Camp Director: Greg Wriede
Head coach of Peddie swim team for the past eleven years, winning four Eastern Interscholastic Championships during his tenure. Assisted by head age group coach Charlie Dragon, Wriede focuses Peddie Swim Camp on meeting each swimmer at his/her level and teaching specific skills to help each individual achieve his/her personal goals.
2016 Camp Dates
Introduction to Competitive Swimming & Technique for Competitive Swimming
9:00 a.m. — 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday (drop off after 8:30AM; pickup by 3:30PM)
June 27-July 1
Elite Swim Camp
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday (drop off after 8:30AM; pickup by 3:30PM)
Introduction to Competitive Swimming:
Ever wonder what competitive swimming is like? Our coed day camp for developmental swimmers is the place to find out! Children ages 8-14 who want to become competitive swimmers will receive instruction in all four strokes, starts and turns, as well as learn the rules of competitive swimming. Campers will leave with an understanding of the swim team environment and the benefits of this lifelong sport.
Technique for Competitive Swimmers:
This camp is designed for current competitive swimmers who want to improve their technique for competitive success. Campers will get intensive technique instruction in all four strokes, starts and turns, including underwater videotaping and video analysis of top international swimmers. Campers will leave with an understanding of what it will take to reach the next level in the sport.
The Elite camp at Peddie will be designed for the serious swimmer who wants to learn the training methods of professional athletes and national team members. Utilizing current training principles, campers will experience new styles of workouts designed to help athletes advance their skill and improve their times. In the water each camper will be analyzed through customized video review which will provide an in-depth review of all four strokes. Outside of the pool, campers will be instructed in the areas of nutrition, strength training, and mental training to help create a well balanced athlete. Swimmers must have prior competitive experience and provide proof of current USA BB time standards or NJ Silver time standards. This camp is open to children age 10-18 and is limited to 25 spots!
Introduction to Competitive Swimming: $350
Technique for Competitive Swimmers: $425
Elite Camp: $550
$25 discount for sibling
All swim camps are full day (9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.) and include lunch in our air-conditioned dining hall.