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The Ultimate College Tennis Experience!

exclusively taught by college coaches

University of california santa barbara


jan 2-4,2019


For competitive boys & girls grades 8 - 12

1 Day, 2 day or 3 day camp options


starting at $299



Commuter & Resident spots available

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​Camps are open to any and all entrants, limited only by age, gender, grade level or number of participants

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About UCSB Camp


University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA


Camp Highlights:

  • 12 hours of on court collegiate style drills, fitness and match play for UTR ratings

  • Exclusively taught by college coaches; train in the same environment and intensity as a college player!

  • Get exposure and network with college coaches to be recruited

  • Improve your skills and learn singles and doubles strategy specific for college tennis

  • In class seminars to motivate and educate players on how to prepare for college tennis and the recruiting process

  • Free airport pickup service for campers flying unaccompanied by an adult

  • T-shirt, prizes and much more!


UCSB has three sets of tennis courts that we will use. We will play on the same courts as the college players. A total of 14 courts.

Resident Program:

Includes meals, lodging and 24-hour adult supervision. All rooms are double occupancy. Specific roommates can be requested, or if no request is made, players will be assigned a roommate of similar gender and age.


Commuter Program:

Includes daily lunch.

Airport Pickup Service for Resident Campers:

Students flying unaccompanied by an adult can be met by a member of our coaching staff upon request. Schedule your flights accordingly, depending on the resident program you have selected, 


Arriving January 1, 2019

Option 1 - Santa Barbara (SBA) airport arrive between 3pm - 10pm

Option 2 - LAX airport arrive between 11am - 2pm

Arriving Jan 2, 2019

Santa Barbara (SBA) airport arrive between 9am-1pm

Departure January 4, 2019

Option 1 - Santa Barbara airport (SBA) depart anytime after 3pm

Option 2 - LAX airport depart anytime after 6pm

Important Notes:

Campers arriving and or departing from LAX will be provided transportation to Santa Barbara with our staff for a fee of $20 each way. 


We cannot pickup or drop off any minors that require an adult to check them in or wait for departure at the gate.

If you encounter problems scheduling flights during these times, please contact us at before booking any flights. 

Local Hotel Accommodations for families:

Hampton Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta

5665 Hollister Ave. Goleta, CA 93117, USA

TEL: +1-805-681-9800

Meet the Coaches 

Learn from the best! Exclusively taught by college coaches

University of California Santa Barbara

Blake Muller

University of California Santa Barbara

Simon Thibodeau

Duke University

John Stokke

Hamilton College

Matt Brisotti

Oberlin College

Eric Ishida 

Earlham College

Shawn Hyden

Pomona Pitzer Colleges

Steve Bickham

Stonehill College

Marc Maloney

Carnegie Mellon University

Mike Belmonte

Hofstra University

Jason Pasion

Kenyon College

Scott Thielke

Missouri Western State University

Shawn Becker

Trinity College (CT)

Lori Shulman

St. Lawrence Univesity

Taylor Diffley

*Coaches schedules subject to change

Camp Schedule


Tuesday Jan 1 - Early arrivals

5:00-6:00p.m. - Resident student check-in for those arriving early at hotel

6:00-7:30 p.m - Dinner and networking with college coaches

7:30-8:00 p.m. - Resident meeting

10:00p.m.          - Lights out

Wednesday Jan 2 - Camp Day 1

11:30-12:30 p.m. - Resident student check-in continues (1:00 p.m. sharp departure for tennis courts)

1:30-1:50 P.M. - Commuter check-in

*All campers must eat lunch before arriving to camp.

2:00-2:15 p.m. - Welcome seminar (coaches introductions)

2:15-5:15 p.m. - Player evaluation and initial training session

5:15-6:00 p.m. - Presentation by college coaches

6:00 p.m. - Commuters get picked up

6:30-7:30 p.m. - Dinner for Residents

7:30-9:30 p.m. - Resident camper evening activity & meeting

10:15 p.m. - Lights out


Thursday Jan 3 - Camp Day 2

7:00-7:45 a.m. – Breakfast for Residents

8:15-8:25 a.m. - Commuters Check-In

8:30-9:00 a.m. - College Style Warm Up

9:00-12:00 p.m. - College Style Match Play (UTR singles & doubles)

12:00-1:00 p.m. - Lunch/Rest all campers

1:00-2:00 p.m. - Classroom Presentation by Coaches

2:00-5:00 p.m. - College Style Singles & Doubles Drills

5:00 p.m. -  Commuters get picked up

5:30-6:30 p.m. - Dinner for Residents

6:30-9:30 p.m. - Evening Activity

10:15 p.m. – Lights out

Friday Jan 4 - Camp Day 3

7:00-7:45 a.m. – Breakfast for Residents

8:15-8:25 a.m. - Commuters Check-In

8:30-9:00 a.m. - College Style Warm Up

9:00-12:0o p.m. - College Style Team Match Play (coaching allowed)

12:00-1:00 p.m. – Lunch/Rest all campers

1:00-1:15 p.m. – Closing Ceremony

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