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Canlan and Play Hard Hoops

  Youth Basketball Skills Program

 

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2017-18 Play Hard Hoops Skills Practices

 

Winter Session 2 Skills:     January 8 - March 19 (10 Weeks)

 K-3rd Grade: 5:00-6:00PM (Players Split Into Age Appropriate Groups)

3rd-6thGrade: 6:00-7:00PM (Players Split Into Age Appropriate Groups)

Winter Session 2 Skills: Wednesday's January 10 - March 21 (10 weeks)

K-7th Grade: 6:00pm-7:00pm (Players Split into Age Appropriate Groups)

 

Spring League:      April 2 - May 21 (8 Weeks) 

 K-3rd Grade: 5:00-6:00PM (Players Split Into Age Appropriate Groups)

3rd-6thGrade: 6:00-7:00PM (Players Split Into Age Appropriate Groups)

PROGRAM INFORMATION:

ROOKIE DEVELOPMENT K-3rd GRADE: This practice will break kids into age and skill appropriate groups while working on ball handling, passing, shooting, lay-ups, and defense. The practice will focus on teaching the rules of the game and a greater understanding of basketball strategy while providing and fun and safe environment for kids of all ages and ability.

PLAY HARD SKILLS 4TH-5TH GRADE: This practice will break kids into age and skill appropriate groups while working on ball handling, passing, shooting, lay-ups, and defense. The practice will also focus on more advanced concepts as well as teaching the rules of the game in an encouraging environment for kids of all ages and ability.

ABOUT PLAY HARD HOOPS:

Davis Adelman started Play Hard Hoops in 2009, which includes basketball instruction, leagues, tournaments and kids classes throughout the Chicagoland area. Play Hard Hoops currently runs programs for thousands of kids per year in over ten locations through out Chicago. Play Hard Hoops is for players from beginner to advanced who are eager to improve as basketball players, while also learning the value of developing a positive attitude. Play Hard Hoops is committed to an advanced level of instruction with an outstanding coaching staff while providing an encouraging and safe environment. Please read the following testimonials about Play Hard Hoops Education Basketball Camps:  Link Testimonials:  http://www.playhardhoops.com/testimonials.html

 

Play Hard Hoops Canlan Sportsplex Director:  Ron Christians

 

Coach Ron Christians has worked with Play Hard Hoops is entering his third year and has directed several of the Play Hard Hoops programs.  Ron is a native of Wauconda, where he was an All-Area Player at Wauconda HS before playing four years at Loras College in Iowa.  Ron has coached with the Wauconda Feeder program and is a tremendous communicator and teacher.  His energy as a coach has helped continue to boost Play Hard Hoops into the premier youth basketball program in Chicago.


 

 Canlan and Little Volleys Youth Volleyball Skills Program

 

 

Program Information/Goals:

To develop love for the game of volleyball by teaching the correct fundamentals in an environment that is catered to younger athletes so they will experience success.  Learning the proper fundamentals at a young age will provide them with a solid volleyball foundation going forward, and will help give them the edge when trying out for their school/club team.  Little Volleys Academy camp will develop motor skills (agility, jumping, reaction time and speed) as well as teach the importance of teamwork, sportsmanship, and a positive mental attitude.

Led By Coach Betsy Spicer Brookbank

Betsy is a Barrington High School grad, who went on to play volleyball at the University of Illinois.  She was a two-time All Big-Ten and All-District Award winner who then went on to play professionally for three years.  After her playing career, Betsy has continued to coach many levels of volleyball including; collegiately at St. Louis University, as Assistant Varsity of the Barrington High School Boys and Girls programs, and has given individual lessons.  She has a passion for working with young kids and loves making a positive impact on their lives!

 


Fall Session 1: Tuesdays: September 19-October 24 (6 Weeks)

Winter Session 1: Tuesdays: November 7-December 12 (6 Weeks)

Winter Session 2: Tuesdays: January 9-February 27 (8 Weeks)

Spring Session 1: Tuesdays: April 3-May 22 (8 Weeks)

 


 

  Valladolid Youth Soccer Program

 

 

Valladolid USA is offering Spain's "La Liga" soccer fun curriculum to our youth soccer community by offering the following classes:

 

4:00pm-5:00pm for kids born in 2009, 2010, and 2011

Materials: Player need to bring a small soccer ball and shinguards. Players will receive a t-shirt.

Cost: $180

Class objective:

To develop the basic soccer skills as dribbling, passing, and shooting using fun competitive games. Players will play in a small set up to gain confidence with the ball where they will enjoy and increase their soccer passion.

Classes are taught by Valladolid Usa Coaching staff follow the Spain Youth Level Curriculum.

 

5:00pm-5:45pm for kids born in 2012 and 2013

 Materials: Player need to bring a small soccer ball and shinguards. Players will receive a t-shirt.

 Cost: $180

 Class objective:

 To develop the love and the interest of soccer at an early age. Using games and fun scenarios players will reinforce their gross motor skills and will be introduced to the basic soccer skills.

 

Classes are taught by Valladolid USA Coaching staff follow the Spain Youth Level Curriculum.



 

 

GEOSTRIKER is a complete striker specific on field training program designed to maximize goal ratio and the overall performance of

strikers and attacking players. Global relevant methods have been implemented into the design of this program. Exercises based on a wide

array of game like scenarios. Training objective is to provide 400% - 500% more finishing opportunities than a typical team training session.

The addition of position specific speed training will also be introduced in this camp.

Instructor: Karl Smith - USSF A License, US Developmental Academy Staff, Collegiate Coach at McHenry County College (24 Years)

For additional information or questions Email: coachkarl@comcast.net 

Soccer Technical Skills and Development Program
 
Designed for soccer players who want to work on developing their tactical soccer skills. This camp will teach proper technique in dribbling, passing, receiving and shooting. Players will be challenged in a positive atmosphere and will learn the skills necessary to take their game to the next level. Camp will also include loads of extra games and activities.
Available Sessions
January 05, 2018 -
January 30, 2018
Note
Geo Futbol Tuesday's and Friday's (8 Sessions): 4:00pm-5:15pm
$105
6-9
Rec Soccer Skills
 
This camp will teach the basics of soccer in a fun, positive environment.
Available Sessions
January 09, 2018 -
February 13, 2018
Note
Valladolid Youth Soccer Program- Tuesday's: 4:00pm-5:00pm
$180
6-9
January 09, 2018 -
February 13, 2018
Note
Valladolid Youth Soccer Program- Tuesday's: 5:00pm-5:45pm
$180
4-6
Attacking Camp
 
This camp will focus on improving offensive skill and ability. Coaches will emphasize working on first touch, shooting, and passing.
Available Sessions
January 18, 2018 -
February 08, 2018
Note
Thursday's: 7:00pm-8:00pm
$105
12-18
Play Hard Hoops Skills Program
 
Canlan and Play Hard Hoops are teaming up to put on a basketball skills program that focuses on skill development and understanding basketball strategy in a positive environment.
Available Sessions
January 08, 2018 -
March 19, 2018
Note
Monday's Play Hard Hoops: Winter League #2 5:00PM-6:00PM
$220
Grade K-Grade 3rd
January 08, 2018 -
March 19, 2018
Note
Monday's Play Hard Hoops: Winter League #2 6:00PM-7:00PM
$220
3rd Grade- 6th Grade
January 10, 2018 -
March 21, 2018
Note
Wednesday's Play Hard Hoops: 6:00PM-7:00PM
$220
Grades K-7
April 02, 2018 -
May 21, 2018
Note
Monday's Play Hard Hoops K-1st Grade Developmental: 4:00PM-5:00PM
$180
Grades K-1
April 02, 2018 -
May 21, 2018
Note
Monday's Play Hard Hoops 1st-3rd Grade League: 5:00PM-6:00PM
$180
Grades 1st-3rd
April 02, 2018 -
May 21, 2018
Note
Monday's Play Hard Hoops 3rd-6th Grade League: 6:00PM-7:00PM
$180
Grades 3rd-6th
Little Volleys Youth Volleyball
 
Canlan is teaming up with former professional volleyball player, Betsy Spicer Brookbank, to put on a volleyball skills program that focuses on developing correct fundamentals in an environment that is catered to younger athletes.
Available Sessions
January 09, 2018 -
February 27, 2018
Note
Tuesday's: 5:00PM-6:00PM
$165
K-7
April 03, 2018 -
May 22, 2018
Note
Tuesday's: 5:00PM-6:00PM
$165
K-7