A Ball of Fun for Everyone

Keep up with us online this Summer
with weekly online videos for activities, skills training and games
plus live training sessions.

Lastest Updates from Kids Elite

June 1st Summer Camp Update

June 1, 2020

Hi KE Families, It is heartbreaking to see what is happening in our country right now.  We hope that you and your families are safe and managing to remain hopeful despite the challenging and desperate times we are in.  We remain confident that love and humanity will win over hate. Just over a week ago,…

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New for Summer 2020

Interactive Football launches at every Kids Elite location in summer 2020!  Interactive Football brings the joy of football to kids while ensuring the safest conditions.

Kids Elite was featured on WUSA9 to share the innovative sports technology that enhances the traditional game.

 

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Kids Elite Programs - Something for Everyone!

Summer Sports Camp

Come enjoy our weekly sports camps throughout the summer at our 2 locations: Wilson High School and Murch Elementary School.

Wilson High School

Weekly camps from June 22nd through August 17th.

Murch Elementary School

Weekly camps from June 29th through August 3rd.

Premier Training

Giving you the competitive edge

Get in your best shape with our Premier Training Programs.

UA Girls' Running & Leadership Institute

 Discover Your Strength

For rising 6th-9th grade girls who participate in any sport - learn to run faster and more efficiently while engage in leadership activities.

Running Has No Off Season!

Join Kids Elite Premier: Summer Distance Training

For serious cross-country runners and youth athletes who wish to build a strong aerobic and endurance base for fall sports seasons

Advanced Speed Camp

Focusing on developing the proper technique for the athlete to access maximum speed, strength and power at St. John's College High School.
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Our Mission

To provide high quality developmental sports, fitness, and enrichment programs which empower children to live healthy and active lifestyles

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Learn More About Kids Elite Sports

Our Founder

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Desmond Dunham is a nationally acclaimed track and field and cross-country coach and local youth sports expert. He has been a teacher, coach, and community leader in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area for the past two decades.

June 1st Summer Camp Update

June 1, 2020

Hi KE Families, It is heartbreaking to see what is happening in our country right now.  We hope that you and your families are safe and managing to remain hopeful despite the challenging and desperate times we are in.  We remain confident that love and humanity will win over hate. Just over a week ago,…

Summer Camp Update

May 22, 2020

Hi, Kids Elite families! We hope you are safe and doing your best to hang in there during this time. Today the Mayor provided city-wide updates that impact Kids Elite. Please take a few minutes to read these important updates regarding our summer programs: Because the city will likely remain in Phase 1 (according to DC’s reopening plan), we will…

Family Fun Video Challenge

April 30, 2020

Hey Kids Elite Sports campers and families…it’s YOUR TURN! Have you had some active fun during this stay-at-home season? Are you enjoying fun family workouts? Did you find a way to be creative with your at-home sports practices? We want YOU to share with us and the entire KE team and family! Here’s the challenge: Video you…

LATE SPECIALIZATION IS RECOMMENDED FOR MOST SPORTS

November 21, 2018

THIS IS AN EXCERPT FROM LONG-TERM ATHLETE DEVELOPMENT BY ISTVAN BALYI,RICHARD WAY & COLIN HIGGS. Specialization Defined Hill (as cited in Hill & Simons, 1989) described specialization as athletes limiting participation to a single sport, which they train for and compete in on a year-round basis. Baker, Cobley, and Fraser-Thomas (2009) used four para­meters to define early…

LONG-TERM ATHLETE DEVELOPMENT FOLLOWS SEVEN STAGES

November 21, 2018

THIS IS AN EXCERPT FROM LONG-TERM ATHLETE DEVELOPMENT BY ISTVAN BALYI,RICHARD WAY & COLIN HIGGS. To implement the LTAD model, people must fully understand the seven stages. Administrators, coaches, and parents should also remember that moving from one stage to another is based on the athlete’s development and not just chronological age; however, chronological age can be…

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A Special Thanks to All Our Sponsors

Special Thanks to All Our College Counselors this year!

Alexis Coates

Alexis Coates

School: George Mason University
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Year: Senior
Sport: Volleyball

Aaron Coates

Aaron Coates

School: Howard University
Major: Civil Engineering
Year: Junior
Sport: Track & Field, Cross Country

Laurence Carter

Laurence Carter

School: Fullsail University
Major: Recording Arts
Year: Freshman
Sport: Track & Field

J’niya Butler

J'niya Butler

School: George Washington University
Major: Biomedical Engineering
Year: Senior
Sport: Track & Field

Marilyn Fossberg

Marylin Fossberg

School: UC Davis
Major: Biology
Year: Freshman
Sport: Cross Country

Natalia Facchinato-sitja

Natalia Facchinato-sitja

School: Marietta College
Major: Biology
Year: Freshman
Sport: Rowing (Coxswain)

Ciaratli (Cici) Frias

Ciaratli (Cici) Frias

School: Trinity Washington University
Major: Nursing
Year: Freshman
Sport: Reading

Alison (Ali) Gavigan

Alison (Ali) Gavigan

School: George Washington University
Major: Exercise Science
Year: Junior
Sport: Running

Dominick Hogans

Dominick Hogans

School: Penn State University
Major: Finance
Year: Sophmore
Sport: Track & Field/Trainer

Khyla Link

Khyla Link

School: Montgomery Community
Major: Undecided
Year: Sophmore
Sport: Track & Field

Contessa (Tessa) Martin

Contessa (Tessa) Martin

School: Brooklyn University
Major: Undecided
Year: Freshman
Sport: Dance

Amalia Marmolejos

Amalia Marmolejos

School: UNC Chapel Hill
Major: Global Studies
Year: Freshman
Sport: Swimming

Jacquees Nissen

Jacquees Nissen

School: Brown University
Major: Undecided
Year: Freshman
Sport: Ultimate Frisbee

Juna Park-Rogers

Juna Park-Rogers

School: Spelman College
Major: Undecided
Year: Freshman
Hobby: Writing

Kiana Santana

Kiana Santana

School: Oregon University
Major: Biology
Year: Freshman
Sport: Volleyball

Danyl Smith

Darryl Smith

School: Morgan State University
Major: Architecture
Year: Junior
Sport: Track & Field

Jason Tyner

Jason Tyner

School: Clark Atlanta University
Major: Computer Science
Year: Sophmore
Sport: Running (Track)

Yannick Twumasi

Yannick Twumasi

School: Elon University
Major: Political Science
Year: Junior
Sport: Tennis

Marcel Virachittevin

Marcel Virachittevin

School: Marshall University
Major: Criminal Justice
Year: Sophmore
Hobby: ROTC

Allee Williams

Allee Williams

School: University of Pittsburgh
Major: Energy Engineering
Year: Junior
Sport: Soccer