Jim Les Shooting And Skills Academy: June 19-20, 2017
Campers will be taught by former NBA 3PT specialist, Jim Les, and his UC Davis staff on the art of shooting and specific fundamentals. There will be skill development segments to work on the overall player, but the focus will be on the breakdown of each individual's shot mechanics, footwork, and mental approach. Campers have the opportunity to have their shot filmed and put on a DVD for an additional cost.
This camp is open to any and all boys grades 7-12
Time: 5-7:30pm both nights
Location: Pavilion - UC Davis
Coaches: UC Davis Men's Basketball Staff
Each day will include the usage of teaching points in game simulated situations and breakdown drills. Players will be grouped with their age group for competitive success.
*Optional $20 Video Add-On (Includes DVD)
UC Davis Men's Basketball Youth Camp: June 19-22, 2017
The UC Davis Men's Basketball Youth Camp is focused on providing young athletes ages 4-14 with skill training to improve the offensive aspect of their personal game. Our instruction emphasizes basketball fundamentals including shooting skills, ball handling, passing, footwork, shot selection, rebounding and having proper mental approach. Campers will also learn how to overcome common shooting errors while having fun in live competitions designed to help them successfully apply the techniques they learn during drills. In addition, campers will leave with a good understanding of offensive fundamentals and a variety of drills they can perform at home that are designed to enhance personal basketball potential. Our camp utilizes the skills of our student-athletes and coaches to help each and every camper succeed!
NO walk-up registrations will be accepted.
Ages: Open to any and all boys 8-14 years old and girls are welcome at parent's discretion.
Time: Full Day Camp, 9am-4pm
Blue Level Description: The Blue Camp will focus on more advanced basketball skills related to this age group. Pivoting, shooting technique and defense are among the numerous skills incorporated throughout this camp. The camp consists of station work, demonstrations, and of course camp competitions and games to harness these skills. In addition, this camp positions kids to work in a team setting and provides an opportunity for social interaction and character building.
*Optional $69 Friday Add-On:
The UC Davis Basketball Camp will provide the option to extend the camp through Friday for $69. This Friday add-on is for Blue Level participants (ages 8-14) only. It will run the same time (9-4pm) and will be held in Hickey Gym. Activities included will be indoor, outdoor and the recreation pool. Lunch is provided. Please select “YES” in the drop down box located on the Blue Level signup page if you would like to add Friday.
Limited to 60 participants.
Ages: Boys & Girls 4-7 years old
Time: Half-Day Camp, 9am-12pm
Campers will not be expected to bring an entire lunch, but snacks and drinks are encouraged.
Gold Level Description: The Gold Camp will focus on introductory skills for boys and girls. These include passing drills and races, lay-up lines and competitions, as well as basketball centered games and other activities. Parents are welcome to stay for the entire three-hour session if they choose. We will begin each morning at 9am and begin our cool down at 11:50am. Snacks and drinks are encouraged.
Siblings added to the cart after the first one will receive $15 off their camp cost.
Must have all siblings in the cart at check out to receive the discount.
*Siblings attending the Friday add -on will receive an additional $5 off.
All of UC Davis Sports Camps are open to any and all entrants.
The NCAA prohibits a UC Davis booster (other than a parent/guardian or close family member) from paying a portion of the camper’s camp fees.