Last chance for camp!

The last days of summer camp 2017 are quickly approaching.  We have had an amazing time this summer creating memories that will last a lifetime but there’s still time to fit in one last week of camp.

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Ethan Pursel

MBAC Story: Ethan’s camp experience

Ethan Pursel is a cherished camper who has been attending The Watersports Camp for six years. Ethan has high functioning autism, which requires 1-on-1 attention at all times from a dedicated inclusion counselor. Check out this avid surfer’s story, narrated by his mother, Julie, regarding his experience here at Mission Bay Aquatic Center.

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Our cameras capture the camp fun!

We can not believe that we are about to wrap up week 5 of camp already. This summer season is flying by and we’d love to share all the fun we have been having so far! It has been extremely rewarding to see our campers grow, both in their watersports ability and through positive interactions with peers and counselors.  We have been lucky enough to capture some of these great camp moments on camera and want to share them with you.  Read More

Camp receives generous donation to benefit marine science campers

Photographer, author, and former MBAC ski instructor, David N. Sattler, has generously donated copies of his book, The Miracle of Life at La Jolla Cove to be given to each camper in the upcoming weeks of marine science camp.  The book is an anthology of photographs celebrating the landscapes and wildlife of La Jolla Cove and features a foreword by renown primatologist Jane Goodall.  Read More

Wakeboarding and Skiing at camp

Camp is here!

We are so thrilled that camp is finally here and we have been working hard to prepare for the awesome summer that is to come. From new counselors to new programs we plan on this summer being the best one yet! Read More

STEM through Sailing

STEM concepts to be highlighted at camp

From sailing, to surfing, to marine science, attendees of The Watersports Camp have always enjoyed experiential and inquiry based learning in all of our camps.  This summer, we are particularly excited to incorporate science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) components into our sailing and afternoon multi-sport camp curriculum. Read More