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Please join Olympians and NCAA All-Americans for a camp that will help you reach the next level in your swimming career. Whether it is mastering your strokes or perfecting your starts and turns, the Golden Bears will help you get it done.

We look forward to seeing you at one of our camps this summer!

Camp is held at Spieker Aquatics Complex, home to Golden Bear Swimming.


SESSION I: June 15-19,Monday-Friday
SESSION II: June 29-July 3, Monday-Friday
AGE: 8-17 years old
PRICE: Overnight Camp $775 Day Camp $695

Our camps are designed for beginner, intermediate, and advanced swimmers who are interested in improving their skills. Enrollment will be limited to ensure that individuals will receive special attention and maximize their participation.

Both Overnight and Day Campers will receive all meals from first day's dinner through last day's lunch.

Both summer camp sessions are open to Girls & Boys ages 8-17, and offer an Overnight and a Day Camp option.

Daily Camp Schedule:
6:00am-8:00am Training
8:00am-9:00am Breakfast
9:00am-10:30am Lecture
10:30am-12:00pm Swimming drills / Technique work
12:00pm-1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm-2:00pm Rest / free time
2:00pm-3:30pm Practice
3:30pm-5:00pm Rest / free time
5:00pm-6:00pm Dinner
7:00pm-9:00pm Nightly Activity
9:00pm Report back to dorms / Commuters depart

July 18-19, Saturday and Sunday
TIME: 9:00am - 3:00pm, both days
AGE: 8-17 years old
PRICE: $250 per participant for the entire weekend

Join the California Golden Bears for a weekend of instruction in fine tuning your race. Work on your starts, under-waters, break-outs, turns, and finish to achieve a new personal best. Work with CAL Olympians and NCAA Champions to find a race strategy that works for you.



Click HERE to View/Download:

  • CAMP INFORMATION PACKET (Includes pick-up and drop-off times and locations)
  • CAMPUS MAP (Labeled with all camp facility locations)


  • Swimsuit
  • Swim Goggles
  • Swim Cap
  • Towels (2)
  • T-shirt
  • Shorts
  • Running Shoes
  • Rain Jacket
  • Sunscreen
  • Alarm Clock

Additional Equipment
One free T-shirt and swim cap will be distributed to each camp participant.


First Day Check-In:12:00-1:00pm at Unit 1 Residence Halls (2650 Durant Ave. Berkeley, CA 94720)
Last Day Pick-Up:
12:00pm at Unit 1 Residence Halls (2650 Durant Ave. Berkeley, CA 94720)

First Day Check-In:12:00-1:00pm at Unit 1 Residence Halls (2650 Durant Ave. Berkeley, CA 94720)
Daily Drop-Off:
6:00am at Spieker Aquatics Complex
Daily Pick-Up:
9:00pm at Spieker Aquatics Complex
Last Day Pick-Up:
12:00pm at Spieker Aquatics Complex

Day Campers may be dropped-off and picked-up at Spieker Aquatics Complex. A campus parking permit is required for all on campus lots, so please limit your access to picking up and dropping off. If parents/guardians should decide to stay and watch camps in session, please utilize street (or metered) parking located near the facility.

Overnight Campers will stay in the Unit 1 Resident Complex (dormitory). "Unit 1" is about three blocks from Spieker Aquatics Complex. There will be separate floors in Unit 1 for male and female residents. Dorms will have 24-hour adult supervision. Unit 1 is located at 2650 Durant Ave., Berkeley, CA 94720.

Due to University and NCAA Policies, we are not allowed to offer any transportation to and from camps. The airport closest to the Berkeley campus is Oakland International Airport; San Francisco International Airport is also within a reasonable distance. There are several options that we suggest.

There are a few shuttle services that offer transportation to and from Oakland & San Francisco International Airports. Reservations must be made at least a few days in advance, you can make reservations over the phone or online.

Phone: 1-877-467-1800 (Local, Bay Area) 1-415-467-1800 (Long Distance, Outside Bay Area)
Pricing: (All Prices are Approximate)
To/From Oakland International Airport/Campus $25.00 (One Way)
To/From San Francisco International Airport/Campus $29.00 (One Way)

Website: www.supershuttle.com
Phone: 1-800-258-3826
Pricing: (All Prices are Approximate)
To/From Oakland International Airport/Campus $32.00 (One Way)
To/From San Francisco International Airport/Campus $35.00 (One Way)




Enrollment is on a first-come, first-served basis. Space is limited, so enroll today!

Online Enrollment
Click on the ENROLL NOW! button to proceed.

NOTE: Online enrollment software is browser and platform specific.

Internet Explorer and PC's are preferred.

Enrollment by Mail:

Mail the completed enrollment forms (below) with payment to:

Athletic Ticket Office
Attn: Cal Swimming Camps

2223 Fulton Street
, 1st Floor
, CA 94720-4422

If you do not enroll online, you must complete and submit all forms in the enrollment package available below. All forms must be completed and signed by a parent/legal guardian. All forms are REQUIRED for camp participation. Incomplete and/or illegible forms will not be accepted. Please click on the link below to download and print the enrollment forms.


(Click to View/Download)


  • Cash/Checks (MAIL ONLY): Exact Cash Required. Make checks payable to "U.C. Regents"
  • Credit Cards (ONLINE ONLY): CAL Athletic Camps accepts Visa, MasterCard, and Discover.


  • CAL Athletic Camps E-Mail: calcamps@berkeley.edu
  • CAL Athletic Camps/Ticket Office Hotline: 1-800-GO-BEARS (1-800-462-3277) or (510) 642-3277
  • Fax: (510) 642-1765
  • Swimming Office: (510) 643-9102




Camp staff includes Cal Women's and Men's Swimming coaches, and other former Cal swimmers, All-Americans, and top coaches from around the region.

Teri McKeever, Head Coach, California Women's Swimming

  • 16th season, Cal Head Coach
  • 2006 Head Coach, Pan Pacific Championships, first woman to serve as head coach for major international team
  • 2004 USA Olympic team coach
  • Coached several National Champion swimmers, including All Americans & Pac-10 Swimmers of the Year
  • American Swimming Coaches Association Coach of the Year, '02
  • Pac-10 Coach of the Year, '99,'02
  • Awarded National Collegiate & Scholastic Swimming Trophy, '02
  • USA Assistant Coach, Pan Pacific Games, '02
  • USA Assistant Coach, Goodwill Games, '01
  • Former Head Coach, Fresno State
  • Former Assistant Coach, USC
  • Former NCAA All-American, USC

Kristen Lewis-Cunnane, 3rd Year Assistant Coach, California Women's Swimming
Lewis-Cunnane, who graduated from Campolindo High School in nearby Moraga, Calif., was a UCLA Bruin letter winner from 2000-04 and was an All-American from 2002-04. A team captain as a senior, Lewis ranked third-fastest in the 200-yard butterfly (1:56.77) and fifth-fastest in the 100-yard butterfly (53.41) in UCLA's all-time top eight lists entering the 2006-07 season.

During her career at UCLA, she served on the team mentor council and was named Most Improved Bruin for three of her four years. She also received the Bruin Braun award for her strength and passion in the weight room.

Lewis-Cunnane ended her swimming career at the 2004 U.S. Olympic Trials in Long Beach, Calif., where she was a semifinalist in the 100and 200-meter butterflies.

David Durden, 1st Year Head Coach, California Men's Swimming
Spent five seasons at Auburn, including 2005 when he was the assistant head men's coach for the 2005 NCAA champion Tigers. Prior to being the No. 1 assistant and chief recruiting coordinator for the powerhouse Auburn men's team, he was an assistant coach for both the Tigers' men's and women's swim programs. During his tenure, the Tiger men's and women's teams won a total of six NCAA team championships - the men winning in 2003, 2004 and 2005, and the women winning in 2002, 2003 and 2004. The Auburn women finished second at the national meet in 2005.

Durden also served as the head coach for the Panama team at the 2004 Olympic Games and the 2003 Pan American Games.

In 2007, Durden helped the Maryland women to a sixth-place finish, and the men to an eighth-place finish, at the Atlantic Coast Conference meet. During 2005-06, the Maryland women's team took fifth at the ACC championships, and senior Sasha Malanina was an ACC champion in the 400 individual medley.

Durden is a NCAA Division I Certified Coach, a member of U.S. Swimming and a member of the American Swimming Coaches Association. For the past five years, he has been involved with the swim camps at Auburn, serving as the camp director in 2004 and 2005.

Before coaching at Auburn, Durden served as an assistant for the highly regarded Irvine Novaquatics under Dr. Dave Salo, where he assisted in general coaching with the Olympic Trials Group and helped place four swimmers on the 2000 U.S. Olympic Team.