Nike Girls Basketball Camp New Hampton School New Hampton, New Hampshire

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Come join director and ASA Founder, Brendan Smith and the rest of the ASA staff for another great basketball experience at the New Hampton School. Just 100 miles from Boston, the New Hampton School is located in the center of the small village of New Hampton. The Complete Skills Camp will run August 3-7, 2014.

A Step Ahead (ASA) Basketball camps are designed for the player looking to improve his or her game. Our camp schedule is a healthy balance of learning and enjoyment while always maintaining a competitive environment. Coaches will push and motivate campers throughout the week to improve their skills and basketball IQ. While we do recognize the value of scrimmaging as well as free time, we also pride ourselves in teaching the game of basketball. Drill stations, full court drills, offensive/defensive technique, and positional moves are all important points of emphasis with the ASA staff. Campers are expected to work hard and be receptive to coaching. For those looking to stay “A Step Ahead” on the basketball court this is the perfect camp for you.

Highlights Include

  • Superior instruction
  • Daily emphasis on fundamental development, team play, and more
  • Fundamental instruction, lectures and team games
  • Official NIKE Camp T-shirt
  • NIKE Camp workbook and other great NIKE prizes!

The school boasts one hundred beautiful acres in the village of New Hampton. It is nestled in the foothills of the White Mountains, just thirty miles north of Concord and only ninety miles north of Boston. Campers will reside on campus in the dormitories where staff act as resident advisors and supervise campers overnight. Players will practice each day in the New Hampton School gymnasium.

Meet your coaching staff
Camp Director

Brendan Smith

Long time Director Brendan Smith returns to host our program. Coach Smith is the Boys' Varsity Basketball coach at Boston Latin School as well as the Owner and Director of A Step Ahead Incorporated.

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During his first six years as coach, Smith has lead the Wolfpack to almost 80 victories, two DCL Championships, and five tournament births. This past season Smith guided Latin school to a 17-6 record that included 10 straight wins. In the winter of 2009, Smith was named the Head Coach for the Boys Metro 11/12th grade team in the Bay State Games. In his two years as Head Coach for team Metro Smith went 8-3 in the Tournaments and won the gold in 2009. Smith has previously coached men's college basketball at Mt. Ida College, and high school basketball at Newton North High School. Most recently, Smith successfully completed both the written and floor exams of referee school to join the referee fraternity and became a member of Board 27. He earned his undergraduate degree in Human Performance & Fitness at Umass Boston and received his Masters of Education degree from Cambridge College.


Tom Levett

Now in his 9th year, Tom Levett brings a wealth of basketball knowledge, skill development and coaching to his position as Co-Director of A Step Ahead Basketball Incorporated. Levett’s previous coaching experience was head coach of the Hingham High School girls' basketball, women’s basketball team at Wheelock College and head coach of Quabbin Regional High School. Off the court, Levett teaches physical education & wellness with Boston Public Schools and instructs private pitching lessons at the South Shore Baseball Club in Hingham, MA. He earned his Bachelor's degree in elementary education/sociology from Fitchburg State College where he played both basketball and baseball.

Learn more about Nike Girls Basketball Camp New Hampton School

Camp Code: BKGRNH  

Complete Skills: This program is intended to help players develop athletically. The individual camp is a great opportunity for young basketball players looking to develop and refine their fundamental basketball skills. This program also includes a curriculum for intermediate/ advanced players looking to enhance their skill set at the post, wing, or guard position. Emphasis is placed on fundamental development, shooting, offensive moves, defense, rebounding, team play, and more.

Upon arrival, all participants are evaluated by the staff so that their own instructional needs can be addressed throughout the week. In addition, campers will be evaluated and then split up into smaller groups according to age and ability.  

Sample Daily Schedule

  • 7:00 am Wake up
  • 7:30 - 8:30 Breakfast
  • 9:00 - 10:00 Warm-up, stretch, half court drills
  • 10:00 - 10:30 Lecture
  • 10:30 - 11:15 3 on 3
  • 11: 15 - 12:00 Full Court Games
  • 12:00 - 1:00 Lunch
  • 1:00 - 1:30 Foul Shooting
  • 1:30 - 2:30 1 on 1 / 2 ball / shooting games
  • 2:30 - 3:00 Team Practice Offense
  • 3:00 - 3:15 Break (water, snack)
  • 3:15 - 3:45 Team Practice Defense
  • 3:45 - 5:00 Full Court Games (camper of the day recognition)
  • 5:00 - 6:00 Dinner
  • 6:00 - 7:00 Rest Hour / Dorm rooms / Common areas
  • 7:00 - 8:00 Full Court Games
  • 8:00 - 8:30 Individual or small group skill work upon request
  • 8:00 - 10:00 Free time in dorm room
  • 10:30pm Lights out!
Check-in Times
Girls Session check-in Sunday, August 3rd at 1-2PM
Extended Day Camp hours: SUN 1PM-9PM, MON-WED 9AM-9PM, THURS 9AM-2PM 
Check-out Times
Closing ceremony: Thursday, August 7th at 1PM-2PM. Parents are invited to attend! 
Departure immediately following the closing ceremony.
Registration Packet
A detailed camper registration packet containing check in location, health/release forms, emergency contact numbers, and a checklist of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers in the Spring. The US Sports Camps health and release forms do not require a doctor's signature and they will be collected on the first day of camp.
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  • 5/5.
Camp at New Hampton was professionally organized

I had a wonderful time at Nike Sports Camp and my parents were pleased with my improvement and the way in which the camp was professionally organized.


  • 4/5.
My game has improved tremendously

I really loved the Nike camp. I made friends, had lots of fun, and learned so much. My high school coach tells me that my game has improved tremendously. Thank you all so much. 

Camper Parent

  • 5/5.
We really appreciated the personal written comments sent home with my son

We really appreciated the personal written comments and action plan that was sent home on the last day of camp. That shows individual attention in a large group of kids. 


  • 5/5.
My first sleepover camp was an awesome experience

This was my first sleepover camp. It was a great experience. I met lots of new friends and was able to improve my skills in basketball. I can't wait until next year. Thanks to my coaches for the help they gave me. 

Nike Girls Basketball Camp New Hampton School Brendan Smith, Camp Director 70 Main Street New Hampton, New Hampshire 03256


Nike Girls Basketball Camp New Hampton School
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Camp Schedule & Fees


Programs: Complete Skills

Age Group: 10 - 18 Gender: Girls

Extended: $395.00 Availability: Open
Overnight: $570.00 Availability: Open

For additional camp information and dates call us at 1-800-NIKE-CAMP we would be happy to help you.