training to become the ultimate playmaker

At PGC Essentials, players learn what and how to practice to excel as a player and leader. You'll learn what it takes to be effective against bigger, faster, more athletic players, and how to train more effectively to ensure you get results for your efforts.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE FOR essentials?

  • Male and female players (all PGC courses are co-ed)
  • Mature, incoming HS and college athletes, from intermediate to elite
  • Observing coaches of all levels

SPECIFICALLY, essentials EMPHASIZES:

  • How to beat a defender 1-on-1
  • How to finish at the rim
  • How to read the defense
  • How to get to the paint vs. contact
  • How to be a dominant defender
  • How to train like college and professional athletes

essentials, LIKE ALL PGC COURSES, INCLUDES:

  • Interactive classroom and film sessions
  • Leadership and communication training
  • Attitude, habit, and mental training
  • A full-time director and a fully-trained staff team
  • Dorm room and meals for 5 days and 4 nights
  • Approximately 40 hours of classroom and on-court instruction
  • Our 110% Money-Back Guarantee

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WHAT IS THE COST?

Players — $695 by Mar. 15 / $795 after Mar. 15
Coaches — $295

Tuition includes:
* Dorm room and meals for 5 days and 4 nights
* Approximately 40 hours of classroom and on-court instruction
• Our 110% Money-Back Guarantee

ARE DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE?

Commuter / Save $100
For athletes who don't need a dorm room

Sibling & Multi-Course / Save $75
When you or your sibling registers for any other course

Please note: Discounts may be combined. All prices are in U.S. dollars and includes sales tax for US sessions and 13% HST for Canadian sessions.

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SUCCESS STORIES

The level of intensity and effort that is demanded at all times gives you a glimpse of greatness and allows you to understand what is necessary to achieve it.
Megan Murphy  |  Clinton Corners, New York
My son has been a different kid since the Essentials basketball camp. Now he thinks talks and acts like a leader.
Joe Osborn  |  Fort Wayne, Indiana
…the PGC approach to training really opened my eyes and gave me a new perspective on how to get better. Overall, this has been the best basketball experience of my life.