Sport Camps

Summer Sport Camps

Come see all the ways your kids can get active this Summer!

We have created the perfect Summer Camps for your active little ones! In these camps your children will have the opportunity to get active, learn new sports, build friendships and have a ton of fun through a variety of different and engaging activities!

ACTIVE START To LEARN TO TRAIN: Our MNP Community & Sport Centre Camps follow the Long Term Development Model from Sport For Life which ranges from ages 0 through to adult. Find out more here

Mini Sport Launchers (half day)

AGE: 2-3 years
Your little one will test-drive and explore all types of sports and activities as an Active Sport Launcher! This half-day camp includes 45 minutes of water action twice a week and fitness fun sessions. The week includes all movement fundamentals and SPORTainment elements. This camp provides your child the opportunity to develop basic movement skills such as learning how to throw a ball and swim. Participants will enjoy meeting new friends while making memories that they will talk about all year. 

Note: all kids must be potty trained.

Active Sport Launchers (half day)

AGE: 4-5 years
Your little one will test-drive and explore all types of sports and activities as an Active Sport Launcher! This camp is designed with your mini sport enthusiast in mind and includes 45 minutes of water fun 3 times a week and fitness games and activities a day. The week includes further development of movement fundamentals and SPORTainment elements developing a variety of basic sport skills like throwing a ball and swimming. After this camp your child will have new friends, new skills, and lots of great memories.

Active Sport Adventure

AGE: 4-5 years
As an Active Sport Launcher, campers will embark on a journey to test-drive and delve into various sports and activities. Tailored for the sports enthusiast, this camp offers 45 minutes of daily water fun, lessons, engaging activities, and exciting crafts sessions. Throughout the week, participants will hone their movement fundamentals and enjoy SPORTainment elements, fostering skills such as throwing, kicking, swimming, and unleashing their creativity through crafts. By the end of the camp, your child will not only have developed new skills but also forged lasting friendships and created cherished.

Sport N' Adventure

AGE: 6-7 years

This full-day camp is tailored for kids seeking a blast of fun! With 75 minutes of daily water action including lessons and enjoyable sport sessions, each day strikes a balance between COREsport and SPORTainment features. This blend enables your child to play, explore, and participate in a diverse array of activities and sports, all aimed at enhancing fundamental movement skills crucial for physical development and sports proficiency. Emphasizing physical literacy skills while having a great time will bolster your child’s confidence in embracing new physical activities or sports endeavors. Plus, with special guest appearances, weekly themed adventures, engaging craft sessions, and more, every day promises excitement, enrichment, and unforgettable memories!

Multi Sport Adventure

AGE: 8-9 years
Gear up for an adventure-packed journey at our full-day camp tailored for kids seeking action, thrills, and challenging obstacles! Each week, dive into 75 minutes of daily water fun and energizing fitness sessions, alongside exploring a mix of COREsport and exciting SPORTainment components. Our themed weeks add an extra layer of excitement, immersing campers in thrilling adventures and new challenges. Plus, surprise special guests will drop in to share their expertise and inspire our young athletes! In our COREsport sessions, campers will master fundamental movement patterns, building agility, balance, and coordination essential for conquering various activities and sports. Meanwhile, our SPORTainment features promise to ignite excitement and push the boundaries of adventure, ensuring an unforgettable experience for all participants!

Ultimate Sport N' Adventure

AGE: 10-12 years
Experience a full day of non-stop excitement and sports thrills at our action-packed camp! Discover your inner ultimate athlete as each week brings new challenges and adventures tailored to test your limits. Participate in a thrilling weekly fun run and uncover the secrets to pushing yourself a little faster and stronger. Our camp features a perfect balance of COREsport elements such as swimming, court sports, and exploration adventures, combined with exhilarating SPORTainment activities. Plus, brace yourself for surprise special guest appearances and themed weeks packed with exciting activities that promise to keep your heart racing and your spirit soaring!

Bike Adventure Camp

AGE: 10-12 years

Embark on an exhilarating journey with our Bike Adventure Camp designed for thrill-seeking youngsters aged 10-12! Set against the backdrop of scenic city trails and nature, this camp is a perfect blend of outdoor exploration and cycling excitement.

Notes:

  • Campers will participate in Friday Floatables
  • Biking will be off-site
  • Campers are to supply their own bike

Basketball Camp

AGE: 10-12 years

Our camp offers a dynamic and engaging experience for young basketball enthusiasts ages 10-12 seeking to enhance their skills while having a blast on the court. Led by expert instructors, participants will enjoy a week filled with skill development, team-building activities, and friendly competitions.

Notes:

  • The Calgary Surge will be special guests this week
  • Swimming is included

Jr. Basketball Camp

AGE: 7-9 years

Our camp offers a dynamic and engaging experience for young basketball enthusiasts ages 7-9 seeking to enhance their skills while having a blast on the court. Led by expert instructors, participants will enjoy a week filled with skill development, team-building activities, and friendly competitions.

Notes:

  • The Calgary Surge will be special guests this week
  • Swimming is included

Sport Partner Camps

Artistic Swimming

AGE: 6-12 years
ACTIVE START, FUNDAMENTALS & LEARN TO TRAIN: Artistic swimming is a unique sport that combines a variety of athletic disciplines including swimming, dance and gymnastics, in the water! Coaches from the Calgary Aquabelles will teach swimmers basic sculling skills and synchro positions. These camps promotes fitness, team spirit, dedication, and goal setting. It also cultivates friendships that can last a lifetime! 
Participants must be able to swim 25 metres unassisted and be comfortable in deep water.

Olympic Pentathlon

AGE: 8-13 years

FUNDAMENTALS, LEARN TO TRAIN & ACTIVE FOR LIFE:

MNP Community & Sport Centre and Ares Pentathlon & Fencing Club have partnered to introduce your child to the exciting sport of Olympic pentathlon. Participants will learn about the five sports that make up the modern pentathlon: fencing, swimming, obstacle, laser shooting and running. Campers will primarily participate in fencing, swimming and laser run. 

Participants must be able to swim 25 metres unassisted and be comfortable in deep water.

Diving Camp

AGE: 6-12 years
ACTIVE START, FUNDAMENTALS & LEARN TO TRAIN: Rocky Mountain Diving Club (RMDC) offers recreational Learn-to-Dive and, pre-competitive programs for all ages. Our goal is to provide quality technical springboard and platform diving instruction at the introductory level in a safe, controlled, and fun environment. We incorporate trampoline and dry board training, as well as dry land strength and flexibility conditioning into all lessons. 

Participants must be able to swim 25 metres unassisted and be comfortable in deep water.

Swimming Camp

AGE: 6-12 years
ACTIVE START, FUNDAMENTALS & LEARN TO TRAIN: MNP Community & Sport Centre has partnered with Killarney Swim Club to introduce your child to the sport of competitive swimming. Instructors will teach basics in the water or help those who are more advanced to perfect their swim strokes. This camp is open to all levels and is a great camp for those swimmers who wish to improve their skills with the goal of transitioning to competition. Your child will learn about the pace clock and pool etiquette.

Triathlon Camp

AGE: 8 -12 years
FUNDAMENTALS, LEARN TO TRAIN: Triathlon is a fun sport that combines multiple disciplines into one. Kronos Triathlon Club has partnered with MNP Community & Sport Centre to bring this amazing sport of swim, bike and run to you. Our focus is developing fitness and physical literacy through drills, technique and games that challenge participants physically and mentally. No previous triathlon experience required, however participants must be able to swim 25 metres unassisted and be comfortable in deep water.

Rhythmic Gymnastics

AGE: 6 -12 years
FUNDAMENTALS, LEARN TO TRAIN:

Certified instructors from Chinook Rhythmique Gymnastic Club will teach athletes basic skills in the Olympic Sport of Rhythmic Gymnastics: Exiting blend of dance, jazz, acrobatics, gymnastics, and work with apparatus! Athletes are introduced to music and movement and will learn balance and coordination using hoops, balls, ribbons, and ropes. Participants do not require any previous experience and will be organized in age appropriate & skill-based groups. Swimming occurs daily.

Spring Break Camps

Join us for action-packed Multi-Sport Spring Break Camps designed for kids aged 5-12!

2025 dates TBD

Activities include:

  • Multi-Sport Madness: Engage in a variety of sports and activities
  • Swimming: Dive into fun with swimming sessions to cool off and improve aquatic skills
  • Ninja Chamber: Master the ninja challenge, testing agility and strength.
  • Gaga Ball: Experience the thrill of this fast-paced, high-energy game
  • Water Obstacle Course: Navigate through water challenges for a refreshing twist
  • Traversing Wall: Conquer new heights and boost confidence on our rock-traversing wall
  • And much, much more: A week filled with surprises, games, and activities that will keep your child active, happy, and entertained!
For more information, please contact:

Megan Klassen
Manager of Children’s Programs

Phone: 403.355.1288
Email: drylandregisteredprograms@mnpcentre.com

Click here for Spring & Summer Program Guide

Spring & Summer Program Registration dates:
Members: February 12, 2024
Non-Members: February 20, 2024

Fall Program Registration dates:
Members: July 15, 2024
Non-Members: July 22, 2024

Winter Program Registration dates:
Members: November 12, 2024
Non-Members: November 18, 2024

Community Partners

Helping to create more inclusive programming for children. www.betweenfriends.ab.ca

PD Sport Camps

MNP Community & Sport Centre is excited to offer PD Day Camps for children, ages 5 to 12!

Are you looking for something for your children to do during their days off from school? MNP Community & Sport Centre is excited to offer PD Day Camps for children, ages 5 to 12! CoreSPORT & SPORTainment is our exclusive two pronged approach to delivering some of the coolest, most innovative and exhilarating camp programming out there. Take a look and see all the ways your kids can get active and catch the love of sport!

*Your child must be of age for the program by December 31, 2024

Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm

Upcoming Dates:
Thursday, February 15
Friday, February 16
Friday, March 8
Friday, March 22
Spring Break: March 25-28
Friday, April 1, 2024
Thursday, April 19, 2024
Friday, April 26, 2024
Friday, May 17, 2024
Friday, June 10, 2024
Thursday, June 27, 2024
Friday, June 28, 2024

Lunch

Please bring a healthy, peanut-free bag lunch to fuel your kids.

Pre & Post Care

Available for Winter and Spring Break Camps

PRE: 7:30am-8:30am
POST: 4:30pm-5:30pm

Book on Portal when registering for Camps.

Registration Information

  • Your child must be of age for the desired camp by December 31, 2022.
  • Participant forms must be filled out online. Waiver forms must be signed by the parent upon drop off on the first day of camp.
  • Parents and anyone authorized for pick up are required to present photo identification. 
  • Participant medication must be clearly labeled.  Inhalers and Epi-pens will be kept with your child.
  • List any medical information on the participant form.  
  • Leadership from qualified, active instructors!
  • All staff are First Aid and CPR certified.
  • Swimming occurs daily for all 6-12 year old camp programs.
  • View Refund Policy at the bottom of this page. 
  • Registration closes at 12pm on Monday for the following week.

Cancellation

  • A program cancellation made in writing 7 or more business days* before the start date of the program will be granted a full refund minus a $20 administrative fee.
  • A program cancellation made less than 7 business days before the start date of the program is not eligible for a refund.

What your Child will Need

Your child needs to bring a towel, swim suit, flip flops, snacks, lunch and water.   They must wear clean athletic shoes and clothes they can run, jump and play in!  Please ensure they have sunscreen, sunglasses and hats in their backpacks for going outside.  We will be outside often throughout the camp. All items need to be labelled with your child’s name. 

Camp Times

  • Half Day Camps (Active Sport Launchers and Mini Sport Launchers) are 8:30am-12:30pm
  • Full day Camps are 8:30am-4:30pm
  • Pre Care – 7:30am – Extra cost that is paid at time of Camp registration
  • Post Care – 4:30pm -5:30pm – Extra cost that is paid at time of Camp registration
  • All pick ups must show ID to pick up their child  

Inclusive Experience

  • MNP Community & Sport Centre takes pride in providing inclusive programming for all participants; however, we are not in the position to absorb additional costs related to these accommodations.
  • If a participant requires additional support please contact the Manager of Children’s Programs as soon as possible. 
  • MNP Community & Sport Centre is proud to partner with Between Friends  – helping children of all abilities to be included in our Summer Sport Camps. 
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Swim Test Information

  • All participants must pass a 25 metre swim test to use the pools without a life jacket (PFD).  PFDs are not allowed on the dive towers or Xtreme floatables.
  • Swim test consists of: jumping in the water from the raised edge of the pool, swimming a front swim style for 25 metres without touching the side of the pool wall.

CoreSPORT & SPORTainment

CoreSPORT & SPORTainment is our exclusive two pronged approach to delivering some of the coolest, most innovative and exhilarating camp programming out there. Take a look and see all the ways your kids can get active and catch the love of sport!

Swimming: Up to 30 minutes of swimming or swim lessons per day

Sport Discovery: Court Sports, Track & Field, Dodgeball, Outdoor Activities, fitness fun like Yoga or Bootcamp and more!

Floatables: Run, jump and slide your way through our inflatables on the pool.

GAGA Pit, Bouncy Castle and Ninja Chamber: Test your limits with our interactive games and discover your inner ninja with our signature obstacle elements!

child swimming
active living track
floor hockey

Steam Room closed until further notice

NEW Member Hours*  – Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 5pm to 8pm, Members will have exclusive access to the Facility.
Drop-in admission may continue to be purchased anytime outside of Member Hours. 

**Member Hours grants exclusive access to Annual & Monthly Memberships, 10 Pass & 30 Day Card holders, Member Guest & Courtesy Pass holders & Sport Partners,