Loma Linda, CA (PRWEB) June 10, 2013
For the fifth straight season, Loma Linda University Drayson Center will host the Los Angeles Clippers Youth Hoops Program and The National Basketball Academy (TNBA) for a five-day basketball camp.
Boys and girls from 6 to 17 years old are invited to attend this season’s camp, set for 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., July 8-12, at Loma Linda University Drayson Center, 25040 Stewart St., Loma Linda, Calif. 92354. Cost for the camp is $245, which includes a free ticket to the Los Angeles Clippers home game at STAPLES Center for the 2013-14 season.
“We are very pleased to welcome the Los Angeles Clippers and The National Basketball Academy for the fifth straight season of the Los Angeles Clippers Youth Hoops Program,” says Donald Sease, director of Loma Linda University Drayson Center. “Our kids are excited to receive hands-on practice and get advice from some of the best players and coaches out there.”
The camp will include training and games, as well as instruction on basic offensive and defensive plays that are actually in the Los Angeles Clippers playbook. The camp will also include educational elements from staff of the Loma Linda University Department of Nutrition, who will discuss health, nutrition, and other activities that enhance health.
“Our vision at the National Basketball Academy and Los Angeles Clippers is to bring our unique combination of professional basketball instruction and education to the Loma Linda area,” says Steve Vega, TNBA regional director and professional basketball trainer. “The community is perfect for us to provide a fun and exciting environment for the development of basketball players.”
For more information, check out: http://www.tnbabasketball.com/programs/clippers/.
Photo Caption: Loma Linda University Drayson Center will host the Los Angeles Clippers Youth Hoops Program and The National Basketball Academy (TNBA) for a five-day basketball camp on July 8-12. In this file picture from last year’s camp, coaches from the Los Angeles Clippers organization gave tips and taught game skills to the camp participants.
About Loma Linda University Health (LLUH)
Loma Linda University Health includes Loma Linda University's eight professional schools, Loma Linda University Medical Center's six hospitals and more than 900 faculty physicians located in the Inland Empire of Southern California. Established in 1905, LLUH is a global leader in education, research and clinical care. It offers over 100 academic programs and provides quality health care to 40,000 inpatients and 1.5 million outpatients each year. A Seventh-day Adventist organization, LLUH is a faith-based health system with a mission "to continue the teaching and healing ministry of Jesus Christ."