Basketball Training Series


Presented by the Denver Nuggets

 

This weekly basketball series features skills, drills and a variety of games – participants should come expecting to work hard, get multiple reps in, and improve their basketball fundamentals.  Each night features a variety of skill work, such as: improving your 1-on-1 skills, when to effectively use the dribble, team offense skills (give and go, cut and replace), blocking out help side defense, and more!  Want to take those skills to the hardwood? We have games each night– each night will include 3on3, 4on4 or 5on5 live action games.  See the camp breakdown  below. Come ready to compete!

 

 

 

$150 per player
Buddy Pass: 2 for $260
Limited quantity available

Questions? basketball@goldcrownfoundation.com

Dates and Times

 April 5 – April 26
Thursday Nights Only
6:30 – 8:30
Gold Crown Field House

Boys and Girls

4th – 8th Grade

(recreation players, gold crown individual and team participants, club players)
Participants will be divided onto courts based on ability

Each participant will receive 1 free Nuggets ticket to an upcoming game!

Format and Camp Emphasis

 

Fundamentals + Skills for all levels

  • Shooting Skills: form shooting, shooting on the move, shooting when you’re tired…
  • Dribbling Skills: how and when to use: speed, cross-over, between the legs, around the back, hesitation…
  • 1-on-1 Moves: creating a driving line, using low/long first step, cross over step, direct drive step, step back…
  • 2-on-2/3-on-3 Moves: how and when to use the give and go, cut and replace, ball screens, screen away, playing with a wing/post …
  • Defensive Skills: on the ball and help side defense…
  • Rebounding: blocking out the shooter, blocking out help side defender…
  • Passing Skills: when to use chest, bounce, overhead and push pass

Live Game Action Each Night (not a league setting)

  • Cutthroat
  • Small team: 2-on-2, 3-on-3 
  • Large team: 4-on-4, 5-on-5