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 Guard/Post Camp

(Ages 8-18)

Our Guard/Post Camp is designed to teach players specific techniques at the guard and post positions, highlighting the on court relationship between guards and the big post players as it is one of the most important on the court.

9/1-9/22 & 9/3-9/24

Bulls/Sox Academy camper running drills

Chicago Bulls Ball Handling Camp

(Ages 5-18)

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.

9/2-9/23, 9/4-9/25, 12/1-12/22, & 12/2-12/23

Chicago Bulls Basketball Leagues

(Boys 4th - H.S. & Girls 5th - H.S.)

The Bulls/Sox Academy offers competitive leagues for both boys and girls. Our league format is professionally organized for teams at all levels including: a 10 game guarantee, IHSA officials and scorekeepers. Team and individual awards will be given. All games will be played at Bulls/Sox Academy in Lisle. For more information call Austin Peebles 630-324-8236.


Chicago Bulls Shooting Camp

(Ages 5-18)

During each session of the 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.

9/30-10/21 & 10/2-10/23

Chicago Bulls FUNdamentals Camp

(Ages 5-14)

Have fun and improve your game! This fundamentals basketball camp for boys and girls teaches the latest techniques in ball handling, passing, shooting, footwork, rebounding, and offensive- and defensive team play. This is the camp every young player should start with to build strong fundamental skills.

10/27-11/17 & 10/29-11/19

Bulls/Sox Academy camper shooting a basket

Chicago Bulls Power Moves Camp

(Ages 5-14)

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!

10/28-11/18 & 10/30-11/20

Chicago Bulls Fall Shootout

(4th - 8th Graders)

Our 2 day, 3 game guarantee shootout gives all teams the opportunity to compete affordably and efficiently in a safe environment. Our 3 maple wood basketball courts (United Center replica gym), easy access and proximity to world class accommodations make our shootouts the best in the Midwest!


Chicago Bulls Basketball Tournaments

(4th - 8th Graders)

Our 5-game guarantee, 3 courts, easy access, and proximity to world class accommodations makes our tournaments the best in the Midwest! All tournaments will be for boys and girls teams from 4th through 8th grade and will include IHSA officials, scorekeepers, plus team and individual awards.

11/7-11/9 & 12/5-12/7

Chicago Bulls Thanksgiving Camp

(Ages 5-12)

Hey Moms... while you're out taking advantage of all the "Day-After-Thanksgiving Sales," drop off your son or daughter to spend the afternoon with us! With shooting, ball handling, and defensive work, this camp is designed to get players ready for their season! Players will be grouped by age level. This is a terrific way to get valuable skill training, while working off some of those Thanksgiving calories. Free private lesson included with this program ($51 value)!


Bulls/Sox Academy campers at the FUNdamentals session

Bulls/Sox Academy Combo Camps (Thanksgiving, Holiday)

(Thanksgiving: Ages 5-12, Holiday: Ages 5-14)

This camp 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 courts working on your basketball game with an outstanding coaching staff. The other half of the day will be spent fine-tuning your baseball skills with our expert baseball coaches. An hour for lunch will be given each day. Hot dogs and popcorn will be available for sale or bring a sack lunch. Players will be grouped by age and ability level. Free basketball or baseball private lesson included with this camp (up to a $51 value!)

11/28-11/29 & 12/29-12/30


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.


Download a copy of the full Fall Academy Brochure.