coaching staff at the Salem Basketball Camp is dedicated
in providing a safe and enjoyable learning experience for
all players regardless of age or ability level. Players
are grouped by age, gender and ability level in order to
provide each player an opportunity to be competitive during
all drills, games and contests.
The three main goals at basketball camp are:
1. To keep players safe at all
2. To teach the game of basketball
3. To have fun
Safety is the first topic addressed before camp begins.
Players are provided with clear expectations including
safety procedures and respect for each other and the coaches.
Coaches provide close supervision of players at all times,
including during lunch and breaks.
This is an instructional basketball camp. Players rotate
through several drill stations every day emphasizing various
fundamental skills. Coaches also explain and demonstrate
many skills and concepts in small and large group settings.
Players also learn the vocabulary and rules of the game
from a certified referee.
There is plenty of fun at the Salem Basketball Camp.
Music is provided throughout the day in order to create
an exciting atmosphere which the players enjoy, especially
during relay races. During break times, players compete
in dodgeball games, team-building activities, coaches
knockout games or just rest and enjoy the music.