Suffield Academy, 185 North Main Street, Suffield, Connecticut
Unfortunately, due to issues as it relates to the COVID-19 pandemic, we need to cancel camp at Suffield Academy for Summer, 2020. We will be in touch with those families who have registered.
Baseball, Basketball, Field Hockey, Flag Football, Girls Lacrosse, Soccer, Tennis,and Junior 2-4-1 (for 1st and 2nd grade)
|9:00 -10:40||Sport 1 (eg. Tennis)|
|10:40 -10:55||Break – crossover to sport 2 (locker room available)|
|10:55 -12:35||Sport 2 (eg. Soccer)|
|12:40 - 1:30||Lunch (gather at end of lunch for announcements/contest of the day winners etc.)|
|1:30 - 3:25||Sport 3 – (eg. Basketball) *DON’T FORGET 2:41pm – everyday we gather for a special surprise to take a break from the afternoon heat!|
Tuition: Reduced this year! - Use the EARLYBIRD Code at regisgtration and pay only $365 per week with additional discounts available! $395 after April 1.Be sure to use the coupon codes listed below during the registration process to receive the discounts.
Discounts available at registration time for the following - note that coupons can be “Stacked” when applicable.
- EARLYBIRD ends April 1 at midnight.
- Option to pay by check or credit card - if paying by check be sure to use Coupon Code MAILPAYMENT to move forward during registration process.
- Sibling - Use Coupon Code SIBLING2 for second child only.
- If registering a 3rd or 4th child - use SIBLING3
- If you attend another 2-4-1 Camp during the summer use PLAY241 for an additional 10% off
Drew Gamere – Camp Director
Coach Gamere Drew graduated from Brookline High School in the Boston area and completed a postgraduate year here at Suffield in 1993. He played football, basketball, and lacrosse during his postgraduate year, and helped the football and basketball teams win New England Championships. He then moved on to Ohio Wesleyan University where he earned his bachelor’s degree while also playing both football and basketball. Drew earned all-conference recognition in football and was the team captain during his senior season. After graduation, Drew spent four years coaching football at the collegiate level at Ohio Wesleyan University and Harvard University. He then returned to education and worked as a counselor and coach at Brookline High School. Drew has been a member of Suffield’s faculty since 2006. He is currently the school’s co-director of athletics, a teacher in the Leadership program, and the head varsity football coach.
Drew Gamere – Camp Director
Ababacar Seck– Sport Director
is currently the assistant varsity soccer coach at Suffield Academy as well as an amazingly popular youth coach of multiple sports in the town of Suffield. Originally from Senegal, Ababacar (also known as Solomon and Khalifa) lives on the Suffield Academy campus, is multilingual and is a true lover of all sports!
Ababacar Seck – Sport Director
Co-Director: Steve Boyle
is a former Division 1 basketball player (Manhattan College). In NYC and Seattle, WA, he coached soccer, basketball, track and field and x-country. In Seattle, he founded Boyle’s Cougar Hoop Camp for Girls, the largest all-girls camp in the state of Washington at the time. Steve was aschool counselor in West Hartford for 20 years where he has coached Varsity basketball, track and field, freshman and JV soccer. Steve currently is the Principal at Crossover Consulting Group where his major project is helping to develop the Whittle School & Studios Physical Literacy Development model on their campuses in Washington DC, Brooklyn, NY, Shenzhen and Suzhou, China. Steve is also the Advisory Board Chair at the National Association of Physical Literacy and is on the board of The Miracle League of Connecticut. A life long lover of sport, Steve still regularly plays basketball, tennis or soccer and loves to run and spin!
Co-Director: Kerry Boyle
is a former Division 1 lacrosse and field hockey player (Bucknell University). She has coached basketball, lacrosse and tennis in Baltimore, NYC and Seattle, WA. Kerry recently left a 30 year career in teaching and athletic administration. After starting as a teacher in Maryland and New York City, Kerry served as an Athletic Director in Seattle for 5 years and at the Watkinson School in Hartford, CT where she also coached Varsity lacrosse for 22 years. An active member in Connecticut politics, Kerry now devotes her time to growing 2-4-1 Sports internationally with a focus on bringing physical literacy and sport sampling to underserved populations. Kerry models the "Active for Life" philosophy as she can be seen daily in some form of vigorous exercise or fun filled play!
Co-Director: Steve Boyle and Co-Director: Kerry Boyle
Becky Klein– Sports Director
Athletics has always been an important part of Becky's life and continues to be to this day. She attended Kingswood-Oxford where she was a three sport athlete and then went on to Skidmore College where she played both basketball and lacrosse. Becky presently coaches in Suffield's youth soccer, basketball and lacrosse leagues and has been coaching lacrosse at Suffield Academy since 2009 . She works at the Renbrook School in West Hartford as an art teacher. Becky lives in Suffield with her husband Jason and their three children Gabe, Georgia and Hazel.
Becky Klein – Sports Director
Jen Lord – Sports Director
Jen received her Master’s Degree in Elementary Education and after having taught at the elementary level in Suffield has brought her expertise with young children to developing our Junior 2-4-1 program here at Suffield Academy (for 1st and 2nd graders). Jen has a second Master’s Degree in School Counseling and is also an assistant to the Director of Admissions at Suffield Academy. Jen regularly volunteers her time helping in the local community. In addition, Jen graduated from Southern Connecticut State University with a degree in Sociology. Her passion to work with students began shortly after graduating from college. Jen was initially involved in student life as a a hall director at SCSU and then expanded her focus on student growth and opportunity when beginning her work as an assistant to the Director of Financial Aid at Western Connecticut State University.
Jen Lord – Sports Director
Bryan Brissette – Sports Director
Bryan was raised in Burrillville, Rhode Island, where he attended public high school before completing a postgraduate year at the Loomis Chaffee School. From Loomis, he went on to Harvard, where he majored in government and was honored with a place on the Dean’s List and named as a Paul E. Weissman Scholar. Bryan also played on Harvard’s baseball team, receiving second team All-Ivy honors as a catcher. After Harvard, Bryan earned a master’s degree in criminal justice from Northeastern University and served as a United States Secret Service agent. He joined the Suffield faculty in 2000. While working at Suffield, Bryan earned a master’s degree in history from Trinity College. He teaches US History and electives on the Civil War, twentieth century warfare, the Atlantic slave trade, and modern Middle Eastern history. Additionally, he serves as the head varsity baseball coach and as an assistant coach for the varsity football team. Bryan lives on campus with his wife Chrissy and their daughter Reese.
Sean Atkins – Sports Director
Sean joined the admissions office at Suffield Academy in 2010. He became Senior Associate Director in 2013, Director of Admissions in 2016, and Director of Admissions and Financial Aid in 2017. Prior to arriving at Suffield Academy, Sean spent seven years at The Boys’ Club of New York as the associate director of educational advancement. During his time at The Boys’ Club, Sean helped place over 300 young men in various independent schools. He also served as head of school for BCNY’s Gardiner School summer program. He is a graduate of Darlington School and Bates College. Sean lives on campus with his wife Yasmin and their two sons Sean Jr. and Gavin, and daughter Juliet. He also helps with the varsity basketball team.
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If before July 1st - 25% refund
No refunds available after July 1st