Camp at Portsmouth Abbey, Portsmouth, RI USA

Sessions I and II (Residential Camp):

  • For campers ages 13 to 17 - Intermediate to Advanced - Collegiate Prospect level.
  • Portsmouth Abbey, Portsmouth RI
  • June 9-14 and June 16-21,  2013
  • Cost per camper: June 9th  Session I $1,450*.  June 16th Session II   - $1,600 ***
  • Max. 1-4 coach to camper ratio, often 1-3 and opportunities for 1:1.
  • *Session I  Commuter $800.00.  *** Session II  Commuter $900

Session I and II Goals:

This is a camp best suited to athletes competing at an elite or college prospect level but is open to all 13-17 year olds who are competent players. The  Camp is Directed by Stuart le Gassick the Director of Squash at Brown University, assisted by Chris Sachvie the assistant Coach at Brown University.  For Session II  June 16-21 the Coaching staff is led by the  world renowned Roger Flynn -  the National Coach of Scotland, assisted by Stuart Crawford the Assistant Scottish National Coach. The staff's goal is to teach within a focused and fun environment while at the same time give you the tools and opportunity to take your game to the next level. The camp will offer you the chance to find out what is achievable on the squash court  both as an individual and as a member of a College squash team in the USA. There will be discussions with Ivy and NESCAC Head Squash Coaches about the recruiting process and how the admissions process works at Division I and Division III schools.

Sessions III  (Residential Camp):

  • For campers ages 12 to 16 - Intermediate Beginner - to Advanced players.
  • Portsmouth Abbey, Portsmouth, RI
  • June 23-28,  2013
  • Cost per camper - $1,500 *
  • Max. 1-4 coach to camper ratio, often 1-3 and opportunities for 1:1.
  • * Commuter $800.00

Session III Goals.

The Session III goals allow players who are a little younger and not quite as experienced as the first two weeks of camp to really develop their squash games under the guidance of the Scottish Coaches.  This camp will give you the tools to develop a great understanding of the game and learn what is involved in taking your game to the next level.

Coaches:  

Roger Flynn: Scottish National Coach.
Stuart Crawford:
Assistant Scottish National Squash Coach.
Alan Clyne:
Scottish #1 and World #28.
Chris O'Brien:
Head Coach Men and Women's teams at Connecticut College.
Jamie King:
Head Coach Hamilton Squash Program.
Chris Sachvie: Assistant Squash Coach Brown University
Stuart le Gassick: Head Coach Brown University
and Top Varsity Intercollegiate Players

Camp Deposit:

Full payment is due by May 15th 2013.  Please make checks payable to 'le Gassick Squash llc'.  Further information, directions, and final details will be mailed/emailed one month prior to the start of camp.

Transportation

T.F. Green Airport is 40 minutes from campus. The train and bus stations are 30 minutes from the Brown Campus. We will be happy to provide campers with transportation to and from these locations. Please e-mail us all travel arrangements and itineraries.  E-mail: campinfo@legassicksquash.com

Check-In/Pick Up:

Check-in is between 4-6 pm on Sunday June 9th (or June 16th for Session II and June 23rd for Session III). Campers will play squash at 6:15pm on the Sunday evening of each Session after checking in.
Pick up at the conclusion of the camp is at Noon on Friday June 14th (or June 21st for Session II and June 28th for Session III).

About The Area

Portsmouth Abbey is located in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, on a beautiful 500-acre campus along the picturesque  shores of Narragansett Bay, 10 miles North of  Newport, 28 miles ESE  from Providence, 60 miles SW of Boston.