A three-day competitive residential camp geared towards the exceptionally motivated player, ages 15-18.
Dates: June 27-29
Fees: $410 Commuter / $495 Residential
Contact: Randi Henderson, (314) 935-4702
Statement of Personal Responsibility & Release: PDF
Enroll: Registration opening soon
Program Flyer: PDF
*Financial Assistance available upon request if qualify. Contact Coach Freeman (email@example.com) for details.
Bears Showcase Basketball Camp is a competitive basketball camp geared towards highly experienced and competitive players looking to continue their playing career in college. The goal of these three days is to provide the experience of life as a WashU student-athlete. Competing in our first rate facilities, staying in our dorms, exploring the campus and eating at our top of the line dining facilities. Coach Henderson, her staff, and her players are actively involved in the daily training, instruction, and competition. Players are expected to come in with solid fundamental skills looking for rigorous basketball training with one of the nation's top basketball programs. Skill development, team competition, individual development, interaction with current WashU Women’s Basketball players and an orientation to Washington University's campus life are the focuses of this three-day residential program.
Download the program flyer - PDF
Tuition includes a double room, linens, meals and a reversible jersey. A deposit of $200 is required upon submission of the application.
Cancellations will be accepted up to a week prior to the camp session. A $75 handling fee will be assessed on all cancellations.
Travel and Accommodations
Transportation shuttles will be provided to and from the airport on the first and last day of camp. More information and specific directions will be provided with your enrollment confirmation.
All campers will be housed in Danforth House. If you have a roommate preference, include a note with your application with your desired roommate's name. Room assignments are made prior to the camp session and no changes will be made at check-in.
All meals will be served by WashU's award-winning university food service, Bon Appétit. A wide selection of entrees and other foods will be served in our on-campus dining facilities.
Check-In and Departure
Registration will be from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on the first day of camp, in the lobby of the assigned dorm. Registration will be followed by the first gym session at 2 p.m. in the athletic complex.
Location and Facilities
The camp sessions will be held in the WashU Athletic Complex at the west end of the Danforth campus of Washington University in St. Louis, off of Big Bend Boulevard and Forsyth Boulevard.
|9 a.m.-12 p.m.||Individual Instruction|
|2-5 p.m.||Skill Development and Games|
|7-9 p.m.||Games and Scrimmage|
What to Bring
• multiple t-shirts and gym shorts
• basketball shoes
• alarm clock
• cell phone
Reversible jerseys are given to each campers and washed daily. Each camper will also be given bedding and towels at check-in.
Rules and Regulations
The rules and regulations are designed to provide the best and safest learning environment for all campers. They will be reviewed during orientation on the first night of camp. Each camper is expected to follow the rules of camp. Failure to do so may result in disciplinary action or expulsion.
The camp is conducted by the Washington University basketball coaches. The camp staff includes members of the current Washington University women's basketball team.
In Case of Emergencies
In case of emergencies, campers can be reached through campus security at (314) 935-5555. There will be no phones in the dorm rooms.
Each camper must provide their own medical insurance for emergency medical care. Please check with your provider to make sure your son/daughter is covered for this activity. Insurance information and parental consent signatures must be completed on the application.
An athletic trainer is on duty during all activity periods. There will be access to a medical doctor and emergency medical facilities in case of emergencies. The athletic trainer will determine whether to seek emergency treatment.