NBC Basketball Camp at Ambrose University
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Don't miss out on this overnight competition camp for boys ages 12 - 15. The competition camp will be held at Ambrose University in Calgary, Alberta.
Because of the popularity of this Boys Competition Camp last year, it's outstanding location in Southwest Calgary and NBC's superior coaching staff, this camp fills up quickly. If you missed out this year you may want to consider one of our overnight camps at Olds College.
- Comprehensive Basketball Skill Training
- Leadership training
- Personal assessment of athletic and basketball skills
- A camp which not only makes you a better player but a better person
- Intensity night, games and tournaments, awards, personal evaluations and camp workbook
- Coaches 100% committed to your improvement
- A reputation of one of the best basketball camps in the world
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Camp Director Craig Jantzen
Craig is currently a 4th grade elementary school teacher and junior high basketball coach. He is a former assistant coach for the men's basketball team at Mount Royal University.View Craig Jantzen's Bio ⟩
He is a former captain of the National Champion basketball team at MRU and has been a master teacher and director at NBC Camps for 8 years.
Staff NBC Coaching Staff
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 playersView NBC Coaching Staff's Bio ⟩
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 and coaches, along with high school coaches who are dynamic and competent teachers of the game.
TEACH BASKETBALL AND LIFE SKILLS AT A “WORLD CLASS” LEVEL
Coach the game at a world-class level. FAB 4
• Protect the ball
• Play with quickness and intensity
• Play Smart
• Finish the play
Teach by living valuable skills for life. LIFE 4
• Guard your heart
• Live with love & intensity
• Be smart by seeking out wisdom
• Finish strong, never give up
The ability to know, understand and apply is the heart of NBC’s Teach, Encourage, Correct method. True teaching takes place when the student knows how to reproduce the skill and self-correct the skill when it is wrong.
Our basketball camps at Ambrose University have been some of the most popular in Calgary for 9 years due to the outstanding coaches and wonderful facilities at Ambrose. To find out more information about NBC Basketball Camps at Ambrose University in Calgary, Alberta for the summer of 2018 including what to bring, check-in times, and more details, please click below.Show Less See More Camp Details
NBC Camps’ Boys Premier Competition Camp is designed for 12 to 15 year olds who have a good foundation of fundamental skills. Previous team and camp experience is highly recommended. Participants will focus on translating basic skills into live-action, game environments. 1 on1, through 5 on 5 competitive scenarios provide unique teaching opportunities for in-game instruction by coaches. This camp is a really fun, organized, intense, and encouraging training tool that prepares young men for high school basketball.
There are a few special events and theme days throughout the week. We'll let you know specifics at the parent orientation as well as handouts sent home with your kids.
NBC ALBERTA 2018 BASKETBALL CAMP INFORMATION
Premier Boys Competition Basketball Camp
Dates: July 9 - 12
Daily Times: Overnight | Extended Day 8:30am- 9:30pm
Age Group: Boys 12-15 years of age
Sample Daily Schedule
- 7:15am Wake-Up
- 7:30am Ball-handling
- 8:00am Breakfast
- 8:40am Morning Word of Wisdom
- 9:00am Morning Training Session (Individual Skill and Half Court Game Training)
- 12:00pm Lunch
- 1:30pm Afternoon Team Session (Team Concepts and Full Court Games)
- 5:00pm Supper
- 6:30pm Evening Activities (Ie. Intensity Stations, 3 on 3 tourney, NBC Olympics)
- 8:00pm Evening Program (video, speaker, off-court games)
- 9:00pm Team Discussion Time
- 10:00pm Lights Out
ABOUT THE CAMPUS
Ambrose University has a wonderfully small campus with a brand-new outstanding college gym featuring six regulation baskets, a modern residence and a great cafeteria just steps away from each other. In the residence each floor is divided into two pods. The pods have 12 traditional dorm rooms, with 2 or 3 people per room. Secure card building access and 24 hour on-site staff are in place for your peace of mind. As well, the main entrance to the Residence and the entrance to each pod has a proximity card that only allows a card holder to enter. Each student will also have a room key to lock their individual room.
There is also evening campus security.
Camp ReviewsSubmit a review
Everything was Great!
Everything was great at camp! It was a fun atmosphere. I liked my coached a lot! I liked working with all the other athletes.
— Jamison S. Camper
It was fun because they teach us in a fun way.
— Samuel P. Camper Premier Basketball
Coaches Were Enthusiastic!
The Coaches were enthusiastic, encouraging, and the instructed with excellence. NBC continues to provide a safe and positive environment to have fun, develop character, and to learn basketball skills. Thank you!
— Annastacia G. Parent Complete Player
Very positive and encouraging coaches and my sons skills have improved!
— Nancy S. Parent Complete Player
I Loved Camp!
Made me feel like a more confident player and person.
— Spencer W. Camper Complete Player
I like that great sportsmanship is incorporated into great skill learning!
— Bryce R. Parent Complete Player
I Loved Camp!
— Graydon S. Camper Complete Player
I Liked Camp!
Coaches were energetic and enthusiastic. More time on the court
— Dallas F. Camper Complete Player
Camp Dates & Prices
Programs: Premier Competition Camp
Age Group: 12 - 15
Overnight: $545.00 CAD
Extended Day: $495.00 CAD