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Spaces are still available in all of our camp sessions, but please sign up soon! (6/25/17)



2017 Takoma Sportscamps Basketball Camp Sessions:


Session 1: July 3 - July 7 (No camp July 4th)
Session 2: July 10 - July 14
Session 3: July 17 - July 21

Ages: 6.5 Years Old - 14 Years Old

Hours:
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Before and Aftercare service available through the Takoma Park Recreation Center. Sign up for extend care by going to 
or by calling 301-891-7290

Fee:
$200 for Session 1 if paid before June 1 and $210 if paid after June 1, $240 per session if paid before June 1 and $250 if paid after June 1, $25 extra if using extended care
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.


Lunch:

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 Jamp 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.


Fridays:

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.