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2014-08-27
Day 3: Nothin' But Sunshine and Volleyball!
Another awesome day in the books for Madawaska! Last night we had quality time in the cabin in which campers and coaches worked on their flags and cheers for the end of the week Olympic Tournament where every cabin will represent a country. Players on every court are busy learning new skills and developing game strategies. Today is Canada Day here at Madawaska! There was a sea …more

2014-08-26
Day 2 of Volleyball!
After an amazing first day yesterday, the campers danced the night away with the help of DJ P-Rich! OMNI (our main social building) was bumpin' to the beats. The dance give the campers a chance to bond and make friends early in the week!! Even the staff were cuttin' rugs and gettin' down. Today looks like we're going to get another sunny day - we've been …more

2014-08-25
Volleyball Camp is underway!
The campers arrived yesterday by bus and by car and were quickly registered and swim tested for safe swimming at the waterfront. We enjoyed a wonderful BBQ for dinner last night and conducted the opening ceremonies with our tradition of the Lighting of the "M" followed by an incredible fireworks display! This morning Shane White, Assistant Coach of the Waterloo Men's team ran an informative and interactive speciality session on …more

2014-08-22
The Winner of this Year's Olympiad IS...............
DELTA!!!! Congratulations to Alpha, Beta and Gamma for a great competition throughout the entire day! Each team rallied together in their quest for the ultimate victory with the final cheer being the deciding factor in the win. From the rope-jog, spiral motife and tug of war on the beach to the group skis, canoe race and many more challenges, all participants tried their best and supported their team …more

2014-08-21
Day 4: Lots of rain = creative indoor programming!
Mother Nature gave it to us today but our incredible staff turned a rainy day into an adventure! Campers enjoyed tons of fun, indoor games and yoga classes too! Thankfully the rain has cleared and the forecast looks great for tomorrow. Walls and Low Ropes specialists Simon, Karl, Jeff and Ena have worked diligently all week with campers, encouraging them to reach new heights! Walking past …more

2014-08-20
Day 2 was Incredible!!
Sorry for the delayed post...Yesterday was awesome. We have never had a better group of campers who are so eager to try new things. A few of the cabins have had the chance to go ziplining with Outdoor Specialists, Sam and Eric! The zipline starts in the tree tops and ends in our beautiful Walden Pond!! Alisa, our basketball specialist has the campers perfecting their lay-ups …more

2014-08-20
Day 3: A Little Bit Of Rain Isn't Going To Dampen Our Spirits!!
We were lucky to get most of today's programming in before the rain started. There was some great action on the beach volleyball courts today. Our volleyball specialist Matt had the campers passing, digging and serving like volleyball stars. Matt was the Head Coach of the Men's 19U Provincial Team this past summer and is currently the Assistant Coach of the Ryerson Women's Volleyball Team in Toronto. …more

2014-08-18
Day 1 of All-Sport is coming to a close.
1st day all sport.jpg Mother Nature blessed us with an absolutely beautiful day today! The sun was shining all day and the campers soaked up every minute of it. As I write this, the campers are enjoying their evening snack and heading to their cabins. Our very own "Maid Marian" aka Carol, treated the campers to some challenging archery games today. Carol devotes a great amount of time and effort …more

2014-08-17
All-sport Campers Have Arrived Safe and Sound!
The sun is shining and it is getting Hot-Hot-Hot! The swim testing went well and the campers are now in the middle of our camp-wide program working up a great appetite for a delicious BBQ dinner! Keep checking back for updates here!! …more

2014-08-16
All-Sport Campers Arrive Tomorrow!
We are ready and excited to welcome our All-Sport Campers tomorrow! If you are taking the bus, please make sure you are at the boarding location 30 mins before departure. Campers being driven to camp should plan to arrive between 1-3pm! …more

2014-08-14
The office is moving up to camp today!
The Madawaska Whitby office is moving up to to our beautiful location in Palmer Rapids today. For this reason, any messages you leave on our voicemail and email will not be returned until Friday. We are so looking forward to the next couple of weeks with our amazing All-Sport staff arriving for pre-camp on Saturday, 16th and finally our incredible All-Sport campers arriving on Sunday, 17th! Let's …more

2014-08-13
All-Sport Campers Arrive on Sunday!
Girls in tire1.jpg Only 4 more sleeps until our All-Sport Campers arrive for the best week of their summer!! We're ready and excited to see all of your Happy Camper Faces! Our amazing staff arrive on Saturday to prepare for the campers' arrival on Sunday. Whether your camper is new to Madawaska or returning, we promise to provide them with amazing opportunities to try new things and make life-long friendships and memories! I will be …more

2014-08-08
Coaching Spotlight on Ahren Cadieux!
ahren.jpg This will be Ahren Cadieux's 2nd year with us at Madawaska and not only does he bring a wealth of volleyball knowledge to us, he has headed up our social media campaign this year resulting in more campers in both of our fantastic weeks of camp!! Please click heremore

2014-08-07
Final Information Packages are IN THE MAIL!!
Check your mail box this week for your final information package! You should receive two coloured bag-tags in your envelope which should be affixed to your luggage to help us with sorting. If you have not yet returned your Health form or Camper Contract, please scan and email them to Carrie as soon as possible. The Whitby office will be moving up to camp next week so anything faxed …more

2014-07-24
Coaching Spotlight on Dustin Reid!
Dustin Reid Bio.png This will be Dustin Reid's 13th year with us at Madawaska and we are thrilled to announce that Dustin is our new Technical Director! Please click heremore

2014-07-17
Coaching Spotlight on Chris Lawson!
Chris Lawson Bio.png This will be Chris Lawson's 17th year with us this summer and we are thrilled he's back to share his wealth of knowledge with our campers and staff. Please click heremore

2014-07-08
Coaching Spotlight on Patrick Johnston!
Pat Johnston.jpg Madawaska Volleyball Camp is proud to announce Patrick Johnston as one of our Guest Coaches at camp this summer! Please click heremore

2014-07-02
Coaching Spotlight on Melissa Bartlett!
Melissa Bartlett.jpg Madawaska is proud to announce Melissa Bartlett as the first of our Coaching Spotlights for this summer. We are fortunate to have Melissa with her tremendous playing history and coaching experience! Please click heremore

2014-05-21
Madawaska's Got Talent 2014!
Mad Got Talent Poster (2014).jpeg Okay, we know our volleyball campers and staff are skilled on the courts but who is going to showcase their other talents this summer at Madawaska Volleyball Camp? We are very much looking forward to another fantastic show this year so if you'd like to audition for this year's MADAWASKA'S GOT TALENT, start preparing your act! Every year we have singers, gymnasts, dancers, drummers, guitar players, etc so …more

2010-03-25
Stuck On You Labels
In an effort to reduce lost and found we have joined forces with Stuck on You. This innovative company has been taking the headache out of searching for lost property and parents the expense of replacing it for over 14 years now. Stuck on You offers a selection of camp packs for everything that goes to camp (so that it returns home!) …more


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