UW-Whitewater Elite Wrestling Camp

The Elite Wrestling Camp trains wrestlers to learn and execute the techniques and positions essential to becoming a champion wrestler at all levels. Campers will experience live wrestling, individual instruction, drilling, strength training and conditioning mixed with competitive learning games. This camp is available to all players entering grades 7-12 in Fall 2018.

Limited to 50 registrants per session.

Dates:

  • Elite 1: June 21 - 24, 2018
  • Elite 2: June 28 - July 1, 2018

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Registrations accepted online until noon three days prior to event. We do accept walk up registrations at event check-in, if space is available.

Resident Camper: $325

Resident campers will be housed in one of the residence halls located on the UW-Whitewater campus. The residence hall has a secured entrance and the campers are monitored by the residence hall directors, assistants, and by our own camp counseling staff. Roommate requests will be honored when possible; otherwise campers are paired by age and gender. Developing new friends is encouraged. Rooms are double occupancy only. Please note that our residence halls are not air conditioned. We strongly advise campers to bring a fan if possible. The bathrooms and showers offer clean, individual stalls for privacy. Resident campers will have three well-balanced meals each full day. Meals are included in the registration fee.

Commuter Camper: $225

Commuters are campers who elect not to stay overnight in the residence halls. Commuters do not eat breakfast on campus but will be provided with lunch and dinner. Commuters will be able to go to the residence halls between sessions with teammates or friends if they choose.

Fees Include

The resident camp fee covers lodging, meals, instruction, a camp t-shirt and insurance. The commuter fee includes noon  meals, instruction, a camp t-shirt and insurance.

Refunds

Early cancellations due to medical reasons will receive a full refund minus $25 cancellation fee if the cancellation is requested 7 days prior to the camp. Medical documentation must be provided and received before the start of camp to qualify.  All other cancellations, including those with medical documentation received after the start of camp, will receive payment back minus $50.  NO REFUNDS will be given for no shows or campers sent home for disciplinary reasons.  All cancellation requests must be submitted to cesevents@uww.edu; provide registrant's name, camp and medical documentation, if applicable.  Refunds will be returned to name and address of payer.

Pre-camp information will be available on this website three weeks prior to the start of camp. Pre-camp information includes check-in and out times with locations, daily schedule, what to bring and other important information you will need to know before attending camp.

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Health Form

Each camper must complete the healthEcamper online form 5 days prior to arrival for each camp they attend; no camper will be allowed to participate without completing the form. You can complete the healthEcamper online form after registering.  Use the email address provided to register for this camp as your user name on the healthEcamper website to avoid receiving emails from us indicating you have not completed this health form.

Summer Camp Rules

UW-Whitewater will hold all campers responsible for their conduct. Serious misconduct or disruption will lead to immediate dismissal from camp. Campers dismissed from the camp will not receive a refund. Review Summer Camp Rules for more details.

Driving Directions

Directions to the campus can be found online by clicking here. A campus map can be found here.

Parking

Parking permits are required to park on campus. You may park for free at the location and time of check-in and check-out. All other locations and times you will need to have a parking permit to avoid a ticket. Campers driving themselves and keeping their car on campus must pick up a parking permit from camp director at the initial camp meeting.

Registration Terms & Conditions

By registering for an event, you agree to our Registration Terms and Conditions. Please review the Registration Terms and Conditions for more details.

Be aware that we advise you to leave all non-essential, portable electronic devices at home (iPod, iTouch, cell phones, etc), but ultimately it is your decision. We will not be responsible for any lost or stolen items and we do not have open Wi-Fi for electronic devices.

Typical Daily Schedule

7:00 - 8:30 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 - 11:45 a.m. Practice
Noon - 2:00 p.m. Lunch / Free Time
2:00 - 4:45 p.m. Practice
5:00 - 6:00 p.m. Dinner
6:00 - 8:30 p.m. Practice
9:00 - 10:30 p.m. Free Time

*All times are subject to change

Facilities

The camps will be held in the Williams Center facilities of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater which contains a state-of-the-art training room, weight room, and several thousand square feet of gym space.

Camp Staff

Justin Wharton, Head Assistant Coach

Justin

(262) 472-1682
WhartonJ@uww.edu

Justin is heading into his 2nd season with the Warhawks. Previous to UW-Whitewater, he coached the Lake Erie Freestyle and Greco Wrestling Club, the Heidelberg Youth and High School Club and the Clay High School Wrestling Camps. A native of Oregon, Ohio, Wharton graduated from Heidelberg with a bachelor's in health and physical education in 2013.

Ned Shuck, Head Coach

Ned

(262) 472-1867
ShuckN@uww.edu

Ned Shuck wrestled for the University of Iowa from 2000–2005. He spent four years as a high school head coach, two years as an assistant coach at Augsburg College where they won a National Championship in 2010. Prior to becoming a Warhawk, he was the head coach at Heidelberg University for three years. He has led the MN Storm Cadet Nationals Freestyle camp, assisted the OH USA Cadet/Junior Nationals camps, and many others.

Insurance

Each registrant will be covered by a limited accident insurance policy. The insurance includes primary coverage up to $7,500 and $300 maximum dental insurance. Insurance does not cover pre-existing injuries and is for accidents only. The cost of insurance is included in the registration fee.

Special Notice

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is committed to equal opportunity in its educational programs, activities and employment policies, for all persons, regardless of race, color, gender, creed, religion, age, ancestry, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, political affiliation, marital status, Vietnam-era veteran status, parental status and pregnancy.

If you have any disabling condition that requires special accommodations or attention, please advise us well in advance. We will make every effort to accommodate your special needs.

Registering for this event you understand that the University may take photographs and or videos of event participants and activities. You will  be required to agree at the time of registration that the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater shall be the owner of and may use such photographs and or videos relating to the promotion of future events.  You will relinquish all rights that you may claim in relation to use of said photographs and/or videos.