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The City of Spartanburg youth sports programs exist to help children in the development of positive life skills and self-concepts. Our mission is to provide safe, enjoyable recreation opportunities for all participants.
It is our mission to teach the basic skills and fundamentals of the sport, which young people need to be able to play in a safe and nurturing environment, where all children will have the opportunity to play regardless of skill level.
Finally, it is our mission to ensure that each child has a positive, rewarding experience while participating in the programs, and that each child will learn the importance of sportsmanship, teamwork, honor, and integrity while sharing with their coaches and teammates the emotions of success and failure.
Viking Football Camp
The City of Spartanburg Viking football camp works to provide a meaning fundamental football teaching opportunity as well as social interaction to the youth in our city and surrounding communities. The football camp is operated by the Spartanburg Vikings High Head Coach and staff. The cost of the camp is $30. Please make checks payable to the City of Spartanburg.
Drop-off each day will be at 8:30 a.m. and pick up at 2 p.m. in the same location. We are anticipating hot weather so remember your sunscreen and dress in cool athletic gear. The athletes will get plenty of breaks so they can stay hydrated and fresh. However, feel free to send your son or daughter with a water bottle or fluids in general to drink throughout the day. All necessary equipment for the camp will be provided. However, participants can wear their own cleats, gloves, etc. but they will be responsible for these items.
Girl Power! Is a 5 day instructional camp that teaches girls ages 7-12 the fundamentals of five different sports: soccer, softball, volleyball, lacrosse, and basketball. The camp will be held June 22–26 at Spartanburg High School and Duncan Park. Girls will receive instructions from female staff consisting of Spartanburg High School coaches, City of Spartanburg staff, and volunteers. The program is empowering, safe, spirited, and fun. It’s about exposure to and instruction in several sports, and bonding with role models who share our passion. Girl Power! is designed to help campers grow both as athletes and as people. The cost of the camp is $40.00. Please make checks payable to the City of Spartanburg
Drop off each day will be at 8:30 a.m. and pick up at 2:30 p.m. in the same location. We are anticipating hot weather so remember your sunscreen and dress in cool athletic gear. The girls will get plenty of breaks so they can stay hydrated and fresh. However, feel free to send your daughter with a water bottle or fluids in general to drink throughout the day. All necessary equipment will be provided for camp participants. However, girls can wear cleats on days they are required and bring their own equipment for lacrosse or softball, such as a lacrosse stick or softball glove.