Parents Corner

Four Life Skills Kids Learn at Watts Basketball Camps

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinBy Donald Watts Basketball has made me the man — the father, son, boss, teammate, and friend — that I am today. More than that, I’ve seen the positive impact that basketball can have on young people of all backgrounds,…

Guide to Having the Best AAU Season

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin With the high school basketball season coming to an end, many families are faced with some off-season decisions, a lot of them including what AAU program their athlete is going to partake in. It can often be really challenging…

Creating the Right Developmental Environment

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinWe don’t just host camps, clinics and classes. We create the environment young athletes need to be in. We create an environment where kids are safe to take risks, where they are encouraged to try and to fail. This principle…

Spring Break Camp 2018

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin  TESTIMONIALS “Donald Watts has always been committed to working with young athletes in his community. He is smart, thoughtful, and he utilizes the game of basketball to teach athletes to be not only better players, but better people. I…

Upcoming School’s Out Clinics!

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin    Do you want your child to hoop in an environment that’s both fun and impactful? At Watts, the focus of our camps is supreme enjoyment, growth, and confidence. All upcoming camps & clinics are now available for registration!…

4 Steps to Creating Lifelong Learners

dribbling skills

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinI think you’ll agree that youth sports is becoming more and more competitive with a heavy focus on winning and losing. The problem is that we lose track of our true objective: ensuring that kids have a positive experience in order…

Holiday Hoop Camp 2017!

Holiday Hoop Camp

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin     TESTIMONIALS “Donald Watts has always been committed to working with young athletes in his community. He is smart, thoughtful, and he utilizes the game of basketball to teach athletes to be not only better players, but better…

The Most Effective Training Process

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinAnyone who has done any type of training, whether it be for work, for fitness or for sports, know that training isn’t a “one and done” action. There is a lot of thought and effort that goes into training. The…

Guide to Making This Your Best Season Yet!

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinParents play an extremely important role in the enjoyment and the outcome in athletes’ sports experience. We have seen athletes that lost college playing opportunities due to their parents being overbearing. On the other side of things, we have also…

5 Ways to Pick a High Quality Coach

emailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinHave you ever dealt with a coach that didn’t mesh well with your athletes? Ever dealt with a coach who didn’t mesh well with you as a parent? Well, did you do your research? We had the pleasure of sitting…