If you are looking for an activity that will train your kid or kids 6 to 17 years of age, enrol him/her or them at Spalding Summer Camp 2017.
Spalding Summer Camp is run by The Hoops School. The Hoops School was established in year 2002 to teach kids the correct way of playing basketball, from physical skills and drills and the mental aspects as well. They started at Meralco Gym, but now conducts its camps and clinics in more than 70 venues nationwide, including schools, malls and company gyms.
Hoops School was founded by former PBL Commissioner and PBA Team Manager Charlie Favis and was ably assisted by the PBA’s only 7-time Best Import Bobby Parks.
Why enrol at Spalding Basketball Camp under Hoops School? Well, The Hoops School was the first to introduce the "FREE EVERYTHING PROGRAM FOR KIDS", FIRST to introduce AV Presentations and Video Viewing of Basketball Drills and US Clinics, FIRST to introduce New Basketball Technology and the latest in Training Aids, FIRST to introduce the Ben Wallace Inflatable Defender to help shooters, FIRST in Asia to introduce the NOAH Select Computerized Shooting Analyzer, FIRST to introduce the BRITEN Passing Toss Back, FIRST to introduce the Rite Flight Ball and the Rite Way Balls. Plus, their freebies, venues, to up-to-date instructionals, to fantastic coaches and trainors. are deinitely better than other basketball clinics.
Most of their instructors have been carefully selected – many are former team trainers and coaches, most of whom have BS-Education degrees in Physical Education. This is on purpose because they are more patient with kids. Other coaches who have trained abroad, like one Coach who attended several coaching clinics in Europe, another who attended a coaching clinic in South Korea, a third coach who is presently teaching basketball at the 5-Star Camps in the US. Most of their coaches play basketball and understand basketball.
Spalding Basketball Camp 2017 will be in these following venues:
STA. LUCIA EAST GRAND MALL
YNARES SPORTS ARENA /GATORADE SPORTS CENTER COMBINED
LOTUS MALL IMUS CAVITE
DIVINE LIGHT ACADEMY
LAS PINAS CITY
ST. VINCENTS SEMINARY (QC)
MARIKINA SPORTS CENTER
DOMINICAN SCHOOL MANILA
PORTAL MALL, GMA CAVITE
AQUINAS SCHOOL (San Juan)
Spalding Basketball Camp 2017 Schedules:
ABOUT CHARLIE FAVIS, Founder:
Graduated from Ateneo De Manila High School and De La Salle University in College. Was always into sports, becoming Captain of the De La Salle's Track & Field Team and Gold Medalist in the NCAA 400 M Hurdles. After working for Procter & Gamble and Shell for a number of years (at Shell, he was the Team Manager of Shell's professional basketball team in the PBA, helping in Shell's winning a number of championship and runners-up finishes), he then became the Commissioner of the Philippine Basketball League. In the PBL, he changed all the rules, logos, offices, marketing style, formats, and introduced countless innovations. He was instrumental in introducing Fil-Ams into the league, and sent teams to several international tournaments, winning the 6th and 7th Fiba Champions Cup in Kuala Lumpur and Manila, and the Guam Friendship Cup. Even ahead of the PBA, he was the First Commissioner of any league to have an official game held in Brunei. He was also the first PBL Commissioner to come out with the first PBL Annual. Today, he is the CEO/President of HOOPS SCHOOL.
ABOUT BOBBY PARKS, Camp Director (Emeritus):
Graduated at Memphis State University with the degree BS in Athletic Administration. Drafted in the second round by the NBA's Atlanta Hawks team, he opted to play in Manila, Jakarta, France, Switzerland and the other basketball leagues in the US, such as the CBA, the USBL, GBL, and the WBL. Today, he is considered the best American player to play in the Philippines, having won the Best Import Award, a total of seven times. Nicknamed the "Iceman," he never lost his cool, inspite of so many rugged plays levelled against him. Today, Bobby is active with National University where his sone Ray Ray plays, and he is likewise Assistant Coach of Petron Boosters in the PBA and Head Coach of the San Miguel Team in the Asean Basketball League.