Trail Blazers Youth Coaches

We are proud to staff experienced youth coaches from our region on our Youth Basketball Coaching Roster. Our coaches are passionate about youth development in basketball and work to create positive experiences for youth in the sport and improve fundamental skills to get them to the next level of play.


Family Play Center

The Trail Blazers and Nike know that active kids are healthy and happy kids. We also know that it's challenging to keep kids playing and moving right now. Check out the Family Play Center, powered by Nike for lots of fun, healthy and family-friendly ways to get your kids moving today!


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To help minimize the risk of COVID-19, we are taking precautionary measures by postponing all Portland Trail Blazers camps and clinics.

We will provide additional updates regarding refunds, camp credits, rescheduling and/or cancellation of camps and clinics as more information becomes available.

We appreciate your continued support of the Portland Trail Blazers and our Camps and Clinics program.

For information on scholarships or discounts, please contact Meggie Finn.

2019 Winter Hoops Camp

Youth Basketball

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2019 Winter Hoops Camp

Jan 3, 2020  |  01:00

Rip City Playoff Pep Rally

Apr 16, 2019  |  01:33

She Hoops Recap

Apr 1, 2019  |  01:52

RCA Coaches Training

Dec 24, 2018  |  01:00

Nike Court Unveil

Nov 16, 2018  |  00:57

Damian Lillard Hosts Hoops Camp for Local Kids

Dame is for the children.
Jul 25, 2018  |  00:45

2018 Rip City Academy

The Rip City Academy presented by Nike is a community driven program designed to help provide kids the opportunity to grow their love of the sport and have a positive early experience playing in organized leagues.
Jul 1, 2018  |  01:00

Trail Blazers and Nautilus Take Over Clark County Youth Basketball Tournament

Earlier this season, Maurice Harkless, Pat Connaughton, and the Trail Blazers game night crew joined Nautilus Cares for a surprise takeover during the championship game of the Clark County Activities League youth tournament.
Apr 9, 2018  |  02:02

Holiday Hoops Clinic

Over the holidays, the Trail Blazers teamed up with local nonprofit Girls Inc. to provide a clinic to young athletes in the Portland area, teaching them teamwork and leadership skills to help them be successful on and off the court.
Mar 14, 2018  |  01:09

Players Coaching Rip City Academy

Pat Connaughton and Jake Layman recently took part in a Rip City Academy training day to work with youth basketball players from the Portland area and give them a tour of the Trail Blazers practice facility.
Mar 14, 2018  |  01:34

2017 Summer Hoops Camp

Sep 14, 2017  |  02:21

2017 3-on-3 League

The Rip City 3-on-3 basketball tournament is Portland’s premier 3-on-3 tournament for players of all ages, abilities and skill levels. Watch the 2017 recap of the weekend festivities.
Aug 21, 2017  |  02:27

Trail Blazers Players Draft, Then Coach Local Youth at Rip City Academy

The Trail Blazers hosted a group of kids at the Practice Facility, simulating an NBA Draft then coaching individual teams in 3-on-3 games.
Oct 21, 2016  |  01:56

Trail Blazers Host First-Ever All Girls Hoops Camp

In partnership with Girls, Inc. and Nike, the Trail Blazers hosted their first-ever all girls Hoops Camp last month in Beaverton.
Aug 9, 2016  |  02:29

Video: Trail Blazers, Nike Team Up to Surprise Youth Basketball Game

In partnership with Nike, the BlazerDancers, Stunt Team, PA announcer and many other Trail Blazers staff take over the game operations of a youth basketball game!
Apr 11, 2016  |  03:51

Nike Developing

Feb 26, 2016  |  04:06

Nike Discovery

Trail Blazers team with Nike to take Youth Basketball to new heights in Portland.
Feb 4, 2016  |  02:28

Nike Discovery

Trail Blazers team with Nike to take Youth Basketball to new heights in Portland.
Feb 4, 2016  |  04:13

Trail Blazers Launch Rip City Academy

In an effort to promote active lifestyles as part of the Trail Blazers' social responsibility initiatives, the team welcomed over 40 middle school players to its practice facility for the launch of the Rip City Academy.
Nov 18, 2015  |  01:51

2015 Summer Hoops Camp

Sep 2, 2015  |  02:24

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