For Immediate Release:
Cavs Academy Announces 2019 Youth Basketball Summer Camp Schedule
Featuring 11 Locations Throughout Ohio and Pennsylvania Registration NOW Open at CavsYouth.com
Cavs Academy, the only official Youth Basketball Camp of the Cleveland Cavaliers, has announced the dates and locations of its 2019 summer camps. A total of 11 summer camps (10-day camps and one overnight camp) will take place throughout Ohio and Pennsylvania, tipping off in Cleveland on June 3rd. All boys and girls ages 5-17 are welcome, regardless of current basketball skill level. Registration is NOW open at CavsYouth.com.
Under the direction of Cavs Academy Head Coach Kendall Chones and his experienced coaching staff, all participants will enjoy a fun, motivational camp environment and be equipped with expert instruction.
Ten summer camps run from approximately 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. daily and include:
Dynamic stretching and warm-ups to ensure players are prepared for the day’s activities
Individual stations to reinforce fundamental skills such as ball handling, defense, shooting and rebounding
Conditioning drills to improve quickness, agility, and endurance
A skills lecture and application
5-on-5 exhibitions to apply learned skills in a live game setting
Various contests and fun competitions
“Our summer camps teach the skills and drills that players are practicing in the NBA. Both returning participants and new campers can expect to improve their game in an environment that encourages teamwork and camaraderie!” said Kendall Chones. Chones brings over 10 years of professional basketball and coaching experience to Cavs Academy.
2019 Cavs Academy Summer Camp Schedule:
|June 3-7||Gates Mills||Hawken School|
|June 10-14||Independence||Independence Field House|
|June 17-21||Fairview Park||Fairview Park Recreation Center|
|June 24-28||Wadsworth||Wadsworth Middle School|
|July 1-3||Canton||Canton McKinley High School|
|July 8-12||Avon Lake||Avon Lake High School|
|July 15-19||Columbus||Dublin Jerome High School|
|July 22-26||Twinsburg||Twinsburg Fitness Center|
|Willoughby||Andrews Osborne Academy|
|August 5-6||Youngstown||Davis Family YMCA|
|August 8-9||Pittsburgh||Woodland Hills High School|
Early registration before April 9th is encouraged, as spots are limited.
Early registration pricing of $250 is available for the majority of camps listed unless otherwise noted. After April 9th registration pricing is $275. Pricing for Canton McKinley High School (July 1-3) is $175/$199. Pricing for the condensed, two-day mini camps on August 5-6 and August 8-9 is $150.
*New this year, Cavs Academy will host an overnight camp. Pricing for Andrews Osborne Academy (July 28-31) for overnight campers is $425/$475. Pricing for commuter campers is $225/$275. Registration includes room accommodations and meals for each participant. For more details, visit CavsYouth.com.
Each registration includes:
Cavs Academy Uniform
Cavs Duffle Bag
Individualized Player Evaluation
End of Camp Awards and Celebration
Cavs Kids Club Kit and One-Year Membership
Tickets to 2019-20 Cavs Home Games
Back-To-School Tipoff Clinics
In addition to the summer camp schedule, Cavs Academy will also host three one-day “Back-To-School” Tipoff Clinics from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. The price of each clinic is $99. Registration is open now at CavsYouth.com.
August 12th – Medina High School
August 14th – Lakeside High School (Ashtabula)
August 16th – Sandusky County YMCA
Cavs Academy Clinics Happening Now
Before summer camps tip off, boys and girls can train like a pro at Cavs Academy Clinics that are running now through March! Join Cavs Academy Head Coach Kendall Chones and his qualified coaching staff at Cavs Academy Clinics taking place at Brunswick Recreation Center (February 12th), Rocky River High School (February 18th) and Ursuline College (March 9th). For more information and a list of dates and locations, visit CavsYouth.com.
Media Note: Interview opportunities with Kendall Chones available upon request to firstname.lastname@example.org.