Camps Shield

SwimRVA Offers Three Locations For Camps:

SwimRVA-CSAC (Flagship facility in North Chesterfield)

5050 Ridgedale Parkway, Richmond, VA 23234

Meadowbrook Country Club (Outdoor satellite location in North Chesterfield)

3700 Cogbill Road, Richmond, VA 23234

SwimRVA North (Outdoor satellite location in Chamberlayne)

317 North Wilkinson Road, Richmond, VA 23227

*Please check the location for the camp before completing registration


Winter Break Camp

Ages 6-12.  This camp will help you child build self-confidence through interactive and safe aquatic programming.  A variety of water and land programs provide a well-rounded experience that will last a lifetime.  Campers will also gain technical swim skills each day by participating in our station based lesson program.  Safety is SwimRVA’s number one priority.  Please read through our Reopening Guide & Procedure to learn how we are keeping your child safe.

Winter Break Session 1December 21-23, 2020Monday-Wednesday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-CSAC$131


Spring Break Camps

These well-rounded summer camps are perfect for kids ages 6 to 12.

Spring Break Session 1April 5-9, 2021Monday-Friday8:00 AM-5:00 PMSwimRVA-CSAC$219


General Summer Camps

These well-rounded summer camps are perfect for kids ages 6 to 12. SwimRVA offers well-rounded, unique camps that will give your child countless memories, a great workout, and a healthy dose of self-confidence. From log rolling to water polo to strokes-and-turns, our camps offer a wide variety of ways for your child to have a safe, energetic and fun experience they’ll remember. Our camps are led by the Richmond region’s top aquatics professionals.

Summer Session 1June 21-25, 2021Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-CSAC$219
Summer Session 2June 28-July 2, 2021Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-CSAC$219
Summer Session 3July 5-9, 2021Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-CSAC$219
Summer Session 4July 12-16Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-CSAC$219
Summer Session 5July 19-23, 2021Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-North$219
Summer Session 6July 26-30, 2021Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-North$219
Summer Session 7August 2-6, 2021Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-North$219
Summer Session 8August 9-13, 2021Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-CSAC$219


**NEW** Golf and Swim Camp

Takes place at Meadowbrook Country Club.  Ages 7-9 (June 21-25), Ages 10-13 (June 28-July 2), and Ages 13-15 (July 13-16).  Located at Meadowbrook Country Club, 3700 Cogbill Rd, Richmond, VA 23234. This camp is the perfect mixture of land and water development. Learn from the Meadowbrook golf professionals working on swim technique, golf strategy and fun games to use the skills you have learned. Then take a dive with SwimRVA’s aquatic professionals, developing the skills to be water safe and the tools to be active healthy and fit.

Golf & Swim Camp Session 1 (ages 7-9)June 22-25, 2021Tuesday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMMeadowbrook Country Club$275
Golf & Swim Camp Session 2 (ages 10-13)June 29-July 2, 2021Tuesday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMMeadowbrook Country Club$275
Golf & Swim Camp Session 3 (ages 13-15)July 13-16, 2021Tuesday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMMeadowbrook Country Club$275


Junior Lifeguarding Camps

Ages 11-14.  Become a lifesaver. Literally. Participants must attend both weeks of camp to earn CPR/First Aid Certification.  American Red Cross (ARC) Junior Lifeguarding course is designed to build a foundation of knowledge, attitudes and skills for future lifeguards. Participants are not required to master or perfectly execute skills. They should learn techniques and build stamina during this program. Participants will be certified in basic life support.

The Course is about 30 hours. There are 15 lessons of 2 hours each plus the 45 minute pre-course session. Each lesson includes dry land and in-water activities with the exception of the lesson focusing on first aid.  Combined lifeguarding courses over the span of 2 weeks with swim practices, outdoor activities and indoor fitness classes.

JR Lifeguard Session 1June 21-25, 2021Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-CSAC$219
JR Lifeguard Session 2June 28-July 2, 2021Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-CSAC$219


Water Sports Camp

Ages 10-18.  Geared toward older kids, this action-packed camp features a different activity each day (water polo, kayaking, synchro swimming, paddle boards, log rolling) in addition to 1-2 swim lessons/practice per day. And to keep everyone from turning into a waterlogged prune, we also add in some outdoor time each day as well.

Water Sports Session 1July 12-16, 2021Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-CSAC$219


Strokes and Turns Camps

Ages 10-18.  A specialty skill camp is open to everyone that is currently on a swim team, summer league swim team or have had formal swim lessons and can perform all four strokes. Visit our Details section for more information.

Strokes & Turns Session 1July 5-9, 2021Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-CSAC$219
Strokes & Turns Session 2August 2-6, 2021Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-North$219


High Performance Camp

Dedicated to helping swimmers with at least one season of competitive experience master the four key competitive strokes. Children from age 10 to 18 are welcome and will receive training tailored to their level. In addition to in-pool work, this program is also designed to offer land exercise and games, classroom discussions, and even visiting clinicians who will share their expertise on training physiology, goal-setting, nutrition, race strategy and more.

High Performance Session 1August 16-20, 2021Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-CSAC$219


Mermaid Camp

Ages 8-15.  An extremely fun camp that combines swimming with imagination. Kids will splash into a magical underwater kingdom with their own actual mermaid tail! Mermaid-themed games and crafts will also fuel our campers’ creativity and wonder. Participants must be part of the SwimRVA Rapids Swim Team and/or have swim skills equivalent to SwimRVA Swim School Station 7.

Mermaid Session 1August 16-20, 2021Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-CSAC$299


Water Polo Camp

Ages 10-18.  Do you like soccer, swimming, basketball and hockey? What if you could combine all of them? The Water Polo camp if your introduction into the wild world of water polo!

Water Polo Session 1August 16-20, 2021Monday-Friday8:00AM-5:00PMSwimRVA-CSAC$219