Registration will OPEN for our 2021 Summer Camps on Thursday, February 18 at 8:00am
The Carleton Ravens basketball camp is Ottawa’s most popular basketball camp for young players, offering 9-weeks of development camps for boys and girls who are 7-17 years old.
Our camps will follow the advice and guidelines provided by Ontario Public Health and other health agencies such as Ottawa Public Health and the Public Health Agency of Canada.
All camps will be held in the air-conditioned Raven’s Nest Gym in the Alumni Hall building.
The camps are instructed by the Ravens players and coaching staff from the 15-time national champion Ravens’ Men’s Team and the 2018 national champions Ravens’ Women’s Team.
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Basketball Camp Programming
Junior Skills Camp (June 28 – July 2 / No Camp on July 1)
Ages 7-12. This camp is designed for young players who enjoy playing the game of basketball and wish to develop their fundamentals and skills. This 4-day camp will focus on the individual basic skills of passing, defence, ball-handling and shooting. These skills will then be incorporated in a game type settings.
Advanced Junior Skills Camp (August 23 – August 27)
Ages 7-12. This new camp is designed to be a compliment to our Junior Skills Camp. The late August camp is ideal for young players already playing organized basketball or those who have attended one of our previous camps. The camp will continue to build upon ideas and skills learned in the earlier Junior Skills Camp.
Guard Camp (July 5 – July 9, July 19 – July 23, August 9 – August 13)
Ages 10-17. Guard camp is built and designed around improving the guard abilities in all basketball players. This week long camp emphasizes the skills related to the guard position which include, ball handling, shooting, perimeter/post passing, guard footwork (both foot speed and first step), and defence. Whether you are a point guard, shooting guard, small forward, or a post players, skills learned in this camp will take your game to the next level.
Super Camp (August 3 – August 6 / No Camp on August 2 )
Ages 10-17. Super camp will aim to develop both post and guard skills in a modular program designed to let players work on the skills that best fit their particular style of play. Campers will be taught aspects of shooting, post defence, post moves (jump hook, drop step, up and under, 21 series, face-up series), post spacing, screening, passing, as well as guard skill such as ball handling, shooting, perimeter/post passing, guard footwork (both foot speed and first step), and defence.
Shooting Camps (July 12 – July 16, July 26 – July 30, August 16 – August 20)
Ages 10-17. Shooting camp was created to develop proper shooting skills and fundamentals for players of all positions.This week long camp will include drills that incorporate the fundamentals of shooting, shooting off the dribble, shooting off screens, footwork to become a good shooter, defending shooters, as well as the mental aspect of shooting.
Competitive/Elite Camp (August 23 – August 27)
Ages 14-17. This week long camp is the most advanced out of all of our summer camps More challenging skills and drills,concentrating on various aspects of the game will be the main focus of this camp.
The registration fee includes a T-shirt and recreational swim. Please note that LUNCH is NOT included with our summer camps this year. Parents are asked to provide a nutritious lunch for their child
- The hours of the camp are from 8:15am to 4:45pm
- Drop off is from 8:15am to 8:45am
- Pick up is from 4:15pm to 4:45pm
- Please note that early/late care will not be offered this summer