NBU (Nothin' But U) prides itself on teaching athletes the FUNdamentals of the game, “One Skill at a Time!” Our ultimate goal is for all athletes to leave out of the gym better than when they came in the door! We believe in creating an encouraging environment where athletes will improve their basketball skills and knowledge to be the best that they can be!!  So please join us for a FUNdamentally sound summer of basketball skills and drills!

The 2019 NBU Basketball Summer Camp is offered for eight (8) weeks in the gym at the The Chicago Sports Orthepedic (CSO) located at 1301 E. 47th Street in the city of Chicago (2 blocks from Lake Shore Drive in Hyde Park).

Athletes will work on fundamental basketball skills through drills, with both individual and group workouts, and team play. The athletes are grouped according to age and skill level, and will learn the fundamentals of the game with the DR. CHIPPS method of instruction (Defense, Rebounding, Cutting, Handles, IQ, Passing, Pivoting and Shooting) with special attention to Defense, Ball Handling, and Shooting. Athletes are taught how to implement and confidently execute these skills in game play. Official scrimmages or games will be held each day at 11:00am and 2:00pm.

For the summer of 2019 the camp is offered for eight (8) weeks with full day, and half-day morning or half-day afternoon options. Full day sessions are from 9:00am to 2:30pm with options to extend the day from 8:00am to 6:00pm each day. Half-day sessions are held from 9:00am – 11:30am (Morning Session) or 12:00pm – 2:30pm (Afternoon Session). This camp is offered for eight (8) weeks from June 17 – August 9, 2019. Lunch is not included with the camp fee, but may be purchased separtely. 

We are so excited for the opportunity to have you join us, improve your skills, and we can't wait to see you in the gym!

Camp Fees

The NBU summer camp is designed for kids currently in 3rd thru the 12th grades (the registration system will require to confirm your child is in 3rd grade or higher). The camp fee is $300 per week per child from 9:00am to 2:30pm. There are additional camp options to extend the day to as early at 8:00am and end at 6:00pm. Payment is not required at the time of registration. However, all fees for 2019 NBU Summer Camp are required to be paid in full by the start of the athlete's first day of attendance. There will be a $25 administrative fee applied to your total registration fees if the camp fees are not paid in full by the first day of your child(ren)'s attendance at camp.

Camp Location

The 2019 NBU Summer Camp will be held at the Chicago Sports Orthopedic multiplex (CSO) which is located at 1301 E. 47th Street two blocks west of Lake Shore Drive in Hyde Park. The CSO is a newly designed 80,000 sqaure foot facility with 5 basketball courts, a baseball field with batting cages, and also houses Planet Fitness. The NBU summer camp will operate on 2 full sized basketball courts in nearly 15,000 square feet of space.


The Chiago Sports Orthopedic Multiplex (CSO). 1301 E. 47th Street, Chicago, Illinois.