Gaiters Basketball Camp

Gaiters Basketball Camp

Unfortunately, in order to respect the public health guidelines to help stop the spread of COVID-19, we must cancel the 2020 Sports Camps. We had to make this decision due to a number of factors and hope that you understand and respect our decision.

Dates & Fees:

July 5 to 9, 2020
Day Campers: $315
Residential Campers (meals included): $625

July 12 to 16, 2020
Day Campers: $315
Residential Campers (meals included): $625

For 10-17 years old

About the Program

Gaiters Basketball is synonymous with excellence in the Eastern Townships, throughout Quebec and beyond. This summer, the Gaiters Basketball Camp will once again be at the forefront of the Men’s and Women’s Basketball programs at Bishop’s University. Under the leadership of RSEQ Coach-of-the-Year winners, Rod Gilpin and Craig Norman, the camp will continue to promote the meaning of excellence on and off the court for these young athletes.

This is an instructional camp designed to promote interest, enthusiasm and skill development for all its participants. Our director and staff make every effort to create an enjoyable learning experience for all campers. The camp provides exceptional leadership, excellent facilities, quality equipment, low camper-to-staff ratio, emphasis on individual development and competitive opportunities for individual and team development, including:

  • FUNdamentals First – quality instructions daily.
  • 3 on 3 instructions and games every day.
  • 5 on 5 games including camp championships.
  • Guest university and college speakers every day.
  • Skill contests including 1 on 1, Hot Shots.
  • Nightly activities, including Camp Olympics.
  • AT on staff.
  • Daily pool time.

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Head Coaches

Rod Gilpin and Craig Norman are the current Men’s and Women’s Head Coaches (respectively) of the Bishop’s Gaiters Basketball teams.

Rod Gilpin

Rod Gilpin

Gilpin, previously the Women’s Head coach, has been the Men’s Head Coach for 12 years now, winning the RSEQ Championship in 2014-15. Named the RSEQ Coach of the year in 2012-13, Gilpin describes his coaching style as “Player-centric. I try not to be too restrictive, I want to see our players play more and think less”.

Craig Norman

Craig Norman

Norman, an All-Canadian at Concordia University has been the bench boss of the Women’s Basketball team for 4 years, winning the RSEQ Coach of the Year in 2017-18. Norman holds a Level IV Coaching Certificate from the National Coaching Certification Program.

Additional Staff:

Matt Mclean; Head Coach, Champlain Cougars
Caleb Pagé; Head Coach, Astéries Basketball
Mike Hickey; Camp Director

Questions? Contact Us:
819-822-9600 ext. 2537
basketball@ubishops.ca

Facebook  @bishopsgaiters & @ubishopssportscentre

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