All Campers (whether resident or commuter) must check in. Check-ins for Youth Camp and each Team Camp will be at the indoor track at the Devaney Sports Center. Check-ins for the Takedown Camp and Intensive Camp will be at Abel/Sandoz Hall, located at 860 North 17th Street, Lincoln, NE 68508.
- Team Camp 1: 4:00-6:00 pm, Monday, June 10th
- Team Camp 2: 4:00-6:00 pm, Monday, June 17th
- Team Camp 3: 4:00-6:00 pm, Monday, July 8th
- Intensive Camp: 4:00-5:00 pm, Monday, June 10th
- Takedown Camp: 4:00-5:00 pm, Friday, June 21nd
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 2017-18 is okay)
- Wrestler will not be able to participate in camp activities until all of these forms are turned in
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.
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.
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.
Nebraska Wrestling Camps will provide lunch, dinner, and a snack for all campers at Team Camp. Lunch will be provided after Session I, dinner after Session II, and a snack after Session III. All these meals are included in cost of the camp. Our lunches will be catered by: Jimmy John’s, Mr. Goodcents Subs, and Jersey Mike’s. Our dinners will be catered by: Chipotle, Raising Canes, and local Pizza restaurants. Breakfast will be provided each day at our preferred hotels.
The camp store will be open between each session and at the end of each day in a pre-designated room.
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.
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.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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).