DR1VEN Training Tyler Relph with Portland Trail Blazer Point Guard Phil Pressey.
The 7 secrets things to achieve through basketball skill training: Look at any great player and you will find these secret ingredients. [Read more…]
Are you studying?
Do you watch any European basketball games?..
First we want to congratulate the Spanish national team with winning the European Championship. Tournament MVP Pau Gasol had a double-double as Spain cruised past Lithuania 80-63 Sunday to regain the European basketball championship title. Spain earned its third title in the last four tournaments after having to settle for bronze two years ago. [Read more…]
The first year at Walk-On Tryouts at the University of Virginia I walked into the gym thinking I knew exactly what the coaches wanted to see, I was wrong.
One year later when walking into the all new John Paul Jones Arena for year 2, I knew EXACTLY what I needed to do to make the team.
If you’re going to play at the Division 1 level as a sub 6’2 guard there are a couple things that are assumed — You must be able to handle the ball, you must be able to make shots and you must be able to dictate the tempo. And if you go into a tryout looking to showcase those things, you’re probably not going to be happy with the results.
I spend a lot of time each week perusing around reading quotes by, articles about and interviews from NBA/NCAA Coaches who, year after year, are very successful with their teams.
I’d read this before, happened across it today and, as I haven’t sent out one in a while, though it perfectly applicable for today’s recommended reading list.
Now, I’m going to keep this short and sweet so you spend as little time reading from me and spend more time reading from much better minds.
So, here’s the plan…. [Read more…]
Take a second, close your eyes and picture your dream car….Ferrari, Bugatti, Lamborghini…
Doesn’t matter what it is but it embodies you and how you want to be perceived: More substance than just pure style, powerful, quick, limitless options.
Let’s take that car and compare it to your game. The horse power is your explosiveness and strength, the handling is your skill, the interior options are the weapons in your skill arsenal. — Got it?
Now this car, you can take it out to the track, top it out and really see what it’s made of — See how quick it goes 0-100, see it’s top speed, etc. That’s your game time, that’s when the lights come on, that’s where you see what your work has really accomplished.
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Rep Players Pre Season Camp THE CAMP OF THE SUMMER! NOT TO BE MISSED! 3 Days of intense training for those eager to learn from one of the best skills trainers in basketball. Participants will learn next level skills to help advance their game for the upcoming rep tryouts. Campers will need to bring lots of energy, enthusiasm and passion! Coaches guarantee their Hard work and enthusiasm ! The camp will be directed by Damin Altizer from Dr1ven Training
An elite development camp designed to challenge athletes at every level. We will teach key new skills and begin the physical preparation for the upcoming rep and/or school season. The camp begins with individual skill development and builds to team sets. The camp will be directed by Damin Altizer