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

Summer programs now available!

No one can teach basketball better than the Chicago Bulls! This summer, learn from the best and let the Chicago Bulls teach you how to play like a Champion! Since 1999, the Chicago Bulls have brought quality basketball camps to boys and girls throughout Chicagoland. More than 25,000 youth basketball players have developed essential basketball fundamentals including: ball handling, passing, shooting, rebounding, individual moves, footwork, and team concepts. High school and college courts across the country are home to graduates of a Chicago Bulls Basketball Summer Camp. We work on every part of your child's game. On the final day all participants will receive an evaluation form and graduation certificate. Student to instructor ratio will be 10:1 or less. Open to boys and girls ages 6-12.

Every Summer Camp Participant Receives:

  • EXCLUSIVE United Center Experience!! (with one guest)
  • Question and answer session with a current or former Chicago Bulls player and radio/TV broadcast personality
  • 4 White Sox ticket vouchers for a White Sox game (restrictions apply)
  • Chicago Bulls Duffle Bag
  • Chicago Bulls T-shirt
  • Chicago Bulls Basketball
  • Graduation Certificate
  • Evaluation Report
  • Chicago Bulls Skills Competition. During the camp each player will compete in the Bulls Skills Competition. At the end of the summer, the top three contestants will compete in the finals on the floor of the United Center (date TBD).

Register and see a list of locations!

Birthday parties

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! Don't forget to ask about our Combo-Parties! Choose from: baseball, basketball, dodgeball, and the Vault!

For more information call 630-324-8251.

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 player camp sponsored by adidas

(Ages 6-17)

Here's the chance to learn from the pros! This 5-day camp in Lisle will feature current and/or former Bulls players in addition to special guests throughout the week. Work on ball handling, shooting, rebounding, and footwork. All participants get an autograph and photo session with each guest. Player appearances are contingent on schedule and availability. Past guests have included Derrick Rose, Joakim Noah, Taj Gibson, Scottie Pippen, John Paxson, Randy Brown, Stacey King, Bill Wennington, Bob Love, and Sidney Green. Open to boys and girls ages 6-17.
*Player schedule TBA.

Dates: August 3rd - 7th and August 10th - 14th

Bulls/Sox Academy camper shooting a basket

Toni Kukoc basketball camp

(Ages 6-17)

Toni Kukoc and the Academy coaches have developed a five-day camp curriculum focused on all the fundamental basketball skills: shooting, ball handling, defense, free throws, and footwork. Kukoc will work directly with the players teaching his techniques at each of the five days. The camp will run from 9:00am -12:00am for six to ten year old athletes, followed by a session for the eleven to seventeen year olds from 1:00pm - 4:00pm. All participants will have the opportunity to receive an autograph and photo from the legendary Bulls forward. The cost of this opportunity of a lifetime is only $375.00 per athlete.

Dates: June 22nd - 26th

Summer brochure

Download a copy of the full Summer Academy Brochure.