Train & Play: Train & Play Mondays at GPA-Program is offered twice a yea. Fall & Spring. Train & Play is a program designed to teach offensive and defensive instincts through smaller number games-(1x1, 2x2 & 3x3). We will focus on screening, cutting, finishing, ball movement and help defense. CLICK HERE FOR ONLINE REGISTRATION
2018-Spring Session is held on Monday Nights, April 30, May 7, 14 & 21- 7:00pm-8:30pm, Cost: $129 per player, at the Grosse Pointe Academy or GPS HS, Boys & Girls 2nd-6th grades.
2017-Fall Session is held on Monday Nights, October 9, 16, 23 & 30- 7:00pm-8:30pm, Cost: $129 per player, at the Grosse Pointe Academy or GPS HS, Boys & Girls 2nd-6th grades. Download Registration Form
Basketball Camps: The Grosse Pointe Lakers offers three great sessions of basketball camps for the 2017-18 basketball season. The camps are for boys & girls in grades K-6th.
"Back to School" Basketball Camp, Session-I August 6, 2018 to August 9, 2018-(Monday-Thursday), Session-II August 13, 2018 to August 16 2018, 9:00am to 1:00pm-(Drop off starts at 8:30am) | Cost: $129 per camper | Where: East Detroit High School-15501 Couzens Ave., Eastpointe, MI 48021 | Click here to register | Download GP Lakers Back to School Basketball Camp Brochure
"Holiday" Basketball Camp, December 27, 2017 to December 29, 2017-(Wednesday-Friday), 9:00am to 1:00pm-(Drop off starts at 8:30am) | Cost: $100 per camper | Where: Grosse Pointe Academy-171 Lake Shore Dr., Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236 | Click here to register | Download GP Lakers Holiday Basketball Camp Brochure
Camp Directors: Kevin Richards-(GP South varsity girls coach)2012 Detroit News Dream Team coach of the year, 2013 AP Class-A Coach of the year, led Grosse Pointe South to Back to Back State Finals appearances. Stephen Benard-(Varsity boys coach at Warren Lincoln)
Please call with any questions: Call Kevin at 313-244-1523 or Steve at 313-580-0351
Player Skill Level:
Kevin and I specialize in the younger age groups and have worked with young players from all over Michigan. If your child is on the younger side or new to the game of basketball, the staff will work closely with them and the fundamental training we provide, will not be to advanced for them.
If you feel that the 4-hour daily camp, might be too long for your youngster, please let us know after the first day. We can have your child do a partial day moving forward.
Drop-off will begin each morning at 8:30am and run until 9:00am. Please pull in the circle drive and staff members will be available to greet your camper.
On the first day of camp, please come in with your child, check-in and get them settled in.
If you have not submitted your payment, please either make your payment on week-1 or send payment to GP Lakers, 1145 Berkshire, GPP.
Pick-up will begin at 1:00pm in the circle drive
We will have several hydration breaks during the daily camp schedule. With a 4-hour camp, we will offer a 20-minute snack break, sometime after 11:00am.
The GP Lakers will have a some items for purchase during the camp: Gatorade, water, juice box, chips and healthy snacks.
Camp Attire/What to Bring::
Shorts, t-shirt, athletics shoes and socks-(GP Lakers shirts will be handed out during the camp)
Water bottle, snacks or money for the concession stand.
Please feel free to contact Kevin or I with any questions. Steve Benard 313-580-0351 or Kevin Richard 313-244-1523