In The Magazine

TRENDSCAPE: ADVENTURE AWAITS

Friday, April 1, 2016
img
img
Follow by Email
Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
Who doesn’t miss long, sun-drenched days of summer camp? Summer’s nearly here, and if your children love to playtennis, swim, golf and ride horseback, then they should sign up for the summer camp sessions at Casa de Campo, open from July 4 to July 30.

Casa de Campo is located on 7,000 acres of pristine, unspoiled beachfront land, where everyone from Juan Carlos I, former king of Spain, to Jay-Z and Beyoncé have come to enjoy some downtime. Children will not only enjoy all of the sports mentioned above, taught to them by professional and kind instructors from the American Sports Academy, but they can pack a little extra education as well. There are English- and Spanish-language lessons, SAT prep classes, off-campus excursions and even the opportunity to do some volunteering along the gleaming coast of the Caribbean Sea.

“Our program is based upon reaching the next level, whether that be in the elementary and middle school ages, high school, or for a camper who aims to play in college or go on to play professionally,” said Marc White, president and executive director of the American Sports Academy.

It has to be said that Camp at the Casa de Campo Resort & Villas is no Meatballs experience. Life on the campsite includes modern, air-conditioned bungalows and meals prepared by the resort’s culinary staff. Plus, the ultra-secure gated resort has 13 Har-Tru tennis courts, three championship golf courses, an equestrian center, and more, bringing about plenty of space to run around, learn and explore.

“We are proud to have a partner like the American Sports Academy,” said Rafael Torres, president of Casa de Campo. “Together we are creating the ultimate opportunity both in training and environment for young athletes around the world.” Bring on the happy campers.

americansportsacademydr.com and casadecampo.com.do


MORE FROM IN THE MAGAZINE
img

A Helping Paw From Global Strays

No time to hit "paws" on this party

Parties
img

Fortnum & Mason’s First-Ever Cookbook Launches in the U.S.

Tom Parker Bowles and Ewan Venters host a celebratory dinner

Out
img
Out

10 Things To Do This Weekend

It's now officially Summer! Celebrate the new season with exciting events around NYC and the Hamptons.

by Emily AbramoviciPhotographed by Billy Farrall