Summer Academy 2018


$995.00 UCLA (Los Angeles)

The Summer Academy is a five-day (and overnight) clinic that will take place at UCLA in Los Angeles. This intense clinic will offer participants a once-in-a-lifetime chance to rapidly elevate their water polo games. Tony is partnered with Adam Wright, Head Men's & Women's Coach at UCLA, to create an event where athletes will learn invaluable skills in and out of the water, build important networking connections for college and beyond, and create lasting friendships.

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Details

  • Where: UCLA Campus (Los Angeles)
    When: 
    July 9-13, 2018
    Times: 9:30am- 3:30pm daily
    Who: Open to all ages

Featuring

Tony Azevedo: 5-time Olympian & Silver Medalist
Adam Wright: 3-time Olympian, Silver Medalist & current UCLA Men’s Head Coach
Stefano Tempesti: 5-time Italian Olympian, Silver Medalist & Pro Recco goalie

VIEW THE PHOTO GALLERY FROM 2017

Skill Evaluation

A Skill Evaluation is combination of certain sport specific conditioning drills to determine speed, strength and skill level. Tony & Adam will run 6-8 water polo specific drills where participants will be videoed and have their times recorded. The results will be added to an online database/App where athletes and parents can: 1) gain a solid understanding of how they rank against other kids in the same age/skill bracket and a realistic picture of their abilities; 2) follow a clear plan to advance their skills; 3) access parents resources on how to build and manage your a serious career in water polo.

What’s Included

  • Five days of intense water polo training
  • Lodging + 3 meals per day at UCLA dorms
  • Skill Evaluation + individual filming/video review with the Watlicam underwater camera
  • Daily lunchtime talks on various important topics
  • Off-deck activities and events

What to Bring

  • Appropriate gear for both in/out of the pool for the duration of the clinic (overnight bag)
  • Sunscreen
  • Towels
  • Extra snacks/water
  • Cash/credit to purchase limited-edition Azevedo Water Polo gear on deck