International Basketball Camp 2017
20-26 August 2017
Two of the leading basketball clubs from the UK and Spain have joined forces to deliver a unique summer residential experience for talented and aspiring young players. The coaching team during the duration of the camp will include the senior coaching staff and players from the Worcester Wolves (led by Wolves Head Coach, Paul James) and senior coaches from Valencia Basket of the ACB league. The beautiful city of Worcester and its iconic University of Worcester Arena boasts one of the
finest basketball training venues in Europe and the Worcester Wolves and Valencia experience will include:
Intensive Daily Programme:
The Daily Programme runs from 9am – 9pm and will include skill stations, drills, individual workouts and analysis, competitions and a minimum of two games per day.
Campers are grouped by age and ability level to provide a challenging, yet positive Worcester/Valencia Basket Camp experience.
High Quality Kit For Players:
Each camper will receive ‘official’ Valencia clothing that includes hoodie, t-shirt, reversible vest, playing uniform (shorts and vest) and a large official club player’s kit bag.
Excellent Basketball Facilities:
The University of Worcester Arena is an iconic and inclusive 2,000-seat venue with three competition basketball playing courts, courtside teaching facilities, corporate area and extended changing rooms with ice baths.
The Arena has been the training base for GB Men and Women in preparation for Eurobasket 2015 Championships. It is the home of GB Men and Women Wheelchair Basketball teams and hosted the 2015 European Wheelchair Basketball Championships.
There are an additional two basketball courts with adjoining fitness facilities at the University’s St John’s Sports Centre.
Outstanding Living Environment and Accommodation:
The University of Worcester facilities are based on a campus that has large, open and green spaces and is secure without being restrictive. Single and spacious bedrooms will be provided. Each flat has six bedrooms and a lounge area with comfortable seating.
Close to the city centre and perfect for an afternoon sightseeing or shopping (supervised). The City of Worcester is a beautiful 12th Century Cathedral City within easy reach of Birmingham, Warwick, Stratford-Upon-Avon, Cardiff and London. Situated on the River Severn in a rural county that is surrounded by picturesque views including the Malvern Hills.
The whole team at the University of Worcester are committed to health and safety, the safeguarding of young people (with relevant accreditation), and to ensuring that all those who stay with us have a safe and enjoyable experience.