2021 Holiday Basketball Camps


Thanksgiving & Winter Break Camps!


Thanksgiving Break Camp

Once a year, two great camp organizations join forces to host one GREAT camp! During Thanksgiving break, the Golden State Warriors and Excel in Basketball will work together to conduct the third annual Warriors Excel Thanksgiving Break Camp.

  • Grades: 3-9
  • Dates: Nov. 22-24
  • Time: 9am- 1:00 pm
  • Covid procedures will be based on the county’s protocols at the time of camp.
  • Skill Levels: Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced

Winter Break Camp

Join Excel for our Winter Break Day Camp. Campers will get to enjoy Excel’s traditional day camp format, including skill development, competitions, 1v1, 3v3, 5v5 games, lectures and more! Open to boys and girls, grades 3-9 of all skill levels.

  • Grades: 3-9
  • Dates: December 27-30
  • Time: 8:45 am – 11:45 pm
  • Covid procedures will be based on the county’s protocols at the time of camp.
  • Skill Levels: Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced



2021 Basketball Camps


We are excited to announce that we are hosting camps for Summer of 2021.


To ensure we provide a safe camp atmosphere and adhere to current/future covid protocols, our camp format will remain fluid from week to week, adjusting based on what the State/County deem to be allowable/safe at that time.

To view an outline of what we anticipate camp will look like based on the current set of Tier-based guidelines, CLICK HERE

Full refunds will be available (up to 24 hours before the start of camp), allowing campers to un-enroll if they are not intersted in the format offered. Camps will be held at facilities with capacity to conduct both indoor and outdoor actvities, so that we can adust camp programming in accordance with the State and County’s most current reccomendatons are at the time of camp. We appreciate your understanding as we work to keep your children healthy and safe!

Day Camp

**NOTICE: An adjusted, covid-safe format of our standard Day Camps is available for 2021.

Our week long Day Camps are our most popular format and have been running since 1981!

  • Grades: 3-9
  • Days: Monday through Friday
  • Time: 8:45am- 11:45am
  • Skill Levels: Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced
  • Summer, Winter & Spring Sessions

Junior Camp

**NOTICE: An adjusted, covid-safe format of our Junior Camp is now available for 2021!**

Our four day Junior Camps are a great introduction to the “Excel Experience”. Filled with skill development in shorter hours with junior sized balls and lowered hoops.

  • Grades: K-3
  • Days: Monday through Thursday
  • Time: 12:15pm – 2:15pm
  • Skill Levels: Beginner & Intermediate
  • Summer & Spring Sessions

Shooting Camp

**NOTICE: Shooting Camps are currently not available for the summer of 2021. Should restrictions change allowing us to adjust, they may become available.**

Our Shooting Camp is a skill-specific camp designed for help players develop perfect shooting technique.

  • Grades: 3-12
  • Days: Saturday & Sunday
  • Time: 8:30am – 11:45am
  • Skill Levels: Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced
  • Summer, Fall & Spring Sessions


About Excel Basketball Camp

“Excel is part of my foundation as a player and as a coach, one of the most influential experiences in my life. The coaches of Excel have been like family to me since I was 10 years old! After working in the NBA, it’s never been more evident: Excel is the best basketball Camp in the country, run by the most passionate coaches in the world. With an emphasis on fundamentals and creating habits, Excel gives you the tools to be successful as a basketball player, and as a person.”

– Greg St. Jean
Assistant Coach for Los Angeles Lakers

Featured Alumni: Marcus Lee

Marcus attended Excel through junior high school where he followed in his brother Bryan's footsteps. Marcus went on to Deer Valley High School where he blossomed as a 2013 McDonald's All-American and Jordan Brand All-American. Lee signed with Kentucky University and has played for Coach John Calipari.

Excel Basketball Camp Alumni Registration

TRADITION NEVER GRADUATES!
Despite graduating Excel Camp, you can remain part of the tradition as an alum. By registering as an Excel Alum you can:

  • Receive a Retro Excel Shirt
  • Stay Connected with Excel Staff and Alums
  • Receive the Quarterly Excel Email Update
  • Receive Info & Invites to Alumni Events

Excel Media Vault

Established in 1981, Excel has created a lot of memory's for ten's of thousands of campers over the years. Take a peak in the Excel Vault to see some vintage pictures and videos from the good old days!