NBC Volleyball Camp at Whitworth University Spokane, Washington
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NBC Camp at Whitworth University is the perfect place to experience volleyball camp unlike any other. NBC 's long history of instructing athletes to become their very best together with Whitworth's beautiful campus and dormitories provide an ideal location for campers to pursue excellence in all areas of their lives.
NBC Camps was founded in 1971. Formerly Northwest Basketball Camp, NBC Camps expanded in 1979 to the sport of volleyball. Volleyball camps are located in Alaska, Alberta, California, Colorado, Montana, Oregon, and Washington. NBC Camps combines excellence in sports with superior life skills training focusing on becoming the best athlete you can be on and off the court.
NBC Volleyball Camps offer complete overnight training camps for athletes ages 11-18 who desire to master the sport of volleyball. Training from beginning to advanced includes comprehensive skill development, games and tournaments, leadership curriculum and life skills training.
Complete Player Volleyball Camps: Camp offers training in all aspects of the sport including leadership and confidence training. NBC's Complete Player volleyball curriculum is all encompassing to help athletes develop and master skills to play the game of volleyball with excellence. Complete Player camps offer overnight (complete program training) and extended day options for those who commute to and from camp each morning and evening.
Evening Intro Camp: This camp is perfect for the younger and/or beginning volleyball player. These camps help reinforce accurate technique and form. Learning a skill right the first time is crucial to success. Re-training the body is a very difficult task. NBC Staff work with campers to lay the foundation for future excellence.
Volleyball Power Camp: This is an advanced weekend camp designed as a supplement teaching to the Complete Player Camp which includes crucial strength and core training specifically for volleyball athletes. This camp teaches you drills to improve your power, vertical and overall athletic ability to maximize your performance as a player.
- History of success since 1979
- Staff invest in making a difference in a camper's game and life
- Intensity and fun make a unique and electric environment
- An atmosphere based on intensity, self-confidence, Christian Values and enthusiasm ensures campers come home not only stronger players but also stronger people
- Many campers continue on to compete at the college level
- Whitworth University's excellent facility provides a quality camp experience
- Summer leadership theme for 2013: Decide-Total commitment
ABOUT THE CAMPUS
Whitworth University's 200-acre campus of red brick buildings and tall pines offers a beautiful, inviting and secure environment. Campers will be staying at the University's nice older dorms. Each room has 2 beds available with nearby private shower facilities. These rooms are not air-conditioned and we suggest you bring a fan. The quality cafeteria facility provides an all-you-can-eat salad bar with fresh fruit, hot entrees with beverage, sandwich and cereal stations. Campus security is on call 24 hours a day. Evening programs are held in the gorgeous campus auditorium. Whitworth has five gyms available on campus with plenty of floor space for games and training. Campers alternate being bussed to nearby local gyms to provide maximum competition. Whitworth is located seven miles north of downtown Spokane, Washington.
Doris Norris will act as the administrator of this camp. Doris Norris is the director of the very well known Sideout Volleyball club. She has been a director for four years and was recently inducted into Whiworth University Heritage Gallery Hall of Fame. During her career she was First Team-All-Conference and Three-time Regional All-Star.
College players and coaches
We select outstanding people we believe are of high integrity and character, work ethic and willingness to pour their lives into helping athletes be their best. We work hard to hire College players, College and high school coaches and dynamic competent teachers of the game.
These camps are led by volleyball director Doris Norris. Please email Doris at email@example.com to ask questions or to inquire about hiring.
About NBC Camps
For 40 years, NBC Camps has been training athletes for success on and off the court. Creating the best instructional volleyball camps in the U.S. is our main goal. From our curriculum, to our tournaments and games, from our Intensity Station, to our life skills training, NBC Camps will help you become the best athlete and person you can possibility be.
Complete Player Camp Info
First Day Information
Registration tables open at 12:30 pm . Please leave your luggage in the car. We have a series of check-in tables, including rooming, camp store, and registration check-in. We also have a medical table and opportunity for you to speak with our certified trainer on staff about any medical concerns you may have. Once you complete registration, athletes will move luggage into rooms and change into camp gear. Parents need to escort their children to the camp gym for pre-evaluation. Once campers are in the gym, parents or guardians need to attend parent orientation. Camper orientation begins at 2:00 pm in the main gym.
Final Day Information
On the final day at camp, parents are welcome to attend our luncheon with your son or daughter. Come meet their coach and friends. If you are planning to attend lunch we suggest you arrive around 11:00 to be able to locate your child. Lunch time for campers ranges between 11:30-1:00 depending on their schedule. Lunch is $5-$10 per person (campers do not pay). You are also welcome to observe the afternoon basketball activities that take place before the 3:00pm Awards Program and closing.
All family and friends are invited to attend our awards program on the last day of camp. This is our closing ceremony and includes drill demonstrations, all-star awards, tournament awards, voted awards, enthusiasm and lots of fun. There are no awards programs for Volleyball Power Camp or Evening Intro Camp.
We ask friends or family to only call in case of an emergency, otherwise please mail personal letters to:
Whitworth University Attn:
300 W. Hawthorne Rd Spokane, WA 99251
To call during camp session call (509) 777-4312 (If no one answers, please leave a message and we will return your call, we check these messages often) Contact the NBC Camps Central Office (1800)-406-3926 or
Sample Daily Schedule
- 6:50 am Wake up
- 7:00 - 7:45 am Jump Training
- 7:45 - 8:30 am Breakfast
- 9:00 - 11:00 am Live Action Drills
- 11:00 - 12:00 pm Games
- 12:00 - 1:00 pm Lunch
- 1:00 - 3:00 pm Live Action Drills
- 3:00 - 5:30 pm Games
- 5:30 - 6:30 pm Dinner
- 7:00 - 8:00 pm Games and Competition
- 8:00 - 9:00 pm Evening Programs
- 9:00 - 9:30 pm Discussions
- 10:30 pm Lights Out
Roommates for this site need to be requested before camp begins. If you have no preference we will match you with a camper of same gender and similar age. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you need to add a roommate request.
Please note our schedule is rigorous. Our Evening Programs involve motivational speakers, skits, music, and high energy entertainment designed to encourage you to be the best you can be. Instructional time is intense and puts you in the action with great drills that keep you interested and challenged. Because the emphasis is on improving your skills, you'll be playing games and more games.
About NBC Power Camp
NBC Camps is excited to offer volleyball players an intensive weekend camp designed to train you to jump higher, hit harder, move quicker. Power Instruction includes teaching by NBC Master Teacher Mike Nilson. Volleyball instruction will be by NBC volleyball staff directed by Jamie Smart and Dorris Norris.
About NBC Intro Volleyball Camp
This camp is specifically tailored for beginning athletes, ages 8-12, who would greatly benefit from exposure to fundamental training. These camps are ideal for athletes who have minimal experience and want have a positive, fun introduction to NBC Camps. These camps are highly recommended as a great experience for young campers before they transition to overnight or extended day camps. These camps focus on elevating skills, creating an environment of encouragement and success, as well as the NBC experience of the total camp for the total person. For athletes with 3 years of specific volleyball training or less.