) 325-2200 or visit the resort’s web site at www.wintergreenresort.com.
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