I’m not here to bash the USA Network. I love their programing. Psych, Royal Pains, White Collar, Suits, and on and on. Frankly, they kick NBC’s butt. However, not all that shimmers is gold.
What were they thinking with Summer Camp? Hey why don’t we create a reality show where people compete in challenges to win a prize. There is absolutely nothing new here and maybe the least original thing I’ve seen on TV in a while, and that includes Sharknado.
I think they are banking on people watching to see how often the girls are in bikinis (spoiler alert – it’s a lot). The first challenge was rowing a boat so that had girls in bikinis rowing a boat. Don’t get me wrong, I watched that part a few times, but more to just ensure the girls were using proper stroke technique.
In case you don’t believe me, here’s the trailer for the show: