Camp Miami Beach FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions

What Does my child need to bring?

Essential:

·         Swim suit

·         Beach towel

·         A bag lunch & Water bottle (quart size)

·         Water shoes/sandals (We HIGHLY encourage sandals with straps or booties that will not easily fall off of feet)

·         Sunscreen (min. spf 30)

·         Back Pack

Good Idea to Bring:

·         Lip Balm

·         Windbreaker top

·         Sweatshirt or Fleece Top

·         Dry change of clothes (shorts, socks, t-shirt)

·         Tennis Shoes or Hiking Shoes

How does a Typical Day Run?

8:00-9:00am        Before-Care  (fee)

9:00-9:15am        Arrival and Welcome

9:30-10:30am      1st Water Sports Rotation

10:30-11:30am     2nd Water Sports Rotation

11:30-12:15pm     Lunch and BR Break

12:15-1:15pm       3rd Water Sports Rotation

1:15-2:15pm         4th Water Sports Rotation

3:00-6pm              After Care  (fee)

What size are each group?

Miami Beach: 12 kids per age grouping
Rock n River: 10 kids

What is the age breakdown per group?

Miami Beach: 8-11, 12-16

Rock n River: 10-14

Can friends/siblings be grouped together?

Absolutely!! Our purpose is to create the MOST comfortable environment for your children.

For how many weeks can I register my child?

Miami Beach: as litlle as one week or as many as you like
Rock n River: one week

What is the child/staff ratio?

Miami Beach: 6:1
Rock n River: 4:1

What certifications do the instructors have?

Sailing instructors are certified by US SAILING. These instructors are also certified in First-Aid and CPR. Parents interested in learning about US SAILING's certification program, may visit their site.

Windsurfing instructors are certified by US SAILING. These instructors are also certified in First-Aid and CPR. Parents interested in learning about US SAILING's certification program, may visit their site.

Kayak and SUP instructors are certified by the ACA (American Canoe Association). These instructors are also certified in First-Aid and CPR. Parents interested in learning about ACA certification, may visit their site.

No other summer camp on the Chesapeake has over 35 years of experience and the impeccable safety record - we guarantee it!

Are there lifeguards on duty?

YES, at all times. We provide full-time lifeguards to monitor your child whenever he/she is on water.

Do you have a first aid facility?

YES!, We have a dedicated full time First Aid Office and a full time Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) on staff.

Who provides the transportation service for Watersports Summer Programs?

in 2021, we do not have a transportation option (unless Covid-19 protocols change), therefore it is up to you to provide your own.

Are there locker rooms and shower facilities?

Yes, we have outdoor showers and a large locker room / changing area for boys and girls respectively

Do you have a Snack Bar & Camp Store

Yes, our snack bar sells all kinds of beverage options as well as healthy snacks. Our Camp Store stocks water bottles, dry bags, water shoes and lots of quality camp swag.

Do you have indoor space in case of foul weather

Yes, we have ample space indoors to provide shelter in case of thunderstorms, etc.

How long has Ultimate Watersports been running water sport programs?

Since 1985. We are the most established and professionally run summer camp on the Chesapeake Bay with more than 35 years of safely run water sports camps and thousands of happy campers and camp parents.

What is the condition of the water sports equipment?

Our fleet of Kayaks (100 units), Paddle Boards (100 units) and Windsurfers (25 units) are replaced every 2 years. Our sailboats are replaced every four years and are cared for with a rigorous weekly maintenance schedule.

CANCELLATIONS & REFUNDS

Ultimate Watersports does not provide refunds for our summer camp programs. Under certain circumstances, we will provide a credit towards future camp weeks or for other Ultimate Watersports programming.

What is the Federal Tax ID number for my child care deduction?

Our Federal Tax ID number is 52-1659869