2017 Camp and Tournament Brochure

Summer Baseball Camps

The BLE Summer Baseball Camps are one of the longest running summer baseball camps in North America. Heading the camp for the 20th straight year are Marty Lehn,  (Former Major League Baseball Scout for the Philadelphia Phillies and Milwaukee Brewers organization and Canadian Olympic team and National team coach) and former Boston Red Sox and Colorado Rockies player, Colin Dixon.

For 2017, the BLE Summer Baseball Camps schedule is finalized with a busy summer of BLE Mizuno Specialty Camps for players of all ages under the Mizuno and BLE headline banner. Owner Marty Lehn, “We are very excited about the 2017 summer camps schedule, with the Mizuno camps and the Best of the West Tournaments in Kamloops. We have also made changes to the camp dates to better match the championship schedules of our campers, allowing them to finish up their season and then attend camp or even bring the whole team to camp to tune up their skills prior to nationals.

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Mizuno BANDITOS Camp (Born in ’06 and ’07)   August 1st to 6th

The “opening pitch” for the 2017 Big League Experience camp season will begin with the return of  the Mizuno BANDITOS 10/11 Camp to be held in Oliver, August 1 to 6. This camp is designed for players of all skill levels born in 2006 and 2007. The Banditos camp will focus on the basic fundamental skills of the game, throwing, receiving, fielding and hitting along with team play. Campers will train and play on a 60 ft/46 ft diamond.

*Due to provincial scheduling during the Bandito week, the participating players will be able to attend the Young Guns camp from Aug 7 to 12.

Cost of the camp including lodging, meals, camp shirt/hat/shorts, camp instruction, coaching and supervision will be $595 plus 5% GST.  More INFO!

Mizuno YOUNG GUNS Camp (Born in ’05 and ’06) August 7th to 12th  

One of our most popular Big League Experience camps, the Mizuno YOUNG GUNS 11/12 Camp, runs August 7 to 12 in Oliver, B.C. and is designed for players of all skill levels born in 2005 and 2006.  Campers will work on individual and team skill development the full week of camp, playing on a 70 ft./48 ft diamond (Pee Wee field).

*Those who qualify for Provincials during their Bandito week are able to attend this camp. Early congrats if you make the championship, campers will be integrated seamlessly once they arrive! Other ’06 players must be pre-approved by the BLE office.

Throughout the week campers will be involved in skill development through individual specialty stations and intrasquad games. Team and positional play will also be a big of the daily schedule. Individual and team awards are acknowledged on final day of camp.

Cost of the camp, including lodging, meals, camp hat/shirts /shorts, coaching and supervision will be $695 plus GST. More INFO!

Mizuno YOUNG GUNS ELITE Camp (Born in ’04 and ’05) August 13th to 19th  

The newest Big League Experience camp, the Mizuno YOUNG GUNS ELITE, runs August 13 to 19 in Oliver, B.C. and is competitively designed for players born in 2004 and 2005.  Campers will work on individual and team skill development the full week of camp, playing on a 70 ft./48 ft diamond (Pee Wee field) with stronger players progressing to the Bantam Field during the week to prepare for the fall.

Throughout the week campers will be involved in skill development through individual specialty stations and intrasquad games. Team and positional play will also be a big of the daily schedule.  Individual and team awards are acknowledged on final day of camp.

*Players born in ’05 must be pre-approved by the BLE front office

Cost of the camp, including lodging, meals, camp hat/shirts /shorts, coaching and supervision will be $795 plus GST.  More INFO!

Mizuno FUTURES Camp (Born in ’02 to ’04)  August 20th to 26th

The Big League Experience presents the Mizuno FUTURES 13/15 CAMP, August 20 to 26 in Oliver, B.C. This camp is for players born in 2002 to 2004 of all abilities who will be playing on an 80 ft/54 ft (Bantam) diamond. Graduating PeeWee/Little League players looking to attend to prepare for the fall should be of stronger ability.

*Players born in ’04 must be pre-approved by the BLE front office

Throughout the week the campers will be involved in skill development through individual specialty stations and intrasquad games. Team and positional play will also be a big of the daily schedule.

Cost of the camp, including lodging, meals, BLE hat/shirts(2)/shorts, coaching, instruction and supervision is $795 plus 5% GST.  More INFO!

Mizuno PROSPECTS Camp (Born in ’01 and ’02)  August 27 to Sept 1

Coming back for the eighth year, the Big League Experience presents the Mizuno PROSPECTS 01/02 Camp, to be held in Oliver, August 27 to Sept 1. The PROSPECTS camp is designed for players born in 2001 and 2002 who are moving up or have recently played on a 90 ft/60.5 ft diamond.

This camp is ideal for Bantam/Prep players moving up to the full-size field as well as 1st year Midget or Junior Premier players.

*Players born in ’02 must be pre-approved by the BLE front office

Players will be evaluated and put into teams that will work and train together over the full week of the camp. Throughout the week they will be involved in skill development through individual specialty stations and intrasquad games. Team and positional play will also be a big part of the daily schedule.

Guest coaches will include active MLB scouts as well as former professional and college players. Cost of the camp, including lodging, meals, hat/shirts (2)/shorts, coaching, instruction and supervision will be $695 plus 5% GST.  More INFO!

Mizuno SHOWCASE Camp (Born in ’01 or earlier)  August 27 to Sept 1

The Big League Experience presents our most prestigious camp, the Mizuno SHOWCASE Camp, August 27 to September 1 in Oliver, BC. This camp is designed for players born in or prior to 2001 who are committed to improving their game and taking it to the next level, ie: college or professional baseball.

*Players born in ’01 must be pre-approved by the BLE front office

Unlike most showcase camps, the Mizuno Showcase Camp gives players the opportunity to highlight their abilities to MLB and college coaches and recruiters over a FIVE DAY period.  Camp will include sessions working directly with guest coaches (MLB scouts and US College coaches) on the field as well as seminars to help take your game to the next level. Camp will be on a 90 ft./60.5 ft diamond.  

Cost of the camp, including lodging, meals, BLE hat/shirts (2)/shorts, coaching, seminars and supervision will be $695 plus 5% GST.  More INFO!

BLE Team Summer Baseball Camps

 are available and will be customized for participating teams. If your team is interested in attending a BLE Mizuno Summer Baseball Camp as a team, we will customize a package to meet your team’s needs. Team Camps include working with your team and coaches as well as individual work with the players. Please contact the BLE office at 604-531-9916 or email us at mail@bigleagueexperience.com.

* Please note that all camp fees are subject to 5% GST tax.

For additional information, please phone 604-531-9916 or email:mail@bigleagueexperience.com

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