Bulls/Sox Academy

Bulls/Sox Academy

The official youth sport development program of the White Sox & Chicago Bulls

The Bulls/Sox Academy provides year-round camps, clinics, private lessons and training to thousands of children every year. We offer beginner through advanced basketball, baseball, and fastpitch softball programs for boys and girls ages 5-18. Year-round programs are available at our satellite locations in Lisle, La Grange, and Glen Ellyn, and in select park districts throughout the Chicagoland area.

Unparalleled quality instruction

Our professional coaching staff of former collegiate, professional players and coaches has learned directly from the Chicago Bulls and White Sox coaching staff. If you want to be the best, you have to train with the best!


Chicago Bulls President's Day Camps

(Ages 7-14)

You need to go to work and your kids have the day off from school so bring them to us! This day camp will cover all things basketball, such as shooting, ball handling, post moves and defense. After discovering the correct way to play basketball, players will also participate in fun games to put their new skills to the test.

Start date: Feb. 16

Bulls/Sox Academy camper running drills

Bulls/Sox Academy Spring Break Camp

(Ages 5-14)

Just because the season just ended doesn’t mean it’s time to take a break, in fact, this is the perfect time to begin training! Start getting ready for next season with us at our Spring Break Camp! Includes camp t-shirt.

Start date: Mar. 30

Bulls/Sox Academy Spring Break Combo Camp

(Ages 5-14)

Our combo camps gives the two-sport athlete the ability to improve their offensive and defensive game in both basketball and baseball. Quality instruction in two sports... this truly is a one-of-a-kind camp! Half of each day will be spent on the basketball courts working on your basketball game with an outstanding coaching staff. Fine-tune your baseball skills during the other half of the day, with our experienced Academy instructors. An hour lunch will be given each day. Please bring a sack lunch. Players will be grouped by age and ability level.

Start date: Mar. 30

Bulls/Sox Academy campers at the FUNdamentals session

Chicago Bulls Guard/Post Camp

(Ages 8-14)

Our Guard/Post Camp is designed to teach players specific techniques at the guard positions, highlighting the on court relationship between guards and the big post players as it is one of the most important on the court. Learn how to make the inside-outside game work for you.

Start date: Mar. 2

Chicago Bulls Ball Handling Camp

(Ages 5-18)

Free private lesson included with registration to this program ($51 Value). The Chicago Bulls Ball Handling camp is designed to teach players to handle the basketball with control and confidence. Players learn ball handling and dribbling techniques such as cross-over, between the legs, behind the back and reverse pivot. Controlling the basketball is one of the most important skills of basketball. This camp will equip every player with the tools he or she must have to shake a defender, create space, lead a fast break or go to the “hole.” Camp sessions are separated by age level.

Start dates: Mar. 3 & Mar. 5

Chicago Bulls Shooting Camp

(Ages 5-18)

Free private lesson included with registration to this program ($51 Value). During each session of Shooting Camp, all players will be taught the necessary skills to become a better and more effective shooter. Players will learn the quick, accurate release that will make you the “go to” shooter.

Start dates: Apr. 14 & Apr. 16

Chicago Bulls Power Moves Camp

(Ages 5-18)

Our Power Moves camp is designed to teach players how to become more productive offensive players in the paint and the most effective player on the court when driving to the basket. You will learn how to score a “three-pointer” the old-fashioned way; draw a foul, count the basket and make the free throw! Power Moves is for centers, guards and forwards. Groups will be divided by age and ability level during each session.

Start dates: May 12 & May 14

Bulls/Sox Academy camper shooting a basket


Let the Bulls/Sox Academy host your next birthday celebration

Kids love video games, so why not combine some exercise? The third floor of the in Lisle, IL has been transformed into the most innovative gaming experience in the country. A high-tech, cool, arcade atmosphere provides your party goers with a unique experience in the latest trend called "Exergaming" - where video games meet movement! Fitness can be fun for all ages!

For more information call 630-324-8251.

Winter brochure

Download a copy of the full Winter Academy Brochure.