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Dear Takoma Sportscamps Families,

I hope to run camp this summer, but I will not know until early February if it will be possible. Please check back with us. I hope we can make this work.

If things work out the plan is to use TPMS and run the same schedule we have used in the past.

Right now everything is on hold while I wait to hear from the Office of Community Use of Public Facilities of Montgomery County. Originally I was told everything was approved, but on January 14th they sent me this link saying my application is on hold, and they are not accepting any gym requests at this time due to the rise in Covid cases. Click here to see infomration from MCPS regarding Summer Camp facilities rentals:


Potential 2022 Takoma Sportscamps Basketball Camp Sessions:

Session 1: July 5 - July 8 (no camp July 4th)
Session 2: July 11 - July 15
Session 3: July 18 - July 22

Ages: 6.5 Years Old - 14 Years Old

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

$200 for Session 1, $250 for Session 2 and 3
Scholarships are avaiable for those with considerable need, and are awarded on a case by case basis.

What to Wear / Bring:
  •  A camp t-shirt is provided on the first day. (Campers must wear it to camp each day or a shirt of the same color.)
  • Shorts
  • Basketball shoes or sneakers
  • Lunch
  • Waterbottle
  • Sunscreen

Basketball Camp Daily Schedule

Morning Camp Talk:

Daily overview by Coach Hoelman, of skils, stations, contests, game schedule, and daily reminders about sportsmanship, safety, and dealing with the heat.

Warm Up:

Campers participate in a whole camp basketball warm-up, to prepare them for the day.

Morning Stations:

Campers participate in four 15 min. stations each day, wokring on all the skills involved in basketball.

Morning Games:

Campers participate in a week long tournament which allows them to work on their new skills in game situations, to maximize improvement.


Campers eat lunch in an air conditioned cafeteria. Campers bring their own lunch, except on Wednesdays (pizza day). A small snack bar is also available for campers to purchase drinks and snacks.

Cool Down:

Campers relax before their afternoon games, in an air conditioned gym. A short portion of a basketball movie (Space Jam or Like Mike) is shown and the "shot of the day" award is presented.

Afternoon Skills Contests / Team Practice:

Campers participate in one afternoon skills contest per day (knock out, two on two, free throw, one on one, or hotshot) followed by a short team practice.

Afternoon Games:

Campers participate in a week long tournament, which allows them to work on their new skills in game situations to maximize improvement.


On Friday morning campers participate in playoff games to setup the afternoon championships or consolation games, all campers participate in the All-Star Skills Challenge followed by a brief awards ceremony in the main gym.