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 locations in Lisle, La Grange, and Glen Ellyn, as well as off-site locations throughout Chicagoland.

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!


BASKETBALL TRAVEL TEAMS

The Bulls/Sox Academy offers competitive basketball teams for boys and girls in grades 4th-12th. If you have any questions please contact Larry Stewart at (630) 324-8236. Click here for additional information.

In-House

Fall - Tryouts will run 8/8-8/11/2016 for Boys in grades 4th-H.S. and girls in grades 5th-H.S.

CHICAGO BULLS/SOX ACADEMY TOURNAMENTS & SHOOT-OUTS

Bulls/Sox Academy features three solid maple, high school courts with the Championship Court built as a replica of the United Center -- complete with the six Bulls World Championship banners hanging from the rafters. Our tournaments attract the best teams from Club, Travel and Feeder programs, because of our top quality facility and tournament features. Our, three courts, easy access and proximity to world-class accommodations makes our tournaments the best in the Midwest! Click here for additional information.

TOURNAMENT DETAILS

  • Certified Referees
  • Awards for 1st Place Teams
  • Paid Scorekeepers are provided
  • Concessions and Media Center for between games
  • Professionally organized with Tournament Managers on-site
  • Admission Fee at the door

UPCOMING TOURNAMENTS

  • 6/27-6/28: Spring Fling Shoot-Out

If you have any questions please contact Larry Stewart at (630) 324-8236

CHICAGO BULLS BASKETBALL LEAGUES

Check out Bulls competitive leagues for boys and girls, consisting of some of the premier athletes from the Chicagoland area. Our league format is professionally organized for teams at all levels including: 10 game guarantee, IHSA officials, scorekeepers, plus team and individual awards. All games will be played at the Bulls/Sox Academy in Lisle. League play will be Friday nights, Saturday afternoons or evenings, and or all day Sundays. If you have any questions please contact Larry Stewart at (630) 324-8236. Click here for additional information.

CHICAGO BULLS BASKETBALL SUMMER CAMPS

Chicago Bulls Summer Camps - Open to boys and girls ages 6-12.

Bulls Basketball and White Sox Baseball combination camps are available. Check BullsSoxAcademy.com for exact locations.

Chicago Bulls Summer Camps! (Ages 6-12)

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 45,000 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.

Every Chicago Bulls summer camp participant receives an EXCLUSIVE UNITED CENTER EXPERIENCE!! Each camp participant, along with one guest, will be invited to the United Center, home of the Chicago Bulls, for a Q&A session with a Bulls personality and a current and or former Bulls player! 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). Each camper will receive a Chicago Bulls duffel bag, Bulls indoor/outdoor basketball, t-shirt, evaluation report and graduation certificate.

The Chicago Bulls Summer Camp is offered to two age groups. The rookie camp for children ages 6-8 is a beginner camp focused on building fundamentals and fun drills to get the kids to understand the game and improve their play. For the older kids, ages 9-12, coaches work on the “team” concept and refining and advancing the skills for the serious or soon-to-be serious player. You are sure to improve your ball handling, passing, shooting, rebounding, and footwork!
*Restrictions apply to ticket vouchers. Experience dates are to be determined, premium items subject to change.

Chicago Bulls Player Camp! (Ages 6-17)

Bulls Player Camp will run 8/1-8/5 and 8/8-8/12.

Here is your chance to learn from the pros! Throughout the week, this 5-day camp will feature a Q&A session with current and/or former Bulls players in addition to special guests! Campers will work on ball handling, shooting, rebounding, footwork and game play. All participants will receive an autograph and photo session with each guest as well as a camp t-shirt, Bulls indoor/outdoor basketball and gym bag. Player appearances are contingent on schedule and availability. Former camp guests have included Joakim Noah, Taj Gibson, Jimmy Butler, Doug McDermott, Bobby Portis, Tony Snell, Scottie Pippen, John Paxson, Stacey King, Bob Love, Bill Wennington, Randy Brown, Kendall Gill, Sidney Green, and Fred Hoiberg.

**Player schedule TBA.

Camp Location: Bulls/Sox Academy in Lisle.

Windy City Bulls 2-Day Camp! (Ages 5-12)

Windy City Bulls 2-Day Camp will run 7/27-7/28.

The Bulls/Sox Youth Academy is hosting a Windy City Bulls 2-Day Summer Camp for Rookies (5-8) and Veterans (9-12). This camp will teach the latest techniques in shooting, passing, ball handling, and defense while also teaching children how to be student-athletes and great teammates. We provide a fun and safe environment for children to learn the game, as well as life lessons such as discipline, respect, sportsmanship, and peer pressure. Every player will receive top flight instruction from our professional Academy coaches who have learned from the Chicago Bulls coaching staff as well as participate in the Chicago Bulls Skills Competition with a chance to qualify to compete on the United Center court at our annual Champions Day event held in the spring (Date TBD). All campers will receive a t-shirt. (Note: Summer Camp premium items are not included in this camp.)

Windy City Bulls are the NBA Developmental League affiliate of the Chicago Bulls. The Inaugural Season begins in early November 2016. Affordable ticket plans are available now @ windycitybulls.com

Camp Location: Sears Center 5333 Prairie Stone Parkway, Hoffman Estates, IL 60192

BASKETBALL PRIVATE LESSON MEMBERSHIPS

If you’re preparing for a Travel Team or School Tryout, or if you’re looking for that extra edge for your upcoming season, then it’s time to go One-On-One with Private Lessons from a Bulls Academy Coach. Our coaches come with years of high school, collegiate, and professional experience with the knowledge to take your game to the next level!

Our most valuable tool for delivering championship quality instruction to young athletes is our team of expert instructors. The Bulls/Sox Academy has assembled one of the finest coaching staffs in the country.

There are a variety of private lesson memberships for all ages and skill levels. Click here for additional information.

To book your private lesson, call 630-324-8237.

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 basketball, baseball, dodgeball, the Vault, and more!

For more information call 630-324-8251.

Summer Brochure

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