CHECK IN

All Campers (whether resident or Commuter) must check in. All check-ins will be at Abel/Sandoz Hall, located at 860 North 17th Street, Lincoln, NE 68508.

CHECK IN TIMES:

  • Team Camp 1 & Freestyle Camp: 3:00-5:00 pm, Monday, June 26th
  • Team Camp 2: 3:00-5:00 pm, Monday, July 10th
  • Team Camp 3: 3:00-5:00 pm, Monday, July 17th
  • Youth Day Camps: 8:00-9:00am, Monday June 19th, Tuesday June 20th, Wednesday June 21st
  • Intensive Camp: 4:00-5:00 pm, Monday, July 10th
  • Takedown Camp: 4:00-5:00 pm, Friday, July 14th.

REQUIRED FORMS PRIOR TO PARTICIPATION:

  • Completed Registration Form/Youth Safety Activity Form including insurance information
  • Physical or Doctor’s approval (Physical from current school year 2016-17 okay)
  • (Wrestler will not be able to participate in camp activities until all of these forms are turned in).

CAMPER EXPECTATIONS

CONCUSSION AWARENESS

WHAT TO BRING

Bedding (blanket/sleeping bag, pillow). Linens are provided (sheets and pillowcases). Workout Gear (shorts/t-shirts, singlet optional). Casual clothing. Wrestling shoes and casual shoes to walk back and forth to the dorm. Bath towels and washcloth. Swimsuit. Toiletries. Spending money for vending machines, camp store, laundry.

WHAT NOT TO BRING

Please do not bring an excessive amount of money or valuables (rings, jewelry, etc). The University of Nebraska and Nebraska Wrestling Camps will not be responsible for lost or stolen personal articles. GUNS, KNIVES, WEAPONS OF ANY KIND, ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES, TOBACCO, AND ILLEGAL DRUGS ARE NOT ALLOWED AT THE CAMP.  VIOLATERS WILL BE SENT HOME AT THEIR OWN EXPENSE. ALSO, NO SKATEBOARDS, RAZORS, ETC.

LAUNDRY

Abel/Sandoz Hall does have Laundry facilities. If you use it, you will need to purchase a laundry card from the front desk. The charge for Laundry is $1.00 and drying is free. The convenience store does sell laundry soap, but you might consider bringing your own.

MEALS

If you are a resident camper, you will be provide 3 meals a day starting with breakfast on the first full day of camp and ending with breakfast on the last day of camp. Please note no meals will be provided on check in day, so you should plan accordingly. If you are a commuter camper, lunch is included in the registration fee. You may purchase Dinner at check in. Cost for Dinner is $10.00/day.

CAMP STORE

The camp store will be open between each session and at the end of each day in a pre-designated room.

DORM ROOMS

All dorm rooms are air conditioned and contain a small refrigerator and microwave. You may purchase snacks at the convenience store, vending machines or bring snacks from home to keep in your room.

PARKING

If you drive a vehicle to camp, you will need a parking permit and park in your assigned parking lot. Surface parking permits are COMPLIMENTARY this year. Parking Permits will be available at check in through Housing. The Nebraska Wrestling Camps are not responsible for any parking tickets.

REFUNDS

A $100.00 non-refundable deposit required when the registration/application form is sent in. All requests for refunds must be made in writing/email/or fax (no phone calls or voicemails) to the Nebraska Wrestling Offices. Refund requests will not be accepted at check in. If the reason for refund is due to injury or illness, written documentation from the camper’s physician must be provided. All refund requests need to be turned in to the Nebraska Wrestling Office prior to the first day of the camp you are registered for. Campers who must leave during camp due to illness or injury will be refunded on a pro-rated basis by the number of days the camper has not participated in camp. Campers who are injured at camp but choose to remain at camp will not be eligible for any refund. Campers who leave camp voluntarily or for disciplinary reasons will not be refunded. Refunds will be processed at the conclusion of the Nebraska Wrestling Camps at the end of July.

TRANSPORTATION

The Nebraska Wrestling Camp will provide transportation to and from the airport for requests received NO LATER than 1 week prior to camp. The round trip fee for the Lincoln Regional Airport is $20.00 and $40.00 for Eppley Airfield in Omaha. Please email your wrestler’s flight itinerary to Ellen Shutts at huskerwrestlingcamps@gmail.com at least 10 days prior to the start of camp.

FULL TIME ATHLETIC TRAINER:

Members of the University’s athletic training staff are on hand for all sessions. A doctor is on call and the Student Health Center is readily available. We recommend that each camper be in excellent physical condition. This not only prevents injuries, but also makes the learning process much easier (No camper can be given treatment without a copy of his physical form or doctor’s signature – see application form).