FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 Who can attend camp?

Swimmers from 8- 18 years old can attend.  All attendees must be competitive swimmers and able to swim all strokes legally and unassisted.  All attendees must be currently registered athletes with USA Swimming.  If the swimmer only participants in high school and summer league swimming, a flex membership may be purchased separately through Virginia Swimming.

 Where is camp located?

The 5-day camps are held on Virginia Tech’s campus in Blacksburg, VA. Overnight attendees will stay in campus dorms and eat in campus dining facilities. All swimming, dryland and camp activities will be held on campus.   

The 2-day camps are held at the Christiansburg Aquatic Center in Christiansburg, VA. Overnight accommodations are not provided, but there are many hotels located just minutes away.   

 Can I request a roommate?

Yes, you may request a roommate. Roommate requests are not guaranteed, but we will do our best to honor your request. Many attendees do not request a roommate and end up making great friends. Roommates will be assigned by age. Campers of the opposite sex are not allowed to room together, even if they are siblings.

 What if a camper loses their key and meal card?

Campers will be charged $10 for a replacement/lost meal card and $50 for a replacement/lost room key card. Fees must be paid by the camper before checkout.  Lanyards are provided for campers to store the meal and room key cards.

 Is there medical staff on site?

Yes, all coaches are certified in CPR, Coaches Safety and First Aid.  Athletic Trainers are also on site for all training/pool sessions.

 What is the closest airport and is transportation provided from the airport to camp?

The closest airport is Roanoke Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA). It is an easy 30-minute drive via highway to Virginia Tech’s campus in Blacksburg, VA. 

We can provide escorted transportation to and from the airport by camp staff on an airport shuttle. The fee will depend upon how many campers need transportation. The cost will range between $30-$90 per person one way or $60-$180 per person roundtrip, depending on how many people sign up. We will determine transportation costs as registrations come in and notify you so you can decide if that works. Escorted airport transportation must be paid before camp begins.

ALL CAMPS ARE OPEN TO ANY AND ALL ENTRANTS, ONLY LIMITED BY NUMBER, AGE, GRADE OR GENDER.