Tara VanDerveer, architect of one the nation's elite women's basketball programs over the past 28 years, became the ninth women's coach to be elected into to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. She was enshrined on August 12, 2011 in Springfield, Massachusetts.
The Atlanta Tip-Off Club named the Cardinal Coach the 2011 Naismith Women's College Coach of the Year. She also collected the honors from the WBCA and Associated Press.
Join Coach VanDerveer this summer for a fun filled - fundamental Girls basketball camp experience!
WELCOME TO TARA HOOPS 2013 SUMMER CAMP
For the past 28 summers on the Stanford Campus, Coach Tara VanDerveer and her staff have been committed to instructing girls of all ages how to develop and master the skills of this wonderful game of basketball. 38 CURRENT and FORMER STANFORD BASKETBALL PLAYERS ATTENDED TARA VANDERVEER BASKETBALL CAMP WHEN THEY WERE IN HIGH SCHOOL.
In a storied 35-year coaching career, Coach Tara VanDerveer has established herself as one of the top coaches in the history of both collegiate and international women's basketball. Regarded in the profession as one of the most well-respected and dynamic coaches in the country, VanDerveer has enjoyed an unprecedented level of success through an energetic and positive approach to the game. VanDerveer is only the sixth women's coach to reach the elite 800 win mark.
The TVBE (TARA VANDERVEER BASKETBALL ENTERPISES's) Camp Staff is outstanding,knowledgeable and eager to help expand young player's basketball skills combined with having Fun with the Fundamentals!
Day Camp focuses on teaching the fundamental skills and introducing basic game strategy. This is an outstanding camp for those just learning the game and for those already playing on a team in 8th grade or under. Day Camp is packed with fun and energy! Camper's bring their own lunch.
Elite Camp : Provides a positive learning environment to help each camper improve her overall fundamental skills as well as focus on position breakdown work and individual skill development. Ages 10 to 18 years with two options:
• Overnight Campers - stay in the Dorms, meals in dorms.
• Commuter Campers - dropped off and picked up daily. Meals are included.
All Camps feature:
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• Daily instruction and stations focused on dribbling, ball-handling, shooting, rebounding and defensive techniques.
• Campers compete on teams (no score kept) in order to transfer their individual skills to team concepts.
• Campers are divided into leagues by both age and ability. All skills levels are accommodated.
• Fun with Fundamentals!
EMERGENCY ONLY __________(during camp hours only- for emergencies)
Non- emergency office number 650-725-7193 or
Be advised that Camp Director is out at the sites during camp and will check voice and email messages periodically. Leave a detailed message.
TAX ID # 94-3089978
2013 CAMP REGISTRATION opened Jan. 16,2013.
Availability of Overnight option as of 6/19/13
Elite 1 NO more beds. Online reg. closed
Elite 2 - NO more beds. Online reg. closed
Elite 3 - NO more beds. Online reg. closed
Wait-list no longer an option.
2013 CAMP date:
Online registration closed. Email or call for Walk-In registration details.
DAY CAMP: JUNE 25-28 Tuesday-Friday
Ages: 8- 12 years.
Full payment required at time of registration. (Cancellation fee is $100.00)
4th grade through entering 8th Grade.
Check-in on Tuesday morning is between 8:00-8:45 am.
All campers to be picked up daily at 3:45 pm
outside Maples Pavilion NW corner courtyard by ticket windows.
ELITE CAMPS: 10-18 years
ELITE 1 JUNE 25-28 Tues-Fri
ELITE 2 JUNE 30-JULY 3 Sun-Wed
ELITE 3 JULY 23-26 Tues-Fri
Dorm beds limited.
Key replacement cost is $135.00.
Cost: Full payment required at time of registration. (Cancellation fee is $100.00)
$ 510.00 Commuter Campers (dropped off and picked up daily)
$ 580.00 Overnight Campers (in Dorms- rooms are doubles, one roommate request accepted)
limited # of dorm beds, first come basis. Last year there were long wait lists. Sign up early!
Ages: 10-18, campers grouped by age.
Day 1: 1:00-2:30 pm check-in
at Kimball Hall Dorm.
All Elite Campers.
Camp activities begin
at 2:30pm - 8:45 pm.
Day 2: roll call 8:30 am
at Kimball Hall Dorm
Day 3: roll call 8:30 am
at Kimball Hall Dorm
Day 4: roll call 8:30 am-
at Kimball Hall Dorm
Camp closing ceremony
at Maples 11:00am
Camp concludes at
11:30 for Commuters
at Maples Pavilion.
check out / return
dorm keys by 12:00 pm
Tara Hoops contact information:
Eileen Roche- Camp Director
Phone: (650) 725-7193