Nike Basketball Camp Central Texas Fieldhouse
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Join Ultimate Champions Academy in Buda, TX, for a week of skills drills and fun competitions in summer 2023. Make new friends and work on your footwork, ball handling, and shooting technique with high-energy coaches in an encouraging environment in one of Austin's fastest-growing suburbs.
The Complete Skills Camp helps players of all abilities develop athletically, refine fundamental basketball skills and enhance their skill set at the post, wing or guard position.
- Emphasis placed on fundamentals, team play and basketball IQ
- In-depth analysis of each player's conditioning and footwork
- Receive a Nike Basketball Camp t-shirt and other prizes!
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Director Marvin Walker
Coach Walker has over 20 years of coaching experience, including 6 years of college coaching experience. Currently, he is the boy’s assistant coach at Alamo Heights high school.View Marvin's Bio ⟩
Before Alamo Heights Walker was an assistant women’s basketball coach and recruiting coordinator at the University of Incarnate Word (2016-2019). He also spent one year as an assistant coach at Binghamton University (2012-2013) and two seasons at Trinity University (2010-2012). In 2002, Walker was an intern for the South Alabama men’s team.
Walker spent five years as the head coach for St. Mary’s Hall girls’ basketball. He led the Barons to spectacular improvement during his time. In his first year, the team only won two games, but they registered 37 victories over his final two seasons at the helm. He was previously an assistant at San Antonio Taft High School for a team ranked No. 1 in Texas, and advanced to the 5A state semifinals in 2004.
Staff Ultimate Champions Basketball Academy
With over 22 years of training and coaching experience that covers all age groups and skills levels, Ultimate Champions has become one of the nation's premier basketball training academies.View Ultimate Champions Basketball Academy's Bio ⟩
Ultimate Champions Basketball Academy was founded by National Nike Sports Camp Director Terrence Jones. Headquartered in San Antonio, TX, Ultimate Champions hosts Nike Basketball Camps over spring, summer, and winter break throughout Texas, New York City and most recently, Baton Rouge. Their vision is to help players enhance skill development, athleticism, explosiveness, and overall game through positive and challenging instruction.
June 26-30, 2023
Check-in: Monday at 8:30AM
Closing Ceremony: Friday at 11:30AM
Daily Hours: MON-THURS 9AM-4PM FRI 9AM-12PM
ONLY AVAILABLE ON FRIDAY? Put your shooting skills to the test and join us only on Friday, from 1pm-4pm, for the Shooting Clinic!
Lunch is not provided. Please bring a packed lunch or lunch money. A concession stand will be open for lunch and drink purchase.
Ultimate Champions Philosophy
In order to be successful there has to be a strong foundation. If a builder is building a house, he must have a strong foundation in order for the house to stand properly over time. Well, the same is for basketball. There must be a strong foundation in fundamentals for continuous individual improvement. In addition to an emphasis on skill development, camp will also aim to improve each players athleticism and explosiveness.
FRIDAY ONLY SHOOTING CLINIC
In the Friday Shooting Clinic campers will cover shooting psychology, the three phases of shooting, and shooting off the dribble and catch! The clinic will run on Friday after the Complete Skills camp ends, from 1pm-4pm, for $49.
POST-CAMP PERSONALIZED SKILLS ACADEMY
In Post-Camp Training Personalized Training, Ultimate Champions will be offering skill-specific training catered to the need of each player. The focus is to find out the challenge area of each player and spend the entire session working to improve the challenge areas. It will run Monday-Thursday, from 4pm-5pm, and be $40 (for all 4 days). *Only available for Complete Skills campers.
To view your customer account, complete your mandatory forms, pay balance dues, and review important camp information, visit Pre-Camp Checklist. All necessary camp information is on this page. If there are any imperative changes prior to camp start, registered campers will be notified via email and this webpage will be updated!
Below is a suggested list of clothes, equipment, and personal items. US Sports Camps is NOT responsible for lost or stolen articles or money.
● Athletic, on-court clothing
● Athletic shoes
● Water bottle
● Packed lunch and snacks
● Small gym bag/backpack
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.
Most camps have an athletic trainer on-site to help with illness or injury. In case of an emergency, campers will be transported to the nearest hospital.
For information regarding our cancellation policy and all other company policies, please visit USSC Policies.
Transportation is not provided by the camp to or from any airports. If you are flying to or from camp, we recommend using an airport shuttle service. Please schedule flights as close as you can to the check-in times on the first day and check-out times on the last day.
NIKE BASKETBALL CAMP FAQ
For general questions about our basketball camps, please see our FAQ page.
*Please note, this information is subject to change.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 9:00 AM Stretching
- 9:15 AM Ball-Handling
- 9:45 AM One on One Moves
- 10:30 AM Defensive Work (stance, movement, communication, desire)
- 11:00 AM Shooting Work (foot alignment, shoulder alignment, balance, selection, technique)
- 11:30 AM 3 on 3, 4 on 4, 5 on 5
- 12:00 PM Lunch
- 1:15 PM Stretching/Warm-Up
- 1:30 PM Passing
- 1:45 PM Guest Speaker
- 2:30 PM Offensive & Defensive Fundamentals
- 3:20 PM Shooting Skills Competition
- 4:00 PM Dismissal
The Central Texas Fieldhouse is a 63,000 sq. ft. facility that contains multiple basketball and volleyball courts, a fitness center, sports bar, and event center.
Eager to attend again next year.
July 9, 2021: Learned new basketball plays, heard some great advice , developed new strategies to take to his team. Thank you!
— Amy T., Parent
SECURE YOUR SPOT – CAMPS SELL OUT!
Last year over 650 Sports Camps sold out, leaving 7,000+ campers on the waitlist. Due to high demand, early registration for our first-come-first-serve camps is strongly recommended.