Brandon University has announced a slate of summer basketball camps set for the summer of 2016. The annual Bobcats Summer Sports Camps will be held at the Brandon University Healthy Living Centre and the HLC Field and promise to provide a great way for kids to keep busy and develop their skills over the summer break.
The goal of all Bobcats Summer Sport Camps is to provide youth with the opportunity to advance in their sport of choice in a fun environment.
BOYS BASKETBALL CAMP
The boys' basketball camp focuses on skill development and game play in sessions led by the coaches and athletes on the Bobcat men's basketball team.
How to run an offensive system, how to run a defence, and advanced individual skills will be covered, while promoting the basics of the game of basketball - dribbling, shooting, and passing.
The camp runs July 25-29 from 9 am to 4 pm with an hour lunch break at noon.
The cost to register is $200. All participants will receive a Bobcat basketball t-shirt.
GIRLS BASKETBALL CAMP
The girls' basketball camp is for students in grades 5-12 and includes a full day of skills, drills and games.
The participants will take part in various activities aimed at improving their abilities and each day features game situations to put new those new skills to good use.
The lessons and drills will be tailored to each student's level of skill and ability, so that each participant gets dynamic instruction and demonstration on how to properly execute basketball skills.
The girls basketball camp is scheduled from August 8-12 and runs 9 am to 4 pm with an hour break for lunch at 12 pm.
The cost to register is $200 for the week and includes a Bobcat basketball t-shirt.