Summer at Girard
Registration for summer programs is now live!
- Marc Jackson's Basketball Camp at Girard
- Rob Battle's Basketball Camp at Girard
- White Sports Ventures Soccer at Girard
June 25-29, July 9-13
$275 per child per week
Marc Jackson's Basketball Camp at Girard College will be a hands-on learning experience for young athletes looking to learn and advance their game in basketball, helping any player looking to become better at the game. The camp will consist of in-depth basketball teaching from Marc Jackson himself on the court as well as in the classroom, with video sessions to help develop the mind while teaching campers the correct way to play the game.
Marc Jackson is a retired 13-year professional basketball player. Marc is in the Temple University and Philadelphia Big 5 Hall of Fames and was voted to the 2001 1st Team All-NBA Rookie team. Marc is now serving as the Philadelphia 76ers Pre-and-Post Analyst as well as CBS Sports NCAA College Basketball Color Analyst. Marc is also the founder of Team Jacko AAU basketball program located in Philadelphia PA and Tampa FL.
July 16-20, July 23-27, July 30- August 3
$250 per child per week
The camp will focus on the basic fundamentals of basketball, important in game concepts, teamwork, and sportsmanship. This camp will develop all of their basketball skills – shooting, passing, dribbling, rebounding, reading the game and defense. This camp immerses you in the sport giving you the kind of focus and intensive training that is essential to growth. Over the course of the camp, your self-confidence will grow along with your skills, your understanding and overall appreciation of this great game. They will have the opportunity to learn from currently active professional overseas basketball players.
Robert Battle is a professional overseas basketball player. He is Philadelphia native having played Division 1 basketball at Drexel University. Robert has currently been playing in South America and will be going into his 16th year as an overseas professional where has put together an amazing resume becoming an 8 time champion and 3 time finals MVP most recently in 2015. He loves working with children to share all the knowledge garnered from his 15 years of playing. This will be his 2 summer running the camp.
July 16-20, July 30th- August 3rd
$320 per child per week
After a tremendous inaugural summer camp, we are proud to announce our 2018 WSV and Girard College soccer camps. This years camps are designed to provide a better understanding of the game’s overall tactics in a safe, fun, and competitive environment conducive for each player to learn and grow. Our staff teach using age-appropriate technical and tactical exercises designed by former USMNT player Jeremiah White, with each level of player in mind. Players will practice in an exciting soccer environment consisting of modern camp games, unique fitness learning, challenging skills demonstrations, and small-sided competitions. Whether you are a beginner or advanced player, the WSV and Girard College soccer camps offer a wide variety of training options, including position specific, and Varsity pre-season camp in our final week.
Jeremiah White III is one of the most successful soccer athletes to have emerged from the metro Philadelphia area. Jeremiah is capped for the USA Men’s National Team and completed a distinguished professional career on the International stage in Serbia, Greece, France, Denmark, Saudi Arabia, Poland and with the New England Revolution of MLS. Jeremiah was ACC Player of the Year at Wake Forest University where he was also three time All American and All-ACC Selection, including leading the ACC in scoring in his sophomore year. Jeremiah now aspires to dedicate his wealth of knowledge and experiences to develop the next generation of soccer standouts, and fulfilling his vision of paving the path forward for the boys he coaches to succeed on all levels.