15th Street Beach Sports
“We educate and instruct children to enjoy the beach and ocean responsibly.“
15th Street Beach Sports would like to welcome NEW owner Erik Nelsen to the program. Erik’s 34 years of youth camp experience started in 1986 with Ocean Adventure Programs and has continued with Erik Nelsen Surf Camps. Erik brings structure, organization, ocean safety, and years of experience to 15th Street Beach Sports.
Enjoy the best of the Beach and the Bay with Erik Nelsen’s Ocean Adventure Program! Our location on the peninsula offers campers access to a variety of beach activities, including an introduction to surfing, bodyboarding, and fun beach games, as well as stand-up paddleboarding, kayaking, and much more on the bayside! Safety is our #1 priority!
Our staff is CPR & First-Aid Certified. Sunscreen reapplication breaks are scheduled multiple times throughout the day. Tents are provided for shade on the beach and the bay.
Camp activities include surfing, body boarding & body surfing age-appropriate and inclusive beach games, beach volleyball, ocean safety lessons on rip tides, currents and waves, and ecology lessons. Each day students will learn something new about the beach daily. Come join the fun!
Classes are taught by CPR certified instructors with a 6 to 1 student/instructor ratio.
We are located at Marina Park Community Center, 1600 W Balboa Blvd, Newport Beach, CA 92663.
Drop off: Between 8:00 am and 8:30 am
Pickup: Between 2:45 and 3 pm
WHAT TO BRING:
In a backpack, bring a towel, lunch and a snack, a bottle of water, sunscreen. Wear a bathing suit, t-shirt, sandals, a hat, and a sweatshirt if cold.
WHAT WE PROVIDE:
We supply a camp T-shirt and hat for all campers.
8:00 am to 8:30 am – Camp sign-in and drop-off at park lawn
8:30am – 9:00am – Camps begins / introduction / roll /stretching circle
9:30 am – Groups organized by age and friends
10:00 am – Ocean and Bay rules and regulations
10:30 am – 11 am – Ocean lesson/swim & Jr. lifeguard games
11:15 am – Snack break
11:30 am – Relocate to bayside
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – Tide pool walk and bay activity
1:00pm – 1:30pm – Lunch
1:30 pm – 2:15 pm bayside activity then Instructors walk campers to the dismissal area
2:15 pm – 2:30 pm – Sign out campers from the lawn pick area
CAMP CHANGES AND CANCELATIONS:
(949) 644-3151 or (949) 270-8150