LiFEsports Summer Camp

Coaches all hands in with campers

Our Goal

“To foster social competence among youth through their involvement in sport, fitness, and educational activities.”

What We Teach

Ages Served: 9 – 14 (8th grade)

SETS – Self-control, Effort, Teamwork & Social Responsibility

Proper Nutrition & Healthy Lifestyle Behaviors

Importance of Daily Physical Activity

Introductory Individual Sport Technique & Strategy

Summer Camp Logic Model

How We Do It

4 Week Summer Camp

Free meals and transportation provided for all youth.


Youth Participate in 8 Sports

Baseball/softball, Basketball, Dance, Football, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, and Volleyball.


Daily Chalk Talk Lessons

Play-based social skills curriculum which teaches youth self-control, effort, teamwork and social responsibility (S.E.T.S.).


Daily Health & Fitness Lessons

Play-based health & fitness curriculum which teaches the importance of nutrition, physical activity, and mental health skills to be a successful athlete.


Camp Culminates in the LiFEsports Games

A three-day event where youth compete as teams to win the coveted LiFEsports Games gold medal!

LiFEsports Summer Camp

Program Locations

OSU Stadium

LiFEsports On Campus at The Ohio State University

Location: The Ohio State University Ice Rink, 390 Woody Hayes Dr, Columbus, OH 43210, Columbus, OH 43205

Camp Dates: 06/04/2024 - 06/28/2024

Camp Times: 8:30am - 2:30pm

Registration: Saturday, April 20, 2024

Camp registration has been completed and all camp spots have been filled. Check back next year!

Location Sponsors

LiFEsports at Lincoln Elementary (Springfield, Ohio)

Location: 1500 Tibbetts Ave, Springfield, OH 45505

Registration: TBD

Camp Dates: Wednesday, July 1 – Friday, July 26, 2024

Camp Times: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Location Sponsors

LiFEsports at Dublin

Location: Olde Sawmill Elementary School, 2485 Olde Sawmill Blvd,, Dublin, OH 43016

Parent Orientation: May 23, 2024 at 6:30 P.M.

Camp Dates: June 3 - June 28, 2024

Camp Times: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Camp registration documents will be available starting in April.

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