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!
SPRING PROGRAMS NOW AVAILABLE
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.