Sports Camps 26 Top Sports Camps for Kids in Southeast Michigan From baseball and soccer to tennis and golf, there's sure to be a camp to suit your young athlete's interests. Jessica Schrader • June 1, 2017 Read Comments (2) Total: 59 54 0 2 2 0 1 If you’re looking for a sports camp for your kids this summer, finding one probably won’t be a problem. Choosing one, on the other hand, could prove a little tricky with all the great sports camp options available in metro Detroit for summer 2017. Start here with our list of 26 top sports camps for kids in southeast Michigan. Did we miss your favorite sports camp? Add it in the comments below! Ann Arbor Public Schools Rec & Ed Address: 1515 S. Seventh St., Ann Arbor Phone: 734-994-2300 Camp options include preschool sports camps, combined sports camps, basketball, yoga, dance, golf, field hockey, tennis, baseball, soccer, volleyball and football. Beverly Hills Club Address: 31555 Southfield Road, Beverly Hills Phone: 248-642-8500 Kids play indoors and outdoors, enjoy weekly themes and take part in crafts. Sports camps include tennis and ninja warrior, plus traditional camps that include various sports in daily activities. Brother Rice Address: 7101 Lahser Road, Bloomfield Hills Phone: 248-833-2000 Camp options include football and basketball. Open to public and private school students. Most camps are half-day; Edmund Rice Youth Camp offered full-day. Canton Leisure Services Address: 46555 W. Michigan Ave. Canton Phone: 734-483-5600 Sports camps here include boys lacrosse, baseball, basketball, tennis, golf and more. Camps are held at the Canton Sports Center, Summit Gym, Griffin Park and other locations. Clawson Soccer Address: Grant Park, 926 Grant Ave., Clawson Email: email@example.com Our readers suggested this local soccer camp, which aims to instill good sportsmanship, proper technique and fun into each of its players. Cranbrook Schools Address: 39221 Woodward Ave., Bloomfield Hills Phone: 248-645-3000 Sports camps include soccer, basketball, baseball, boys lacrosse, girls lacrosse and field hockey. Multi-sports camps are also available. Detroit Country Day School Address: 22305 W. 13 Mile Road, Beverly Hills Phone: 248-646-7717 Campers learn what it means to be part of a team during Team Sports Camp and Sports for Shorties is just for preschoolers. Other camp options here include girls-only sports camp, soccer camp, running camp and middle school sports camp. Detroit Lions Youth Football Camp Address: 2000 Brush St., Detroit Phone: 313-262-2248 Open to boys and girls ages 4-18, these non-contact football camps focus on improving a child’s skill level and offering fundamental instruction on all positions on both sides of the football. Kids are grouped by age and skill level. Space is limited. Detroit Skating Club Address: 888 Denison Court, Bloomfield Hills Phone: 248-332-3000 Summer skating camp available for skaters who have passed the club’s Snowplow 1 class. Camp levels include snowplow, basics, freestyle and hockey skills. Camp offered Aug 21-24, 2017. Euro Stars Gymnastics Address: 15155 Fogg St., Plymouth Township Phone: 734-737-9500 Summer camps include gymnastics, tumbling, cheer camp, ninja camp and more for ages 5-plus (age range varies by camp). Clinics for specific skills such as cartwheels and handstands are also offered. Franklin Athletic Club Address: 29350 Northwestern Highway, Southfield Phone: 248-352-8000 New sports camps offered this year are track and field and jump-a-rama dance. Returning sports camps include tennis, swimming, flag football and soccer. Get Skillz Basketball Address: 18000 Newburgh Road, Livonia Phone: 734-855-4223 Basketball camps are offered for boys and girls of all ages and skill levels and aim to improve players’ ability through instruction, drill sequences and guidance from training staff. Camp sessions are four hours each day. Jewish Community Center Address: 6600 W. Maple Road, West Bloomfield Phone: 248-432-5578 The options here are almost endless with sports camps such as advanced archery, horseback riding, watersports, inline hockey, tennis and more. Joe Dumars’ Fieldhouse Address: 45300 Mound Road, Shelby Township; 1120 W. State Fair Ave., Detroit Phone: 586-731-3080 (Shelby Township), 313-368-0055 (Detroit) Sports camps for ages 7-14 let kids participate in a variety of sports including baseball, basketball, floor hockey, touch football and soccer while focusing on skill development and having fun. A Lil’ Kickers camp and other sports camps are also offered. Macomb Community College Address: 14500 E. 12 Mile Road, Warren Phone: 586-445-7999 The college hosts the annual Macomb Metro D Basketball Camp for boys and girls ages 8-17. High school and college coaches teach the fundamentals of the game, including skill-building and team competition. General basketball and volleyball camps are offered, as well. Macomb Township Parks and Recreation Address: 20699 Macomb St., Macomb Township Phone: 586-992-2900 Macomb Township Parks and Recreation offers a variety of youth sports camps including tennis, lacrosse, hip-hop dance and volleyball. Camps are held at Macomb Corners Park, Macomb Town Center Park, the recreation center and other locations. Marian High School Address: 7225 Lahser Road, Bloomfield Hills Phone: 248-644-1750 Summer athletic camps for 2017 include volleyball, soccer, field hockey, lacrosse and basketball. Mega Fun and Fitness Address: 22475 Heslip Drive, Novi Phone: 248-344-9344 Gymnastics, cheerleading and tumbling camps are open to ages 5 and older. The Mega Adventures Camp for ages 4-plus lets campers try a new sport or activity each day. Camps are half day but can be combined for a full-day experience. No gymnastics experience required. Oakland Yard Athletics Address: 5328 Highland Road, Waterford Phone: 248-673-0100 Sports camps at Oakland Yard Athletics include golf, baseball, basketball, flag football, lacrosse, soccer, cheer, yoga and more. Planet Rock Climbing Camps Address: 82 Aprill Drive, Ann Arbor; 1103 W. 13 Mile Road, Madison Heights Phone: 734-827-2680 (Ann Arbor), 248-397-8354 (Madison Heights) Half- and full-day rock climbing camps are offered for kids ages 8-15 where campers get to experiment with movement, practice teamwork and have fun. Experienced staff instructs campers in safety precautions and techniques. Rochester Soccer Club Address: 6841 N. Rochester Road, Suite 301A, Rochester Hills Phone: 248-650-0113 Campers are placed in age- and skill-appropriate groups and need no soccer experience to participate. Summer camps here focus on providing a fun environment for players to learn new soccer skills, play games and make friends. ROYSA Recreational Soccer Camp Address: Meets at Quickstad Park, Marais Avenue between Normandy Road and Lexington Boulevard, Royal Oak Phone: 248-246-3000 This soccer camp is open to all players in 4-year-old preschool through high school. Camps are conducted by licensed professional coaches, and goalkeeper training is also available for players in second grade and older. Campers do not need to play on a ROYSA team to participate in summer camp. The Little Gym of West Bloomfield Address: 4301 Orchard Lake Road, West Bloomfield Phone: 248-851-1500 Day camps are available for ages 3-12 and combine physical activity, gymnastics, games and crafts. The Super Kids’ Quest Camp for ages 3-8 focuses on fun “missions” each day and the Grade School Skill Thrill Camp for ages 6-12 helps kids take their gymnastics skills to the next level through more intense instruction. TGA Premier Junior Golf Camps Address: Locations vary throughout southeast Michigan Phone: 248-252-0208 Open to children in grades K-8, TGA golf camps offer expert instruction, course play and exciting activities that keep students engaged all day. Camps feature a low camper-to-instructor ratio and group campers by age and skill level. Troy Gymnastics Address: 1600 W. Maple Road, Troy; 1921 Northwood Drive, Troy Phone: 248-816-8496 Full-day summer camps are available 9 a.m.-4 p.m. for ages 4-12 and half-day camps are offered in the morning and afternoon for ages 3-12. Before- and after-care is also available. Activities include gymnastics and games. YMCA Address: Multiple locations across metro Detroit Phone: 313-267-5300 Many day camp programs are offered for children ages 3-12 with rotating weekly activities that include swimming, outdoor education and more. A sports-themed week introduces kids to various sports with an emphasis on teamwork and sportsmanship. Call your nearest location for details. This post was originally published in 2015 and has been updated for 2017 by Jenna Daniel.