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 at Associated Student’s Mission Bay Aquatic Center.
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
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
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
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
Its official—summer is approaching quickly. We are excited to announce that registration for the 2017 camp season is now open! Read More