• When Change and Uncertainty Lead to Growth


    I had a new glow of confidence, made friends from across the globe, and I was independent on a whole new level. It was a big step in my life and going to camp for the past 7 years has helped me grow and blossom into the person who I am today.

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  • How My Opponent Taught Me About Sportsmanship

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    In every training session and competition I’m reminded of the core values of sports, which to me are also core values in life. Teamwork, commitment, respect, leadership, waking up each morning trying to be a better athlete, daughter, friend, Jew, human being. That’s what leads me through life.

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  • Camp is Our Happy Place


    If I had to describe camp in one word, it would be home.

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  • The Power of Sport and Listening

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    For all of us 6 Pointers, sports is our passion and way of life. When you are feeling down or had a tough day, use your sport your as your outlet and pour your heart into it, and if you need to talk to someone, I can't think of anyone better to talk to than your favorite coach!

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  • V’hamideinu L’Chayim – How Ritual Refreshes Us


    From pregame rituals to postgame rituals, to bouncing the ball a certain number of times before a free throw, to the way a batter walks up to the plate, rituals are an important part of almost every sport.

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  • My Incredible Journey from Tel Aviv Tiger to Tiberias Thunderbird


    To give 6 Points adjectives like: incredible, extraordinary, life-changing, is disingenuous. No words can compare to the amount of pride and love that I have for this place. 6 Points hasn’t only helped in shaping my Jewish identity, it has helped me shape who I am, period.

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  • Introducing our new assistant director…Jillian Baach!


    Get to know our new assistant director, Jillian Baach!

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  • Bringing a Sports Perspective to Prayer


    In that moment, they reminded me that perhaps the most powerful part of being in the ready position, in competition or in prayer, is that unshakable feeling that your community is ready as well.

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  • A South African Rabbi in North Carolina


    Incredible coaching, supportive counselors and very engaged campers blew me away daily with their energy, passion and humor.  Hot and exhausting yet impressive.  And all the time. Like a heartbeat that you can hear if you listen carefully, was the pulse of the Jewish life, led so inspiringly by Coach J-Life herself, Jackie Gordon.

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  • 6 Lessons for the Summer


    Like Moses, we want our campers to leave us having grown into more confident, kind and courageous Jews, athletes and human beings. Here are six lessons we hope our campers take home with them:

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