Youth Sports Details
Take It To The Rim Basketball Camp
Date: July 15, 2021
Who: Boys & Girls going into grades 7-12
Limit 75 athletes
|Registration||7:15 - 8:00 AM|
|Session 1||8:00 - 11:00 AM|
|Session 2||11:45 AM - 2:45 PM|
|Session 3||3:30 - 5:30 PM|
Questions? Contact Coach Jay Wendland.
Camp Features Forrest Larson
Forrest Larson has coached for 33 years on the high school level in the state of Wisconsin. He was recently awarded the prestigious Steven L. Randall Award by the Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association for integrity, passion, and professionalism in teaching and coaching. In 2011 he was inducted into the Wisconsin Basketball Coach Hall of Fame. His 2007-2008 Badger team qualified for the state tournament and won Sectional, Regional, and Lakeshore Conference championships. Previous to coaching at Lake Geneva Badger, Larson spent 15 years coaching in Ladysmith, WI. He was named the 2003 Wisconsin High School Coach of the Year. Under Larson Ladysmith made four trips to the state tournament winning the State Championship in 2003 and finishing second in 2002 and 1997. His teams won Heart of the North Conference Championships in '92, '94. '95, '97, '02 and 2003. His 2015 Badger team won the Southern Lakes Conference Championship. The success of those teams was based on their offensive perimeter skills. Coach Larson has spoken at over 150 basketball camps and clinics in 15 different states. He has produced four well-known offensive skills DVD's; Take It To The Rim, 100 Trips: The Full Court Workout, Getting Better With The Basketball, and Getting Better With The Basketball II. He is highly involved and directs the Take It To The Rim Camps in the Midwest with a tremendous amount of energy and enthusiasm.
What others are saying about Coach Larson:
"Forrest Larson is proof that you can be a great teacher of the game no matter where you are. I would send my son or daughter to the Take it To The Rim Basketball Camp in a New York Minute."
- Dick Bennett, Former Wisconsin/Washington State Coach
"Forrest is one of the best I have ever seen working with young players improving their dribbling and ball-handling skills. Our staff and players always look forward to inviting him to the Iowa Basketball Camps each summer."
- Steve Alford Nevada Head Coach
"At the Take It To The Rim Basketball Camp you will use many of the same drills that we use in our own individual instruction program. The Take It To The Rim Basketball Camp is one of the best instructional and skill development camps in the country. "If you are serious about putting in the time and effort that it takes to become a better basketball player; I would strongly recommend the Take It To The Rim Basketball Camp be a part of your summer schedule."
- Billy Donovan, Chicago Bulls