NBC Basketball Camp at The King’s University
Improve Your Skills and Have Fun
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Come and see why thousands of families trust NBC Camps every summer. NBC Camps at Kings University in Edmonton, Alberta is now in it's10th year. Join us this July for some great basketball training and an amazing camp experience.
NBC Camps has been at The Kings University in Edmonton since 2008 and in Alberta since 1986. NBC Camps has become the premier spot for athletes to transform their basketball game and have a blast doing it. High flying athletes competing at the college level to young athletes learning to play correctly, NBC Camps provides every level of training. NBC Camps unique environment of intensity and enthusiasm as well as a focus on developing the total player on and off the court have made NBC Camps the most popular and successful basketball program in the world.
- An atmosphere of enthusiasm, hard work, Christian values, respect, skill mastery and great fun
- Outstanding coaches genuinely care about your kids and their development
- Cafeteria, dorms, main gym and auditorium under one roof
- Multiple leagues for all ages and abilities to get instruction at their specific level
- Intensity Night on the 3rd evening of camp is a highlight for kids as well as parents.
- Total basketball skill training: six to ten hours per day of basketball skill training, fundamentals, games, tournaments, events and leadership training
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Camp Director Mark Boston
Mark Boston got his education degree at the University of Alberta and now helps run Sportball in the Edmonton area. He is also the owner and teacher of the Active Kids Academy in Sherwood Park.
Camp Director Shawn Stetson
Shawn works full time at NBC Camps as the Canada Director. He has run NBC Olds since 2001, and now oversees several NBC locations throughout North America. A former basketball player at the University of Calgary, he is passionate about creating an amazing camp experience for kids who come to NBC.
Staff NBC Coaches
NBC Camps recruits coaches who care about helping you get better. Our staff is training using NBC Camps proven curriculum. Our curriculum for younger campers helps athletes in this age categoryView NBC Coaches's Bio ⟩
NBC Camps recruits coaches who care about helping you get better. Our staff is training using NBC Camps proven curriculum. Our curriculum for younger campers helps athletes in this age category learn skills through breaking down the skill into repeatable steps which lead to mastery.
NBC Basketball Camps in Edmonton, Alberta has become a favorite camp location for those who love basketball and desire to play it well. To find out more information about NBC King's University basketball camps, including sample schedule, camp descriptions, start times and what to bring click on 'More Details'.Show Less See More Camp Details
Complete Player Basketball Camps
Complete Player Camps focus on total skill development from offense to defense, team skills, and athleticism. Complete Player camps train the beginner to advanced basketball player to become excellent. Camps include Intensity Night, games and tournaments, personal skill and athletic assessment. Training includes comprehensive basketball skill instruction, goal setting, leadership, developing confidence and mental toughness, the importance of personal faith and how to elevate your life and your game.
Shooting and Attack Moves Camp
Shooting and Attack Moves Camp focuses on basketball’s most crucial skill: shooting. At this camp NBC staff work with campers to gain greater depth as a shooter as well as honing offensive moves. The focus of this camp is to become an offensive threat on the court. All athletes receive video analysis of their shot, personal evaluation and drills and skills designed for improvement.
Complete Player - Competition Emphasis Basketball Camps
Competition Emphasis camps are a more advanced version of the standard Complete Player Camps. They are not all-star camps but those who attend these camps tend to be a little older, have been to other camps and want to compete at a higher level against good competition. Though the curriculum is similar we are able to advance a quicker pace than at our standard Complete Player Camps.
Complete Player camps offer overnight (complete program training) and extended day options for those who commute to and from camp each morning and evening.
NBC's Complete Player basketball curriculum is all encompassing to help athletes develop and master skills to play the game of basketball with excellence
NBC ALBERTA 2017 BASKETBALL CAMP INFORMATION
Complete Player Basketball Camp
Dates: July 9-12 (4 day camp)
Daily Times: Overnight | Extended Day 8:30am- 9:30pm
Age Group: Boys and Girls 9-16 years old
Shooting and Offensive Skills Camp
Dates: July 16-20
Daily Times: Overnight | Extended Day 8:30am- 9:30pm
Age Group: Boys and Girls 11-18 years old.
Complete Player Basketball Camp - Competition Emphasis
Dates: July 16-20
Daily Times: Overnight | Extended Day 8:30am- 9:30pm
Age Group: Boys and Girls 12-18 years old.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 7:15 am Wake up
- 7:40 am Ball Handling
- 8:10 am Breakfast
- 8:40 am Role Call
- 9:00 am Instructional Stations focused on intensive skill work
- 12:00 pm Lunch
- 1:30 pm Games and full court competition: bringing your skill work into practical use
- 5:00 pm Supper
- 6:30 pm Evening Activities (intensity stations, all star games)
- 8:00 pm Evening Program
- 9:00 pm Discussion Groups
- 10:15 pm Lights out
ABOUT THE FACILITY
The King's University is located in Edmonton, Alberta, just minutes east of downtown on 50 Street. It’s 21,000 square metre modern campus is home to over 600 students during the year and features a main building which houses the gymnasium, dorm rooms, cafeteria and meeting room, all under one roof. Each dorm room has its own bathroom and shower. King's basketball and volleyball teams compete in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference.
Get amazing gear at a discounted cost and pick it up at camp when you arrive. Sweatshirt, performance shirt, reversible super cool basketball backpack and quality water bottle for $180. Hoopgear price includes shipping and tax. Plus add the one-of-a-kind Crowell Pure Shooting Ball designed by NBC Founder Fred Crowell as a great tool to improve shooting for $220.
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Camp ReviewsSubmit a review
Well organized. Very good coaching and encouragement. Critical feedback given in a positive way. Excellent balance of skills, leadership and teamwork in the camp program and coaching.
— Joshua F. Camper
Lot of Fun!
It was a lot of fun and developed me as a person and a basketball player.
— Mason R. Camper Pure Shootin
The coaches were energetic and made it exciting.
— Isaiah T. Camper Complete Player
I enjoyed learning skills as well as improving on one's I already knew.
— Landon L. Camper Pure Shooting
I gained considerable skill improvement over the course of this week, and the encouraging attitude from all coaches are major contributing factors to this. I will definitely be returning next summer and whenever possible.
— Maddox G. Camper
Everything about this camp was extremely well organized, and they really made you feel at home while maintaining the "mentor" attitude towards the campers.
— Keri Y. Camper
I loved the coaches. Each and every coach was giving it their all, not only of a physical level, but on a social level; making it a great time.
— Ethan Y. Camper
Great leadership, They have a great sense of humour, It's so much fun to work hard and improve your skill when there's so many great coaches there. Just the best camp I've ever been to!!
— Mel G. Camper
All of the coaches were extremely professional, encouraging and helpful. I was very impressed with all of them.
— James H. Camper
The emphasis on character development and Christian principles is excellent. NBC is about so much more than improving bball skills, it is about becoming a better individual. The positive atmosphere and energy is fun to be around.
— Sarah W. Camper
The fact that it isn't 100% sports was really good for me -- they teach about life too; how to respect yourself and your relationships with others, as well as managing your time appropriately so that you are mentally and physically able to put 110% of everything you have into whatever activity you're doing. The coaches are really encouraging in and out of the gym, and are always available to listen if you need them to. It was an overall great experience that I wouldn't trade for the world - I learned a lot about myself, as well as how to improve my intensity on the court.
— Logan E. Camper
First camp experience - was a good one to start with! Coaches very encouraging and supportive, lots of fun to be with. Good with the kids.
— Kristy K. Parent
NBC camps commitment to my children and their future is amazing. They aren't there just for basketball, they're there to learn life lessons, to be good people, to surround themselves with good people. The coaches are amazing people not just awesome coaches.
— Claire E. Parent
The camp was awesome! I learned a lot, met amazing people, heard encouraging stories and the coaches were super encouraging. Give it a try, you won't regret it!
— Davante S. Camper
NBC runs a fantastic basketball camp that focuses on not only basketball skills but life skills as well. I absolutely love coming to camp to work hard, learn lots and hang out with people who love basketball like I do.
— Tara C. Camper
The camp is really good at promoting mental toughness and a positive attitude. I learned that being a good athlete is always being a leader on and off the court.
— Devin W. Camper
Going to camp was an amazing experience for me. All of the coaches were awesome and I cannot thank them enough. I would strongly recommend this camp!
— Lance P. Camper
Intense but fun
This camp was the most intense camp my son has been to. He had to work hard, but had a great time and learned a lot. Thank you.
— Debbie H. Parent
Best overall basketball experience
The absolute best overall basketball experience I have ever witnessed!! I am SO happy my son had this chance and we will definitely have him registered for next year!! Thank you!
— Wayne F. Parent
Just wanted to thank you and the fine staff for the wonderful week that my daughter had with you
— Petula H. Parent
Just wanted to thank you for an awesome camp. Kyler spoke very highly of the week. He enjoyed it so much he asked me if he could go next year. The nice thing is, although he loved the basketball and said he learned a lot, he said some of his favorite memories weren't about basketball. Just wanted to let you know that you and your team did an awesome job and hope to see you again.
— Joyce H. Parent
I wanted to tell you that Cierra LOVED the camp this year and raves about it!! She learned a lot - not just about basketball, but about being a leader on and off the court. It is one thing for a parent to teach their children about being a leader and how to treat others, but when a role model talks to them about it, I think it sinks in just a little bit more! I have to say that I am a huge supporter of what you and your staff do in your camps and would never hesitate recommending your camps to anyone!
— Sandie R. Parent
What is great about NBC is that they offer exceptional coaching and life skills. They show the kids how to work hard by having fun and inventing new ways to do the drills.
— Julia A. Camper
Intense learning experience
I have been bringing my kids to NBC Camps for over 12 years now and it is the greatest. I appreciate the positive attitude of all of the staff. It is an intense learning experience. Great skills, variety, athletic drive, and emotional well being are a priority. I can rest easy knowing that it's not a dating camp; girls and boys can focus on their sport rather than getting all emotional. Keep up the great work guys! I hope you continue to keep this basic formula for all of your camps.
— Gerald V. Parent
NBC is fantastic
NBC is a completely different camp experience than any camp I've been to before. It's fantastic. The coaches work really hard to bond the campers as a group not only through basketball but off-court activities as well. Not only does a camper improve as a basketball player, but as a leader, a teammate, and person, as well. The basketball drills are fun and informative and provide competitive means to improve your skills, and all the while your coaches fellow campers are cheering you on in a positive learning environment.
— Trina K . Camper
3 sons love camp
This is a anticipated camp by 3 of my children each year and we energetically support the camp my boys come home better people for attending!
— Trisha K. Parent
I recommend this camp to others because it not only helps you become a better basketball player but a better person and motivator. And it was a great experience.
— Tressa S. Camper
NBC camp this year was a fantastic experience. All of the coaches are awesome and really fun to hang out with. I know I grew not only as a basketball player but also a person. This year I got chosen to be awarded the MVP award. I thought that was pretty cool. I think NBC was excellent this year and I for sure coming back next year.
— Moriah R. Camper
Life changing experience
NBC camps have proven to be a life changing experience for our daughter. Even at the age of 11 she came home excited to share not only the skills she learned but the discussions that were had at the end of the day in D-groups. She loved her coaches and is dreaming of one day being part of the NBC coaching staff. Thank you so much for giving her such a positive experience!
— Jeff and Lara M. Parents
I definitely recommend this camp to anyone who loves basketball and would like to excel and learn new skills. The whole experience was positive and made me realize that I can do anything I set my mind to. There was no negative or demeaning done to the campers. All encouraging! Hope to return next year to learn more skills!
— Sybil L. Camper
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