Get the competitive edge needed to compete at a high level in the Basketball major. In our beautiful Great Hall, players of all levels get the opportunity to fine-tune their basketball skills with instruction from our professional coaching staff. Newer players start with basics like dribbling, passing, and shooting. More experienced players improve their game and learn advanced skills such as crossovers and reverse layups.
Summer Camp @Ross Basketball operates under the auspices of the NY Knicks Basketball Summer Camp.
This program provides the ultimate sports challenge for the young athlete. With a daily focus on dodgeball and ga-ga, campers learn new skills while cycling through a collection of other sports every week, from baseball and rugby to capture the flag, kickball, and ultimate frisbee. The Dodgeball major places a heavy emphasis on conditioning, team building, sportsmanship, and coordination.
Gymnastics comes naturally to children, with their innate need to move and perform. Combining endurance, flexibility, and coordination, gymnastics is an excellent way to stay fit and build self-esteem. With a focus on basic gymnastic techniques and movements, this major teaches campers physical and mental aspects of the gymnastic arts. Campers will travel off-campus to Ross Lower School Field House in Bridgehampton.
Open to all levels.
Improve your soccer skills in a fun and enjoyable atmosphere with Soccer Champions Academy. Lesson plans are progressive and leave campers feeling accomplished as they improve with each session. Coaches adjust lessons and activities in order to accommodate to the needs of all skill levels.
Campers can improve their backhand or learn the game for the very first time. On Har-tru tennis courts, our highly qualified staff guide the campers through a wide variety of drills and games to challenge them physically and mentally while also providing fun and enjoyment. The program is designed to encourage self-confidence, sportsmanship, tennis etiquette, and social interaction. Players at levels ranging from beginner to elite will improve their skills and match play abilities.