Basketball Camp - Whitworth University Spokane, Washington
Do you love basketball enough to commit the time and effort to become better? Then you are going to love NBC Camps at Whitworth University. Coaches and staff are 100% committed to helping you walk out of camp a stronger player and person.
NBC Camps at Whitworth University has been a leader in providing the best sports instruction along with valuable life lessons for over 16 years. Camps at this location will give you the tools to improve your skill level, leadership, confidence and take your game higher.
NBC Camps is the largest overnight basketball camp program in the world. Focusing on talent development, coaches emphasizing training the total athlete. Our camps elevate skill level through specific techniques. We break down each skill into specific portions which ingrain the skill and creates muscle memory. The intensity of our camps help maximize the heightened environment necessary for growth. Our camps are high energy, fun, and unlike any other camp experience. Come have a blast while you elevate your game and change your life.
2014 Camp Dates:
Complete Player Basketball Camp (4-day) June 23-26 (ages 9 – 16)
Pure Shooting & Offensive Skills Camp (4-day) July 7-10 (ages 11-18)
Complete Player Junior Camp (4-day) July 7-10 (ages 8 – 12)
High School Team Camp (4-day) July 14 – 17 (girls ages 13- 18)
Advanced High School Skills Camp (4-day) July 14 – 17 (girls ages 13 – 18)
Complete Player Junior Camp (4-day) July 14 – 17 (ages 8 – 12)
Complete Player Basketball Camp (5-day) July 21 – 25 (ages 9 – 18)
All-Star Camp (Invitation Only) July 27-31 Boys 13-18
All-Star Camp (Invitation Only) July 27-31 Girls 13-18
*Please Note: If you have not received an invite for All-Star Camp and would like to attend please contact camp director John Fazio at email@example.com for approval.
Position Specific Camp (3-day) August 1 - 3 (ages 12 – 18)
Weekend Junior Overnight Camp (3-day) August 1 - 3 (ages 8 – 11)
Pure Shooting & Offensive Skills Day Camp (4-day) August 4-7 (9am-5pm) (ages 10-18)
Complete Skills Intensive Day Camp (4-day) August 18-21 (9am-5pm) (ages 12-18)
Site Director: John Fazio
John has been involved with NBC Camps since 1995. First as a coach, then Master Teacher and camp emcee. He was hired in 2000 as a full time employee of NBC Camps. John is the Site Director for NBC Camps held at Whitworth University in Spokane. He also runs a basketball training program in Spokane called Varsity Academy. John has several years of experience conducting individual training and coaching AAU basketball.
Team Camp Director: Danny Beard
Danny is the Senior Vice President of NBC Camps and is entering his 28th year with the organization. Danny was Southern Illinois Athlete of the year, Kansas State standout, clinician for the Uganda African Olympic Team, and coach of the NBC Thunder Team.
- Intensive Basketball Skill Training
- Outstanding staff and coaches that will get to know you and help you improve
- In-depth teaching of the game that will make you a better player
- Learn critical life skills teaching points that challenge you to be your best on and off the court
- Great competition and confidence building opportunities
- An atmosphere of encouragement, skill mastery, intensity, great fun, enthusiasm, Christian values and leadership training on and off the court
- Personalized basketball evaluation
- NBC Camps reputation as the best basketball camp in the world
Flying into All-Star Camp?
Due to the increased volume of out-of-town campers for this week of camp, NBC Camps helps coordinate shuttle service. If you fly into the SPOKANE airport, an NBC representative will be waiting at the airport to greet you and help you coordinate your shuttle pick-up to the camp with other incoming athletes. The shuttle is pre-arranged by NBC CAMPS and can be purchased for $25 each way. A shuttle back to the airport at the end of the week will also be coordinated by NBC CAMPS. You may purchase the NBC Shuttle at online registration or call 1-800-406-3926 at any time. Please no unaccompanied minors. Check with the airlines before making arrangements.
Once you have purchased the NBC Shuttle please send flight information to firstname.lastname@example.org Purcahse of NBC Shuttle must be made two weeks prior to camp. You will be contacted before your camp to confirm final travel arrangements.
1. NBC CAMPS coordinates the shuttle service, but does not assume responsibility for the actual transportation to and from the airport and an NBC REPRESENTATIVE may or not be in the vehicle.
2. In order to be met by a NBC representative and receive assistance with your transportation to the camp, you will need to arrive the morning that your camp begins (preferably between 9:00am and 11:15am and the shuttle will depart by Noon), as the camp check-in begins at 12:30pm. We are not able to assist you if you arrive a night early. Your return flight home should depart after 6pm on the final day of your session. If you have a late arrival or early departure on the final day, we may be able to assist you, but there may be an additional fee.
3. If there are less than 4 campers that are in need of transportation assistance on a given start/end date, we reserve the right to coordinate other shuttle arrangements with the family.
Please coordinate all flight information with the Camp Director John Fazio at email@example.com. Subjext: All-Star Camp Airport Shuttle.
ABOUT THE CAMPUS
Whitworth University's 200-acre campus of red brick buildings and tall pines offers a beautiful, inviting and secure environment. Campers will be staying in the university dorms. Each room has 2 beds available with nearby private shower facilities. Read more under the details tab.
NBC Basketball Gear
Get super cool gear at camp including the NBC Pure Shooting Basketball. Order online or over the phone at 1-800-406-3926 and pick it up the first day of camp. Click here for more information.
Complete Player Basketball Camps
Complete Player Camps focus on the crucial keys to becoming a great player. We break our teaching into four focus areas: Individual offense, defense, shooting and team skills. Campers are separated into teaching groups and teams based on their age and ability. These camps are not for the beginning basketball player. Athletes who attend must have fair amount of experience and ability appropriate for 6 to 8 hours a day of basketball. We recommend our junior camp option to younger or more beginner athletes.
Complete Player Camps are highly recommended and emphasis extensive skill development, intensity, enthusiasm, leadership, and team. Many athletes who have attended our program go on to play at the college level and beyond. NBC Camps full-time staff work year round to make NBC Camps the premier basketball camp in the world. One of the highlights of this week is Intensity Night. Enjoy tournaments, games, amazing staff who care about helping you become the best person you can be.
Girls High School Basketball Team Camp
Bring your Varsity or JV high school team to NBC Team Camp for an amazing week that will be the start of a great season. NBC Team Camp is a unique and exciting program focused on helping your team develop confidence, mental toughness, and the winner’s mindset. You leave camp not only having played lots of games, but with the tools, encouragement, mentoring, enthusiasm and team unity you need to have the best season of your life.
Girls Advanced Basketball Skills Camp
This camp integrates individual high school girls players into our Team Camp. Players will be sorted into a team/teams and compete against high school programs as well as participate in the instruction stations and all other camp activities. Please see camp details for the High School Team Camp for more information.
Basketball Weekend Camps
Guard, Wing and Post Development
Designed for an intensive weekend experience to elevate your skills at the point, wing or post, this camp is a quick yet comprehensive training session packed with ways to elevate your game. Teaching stations will focus specifically on position play and players will join together for competitive games.
Complete Player Junior Basketball Camp
These camps offer fun and fundamental basketball and athleticism training at a level appropriate for the younger age group and beginning players. The goal is to provide a sound fundamental basketball foundation and create a FUN and memorable camp experience. Overnight option allows campers to sleep in the dorms and eat all meals on campus. Extended day option runs from 9am-8pm and allows campers lunch and dinner. Day option runs from 9am-5pm most days and includes just lunch. Check-in for all Jr. Campers is 12:30 on day 1 and closing is at 4pm on the final day.
For athletes ages 13-18, this camp is invitation only. Please send your credentials to John Fazio firstname.lastname@example.org for approval. Everyone who was an All-Star at NBC Camps in the past has automatic entrance to this camp.
Girls All-Star will be at Whitworth University in Spokane, WA and Auburn Academy in Auburn, WA for athletes ages 13-18, this camp is invitation only. Please send your credentials to John Fazio email@example.com for approval to attend the Whitworth All-Star Camp. Everyone who was an All-Star at NBC Camps in the past has automatic entrance to this camp.
GET READY FOR CAMP
Questions about camp? Click the image below to get answers on FAQ, Sample Schedule and important details for camp.
Complete Player - June 23 - 26
Pure Shooting & Offensive Skills - July 7 - 10
Complete Player Junior - July 7 - 10
High School Girls Basketball Team Camp - July 14 - 17
Advanced Girls High School Skills - July 14 - 17
Complete Player Junior - July 14 - 17
Complete Player - July 21 - 25
All-Star & Elite - July 27 - 31
Complete Player Junior - August 1 - 3
Positoin Specific - August 1 - 3
Pure Shooting & Offensive Skills Day - August 4 - 7
Complete Skills INTENSIVE Day - August 18 - 21
If you are flying to camp and need transportation from the airport, here are a couple of shuttle options for you to consider:
Busy Bee Plains Taxi (Owner: Randy) 509-244-2211
Spokane Airport Shuttle (Owner: Jim) 509-276-9177