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Summer Camps - see registration below


2017 Des
ert Foothills Basketball Summer Camps

DFAC runs several skills camps designed for players who enjoy the sport of basketball and are seeking an opportunity to take their skills and teamwork to a higher level. 

  • Camps are open to both boys and girls entering grades 3-8 for 2017-2018 school year
  • All Skills Camps run Monday-Thursday
  • Players entering grades 3-5 meet 1:00-2:30 pm daily
  • Players entering grades 6-8 meet 3:00-4:30 pm daily
  • Wear basketball or tennis shoes, loose and comfortable cloth, and bring plenty of water
  • Bring your own basketball (put your name and phone number on ball)
  • Camps are held at Desert Arroyo (now Bella Vista) gym
  • Cost is $60 per camp week
  • Register online below, or click HERE for paper form

Desert Foothills Basketball Summer Camp Schedule - Run by DFAC Staff

SUMMER HOOPS SKILLS CAMP – June 12-15
In this camp, players will have the opportunity to improve in all aspects of the game.  Emphasis is on the individual fundamentals including shooting, dribbling, passing, rebounding, footwork and defense.

SHOOTING CAMP – June 19-22
Trainers use the BEEF approach to teach proper shooting. The emphasis is on proper shooting form and consistency in each camper’s technique, getting as many repetitions as possible.

POINT GUARD CAMP – July 10-13
Campers will learn basic fundamentals of Point Guard play including ball-handling, passing, 1-on-1 moves, footwork, outside shooting, and on-the-ball defense. We will introduce campers to advanced Point Guard skills of reading the defense, attacking the basket and play making ability.

TOURNAMENT MADNESS CAMP – July 17-20
Everything about this camp will be in a tournament-style format including 1 v 1, 2 v 2, 3 v 3, 4 v 4 and 5 v 5 tournaments, including Bump Out, Hot Shot Contest, H-O-R-S-E, 3-Point Shootout, 
 Dribble War, Sharks & Minnows, Watermelon and other competitive-style games and contests.


ADVANCED CAMP – July 24-27 & July 31-August 3

  • July 24-27 (week 1)
  • July 31-August 3 (week 2)
  • Players entering grades 3-5 meet 5:30-7:00 pm daily
  • Players entering grades 6-8 meet 7:15-8:45 pm daily
  • Both weeks meet at Desert Arroyo (now Bella Vista)
  • Cost is $60 for one week, or $100 both BOTH weeks!

The DFAC Advanced Camp will be 8 days over 2 weeks.  This intensive training camp is specifically designed for developmental and competitive basketball players entering grades 3 – 8. The camp will expose players to our professional basketball training and teach basic skills, while being introduced to more advanced skills.This is a great way to prepare for tryouts.

More Camps...

2017 Cactus Shadows High School

Falcon Elite Basketball Camp

 Sponsored by Desert Foothills Athletic Club

  • Boys entering Grades 3-9 
  • Monday, June 26 through Friday, June 30
  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm (45-minute break for lunch)
  • Camp meets at Cactus Shadows High School, blue and grey gyms
  • Maximum Limit of 40 players for each age group (3-5 and 6-9)
  • Lunch Option - $25 (includes 2 slices of pizza and drink each day)
  • Cost is $250 per camper
Each session will challenge player’s skills in a variety of drills and track players results throughout the week as well as team play in tournament format.  Day one will be an evaluation day, days two-four will include tournament style pool play and day five is Championship Friday with playoffs to determine Tournament Champions.  Please register early as we expect the Falcon Elite camp to fill up quickly


Camp Features
Shooting – Passing - Ball Handling
Offensive Fundamentals – Defensive Fundamentals
Hot Shot Competitions – Team Play
Tournaments – Team Building – Games
Each Camper Receives a Falcon Elite Camp T-Shirt

Gym Locations

Desert Arroyo (now Bella Vista)
33401 N. 56th Street
Cave Creek, AZ 85331
Map Link - Desert Arroyo Gym

Cactus Shadows High School (CSHS)
5802 East Dove Valley Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85331
Map Link - Cactus Shadows Gym

Registration Listing

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There are no programs or divisions available at the moment. Please contact your club administrator with any questions.
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