Front Court Camp

Dates: July 5th, 2018 - July 7th, 2018
Price: $450.00
Grades: 4th-12th
Location: Roger Williams University (Bristol, RI)
Contact/Director: Steve Gibbs - (978)922-3342

Front Court Camp is designed for forwards and centers who want to become complete big men. Campers will learn all aspects of big man play, including playing in the post as well as playing face up to the basket. Become a complete big man at this camp. This camp will combine with the Back Court Camp for certain drills and games. Unparalleled 25 hours of on the court teaching and instruction while attending this camp.

Camp director Dave Latimer is directing the camp for the third consecutive year. Dave played in the Big East Conference at West Virginia University. He is currently the varsity coach at the Prep School level at The Pingree School. As well, he is also the Director of the New England Playmakers Program.

Front Court Camp is is for players entering the 4th-12th grade. Players at the camp will be divided by age and skill level. This is an overnight camp. 

Check-in is from 10:00am-12:30pm, check-out is at 11:30am. 

“ I had no idea that by attending the Hoop Mountain Front Court camp my game would improve overnight.  The highly specialized trainers taught me how to score in so many fashions.  After I left the camp I was so much more confident.  Without the Front Court camp I wouldn’t have so much success” Billy Johnson – Hoop Mountain Camper 2017

The following topics are covered at the Hoop Mountain Front Camp Camp: 

►Post Scoring and Post Moves                                          ►Post Defense                                                  ►Proper Footwork 

►Rebounding and Boxing Out                                            ►Face Up Scoring                                             ►Become a Force Inside

►Improve Your Shooting Range                                          ►Finishing Strong at the Rim                           ►Shot Blocking 




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Camp Location

Our camps are located at Roger Williams University in scenic Bristol, Rhode Island. Campers will stay on campus in RWU dorms and eat all meals in campus dining halls. The RWU dining halls have be rated among the best in the country by the USA Today among other publications. 


►Price: $450 

Daily Schedule

7:00 Wake up
7:30 Breakfast
8:00 Early bird workout
8:30 Attendance
8:45 Attacking the basket
9:30 Finishing in traffic
10:15 Mid range shooting
11:00 Three point shooting
11:30 Playing with the ball
12:00 Lunch
12:30 Private one-on-one training
1:00 Attendance
1:00 Film study with coaches
1:45 Proper footwork
2:30 Post moves
3:15 Rebounding and securing at the rim
4:00 Three-on-three and five-on-five games
5:00 Dinner
5:30 Private training
5:45 Classroom discussion off season training with college coach
6:30 Scoring in multiple fashions
7:15 Dominate from 15 feet
8:00 Playing off the ball
8:45 Three-on-three and five-on-five games
10:00 Return to the dorm

Camp Safety

Campers reside in the Roger Williams University dormitory. A safe environment is provided for the campers. The camp director and his staff reside in the dorm with the campers. Campers are with the staff the entire day and night in the athletic center or dining halls. Parents can visit the camp anytime during their child's stay. Take advantage of the budget minded Roger Williams University motel.