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Programs & Services: Camps

ParaSport Fitness School

Sport Fitness School is very proud to partner with ParaSport OntarioOntario Wheelchair Sports Association and Hamilton Accessible Sport Council to bring ParaSport Fitness School back again for another season of summer sport fun!

ParaSport Fitness School

ParaSport Fitness School will run during SFS Sessions 2, 3, 4, 5, 7 & 8. These sessions includes all the usual SFS fun and a special set of accessible parasports: Wheelchair Basketball, Sledge Ball Hockey and Senior ParaSport, a multi-sport showcase.

Sport wheelchairs, roller sledges and other accessible sport equipment is provided for the duration of camp.

As with all SFS sessions, camp also features a start-your-day-off-right Wake-Up Call, Fit-Forums and Rec-Sessions including Right To Play activities, and a daily swim in our Olympic Pool.

Camper Criteria

  • Senior Athletes: 10 – 14 years of age (contact us if younger or older)
  • Can walk (with or without an assistive device) or self propel a manual chair
  • Independent with self care (eating, dressing, toileting) most of the time
  • Can work in a group setting and follow direction
  • Enjoys sports and fitness activities

 Accessible sport equipment is provided for the duration of camp.

 Accessibility and Inclusion

We are committed to working proactively to ensure members of all abilities are able to access our facilities, camps, programs and events. We welcome feedback on ways to better serve all members, especially with respect to accessibility and inclusion.

If you are interested in registering for ParaSport Fitness School after June 1st, please let us know: Submit An Accomodation Request

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For more information: 905-525-9140 x24464 sfs@mcmaster.ca

ParaSport Fitness School

Activities include: Children & Youth Programs

Facilities

Additional Camp Services

Options available during registration include:

  • Extended Care from 7:30am-5:30pm each day
  • Busing from Ancaster, Burlington, Carlisle, Dundas,Hamilton Mountain, Oakville, Stoney Creek and Waterdown
  • Lunch served daily, delicious and nutritious!

Preparing for Camp

Camp Guide & Links

Daily Camp Schedule

The tentative schedule offered below outlines a typical day at camp:

7:30am Extended Care (must pre-register)
8:30am Athlete Arrival
8:45am SFS Wake-Up Call
9:00am AM Sport  
10:15am Recreational Swim
11:05am Fit Forum
12:00pm Lunch
1:00pm PM1 Sport
2:20pm PM2 Sport 
3:30pm Rec Session
4:15pm Athlete Dismissal
4:30-5:30pm Extended Care (must pre-register)

Special Guest Days at Camp

At certain times during your camper's session, we like to invite family and friends to join us for a peek at some of the incredible things we've been up to:

  • Family Fitness Morning: 1st Thursday morning of all sessions, Smith Gym
  • Olympic Day Slideshow: Last Friday of all sessions @ 3:30pm, Smith Gym
  • Dance & Breakdance Show: 2nd Thursday of 2-week sessions @ 3:30pm, Smith Gym
  • Synchronized Swimming Show: 2nd Thursday of 2-week sessions @ 9:30am, IWC Pool