The University of Manitoba Bisons are excited to offer our annual High Performance Summer Camps. These camps are geared towards athletes looking to further their athletic skill development in an intense and challenging environment. All camps will be led by University of Manitoba Head Coaches, assistant coaches, current and former Bison athletes. 2018 Summer Camp offerings include Girls Soccer, Girls Basketball, Boys Basketball & Girls Volleyball!!
Our Strength & Conditioning physical training program, for athletes between the ages of 12 and 18, is consistent with the key principles of Long Term Athlete Development. Our program Strength & Conditioning program will take place in the University of Manitoba's High Performance Training Centre in the new Active Living Center.
Junior Bison Basketball is a year round high performance developmental program. In the fall we offer a Co-Ed league for boys and girls in grades 1-6. The Girls Basketball Club season, for ages 10-18, runs October-May, with tryouts taking place in August each year. The final piece of our Junior Bison Basketball program is our Summer Elite Skills Camp which takes place in August of each year. Visit us at www.juniorbisonbasketballclub.com for all of our info!
The University of Manitoba Swimming programs philosophy is grounded in the belief that active practice and pursuit of the Olympic Dream principles helps young people develop the necessary skills to reach their full potential in swimming and in life. Junior Bison Swimming is a competitive speed swimming program with a primary objective to swim FAST by creating an environment that celebrates and rewards the enjoyment of the pursuit.
Junior Bison Girls Volleyball is a year round high performance developmental program. In the fall we offer skills camps for girl’s ages 12-18 and Mini Volleyball for beginners Grades 2-6. The Indoor Volleyball Club season, for ages 12-18, runs January-May, with tryouts taking place early December. The final piece of our Junior Bison Girls Volleyball program is our Junior Bison Beach Volleyball Club which runs in July and August of each year for girls ages 13-18. Visit us at www.juniorbisonvolleyballclub.com for all of our info!
Junior Bison Hockey is a year round program that includes various program components. We run spring teams in April & May, with tryouts taking place in September each year. Our Brand New Junior Bison Skills Academy is also launching in the spring of 2018 with sessions running Mon/Wed or Tues/Thurs for various ages. During the fall and winter months we will be offering Junior Bison Breakfast Clubs for the first time ever beginning in fall 2018. Visit us at www.juniorbisonhockeyclub.com for all of our info
The Junior Bison Track & Field program focuses on speed development for high school athletes who are pursuing high-level competitive success. The program will be suitable for athletes who already have a consistent background in competitive sport(s) preparation and competition, and would benefit from supplemental speed and power training.
The University of Manitoba Bison Women's Soccer Program is continuing its commitment to excellence by holding regular recruiting events to introduce all interested players to its playing/training philosophy as well as its team culture. Led by Bison Women's Soccer Head Coach Vanessa Martinez-Lagunas, who is a UEFA Pro License holder from the German Soccer Federation, FIFA Women's Soccer Instructor, UEFA Technical Expert and former assistant coach of the U16/U17 German Women's Soccer National Team. These events are open to 10-25 year-old female players who are interested in joining the Bison Women's Soccer Program in the future.
Our Junior Bison Club Tournaments take place on an annual basis. Our Girls Volleyball club program hosts a Club tournament each March or April that includes over 60 club teams and over 600 participants annually.. Our Girls Hockey club program is hosting their first ever tournament in April 2018. All tournaments take place here at our University of Manitoba athletic facilities which are home to our University of Manitoba Bison Athletes and teams.