Every kind of fun imaginable!
The activity never stops at the East Side Advantage Day Camps (ADC) and West Side Tennis & Enrichment Camp! Campers ages 5 to 14 will enjoy a wide variety of sports, art, enrichment and experiences. And parents can relax, thanks to our complimentary early dropoff and late pickup. Camp delivers:
- East Side – Roosevelt Island Racquet Club, easy to reach by subway or safer modes of travel—ferry or tram
- West Side – Manhattan Plaza Racquet Club in midtown
Here are even more benefits that make us the BEST CAMPS IN NYC!
Advantage is fully committed to every camper’s safety. Review our latest measures and policies
Kickball, soccer, gaga ball, art, tennis & more – even rock wall climbing at our Manhattan Plaza location
Everything from yoga to fencing and more
Try new activities, learn new skills and make new friends
Free early drop-off and late pickup—an extra hour of supervised activity each morning and afternoon at no extra charge
2 great NYC locations–Manhattan Plaza Racquet Club on West 43rd St. and Roosevelt Island, easy to reach by subway or safer modes of travel—ferry or tram
There’s always something fun and engaging going on at Camp!
Campers play sports, create art, take enrichment classes – and have a fantastic time! Here’s how:
- Gym & field sports
- Weekly STEAM programs to enhance learning
- Even rock wall climbing at our Manhattan location
- Yoga, fencing
Just take a look at our sample schedule for a typical day!
|10:30-11:45||Tennis Instruction** or Arts/Crafts|
|1:30-2:45||Tennis Instruction/ Arts/Crafts/ Rock Climbing*|
|2:45-4:00||Enrichment Activity (Yoga, Fencing etc)|
|4:00||Departure from camp|
|** Tennis instruction limited to 1-1.5 hours per day
Please note that these schedules represent a sample day and could change.
*Rock wall climbing available only at the Manhattan Plaza Racquet Club location.
SCHEDULE AND FEES
|East Side/Roosevelt Island||June 29 to September 4 – 10 weeks|
|West Side/Manhattan Plaza||June 29 to September 4 – 10 weeks|
|Camp runs Monday through Friday.|
|Monday – Friday 9AM to 4PM|
|$785 per week|
|$700 per week for two to six weeks|
|$650 per week for seven or more weeks|
|Monday – Friday 9AM to 4PM|
Daily pass days must be purchased at one time either paid in full or with a $200 deposit for every 5 days purchased.
- Multiple week packages and Daily Packages may be shared between siblings and represent bulk savings
- Daily Package days must be booked at least 48 hours in advance to guarantee a spot on a specific day and used by September 4, 2020 at Roosevelt Island and Manhattan Plaza location.
*Should the starting date change based on NYC and NYS recommendations, Advantage will advise all parents who have enrolled or indicated interest in the Junior Tennis Camp, the QuickStart Tennis Camp, Day Camp and Tennis & Enrichment Camp. Monies advanced for these summer camps would be refunded within 30 days should the government regulations prevent delivery.
What To Bring
Tennis racquet, towel, a change of clothes and lunch if desired.
WEST SIDE/Manhattan Plaza
Paul Fontana, Co-Director of ADC and the Advantage QuickStart Program, is also Boys’ Tennis Coach at the United Nations International School in New York City. For the past four summers he has been Director of the Advantage Sea & Sports Camp at SUNY Maritime College. He was the Director of Tennis at Ivan Lendl’s Grand Slam in Greenwich, CT, for 10 years and more recently coached at the Masters School in Dobbs Ferry.
EAST SIDE/Roosevelt Island
Chuck Russell is Director of the East Side Advantage QuickStart Tennis Summer Camp and Advantage Day Camp at Roosevelt Island Racquet Club. A full-time teaching pro for 40+years, Chuck has USPTA and PTR certifications. He also serves the tennis community through two nonprofit organizations, and always feeds his passion for staying current with teaching techniques and programming.