Basketball BC will be hosting a “Futures” camp on December 27 – 29 at the Langley Events Centre for boys and girls that are currently in Grade 7 and 8 – born 2003 and 2004.
This camp is part of our BBC High Performance program and is aligned with Canada Basketball’s Targeted Athlete Strategy.
The camp provides early identification of future Cadet age players
Players born in 2003 and 2004 will be eligible for participation in the 2019 FIBA America and 2020 FIBA World Championships.
Girls: the coaching staff of the camp is headed by former Canada Basketball Senior Women’s Head Coach, Allison McNeill, and includes Basketball BC and Canada Basketball High Performance coaches.
Boys: the coaching staff of the camp is headed by former Basketball BC U17 and University Head Coach, Joe Enevoldson, and includes Basketball BC and Canada Basketball High Performance coaches.
Due to the expected level of this camp participation is by “invite only”. Player must be nominated by a club or school coach.
We are currently looking to identify top players in the province and would like the assistance of club and school coaches in this process.
- Skill: Athlete is highly skilled in basketball for her age
- Athleticism: Athlete has limited skills but is very athletic (Speed, Agility, Quickness)
- Size: Girls - 5’10 or taller; Boys - 6’2 or taller
If you wish to nominate a player, complete the nomination form and email the form to Gail Wilson. Once the form is received, an invitation letter with the registration information will be emailed to you - for you to provide to your player.
Please ensure that the invitation letter is provided to the player in a timely manner. Registration for the camp is ONLINE ONLY and the deadline is Sunday, December 18th.
All participants MUST be registered to attend the camp and registrations WILLNOT be accepted at the door.
Please note: maximum nominees per team is 3.
Fee: $75 (fee will not be adjusted for partial participation)
(A current Basketball BC Athlete membership is required for participation. You do not have to purchase the membership separately. The membership fee of $15 will be added to the registration)
Registration: CAMP IS NOW FULL
Registration questions/problems contact: Gail Wilson (9:00am-3:00pm Mon. to Fri.)
Registration deadline: Sunday, December 18th
Registrations will not be accepted at the door
Location: Langley Events Centre
Date: December 27 - 29
Girls: 9am – noon
Boys: 1pm – 4pm
The coaches involved in their sessions will do their best to assist in the development of athletes’ basketball skills and expose them to Canada Basketball’s terms of reference, drills and systems to assist them in becoming familiar with the Canadian style of play.Athletes identified during the identification camps will be invited to take part in additional weekend sessions. These sessions will be very similar in composition to those held during the initial identification camp, with the exception that only identified athletes will be invited back to take part in a training environment that will enhance their opportunity to move on to play basketball at the most competitive level.
- camp shirt
- 9 hours of instruction
Please send refund requests to Sherry Sommerfeldt.