One of the highlights of the TSC Experience is the ability to learn from expert professionals who have achieved great success in their field. The knowledge and training that they are able to offer campers is what makes the learning experience so rich. Across all of our specialty camp activities we work with professional coaches, athletes, academic institutions and other communal organizations and companies.
Ron Blomberg – Baseball
Ron Blomberg is a former New York Yankee and the first ever designated hitter in Major League Baseball history. Ron, who grew up in Georgia is proud of his Jewish roots and the role he plays as a Jewish baseball player. His biography entitled Designated Hebrew: The Ron Blomberg Story tells the story of Ron’s rise into the Major Leagues after being drafted first overall by the NY Yankees. Ron is known by campers and staff as friendly and a big personality. He is everyone’s supporter at our specialty Baseball Camp. Learn more about Ron Blomberg here.
New York Red Bulls – Soccer
The New York Red Bulls are an American professional soccer club that compete as a member of the Eastern Conference of Major League Soccer (MLS). The club’s first team have attracted many world famed soccer players during the franchise’s history, including Thierry Henry, but beyond the elite level, The NY Red Bulls are regarded to have one of the most comprehensive talent development programs in the US for the game of soccer. NJY Camps had the fortunate privilege of becoming a NY Red Bulls training partner in 2018 and as a result receive the benefits of a specialty soccer camp instructed by a top level licensed coach of the NY Red Bulls and it’s first rate player progression curriculum.
Brooklyn Nets – Basketball
The Brooklyn Nets are a professional team of the National Basketball Association (NBA). In partnering with them for our specialty basketball program, campers receive top level instruction from a qualified coach and clinician that works within the Nets set-up and specializes in youth basketball coaching. The Brooklyn Nets have developed a specialized curriculum especially for NJY Camps and worked in close collaboration with us to ensure it delivers a first rate experience. The Brooklyn Nets are a professional team of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Rich Benvin – Tennis
Rich Benvin is currently a tennis professional at the Addison Reserve Country Club in Delray Beach, Florida. Rich is not only a USPTR Certified Tennis Professional but also a former ATP Player and WTA Coach. Rich coached Brenda Shultz-McCarthy, ranked #9 in the world in 1996. She reached the quarterfinals at Wimbledon as well as the quarterfinals in singles and the finals in doubles with Gabriela Sabatini at the U.S. Open in 1995. Rich coached Kellen Damico, the #5 world-ranked junior in 2007, Wimbledon junior doubles winner and doubles finalist at the Junior Australian Open in 2006. He also coached Julia O’Loughlin, who at the age of 12, was ranked No. 1 in the U.S. Rich helped her obtain a full scholarship with the USTA High Performance Academy in Boca Raton, FL.