Summer

Athletic Sessions

Athletic Sessions

Is your young athlete ready to work on skills in his or her favorite sport? Choose from baseball, basketball, tennis, lacrosse, and more!
All camps are Co-ed!

Make it a Full Day at Summer Saints!

Mix and match morning and afternoon camps to create a full day with lunch included. Explore: Specialty, Athletics or Day Camp!

Build each week so the schedule works for you:
  • 8 - 9 a.m. Early Birds

  • 9 a.m. - Noon Morning Camp (Specialty, Athletic, Academic, Morning Mania)

  • Noon - 1 p.m. Lunch & Lounge 

  • 1 - 4 p.m. Afternoon Camp (Specialty, Athletic, Academic, Afternoon Adventures)

  • 4 - 5 p.m. Bonus Hour

Athletic Session Camps by Week

June 10 - 14

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  • Elite Lacrosse Training

    Rising 6th - 10th Graders
    June 10 - 13 (Monday-Thursday)
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $235 (4 days)

    Our Elite Lacrosse Training Camp is geared towards players with previous team lacrosse experience who aspire to play at an advanced middle school and/or high school level.  Sessions will be conducted similar to Varsity level practices with a focus on high pace and reps and an emphasis on: fundamental dodging/shooting, on and off-ball defense, team offense and team defense concepts.  Time at the end of each session will be allotted for half field and/or full field play.  In order to run this camp like a Varsity level practice, registration will be limited.

    *This camp is only open to students of St. Christopher's school

    Andy Taibl, St. Christopher’s School Associate Athletic Director, and Lacrosse Coach
  • Youth Multi-Sports

    Rising 2nd - 5th Graders
    June 10 - 14
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $230

    Spend the week playing all of your favorite sports! Whether it is working on your jump shot on the court, learning how to throw a spiral on the football field, kickball, scoring soccer goals, or taking batting practice and more. Your young athlete will have a blast! Coaches will emphasize fundamentals and the important values of teamwork and sportsmanship in an age-appropriate competitive environment.

    Lance Clelland, St. Christopher’s School Director of Middle & Upper School Admissions, and Varsity Football Coach
  • Youth Soccer

    Rising 1st - 3rd Graders
    June 10 - 14
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $230

    Experience the thrill of soccer through activities sure to excite your little player. Our camp emphasizes skill development and fun for all. This camp is full of fun activities, drills and games. Coaches will emphasize fundamentals and the important values of teamwork and sportsmanship in an age-appropriate competitive environment.

    Charlie Hudson,
    St. Christopher’s Lower School Physical Education Teacher 
  • Youth Tennis

    Rising K - 8th Graders
    June 10 - 14
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $230

    Come one, come all! Whether you are a beginning, novice, or a seasoned player, this camp caters to all skill levels. Once you are grouped by age and ability, you will work on developing the fundamentals of the game with an emphasis on footwork and proper stroke technique. We stress the importance of “no bad habits,” so the improvement process will not be restricted. If you are a more experienced player, we will focus on taking your game to another level. 

    Richard Peyton, St. Christopher’s School Varsity Tennis Coach

June 17 - 21

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  • Elite Wrestling

    Elite Wrestling Camp
    Rising 6th - 8th Graders
    June 17 - 21 (Camp Closed Wednesday, June 19)
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $216 (4 days)
     
    The elite camp is a chance for middle school aged wrestlers to be trained like a high level high school and college wrestler. This camp provides individuals the opportunity to learn technique from St. Christopher's State Championship winning coaches while learning the proper training habits in order to succeed at the highest levels. We will be working on different skills throughout the week with hard drilling and live wrestling daily. Campers will have the opportunity to ask the coaches in real time to fix any technical issues they may have along the way. This camp is designed for wrestlers with previous experience.

    Tommy Owen, St. Christopher’s Upper School Teacher and Varsity Wrestling Coach
  • Hike, Explore & So Much More!

    Rising 2nd - 5th Graders
    June 17 - 21 (Camp Closed Wednesday, June 19)
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $184 (4 days)

    Join us as we hike the “wild” outdoors of Richmond. Staying within a 20-mile radius of St. Christopher’s School, boys and girls will connect with nature while learning more about themselves. We will have a great time and challenge ourselves. Our trips are safe, fun, and full of adventure!

    Jack O’Donnell, St. Christopher’s Lower School Teacher of Physical Education
  • Run For It!

    Rising 3rd - 8th Graders
    June 17 - 21 (Camp Closed Wednesday, June 19)
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $184 (4 days)

    This camp will teach participants proper run form and how to build run speed and endurance through safe, effective run training. We will also teach body-weight strength training and pre-hab exercises to keep them running injury free long-term.

    Endorphin Fitness - Recipient of USA Triathlon’s Youth Coach of the Year Award
  • Youth Baseball

    Rising K - 6th Graders
    June 17 - 21 (Camp Closed Wednesday, June 19)
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $184 (4 days)

    Whether your slugger is learning what hand to wear the glove on or is ready for the Major Leagues, boys and girls will practice hitting, throwing, and catching skills with seasoned coaches and Varsity players. Each day starts and ends with a baseball game against players of similar age or ability with a focus on teamwork and sportsmanship. 

    Will Judd
    , St. Christopher’s Middle School Teacher and Baseball Coach
  • Youth Wrestling

    Rising K - 6th Graders
    June 17 - 21 (Camp Closed Wednesday, June 19)
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $184 (4 days)

    This week of camp will focus on developing and refining core wrestling skills and providing campers with a solid foundation for their wrestling knowledge. Coaches will cover positioning, movement patterns, and techniques for all phases of wrestling with an emphasis on fine tuning the basics. Campers of all skill levels are encouraged to attend.

    Tommy Owen, St. Christopher’s Upper School Teacher and Varsity Wrestling Coach

June 24 - 28

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  • Youth Basketball

    Rising K - 6th Graders
    June 24 - June 28
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $230

    Come shoot some hoops and spend a week working on basketball skills while playing games with St. Christopher’s Varsity players and coaches! Campers will work on the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, shooting, and defense, all while developing a passion for the game. Coaches will emphasize the important values of teamwork and sportsmanship in an age-appropriate competitive environment.

    Stephen Lewis, St. Christopher’s Assistant Director of Athletics, Director of Sports Information, and Assistant Varsity Basketball Coach

    Hayden Vick, St. Christopher's Kindergarten Teacher, Head JV Basketball Coach


  • Youth Lacrosse

    Rising K - 6th  Graders
    June 24 - June 28
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $230

    Come be a part of the fastest-growing sport! Whether you are a novice or an experienced player, we’ll introduce and reinforce stick work, shooting, defense, footwork, and more through drills and activities with experienced coaches and Varsity players.   

    John Burke
    , St. Christopher’s Varsity Lacrosse Coach, and Upper School English Teacher
  • Youth Wrestling

    Rising K - 6th Graders
    June 24 - June 28
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $230

    This week of camp will focus on developing and refining core wrestling skills and providing campers with a solid foundation for their wrestling knowledge. Coaches will cover positioning, movement patterns, and techniques for all phases of wrestling with an emphasis on fine tuning the basics. Campers of all skill levels are encouraged to attend.

    Tommy Owen
    , St. Christopher’s Upper School Teacher and Varsity Wrestling Coach

July 1 - 5

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  • Real Madrid Soccer Camp

    July 1 - 5
    6 – 15 years old (co-ed)
    For Players & Goalkeepers
    For More Information, Click Here.
    9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

    Soccer summer camp in Richmond carried by Real Madrid Foundation is a unique and exciting opportunity to improve your soccer skills under the direction of UEFA licensed coaches, have serious fun and make new friends.

    Our soccer summer camp is available for boys and girls, ages 6-15, playing at all levels, from beginner to advanced. Players are evaluated on the first day and placed in reduced groups on age and ability what guarantees the quality of training sessions.

    Come and experience outstanding soccer summer training in Richmond with Us!

July 8 - 12

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  • Mountain Biking

    Rising 3rd - 8th Graders
    July 15 - 19
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $230
     
    Expert youth coaches will teach fitness and mountain biking skills to campers in a safe and fun environment. If your camper is just starting out or has been biking for a while, we will adapt to each camper's level of experience. Our coaches will build endurance for young athletes that will benefit them in all sports and in life. Campers will finish the week with more confidence, determination, and skills - all while having a blast!

    Endorphin Fitness - Recipient of USA Triathlon’s Youth Coach of the Year Award

    Recommend Equipment: Cycling Attire, Helmet, Mountain Bike, & Water Bottle
  • Youth Baseball

    Rising K - 6th Graders
    July 8 - 12
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $230
     
    Whether your slugger is learning what hand to wear the glove on or is ready for the Major Leagues, boys and girls will practice hitting, throwing, and catching skills with seasoned coaches and Varsity players. Each day starts and ends with a baseball game against players of similar age or ability with a focus on teamwork and sportsmanship. 

    Will Judd
    , St. Christopher’s Middle School Teacher and Baseball Coach
  • Youth Basketball

    Rising K - 6th Graders
    July 8 - 12
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $230
     

    Come shoot some hoops and spend a week working on basketball skills while playing games with St. Christopher’s Varsity players and coaches! Campers will work on the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, shooting, and defense, all while developing a passion for the game. Coaches will emphasize the important values of teamwork and sportsmanship in an age-appropriate competitive environment.

    Stephen Lewis, St. Christopher’s Assistant Director of Athletics, Varsity Basketball Coach, and Director of Sports Information

    Hayden Vick, St. Christopher's Kindergarten Teacher, Head JV Basketball Coach
  • Youth Multi-Sports

    Rising 2nd - 5th Graders
    July 8 - 12
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $230
     
    Spend the week playing all of your favorite sports! Whether it is working on your jump shot on the court, learning how to throw a spiral on the football field, kickball, scoring soccer goals, or taking batting practice and more. Your young athlete will have a blast! Coaches will emphasize fundamentals and the important values of teamwork and sportsmanship in an age-appropriate competitive environment.

    Lance Clelland, St. Christopher’s Director of Middle & Upper School Admissions, and Varsity Football Coach


  • Youth Pickleball

    Rising 1st - 4th Grade
    July 8 - 12
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $230

    Come learn how to serve, score, volley, dink, learn when to step into the kitchen and try not to get pickled! We will have plenty of court time where your child will learn the
    basics of Pickleball playing doubles and skinny singles and enjoying paddle themed crafts.

    Join us for a fun filled week on the courts! Campers must bring a pickleball paddle and wear court appropriate shoes. Make sure to bring a snack, water bottle and enthusiasm for America’s fastest growing sport!

    Bruce Mish, St. Christopher’s Extended Day Teacher
    Melissa Whitley, St. Christopher’s Extended Day Teacher
  • Youth Pickleball

    Rising 1st - 4th Grade
    July 8 - 12
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $230

    Come learn how to serve, score, volley, dink, learn when to step into the kitchen and try not to get pickled! We will have plenty of court time where your child will learn the
    basics of Pickleball playing doubles and skinny singles and enjoying paddle themed crafts.

    Join us for a fun filled week on the courts! Campers must bring a pickleball paddle and wear court appropriate shoes. Make sure to bring a snack, water bottle and enthusiasm for America’s fastest growing sport!

    Bruce Mish, St. Christopher’s Extended Day Teacher
    Melissa Whitley, St. Christopher’s Extended Day Teacher

July 15 - 19

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  • Running & River

    Rising 3rd - 8th Graders
    July 15 - 19
    9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    $230

    Join us for a week of running and enjoying swimming and paddling on the James River. Led by St. Christopher's coaches and varsity distance runners, boys and girls will work on some of the fundamentals of running technique and form while having fun exploring local trails and swimming spots. The week will be full of fun and adventure!

    John Green, St. Christopher’s Upper School English Teacher, Varsity Cross Country Coach
  • Youth Multi-Sports

    Rising 2nd - 5th Graders
    July 15 - 19
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $230
     
    Spend the week playing all of your favorite sports! Whether it is working on your jump shot on the court, learning how to throw a spiral on the football field, kickball, scoring soccer goals, or taking batting practice and more. Your young athlete will have a blast! Coaches will emphasize fundamentals and the important values of teamwork and sportsmanship in an age-appropriate competitive environment.

    Lance Clelland
    , St. Christopher’s Director of Middle & Upper School Admissions, Varsity Football Coach

July 22 - 26

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  • Youth Football

    Rising 1st - 5th Graders
    July 22 - 26
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $230
     
    The Saints Football Camp will be a week-long blast of football fundamentals and great competition. Your young athlete will learn the fundamentals of football, while competing in a fun, non-contact environment. While learning basic fundamentals, players will be able to develop their skills and gain confidence. Experienced players can sharpen their fundamentals and learn new techniques through a variety of drills and games.

    Lance Clelland
    , St. Christopher’s Director of Middle & Upper School Admissions, Varsity Football Coach
  • Mountain Biking

    Rising 3rd - 8th Graders
    July 22 - 26
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    $230

    Expert youth coaches will teach fitness and mountain biking skills to campers in a safe and fun environment. If your camper is just starting out or has been biking for a while, we will adapt to each camper's level of experience. Our coaches will build endurance for young athletes that will benefit them in all sports and in life. Campers will finish the week with more confidence, determination, and skills - all while having a blast!

    Endorphin Fitness - Recipient of USA Triathlon’s Youth Coach of the Year Award

    Recommend Equipment: Cycling Attire, Helmet, Mountain Bike, & Water Bottle


  • Youth Multi-Sports

    Rising 2nd - 5th Graders
    July 24 - 28
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $230

    Spend the week playing all of your favorite sports! Whether it is working on your jump shot on the court, learning how to throw a spiral on the football field, kickball, scoring soccer goals, or taking batting practice and more. Your young athlete will have a blast! Coaches will emphasize fundamentals and the important values of teamwork and sportsmanship in an age-appropriate competitive environment.

    Lance Clelland, St. Christopher’s Director of Middle & Upper School Admissions, Varsity Football Coach
  • Elite Football Training

    Rising 5th - 8th Graders
    July 22 - 26
    6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    $180

    Our Saints Football Camp is a great chance for your middle school age athlete to get ready for the football season. Using the same techniques and drills as our varsity football players – your athlete will learn how to run routes, throw and catch the football, make defenders miss, and how to play both man and zone defense in this competitive, fun, and environment.

    Lance Clelland, St. Christopher’s Director of Middle & Upper School Admissions, Varsity Football Coach

July 29 - August 2

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  • Duathlon - Biking & Running

    Rising 3rd - 8th Graders
    July 29 - August 2
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $230
     
    This camp is a great opportunity to learn new skills, build fitness, and prepare for a multi-sport / triathlon event (duathlon) consisting of running & biking.  Expert youth coaches will teach mountain biking and running skills to campers in a safe and fun environment. If your camper is just starting out or has been at it for a while, we will adapt to each camper's level of experience. Our coaches will build endurance for young athletes that will benefit them in all sports and in life. Campers will finish the week with more confidence, determination, and skills - all while having a blast!

    Endorphin Fitness - Recipient of USA Triathlon’s Youth Coach of the Year Award  

    Recommend Equipment: Running & Cycling Attire, Running Shoes, Helmet, Mountain Bike, & Water Bottle


  • Little All Stars

    Rising JK - 2nd Graders 
    July 29 - August 2
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $230
     
    Your “Little All Star” will have a blast playing a variety of sports and learning while improving their skills and fitness level. We will work on developing sportsmanship, teamwork, and most of all, having a great time!

    Charlie Hudson, St. Christopher’s Lower School Physical Education Teacher 

    Campers must be 4 years old on or before June 1, 2023 and fully potty trained to attend camp.

August 5 - 9

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  • All About Fun & Games

    Rising 2nd - 5th Graders
    August 5 - 9
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $230
     
    Summer is coming to a close, so let’s have some FUN! Join us for all types of awesome recreational games. We will play Big Ball, Capture the Flag, Kickball, and much, much more. While fun is our #1 priority, we will also learn important skills like teamwork, sportsmanship, and safety. Come out and play!

    Charlie Hudson, St. Christopher’s Lower School Physical Education Teacher


  • Elite Basketball Training

    Rising 6th- 9th Graders
    August 5 - August 9
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $270
     
    This camp is for the serious basketball player who aspires to play at the high school level. Each session will be conducted like a varsity workout. The primary focus will be on improving each player’s ball-handling skills, shooting form, and offensive moves using both the left and right hand. Campers will learn in-depth about reading screens, team defense, and team offense. We will save some time to scrimmage each day. In order to run this unique camp like a real varsity high-school practice, registration is limited.

    Stephen Lewis, St. Christopher’s Assistant Director of Athletics, Varsity Basketball Coach, and Director of Sports Information
  • Youth Tennis

    Rising K - 8th Graders
    August 7 - 11
    9:00 a.m. - Noon
    $230

    Come one, come all! Whether you are a beginning, novice, or a seasoned player, this camp caters to all skill levels. Once you are grouped by age and ability, you will work on developing the fundamentals of the game with an emphasis on footwork and proper stroke technique. We stress the importance of “no bad habits,” so the improvement process will not be restricted. If you are a more experienced player, we will focus on taking your game to another level. 

    Richard Peyton, St. Christopher’s Varsity Tennis Coach
  • Steel Soccer Camp

    Steel Soccer Camp
    (For StC Students Only)

Questions about Summer Saints:

If you have registration questions or need to make changes to your registration please email:
Summer Saints 
 summer@stcva.org

If you have a late drop-off or early pick up, please call:
Summer Saints Cell
804-624-9252

To reach the Day Camp (Morning Mania & Afternoon Adventures), email:
Drake Dragone or Hayden Vick

Email summer@stcva.org for information or if you have any questions. (Changes to registrations must be requested by email.)
 

Meet the Summer Saints Staff

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    Nikki Jones 

    Senior Administrative Assistant
    (804) 282-3185 x2389
  • Photo of Jon Waite

    Jon Waite 

    Upper School Teacher of Mathematics and Coach
    (804) 282-3185 x4249
  • Photo of Janine Davila

    Janine Davila 

    Director of Auxiliary Operations
    (804) 282-3185 x5327
  • Photo of Arthur Dragone

    Drake Dragone 15

    Audio/Visual Manager and Assistant Technical Director of Ampersand
    (804) 282-3185 x4232
  • Photo of Michael Vick

    Hayden Vick 

    Lower School Teacher of Kindergarten and Coach
    (804) 282-3185 x2603