ABOUT THE WE PLAY HARD BASKETBALL CAMP
Camp Eligibility: All boys and girls ages 8-16 are eligible to participate in the camp.
Each Camper Will Receive:
- We Play Hard Basketball Camp T-Shirt!
- Personalized We Play Hard Camp Color Photo!
- Written Individual Evaluation!
- Personalized instruction from college coaching staff and current and former college players.
Family/Multi-Session Discounts: When two or more campers register from the same family, then each camper receives a discount of $20 off the normal registration fee. Campers who sign up for two or more sessions also receive $20 off for each session.
EARLY BIRD BONUS DISCOUNTS: Sign up before June 15, 2021 and receive $20 off each registration.
Awards Ceremony: On the last day of camp there will be a short awards ceremony at 1:45 pm. Awards will be presented to the winners of many competitions along with best attitude, most improved, and We Play Hard awards.
What to Bring: Campers should wear proper gym attire each day. Unfortunately, we are not providing lunch or snacks this year. We will take time for lunch outside and will have cold drinks available for purchase during lunch time.
REGULAR RATE: $195 ($175 Early Bird)
FAMILY RATE*: $175 ea. ($155 Early Bird)
MULTI-WEEK**: $175 ea. ($155 Early Bird)
* Group / Family Registrations must be registered together.
** Same Camper, Multiple Sessions.
Team Discounts Are Available, Please call for info.
CAMP DIRECTOR: JOEY RAMIREZ
- Has spent last 10 years as head men’s basketball coach at Ventura College after two years as VC assistant. Spent 11 years as a successful high school coach.
- Led the Pirates to the Western State Conference titles in in '13, '16, '17, '18, '19 & '20 and into the State Playoffs in eight of nine seasons as head coach.
- Was a standout player for Coach Phil Mathews at Ventura College 1992-94.
- Led VC to the State Finals both seasons and a No. 2 national ranking, leading the Pirates to an amazing 73 wins over two years.
- Named first-team All-WSC two years, WSC Co-MVP and first-team all-State in 1994.
- Completed his playing career at Pepperdine University/UC Riverside.
OTHER CAMP STAFF
- ROBIN HESTER, Assistant Women's Coach at Ventura College, 20-year veteran of the We Play Hard Camp.
- ALONZO MC CAIN, Assistant Men’s Coach at Ventura College.
- Other current and former college players will make up the camp staff. The goal of the We Play Hard Basketball Camp is to have a camper to coach ratio of 8:1 or better.
WE PLAY HARD CAMP STORE
Unfortunately, we are not providing lunch or snacks at this year’s camp. We will take time for lunch outside and will have cold drinks available for purchase during lunch time.
For convenience, parents may provide their camper with money in the “camp bank” to purchase drinks throughout the week.