All Inclusive Tuition
The prices listed below include all Nike Basketball Training, ELS English Language instruction and materials, on-campus housing, 3 meals a day, round trip airport transfers, weekend stayover(s), and predetermined activities.
Nike Basketball Camp Philosophy
This is a rigorous basketball program incorporating three sessions of daily basketball drills/workouts and evening games Sunday through Thursday. The weekend program begins on Friday focused on offensive skills instruction and practice. If you choose to do a third general skills session, this program starts on Sunday afternoon and runs through Thursday. These camp sessions are recommended for high school players with medium to advanced skills. 8:1 camper to coach ratio.
ELS Language Classes
Add a two or three-week ELS Language Camp prior to the Snow Valley Basketball camp! ELS language classes are held at Pepperdine University prior to Snow Valley Basketball Camp which is hosted at Westmont College. Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced levels welcome. Three 50-minute lessons per day (Monday-Friday), plus fun afternoon and weekend excursion in and around the Los Angeles area. See detailed sample schedule under More Details.
4 Week Program: 7/10 – 8/4 - 2 Weeks of ELS Language Camp at Pepperdine + 10 day Snow Valley Basketball Camp at Westmont College
4 Week Program: 7/10 – 8/4 - 3 Weeks of ELS Language Camp at Pepperdine + 5-day Snow Valley Basketball Session at Westmont College
See the camp sessions available at Westmont College without ELS. Click here.
Registering Online or Submit a PDF Application
Use the links below to choose the session you'd like to attend, or download an application here and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org
Accommodation & Roommates
ELS program is held at Pepperdine University: Suite Style Dorm Rooms/2-3 campers in a suite. Snow Valley Basketball Camp is hosted at Westmont College: 2 campers per room. Shared bathroom. American roommate can be arranged if requested.
Linens and Laundry
Bed sheets, pillow, and towel provided. Onsite facilities available. $2.50/wash and dry.
Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are included everyday expect check-in and check-out days. Dietary restrictions can be accommodated if alerted before camp.
Westmont Weekends & Activities
Weekends at Westmont are all about Basketball with a special offensive skills program running Friday through Sunday.There are no excursions planned, just basketball instruction.
ELS Language Camp Activities
For those who attend the ELS language camp, prior to the Nike basketball camp: each afternoon and weekend is filled with a variety of exciting activities in the LA area. On the Sunday prior to the Snow Valley camp, participants will travel to Westmont College to start their Nike basketball camp.
Round-trip airport transfers provided from Los Angeles International Airport. Transportation between Pepperdine and Westmont College is provided. Provide flight itinerary when registering or at least 3 weeks prior to camp start date.
Unaccompanied Minor Services
Nike Sports Camps will provide a greeter at the airport if your campers is flying to camp with an unaccompanied minor plane ticket. Typically the airlines require the greeter's details such as name, driver's license number, phone number, and address. Nike Sports Camps will not have this information until the week before your child arrives at camp. Please email email@example.com to collect all information one week before your child comes to camp to avoid any hassle or extra wait time fees at the airline.
For an additional $60, add supplemental health coverage. On-site school nursed and trainers available for on-site injuries. You must be medically insured while at camp. If your health insurance will not cover you while in America, you must find alternative coverage whether that is the one US Sports Camps provides or otherwise.
Wi-Fi & Communication
Wi-Fi access in common areas and dorm rooms available to campers. Camp office provides computer access for Skype and Email.
Suggested $50/week for spending money.
A detailed camper welcome packet containing health & release forms, emergency contact info, and a packing list will be emailed to all registered campers in Spring 2016. Our health and release forms require a doctor's signature and will be collected on the first day of camp. International campers must have health insurance valid in the US in order to attend camps.
The ELS Language Camp is located at Pepperdine University in the town of Malibu and the Snow Valley Basketball Camp is located at Westmont College in Santa Barbara. Located in the hills above Santa Barbara, CA., Westmont College offers a safe and secure campus environment , which includes scenic gardens, stone bridges, and stunning pathways, and is an ideal place for camp. Campers reside on campus in the newly renovated Van Kampen Hall. Both locations offer students the chance to live and play on the Sunny West Coast of California and improve their English skills.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 6:00 AM Point Guard & Post Clinic
- 7:00 AM Breakfast
- 8:00 AM Organization and Warm-up
- 8:45 AM Clinic - Offense
- 9:35 AM Clinic - Defense
- 10:35 AM Clinic - Shooting
- 11:30 AM Team Practice
- 12:30 PM Lunch
- 1:15 (13:15) PM Clinic - Offense
- 2:30 (14:30) Central Division Games
- 3:45 (15:45) Eastern/Central Division Games/Break for Western
- 4:45 (16:45) Dinner
- 6:00 (18:00) Organization & Individual Athleticism
- 6:30 (18:30) Clinic - Defense
- 8:00-10:40 (20:00-22:40) Western Division Games