About Us

  • The Prime Time Philosophy

    At Prime Time Sports Camp we recognize that participating in athletics positively impacts a child’s life in more ways than just the obvious physical benefits. The sense of accomplishment children gain from playing sports, seeing themselves improve and succeed, really enhances their confidence and self-esteem. Playing team sports helps kids learn necessary socialization skills, including how to work with others, and provides the framework for developing lifelong friendships. And, finally, kids learn valuable life lessons, such as the importance of setting goals, all the while knowing that it’s not whether you win or lose but how you play the game that counts.

    As such, we have made it our goal to offer sports programs for children that promote the importance of these values. We can think of no finer purpose than helping a child reach their full potential in life through their experiences in youth sports.

  • The Directors

    • Peter Straus
      Executive Director / West LA Director

      Peter Straus

      Executive Director / West LA Director

      Peter Straus has an extensive background working with children and athletics. In addition to having been the Physical Education Instructor at Castle Heights Elementary School and Westwood Charter Elementary School, he has worked with hundreds of athletes on an individual basis refining their skills in baseball, basketball and soccer. Peter holds a B.A. degree in History from U.C.L.A. and is currently coaching the Varsity Baseball Team at Palisades High School.


    • Kent Campfield
      Operations Director / SM Director

      Kent Campfield

      Operations Director / SM Director

      Kent Campfield has been a fixture on the Santa Monica youth sports scene for the last seventeen years. Formerly the P.E. coach at Marquez Charter Elementary School, he has also directed and coordinated a number of sports leagues, day camps, and child care centers for the Pacific Palisades-Malibu YMCA. Kent is currently the Program Director of Team Prime Time.

  • About The Staff

    The Prime Time Staff includes outstanding teachers and coaches from more than a dozen of the finest schools in Los Angeles. Check out this list of credentials:

    • FIVE High School Varsity/J.V. Coaches

    • SEVEN Elementary/ Middle School Coaches
    • NINE Elementary/Middle School Teachers
This wealth of Sports training and education experience ensures that a Prime Time Summer is something your child will cherish for a lifetime.


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