Basketball Camps: The Grosse Pointe Lakers offers four great sessions of basketball camps each basketball season. The BTS camps are for boys & girls in grades K-6th-(grade just completed) and the Holiday camp is for boys & girls in K-8th grades..
"Back to School" Basketball Camp, Session-I August 5, 2019 to August 8, 2019-(Monday-Thursday), Session-II August 12, 2019 to August 15, 2019, 9:00am to 1:00pm-(Drop off starts at 8:30am) | Cost: $149 per camper | Where: Grosse Pointe Academy-171 Lake Shore Dr., Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236 | Click here to register | Download GP Lakers Back to School Basketball Camp Brochure
"Holiday" Basketball Camp, December 26, 2019 to December 28, 2019-(Thursday-Saturday), 9:00am to 1:00pm-(Drop off starts at 8:30am) | Cost: $129 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
Middle School Offensive Camp: The “Middle School Offensive Basketball Camp” is for anyone serious about learning the finer points of the game of basketball. Athletes will leave with the knowledge of offensive concepts and skills that will work in any coaches’ offensive scheme. Dates: Monday, June 25th to Thursday, June 28th | Time: 2:00pm to 5:00pm | Grades: Boys & Girls 6th-8th | Cost: $149 for a single player, $129 for multiple player sign-ups- (Team or Siblings) | Location: Grosse Pointe Academy-171 Lake Shore Dr., Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236 | Register: Follow the link to register and pay the first day of camp CLICK HERE FOR ONLINE REGISTRATION
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: $149 per player, at the Grosse Pointe Academy or GPS HS, Boys & Girls 2nd-6th grades.
2018-Fall Session is held on Monday Nights, October 8, 15, 22 & 29- 7:00pm-8:30pm, Cost: $129 per player, at the Grosse Pointe Academy or GPS HS, Boys & Girls 2nd-6th grades.
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