The camps are being conducted by NBA development coach Don Kelbick, who will use the same principles, concepts and drills that he has used with pro players like Joe Johnson, Carlos Boozer, Raja Bell, Bruce Bowen, Carlos Arroya, and dozens of other NBA and European players. Campers will be given unique instruction in a variety of facets of the game of basketball, including:
- Mental preparation and focus
- Post moves
- Perimeter moves
- Guard play
- Fast break skills
- Screens, cutting and getting open
"We're so glad that Don will be conducting these camps," said Jeff Haefner, Co-Founder of Breakthrough Basketball. "Attendees will be in for a unique experience. Don clearly has a proven track record of success, and this is because of his his out-of-the-box teaching methods which are sure to help players. I guarantee you, each player will learn something new."
The camps will be held at various times and locations throughout the Spring, Summer and Fall of 2012 (a complete description of the camps is provided on the Breakthrough Basketball website: http://www.breakthroughbasketball.com/
Boston - Massachusetts Basketball Camp
Friday, June 8th through Sunday, June 10th
Chicago - Illinois Basketball Camp
Friday, June 15th through Sunday, June 17th
Cedar Rapids - Iowa Basketball Camp
Friday, July 20th through Sunday, July 22nd
Jacksonville - Florida Basketball Camp
Friday, July 27th through Sunday, July 29th
Los Angeles / Anaheim - California Basketball Camp
Friday, August 10th through Sunday, August 12th
"It's great to be able to take our Breakthrough Basketball camps on the road," said Haefner. "Our Web site, books and videos are reaching more and more people and the feedback from our customers tells us that they want more. With these camps, we can present our concepts in real-time and help players improve during face-to-face instruction."
About Breakthrough Basketball
Breakthrough Basketball was founded by brothers and basketball coaches Jeff and Joe Haefner. Their mission is to provide basketball coaches, players, and fans quality information about the sport that they love.
About Don Kelbick
Don Kelbick has over 35 years of basketball coaching experience at the high school, division I college, and professional levels. He has provided individual training for more than 14 different NBA players, 50 European and professional players, and hundreds of college basketball players. Don has also developed dozens of basketball DVDs and books, invented the highly acclaimed Attack & Counter Skill development system, traveled to over 20 different countries training players and teaching basketball, and conducted over 1000 basketball clinics and camps training players of all age levels. Don currently lives in Miami Florida training players and running the Drillz N Skillz Basketball Academy.