Inside / Out Summer Camp

2023 Inside / Out Summer Camp

Based on the 3 pillars of Education, Competition and Values, this bootcamp is designed to harness a student’s passion for video games to impart a responsible, professional, athletic, and goal-oriented mindset.

The Inside/Out Summer Esports Bootcamp, organized by Level Academy, offers an exciting, immersive experience for gaming enthusiasts aged 10+. Spanning eight weeks, this comprehensive summer camp combines Esports Athlete Training, Game Creation, and Outdoor Physical Activities to provide a unique and enriching experience for participants. The programme runs on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, with each day dedicated to one of the three main areas of focus.

Esports Athlete Training

Participants will develop their skills as Esports athletes through a mix of practical and theoretical training. They will engage in group sessions, individual coaching, and competitions under the guidance of experienced coaches and professional Esports players. Key topics will include:

Game Mechanics

Game mechanics and strategies


Map analysis and situational awareness


Communication and teamwork


Mental and physical preparation for peak performance


Maintaining a healthy gaming-life balance

Game Creation

The Game Creation track allows participants to explore the world of game development and Table-Top Role Playing Games, encouraging creativity and collaboration in designing their own games. Under the guidance of industry professionals, participants will learn:

The Principles

Basic game design principles


Storytelling and narrative development


Character creation and concept art

User Design

Level design and user experience (UX)

Engine Programmes

Introduction to programming and game engines (e.g., Unity or Unreal Engine)

Game Testing

Game testing and feedback implementation

Throughout the course, participants will have the opportunity to develop their own game projects, either individually or in teams. The sessions will culminate with a showcase, where students will present their creations to their peers and mentors.

Outdoor Physical Activities

Recognizing the importance of a balanced lifestyle, the Inside/Out Summer Esports Bootcamp also includes a dedicated day for Outdoor Physical Activities. These sessions will promote fitness, teamwork, and general well-being. Activities will be designed to cater to various fitness levels and interests, including:


Team sports (e.g., soccer, basketball)


Adventure-based activities (e.g., hiking, Digital Treasure Hunts)


Mindfulness and relaxation exercises (e.g., yoga, tai chi)

Fun Games

Fun and engaging games (e.g., capture the flag, dodgeball)


Group fitness challenges and exercises

By participating in these outdoor activities, students will learn the value of physical fitness, teamwork, and self-discipline, enhancing their overall gaming performance and personal well-being.

Programme Objectives

The Inside/Out Summer Esports Bootcamp provides participants with a unique opportunity to develop their gaming skills, create their own game projects, and engage in physical activities to promote a balanced lifestyle. Throughout the eight-week programme, students will form lasting friendships, learn from experienced professionals, and challenge themselves in a supportive and stimulating environment.

  • By the end of the Inside/Out Summer Esports Bootcamp, participants will have:

    • Enhanced their Esports skills and strategies, contributing to their growth as competitive players

    • Gained valuable insights into the game development process, with hands-on experience creating and refining their own game projects

    • Developed an appreciation for the importance of physical activity and its impact on their overall well-being and gaming performance

    • Fostered teamwork, communication, and leadership skills through various group activities and projects

    • Created lasting memories and friendships with fellow participants who share their passion for gaming and personal growth

Programme Details:

Programme Duration: 8 Weeks

No. of sessions: 3 sessions per week (Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday)



Esports Sessions and Game Creation will be held at Level Academy, 5 triq K. Galea, Birkirkara


Conventional Sports Sessions will be held at various venues

Details re: outings and other off-site sessions will be provided at a later stage.


Transport for outings and other off-site visits is included in the price. 

Session Duration: 4 Hours

Start Date: 11th July 2023

End Date: 7th September 2023

Price: €450

(no classes will be held during the week starting 14th August)

Option 1: Morning Program (Ages 10 - 15):

Start Time: 9:00am
End Time: 1:00pm

Option 2: Afternoon Program (Ages 15+):

Start Time: 2:00pm
End Time: 6:00pm

Target Group and Eligibility

This programme is aimed at individuals who share a passion for video games yet have little to no experience at a competitive level. Join Level Academy Malta's Inside/Out Summer Esports Bootcamp to embark on an unforgettable journey that combines the excitement of Esports, the creativity of game development, and the camaraderie of outdoor physical activities. Don't miss out on this one-of-a-kind summer camp experience
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