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 and LaGrange 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!



BULLS BALL HANDLING CAMPS

Our Ball Handling Camp is designed to teach players how to handle the basketball with control and confidence. Players learn ball handling and dribbling techniques such as crossover, between the legs, behind the back and reverse pivot. This camp equips every player with the tools he or she must have to shake a defender and get to the basket. Players will be grouped by age and ability level. All camp attendees will receive a Bulls replica jersey provided by Point 3 Basketball as well as a Chicago Bulls and White Sox co-branded basketball.
Age: 5-8
Location(s) Available: Clarendon Hills, Homewood-Flossmoor, Lisle, La Grange, Naperville and Riverside


BULLS ADVANCED BALL HANDLING CAMP

Our Ball Handling Camp is designed to teach players how to handle the basketball with control and confidence. Players learn more advanced ball handling and dribbling techniques such as crossover, between the legs, behind the back and reverse pivot. This camp equips every player with the tools he or she must have to shake a defender and get to the basket. Players will be grouped by age and ability level. All camp attendees will receive a Bulls replica jersey provided by Point 3 Basketball as well as a Chicago Bulls and White Sox co-branded basketball.
Age: 9-18
Location(s) Available: Lisle


BULLS SHOOTING CAMP

Our Ball Handling Camp is designed to teach players how to handle the basketball with control and confidence. Players learn ball handling and dribbling techniques such as crossover, between the legs, behind the back and reverse pivot. This camp equips every player with the tools he or she must have to shake a defender and get to the basket. Players will be grouped by age and ability level. All camp attendees will receive a Bulls replica jersey provided by Point 3 Basketball as well as a Chicago Bulls and White Sox co-branded basketball.
Age: 5-18
Location(s) Available: Clarendon Hills, Lisle, La Grange, Naperville and Park Ridge


BULLS FUNDAMENTALS CAMP

Our Ball Handling Camp is designed to teach players how to handle the basketball with control and confidence. Players learn ball handling and dribbling techniques such as crossover, between the legs, behind the back and reverse pivot. This camp equips every player with the tools he or she must have to shake a defender and get to the basket. Players will be grouped by age and ability level. All camp attendees will receive a Bulls replica jersey provided by Point 3 Basketball as well as a Chicago Bulls and White Sox co-branded basketball.
Age: 5-14 & 5-18
Location(s) Available: Aurora, Clarendon Hills, Frankfort, Homewood-Flossmoor, Lisle, La Grange, Munster, Naperville, Oak Brook, Orland Park, River Forest and Rockford.



BULLS COLUMBUS DAY CAMP

This one-day camp will cover all things basketball: shooting, ball handling, post moves and defense. Players will also participate in fun games to put their new skills to the test. Players will be divided by age and ability level. *Look for our MLK 2-Sport Combo Camp! All camp attendees will receive a Bulls replica jersey provided by Point 3 Basketball as well as a Chicago Bulls and White Sox co-branded basketball.
Date(s): 10/9/17
Age: 5-14
Location(s) Available: Lisle and La Grange.


BULLS THANKSGIVING CAMP

With shooting, ball handling and defensive work, this two-day camp is designed to get players ready for their upcoming season! This is a terrific camp and a great way to get valuable skill training, while working off some of those Thanksgiving calories. Players will be grouped by age and ability level. All camp attendees will receive a Bulls replica jersey provided by Point 3 Basketball as well as a Chicago Bulls and White Sox co-branded basketball.
Date(s): 11/24 – 11/25
Age: 5-14
Location(s) Available: Lisle, La Grange and Glen Ellyn.

Make sure to check out our Bulls/Sox Youth Academy Thanksgiving Basketball & Baseball Combo Camp!


BULLS HOLIDAY CAMP

At the Bulls Youth Academy, we offer players of all skill levels the chance to participate in a camp that is designed to develop all the basic fundamentals while enjoying some time away from school. This fun three-day camp will give athletes the opportunity to work shooting, ball handling and much more. Players will be grouped by age and ability level. All camp attendees will receive a Bulls replica jersey provided by Point 3 Basketball as well as a Chicago Bulls and White Sox co-branded basketball.
Date(s): 12/27 – 12/29
Age: 5-14
Location(s) Available: Lisle, La Grange and Glen Ellyn.

Make sure to check out our Bulls/Sox Youth Academy Thanksgiving Basketball & Baseball Combo Camp!


BULLS MLK DAY CAMP

This one-day camp will cover all things basketball: shooting, ball handling, post moves and defense. Players will also participate in fun games to put their new skills to the test. Players will be divided by age and ability. Level. *Look for our MLK 2-Sport Combo Camp! All camp attendees will receive a Bulls replica jersey provided by Point 3 Basketball as well as a Chicago Bulls and White Sox co-branded basketball.
Date(s): 1/15/18
Age: 5-14
Location(s) Available: Lisle and La Grange.


BULLS PRESIDENT'S DAY CAMP

This one-day camp will cover all things basketball: shooting, ball handling, post moves and defense. Players will also participate in fun games to put their new skills to the test. Players will be divided by age and ability. Level *Look for our MLK 2-Sport Combo Camp! All camp attendees will receive a Bulls replica jersey provided by Point 3 Basketball as well as a Chicago Bulls and White Sox co-branded basketball.
Date(s): 2/19/18
Age: 5-14
Location(s) Available: Lisle


BULLS SPRING BREAK CAMP

Just because the season just ended doesn’t mean it’s time to take a break! Start getting ready for next season with us at our Spring Break Camp. Work on all the basic fundamentals to elevate your game. Players will be grouped by age and ability level. All camp attendees will receive a Bulls replica jersey provided by Point 3 Basketball as well as a Chicago Bulls and White Sox co-branded basketball.
Date(s): 3/26/18-3/28/18
Age: 5-14
Location(s) Available: Lisle

Make sure to check out our Bulls/Sox Youth Academy Thanksgiving Basketball & Baseball Combo Camp!


CHICAGO BULLS/SOX ACADEMY TOURNAMENTS & SHOOTOUTS

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

  • 9/30/17: Fall One Day Shoot-Out
  • 11/4/17: Fall One Day Shoot-Out
  • 12/16/17: Winter One Day Shoot-Out
  • 2/4/18: Winter One Day Shoot-Out
  • 3/3 – 3/4 /18: Winter Tournament
  • 6/23: Spring One Day Shoot-Out

If you have any questions please contact Daryl Thomas at (630) 324-8235 or email him.

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 Daryl Thomas at (630) 324-8235 or email.

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UPCOMING LEAGUES

  • WINTER LEAGUE: Starts January 13th
  • SPRING LEAGUE: Starts May 5th

BASKETBALL TRAVEL TEAMS

The Bulls/Sox Academy offers basketball teams for boys and girls at all ability levels in grades 4th-12th. Our teams are instructed and mentored by professional coaches who are passionate about developing the fundamental skills needed to be successful at any level. Players selected for our teams compete in league and tournament play against the top youth basketball programs around the Chicago area. Teams practice and play a majority of the games at the Bulls/Sox Youth Academy in Lisle. All tryout attendees will receive a Bulls replica jersey provided by Point 3 Basketball as well as two ticket vouchers to a 2017-18 Windy City Bulls, G League affiliate of the Chicago Bulls, regular season home game. Any Bulls Youth Academy travel team players that return to play, within a 12 month period, will receive a 10% discount on player fee only; Excludes uniform fees.

Winter tryouts will be held at Lisle Academy on November 13-15 for boys in grades 4th-8th and girls in grades 5th-8th. Note: PRE-REGISTER ONLINE for basketball tryouts and $15 tryout fee will be waived.

If you have any questions please contact Larry Stewart at (630) 324-8236. Click here for additional information.


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.

Fall Brochure

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