Youth Boys Basketball Camp

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Next-Level Basketball Training

IMG Academy basketball camps are unlike any other in the country. We offer customizable camp options so that you can tailor the camp experience to your athlete’s needs. Our technical basketball camp instruction, rigorous drill sequences, and guided game-situational play approach, combined with physical and mental conditioning, helps junior basketball campers between the ages of 10-18 of any skill level evolve their game.

Daniel Santiago

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Daniel Santiago - Coach

Daniel Santiago comes to IMG Academy with years of playing experience, including one year at New Mexico Military Institute, two years at the University of New Mexico where he won a WAC Championship and appeared in the 2nd round of the NCAA Championships twice.

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Training for Every Skill

 

Technical

Ball-handling, shooting form, rebounding, footwork and finishing skills

 

Game Situations

Floor spacing, movement off of a screen, 1-on-1 attacking and defense and ball penetration

 

Physical

Increase speed/agility, build explosive power, increase endurance and aerobic capacity and reduce chance of injury

 

Advanced Techniques

Reading a defense, managing fast break situations, post moves (high and low post), running a team as a point guard, creating your shot and help defense

 

Mental

Learn mental toughness and discipline; Build player confidence, superior focus, game preparation and improved attitude

Available Training Programs

campers start by choosing a camp program

January - May 2019 Camps available now

CORE

ages 10-18
VIA & MVP Approved

Group Sport Training

$1,379
Starting Price Per Week
Book Camp
Cutting-edge Training

The foundation of all IMG Academy training programs

two group training sessions per day
one daily group exercise

TOTAL ATHLETE

ages 10-18
VIA & MVP approved

Complete Sport & Personal Development

$1,779
Starting Price Per Week
Book Camp
Includes CORE program plus an extra session per day

Campers choose one of the following:

two group training sessions per day
one daily group exercise
one daily group exercise

BREAKTHROUGH

ages 10-18
VIA & MVP approved

Individualized Sport Training

$2,129
Starting Price Per Week
Book Camp
Advanced training & Personalized coaching

Designed for athletes with specific development goals

two group training sessions per day
one daily group exercise
one daily group exercise

GAME CHANGER

ages 10-18
VIA & MVP approved

The Ultimate Training Experience

$2,279
Starting Price Per Week
Book Camp
Includes CORE, TOTAL ATHLETE & BREAKTHROUGH programs plus an extra session per day

Campers choose one of the following:

two group training sessions per day
one daily group exercise
one daily group exercise
Summer 2019 Camps starting June 2nd

CORE

ages 10-18
VIA & MVP approved

Group Sport Training

$1,379
Starting Price Per Week
Book Camp
Cutting-edge Training

The foundation of all IMG Academy training programs

two group training sessions per day
one daily group exercise

BREAKTHROUGH

ages 10-18
VIA & MVP approved

Individualized Sport Training

$2,129
Starting Price Per Week
Book Camp
Advanced training & Personalized coaching

Designed for athletes with specific development goals

two group training sessions per day
one daily group exercise
one daily group exercise

Training Concentrations

focus on areas you need to improve the most with additional training sessions

Strength & Power

AGES 11-18

Training

$430
Per Week
one daily group exercise
Areas of Focus
  • Explosive resistance
  • Jumping and plyometrics
  • Efficient power development
  • Correct motor patterns

Speed

AGES 11-18

Training

$430
Per Week
one daily group exercise
Areas of Focus
  • Linear acceleration
  • Maximum velocity
  • Lateral movement
  • Multi-directional movement and agility

Mental & Vision

AGES 11-18

Conditioning

$430
Per Week
one daily group exercise
Areas of Focus
  • Concentration
  • Control
  • Confidence
  • Composure
  • Consistency
  • Decision making
  • Preparation and more

Nutrition

AGES 11-18

Education

$430
Per Week
one daily group exercise
Areas of Focus
  • The performance plate
  • Pre-competition fueling
  • Recovery
  • Fueling timelines
  • Hydration and more

Leadership

AGES 11-18

Training

$430
Per Week
one daily group exercise
Areas of Focus
  • Team building
  • Verbal and non-verbal communication
  • Identity
  • Developing relationships
  • Inspiring and empowering yourself and others

SAT/ACT

AGES 14-18

Education Prep Class

$430
Per Week
one daily group exercise
College Testing Prep

Semi-private and individualized classes with our test prep experts helps students prepare for their SAT or ACT college entrance exams. Instructors use official testing materials and offer techniques to help take the exams with confidence.

ESL

AGES 8-18
VIA & MVP approved

Education Prep Class

$430
Per Week
one daily group exercise
English Language Learning

As an official TOEFL test site, we understand the hard work and dedication needed to pass it. Athletes can prepare for TOEFL testing at IMG Academy with 5 hours of English classes/TOEFL prep classes during each week of camp.

Pro Tip

You can change your concentration weekly when you book a camp for multiple weeks.

What Our Campers Say

It was the best camp I have ever attended. I got better every day and took my game to the next level.

Tyler T., 2018 Camper

I am so happy I was able to go to camp at IMG. Being able to have 1-on-1 sessions with trainers and coaches has given me more confidence.

Peter O., 2018 Camper

The coaches here at IMG made me feel at home and pushed me every day. The season after I came home from camp I moved up from JV to Varsity on my high school team!

Logan H., 2018 Camper

Basketball Technology & Facilities

Campers Train Here

  • Four basketball courts with 24 baskets with video analysis capabilities during practices and games

Performance & Sports Science Center

  • Mind Gym for mental conditioning sessions and vision training
    • Fit Lights, DynaBoard, and cognitive perceptive technology
  • Strength and conditioning equipment
  • Classrooms for nutrition and leadership training

Modern Sleepaway

Year-round performance and world-class amenities

Youth athletes need to maintain a competitive edge and continue to hone their skills, even in the off-season. Attending summer basketball camps are an ideal way to accomplish this goal. IMG Academy sleepaway basketball camp gives young basketball athletes the chance to learn new skills, build on existing skills, and have fun playing with their friends and teammates.

IMG Academy offers day or overnight basketball camp options year-round with special pricing for teams or groups who want to book together. Summer basketball camps gives young athletes the chance to board in Ascender Residence Halls and access to campus amenities 24 hours a day and a full team of residential mentors.

Stay Local. Play Here.

A perfect option for local basketball campers or for families on vacation in the Sarasota and Bradenton area, many on and off-campus housing options are available for adults and families, including the Legacy Hotel, The Lodge, Academy Park Villas, Ritz-Carlton, Holiday Inn Express and Suites and more, including beachfront resorts.

Recreational area
3 residence halls
Outdoor basketball court

Enhance Your Camp

Florida’s premier theme parks and attractions are located just minutes away from IMG Academy.

Youth basketball campers can take advantage of our chaperoned, off-campus excursions and visit some of the best excursions the state has to offer. Trips include Busch Gardens, Disney's Magic Kingdom, Universal Studios Orlando, and The Tampa Bay Rays.

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FAQ

Basketball Camps

  • What do the camps offer?

    Our basketball training camps are skill development camps to improve elements like ball handling, shooting, defense, passing and overall game situational performance. Those learned skills are then applied to guided scrimmages to balance skill work and game play.

  • Do college scouts or coaches attend the camps?

    While coaches are frequently on campus to scout our boarding school student-athletes, they don’t come specifically for our camp programs. If you are attending a showcase, our youth camps serve as a great tune-up to prepare and be at the top of your game.

  • What is the skill level requirement?

    Our camps are ideal for players of all skill levels. Groups are divided by age and skill level, which are flexible and allow for shifts to find the best for each camper. We offer personalized instruction that allows campers to improve specifically in the areas they need, whether they are new to the game or highly skilled.

  • Is there any video analysis during the camp?

    For 5 week camps, campers are split into teams and have specific coaches that train them like an actual team. These campers review practice video, game video, etc. Parents will also receive copies of games.

  • Will I play games while I’m here?

    Our camps are focused specifically on skill training specifically and implementing those acquired skills into game play. All camps offer intra-camp scrimmaging, with our 5-week league also including, 5-7 games against outside competition or scrimmages against the other teams in the league camp. In addition, an optional evening session provides the opportunity for some pickup games.

  • What should my child bring to camp?

    Click here for details.

  • What type of activities are offered at camp?

    With a mix of on-campus and off-campus activities, an IMG Academy camp experience is the ultimate combination of training and fun. Click here to learn more!

  • How many campers attend a camp?

    The number of campers varies by sport and time of year, with July representing our most well-attended camps. Whenever you come or whatever sport you play, you will always receive small-group training from expert coaches with ultra-personalized instruction available through our optional Breakthrough program. Please contact us for more detail based on when you are considering attending a camp.

  • How much does a camp cost?

    Camps vary depending on how long you stay and what program you choose! If you have additional questions after using our camp configurator, you can chat directly with our support staff.

     

     

     

  • What forms do I need to complete prior to camp?

    Click here to find the necessary forms and resources to attend camp.

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