Preparing for Summer Tennis Camp
The Essential Connecticut Camper Packing List
If you’re anything like me, packing for a trip is always a final-hour affair. This usually results in getting to my destination, and realizing I’ve forgotten 2-3 travel essentials. Our Connecticut Tennis Camp Locations have options in the area to purchase a forgotten in a pinch; however, when packing for sports camp, you don’t want to have to hunt down last-minute replacement gear because you didn’t prepare properly.
“Spectacular performances are preceded by spectacular preparation.”
— Frank Giampaolo
Sports camp is about making friends and learning new skills — not stressing over something you forgot to bring.
Let’s Prepare for Tennis Camp!
Packing for Connecticut Tennis Camps is a lot like packing for a summer vacation with a few keys differences. Let’s state the obvious first: you’re not going to find a decent selection of tennis shoes and racquets at your local Walmart.
For this reason, whether you choose to attend a a full day camp or a half day camp, it’s important that you assemble your tennis gear essentials first. If you need to purchase new items, order them far enough in advance, so you can make sure items fit well and are in working order.
Tennis Gear Essentials
Don’t forget to break-in new shoes prior to the start of camp!
Additional Sports Camp Gear
The following are items that are not required, but are highly recommend to make your life a little more comfortable for day or half day camp.
If it’s not attached to you,
PUT A NAME ON IT!
Campers have a habit of leaving things in locker rooms, on the court, in the bathrooms, and wherever they spend the day. Labels are lifesavers.
Start planning now for an awesome summer of tennis fun in Connecticut.