The Overseas Tryout for SMAA 2014 Basketball Tour Team to Mexico is an extraordinary opportunity for players to be signed for the 2014 Professional Basketball Season in Mexico. Players may tryout on-site or submit their resume to be considered for the team. Two Players will be selected to join the tour for free. 10-12 others will have minimal expenses and travel, accommodations, and highlight video throughout the tour will be provided.
DATE / TIME
Sunday Febrary 2, 2014, from noon – 5pm
*players should arrive at 11:15 sharp
Delaware Sportsplex 326 Ruthar Dr, Newark, DE 19711
EXPERIENCED SCOUTS, COACHES, and PARTNERS
All coaches have Professional Coaching, Playing, or Training Experience. All have donated their time to assist you throughout the combine. I ask that our coaches are treated with the utmost respect.
Jon Solomon – CEO, SMAA Agency Head Coach of Lake Michigan Admirals (PBL) and FIBA Licenced Agent, International Tours Director.
Mike Richmond – Co-Founder I am Focused Finest, Former NBA and Overseas player with 13 years of professional experience overseas.
Howard Brown – Founder and CEO, iBall United, over 13 years of pro playing experience internationally.
Chris Glisson – Owner, Lake Michigan Admirals (PBL) personally responsible for professional development of hundreds of players and has assisted 40+ players sign professional contracts overseas.
Tony Devine – Experienced Pro Basketball Trainer and creator of The Original Profender, the revolutionary training tool featured on Shark Tank and in Use by Miami Heat, Brooklyn Nets, and top Universities across the Country.
Eric Cantrell – Experienced Head Coach and iBall United Pick and Roll Situations Guru
Brian Salter – Head Coach, Atlantic Coast Crusaders US Semi-Pro
Armando Villanueva – Chicago-based Agent recruiting for South American countries
Stan Jones – Philadelphia-based Professional Basketball trainer and player mentor
WHAT TO EXPECT
Evaluation starts Immediately after Registration! Attention to Detail and strong character will work to your advantage. Same for the opposite.
Controlled environment. No guests will be permitted in the Restricted Areas.
Everything is recorded and photographed for extensive marketing purposes so we need low traffic, minimal distractions and heavy focus on court.
Water provided free during all training activities.
11:15 – noon Registration: Marketing and Medical Waiver Turned in
Your first responsibility (after sign in) is get fit for your jersey
Teams and session assignments announced during camp
Open stretch and warmup
Noon – 2:45 pm : Skills and Drills Rotation
Individual Competitions w/ International Tours Director, Jon Solomon and Head Coach, Mike Richmond
Read and React Drills w/ Creator of The Original Profender, Tony Devine
Pick & Roll Situations w/ iBall Pick & Roll Guru, Coach Cantrell
3:00 – 5:00 Tournament & All Star Games
*New Castle, DE Airport (ILG) is about 15 minutes away.. $20 taxi ride round trip
*Philadelphia, PA Airport (PHL) is about 35 minutes away.. Car Rental is approximately $35/day
Coach Larry Woody and staff will be available to provide transportation to and from the Philadelphia international Airport to the Delaware Sportsplex. Rates begin at $15 per trip. Please call 302.205.0224
Courtyard Marriot Wilmington Newark/Christiana Mall (less than 5 min taxi from Sportsplex)
Address: 48 Geoffrey Drive Newark, DE 19713 USA, Phone: 302-456-3800
Link to book flight + hotel + car on Courtyard Marriot website: http://bit.ly/us-air-to-tryout
WHAT TO BRING
Completed Player Waiver form (sent by email after registration)
Black Shorts, We provide numbered Reversable Jerseys
1 Towel – for personal use
Bag with personal lock – we will not be responsible for no locker rooms access
Bring Sports Nutrition and Vitamins (Bananas, Fruit Bar, Powerade, Pickle Juice if you Cramp) Food May Not Be Available on Site
Adults- 12 Student- 8 no exceptions.
Interviews, Images, and other International Marketing Opportunities for Players and Management
Camp Video will be used for evaluation purposes. Game and Highlight available upon request. contact Arcadiaguard113@msn.com
MORE INFO AND CONTACT INFORMATION
For all details about how to tryout or submit resume to be selected for the tour (including the opportunity to go for free), visit the tryout website at www.overseastryouts.com and submit a request for more information
Contact Tours Coaches and Directors:
Mike Richmond, Head Coach and Director of Player Development, Former NBA and Overseas Player, call (267)357-4965
Jon Solomon, International Tours Director, PBL Head Coach, and FIBA Licensed agent – call (267)288-8514
send an email to Overseas Tryouts at firstname.lastname@example.org
Online Registration Cost is $150. Go to tryout registration page: http://www.iballunited.net/overseas_basketball_team_tryout_smaagency_mexico_2014_registration.html
Payments by Cash and Credit at door. Door Cost is $225.