Unlike traditional basketball camps, where the focus is on playing games, Impact Basketball Camps could be best thought of as
Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) May 16, 2008
Joe Abunassar's 2008 Summer Basketball Camps are about to launch. Based out of Las Vegas (home of the annual NBA Summer League), the Impact Basketball Summer Basketball Camp is for serious players who are ready to train with the NBA's best and those who are ready to take their game to a new level. Enrollment for the 2008 Impact Basketball Summer Basketball Camps are open to all athletes ages 8-18, Boys and Girls. Joe Abunassar and Impact Basketball are also training and preparing (22) high-profile 2008 Draftees, including such athletes as Kevin Love and Chase Budinger, for the upcoming June 26th NBA Draft and the 2008-09 NBA Season. Come train with the pro's and learn from the best.
Located in Las Vegas Nevada, home of the NBA Summer League, a full Pro training regiment has been scheduled for all attendees:
Ages: 8-18 (Boys and Girls)
Athletic Levels: All (beginners to advanced)
When: June 2 - August 30, 2008
Increments: Weekly, 2 Week, Monthly, and Seasonal intervals
Cost: Approx. ($1300.00) per week, per attendee (includes training sessions and lodging)
Enrollment: visit http://www.impactbball.com/register.htm for the enrollment form
Enrollment Contact: Impact Basketball (702) 257-8911
Pro's affiliated with the Impact Basketball 2008 Summer Camp: Kevin Garnett, Chauncey Billups, Tashaun Prince, Al Harington, Baron Davis, Jermaine O'Neil and many others. Also, future All-Stars and top NBA Draft picks like Kevin Love, Chase Budinger, and many others will be in training for the upcoming 2008 Draft.
When asked about his thoughts about training at Impact Basketball Basketball Camps, Tayshaun Prince (Detroit Pistons) said, "If I had the opportunity to train like this when I was in high school, it would have made college basketball and the NBA much easier".
When asked about the overall Impact BasketballCamp program for 2008, Joe Abunassar recently stated, "Unlike traditional basketball camps, where the focus is on playing games, Impact Basketball Camps could be best thought of as "thee Basketball Training Camps" simply because of the individualized, educational, holistic, and very thorough approach we have to preparing each player to rise to their next level. The emphasis is on the individual skill development through intense drill work in small groups, along with optimizing the performance of the body through the execution of advanced strength, movement, and endurance programs. Daily training also includes educating each player on the proper dietary and nutritional needs necessary to consistently play at a higher level day in and day out."
Be there, with the Pro's and train with them. The first week of camp is June 2nd - 7th; with the Final week of camp being August 25th - 30th. There are weekly sessions every week during and between this time period. Enrollment is open to both girls and boys, ages 8 - 18 years of age. Impact Basketball encourages all talent levels (beginners to advanced).
Athletes currently training with Joe Abunassar and Impact Basketball Training Camps:
Kevin Love (UCLA) (from Lake Oswego OR)
Chase Budinger (Arizona) (from Carlsbad CA)
Kosta Koufos (Ohio) (from Canton, OH)
Joe Alexander (West Virginia) (from Mt. Airy MD)
JJ Hickson (North Carolina) (from Marietta GA)
Marreese Speights (Florida) (from St. Petersburg FL)
Serge Ibaka (CB L'Hospitalet) (from Congo)
Richard Hendrix (Alabama State) (from Athens AL)
Nathan Jawai (Australia) (from Cairns, Australia)
Richard Roby (Colorado) (from San Bernardino CA)
Eric Gordon (Indiana) (from Indianapolis IN)
Sasha Kaun (Kansas) (from Russia)
Malik Hairston (Oregon) (from Detroit MI)
JaJuan Smith (Tennessee) (from Cleveland, TN)
Giorgi Shermadini (Republic of Georgia) (from Natakhtari, Republic of Georgia)
Aleks Maric (Nebraska) (from Sydney Australia)
James Mays (Clemson) (from Garner NC)
Luc Richard Mbah (UCLA) (from Montverde FL)
Steven Hill (Arkansas) (from Branson, MO)
Will Daniels (Rhode Island) (from Hyde Park, NY)
For the 2008 Impact Basketball Camp season, campers will have the opportunity to practice near, train alongside, and interact with top NBA players who are essentially executing the same training program as the younger campers right in the same facility. This includes the opportunity to be taught by the world's top coaches and trainers who are also responsible for developing the world's top NBA players. Campers will also have the opportunity to meet and train with peers who have the same drive, passion, and desire to get better, in order to maximize their game.
While training, to keep groups small and to coach more effectively, camper ratios are kept at a desirable level, weekly enrollment numbers are kept to an average of between 8 to 15 campers per week, therefore campers must sign-up while spaces are still available. Impact Basketball recommends that campers enroll in at least 2 consecutive weeks of training in order to maximize their time spent training and overall results.
Sample Daily Summer Schedule:
7 - 7:45 a.m. (Breakfast)
8 - 8:15 a.m. (Warm-up & Stretching)
8:15 -10 a.m. (On-the-court, Basketball Skills Training: Shooting, Dribbling, Footwork, etc.)
10 - 11:30 a.m. (Performance Training: Strength, Movement, Flexibility, etc.)
11:30 - 1 p.m. (Lunch & Recovery)
1 - 2 p.m. (On-the-court, Basketball Skills Training: Shooting, Dribbling, Footwork, etc.)
2 - 3:30 p.m. (Controlled, Competitive Play: 1on1, 3on3, 5on5)
3:30 - 5 p.m. (Observe NBA 5on5 Games)
5 - 6 p.m. (EAS Nutrition & Dietary Supplement Lecture Series)
6 - 7:30 p.m. (Dinner & Recovery)
7:30 - 10 p.m. (Organized, Non-Basketball Activities: Movies, Sight Seeing, etc.)
10 p.m. (IN DORM)
11 p.m. (IN ROOM: LIGHTS OUT)
Last year's 2007 NBA Draft class was led by those training with Abunassar and Impact Basketball. This includes 5 of the top 11 picked. Abunassar, regarded as the world leader in basketball development, also trains over 40 NBA players including such all-stars as Kevin Garnett, Chauncey Billups, Baron Davis and dozens of other top players.
Known for training such Pro's as Kevin Garnett, Baron Davis, and Chauncey Biillups, Impact Basketball and Joe Abunassar have been placed on the docket for knowing the physical formula in preparing each Pro Athlete for their upcoming trials within their game. They and others have built a demand for their exclusive and intensive training to be made available within select geographic regions. In turn, Impact Basketball has built the foundation for the NBA training grounds within both the Los Angeles and the Las Vegas regions. Abunassar - who works directly with Kevin Garnett and Chauncey Billups - has compared getting players ready for pre-draft workouts, to preparing Olympic athletes, to peak during competition and preparing "A List" Celebrities for upcoming physical demands within their productions'. The Impact Basketball training also aims to create career-long habits. Such players spend several weeks, of 8-hour days within Abunassar's intensive program.
For additional information, interviews or questions, you may call Tracie Tucker at (310) 857-6970 or visit http://www.impactbball.com.
About Joe Abunassar's Impact Basketball and impact performance training:
Based in both Los Angeles, California and Las Vegas Nevada, Impact Basketball integrated with the world-class program of Impact Performance, uses unequalled expertise to educate and prepare players of all ages to become the best they can be. Centered on the concepts of carefully integrated skills training, elite performance training, proper nutrition, mental preparation, corrective exercises and kinetic chain improvement, the program is unparalleled and will produce fast results.
The Impact Basketball program will change the way each player approaches the game and will focus them on the essential elements necessary to maximize their abilities, and most importantly, help them to develop into successful, goal oriented young men and women prepared to be successful in life.
Programs encompass all elements of the world-class performance training of the Impact Performance and Impact Basketball Training Model. The emphasis is on changing every player's approach towards training. Players are reconstructed to perform to the best of their abilities.
For additional information, visit http://www.ImpactBBall.com.