Find a basketball trainer in West Hollywood, CA

Find basketball trainers in West Hollywood, CA

Find basketball trainers in West Hollywood, CA

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Top 10 basketball trainers in West Hollywood, CA

Students agree: these West Hollywood basketball trainers are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Hoop Prodigy

Hoop Prodigy

5.0Exceptional(10)
12 hires on Lessons
10+ years in business
Serves West Hollywood, CA
Trabrille D. says, "First day out and I can’t wait to come back. I’m a beginner and he encouraged me the entire time. His energy makes you want to keep going. You can tell he has genuine love for the game and enjoys teaching others. " Read more
Elijah Cuffee (Prophetboy)

Elijah Cuffee (Prophetboy)

5.0Exceptional(5)
9 hires on Lessons
5+ years in business
Serves West Hollywood, CA
I am the Head Girls Basketball coach at Milken Community School in Bel Air. I also have an AAU basketball program called ProphetboyElite for both boys and girls. I played basketball at the college level and I am currently playing in a ProAm league. I grew up playing basketball since I was 5 years old. My grandfather was a professional basketball as well. I have been training/working with kids for the past 10 years and I am a head summer camp counselor/Sports specialist at Stephen S. Wise School. I love the game of basketball and I ultimately love to see the players I teach grow and become better people/players. It makes me extremely happy to ...
MICHAEL BLANKS SKILLS & DEVELOPMENT

MICHAEL BLANKS SKILLS & DEVELOPMENT

5.0(1)
5 hires on Lessons
5+ years in business
Serves West Hollywood, CA
Adam W. says, "He was great a true pro to this game he has a lot of knowledge and is a great trainer and explains everything" Read more
Rich Skills Training

Rich Skills Training

5.0Exceptional(6)
3 hires on Lessons
10+ years in business
Serves West Hollywood, CA
Tyren G. says, "one of the best coaches to workout with. It’s all about the details and coach Rich is all about that. He wants to see you succeed, you just have to trust him and be willing to work. " Read more
NBA Coach Markes Royster

NBA Coach Markes Royster

5.0Exceptional(59)
55 hires on Lessons
4+ years in business
Serves West Hollywood, CA
Erin L O. says, "My son has had 2 sessions with coach Markes so far. They have been well worth the money. He is feeling more confident and his high school coach has mentioned that he is seeing growth. Coach Markes was able to quickly pin point what my son needed to work on and focus on those skills. He did not waist time talking or making him scrimmage, which is the case with some other trainers. I am just so thankful to him that he has helped bring the joy of playing back to my son." Read more
SoCal Hoops Basketball Academy

SoCal Hoops Basketball Academy

4.7(3)
1 hire on Lessons
Serves West Hollywood, CA
Franz Q. says, "We feel very fortunate to be part of SoCal Hoops. My son has learned so much about basketball and life. The high level basketball training and mental mindset that SoCal Hoops teaches is one of the best I have seen. My son plays multiple sports. When other parents ask me about his athleticism, I always mention SoCal Hoops as his foundation. We would definitely recommend SoCal Hoops to all families." Read more
Majorhoops Skills Training LLC

Majorhoops Skills Training LLC

5.0Exceptional(13)
5+ years in business
Serves West Hollywood, CA
L. W. says, "Wonderful experience‼️ Jermey is so knowledgeable, personable and he makes it fun. Highly recommend. " Read more
"Be All You Can Be" Basketball Training

"Be All You Can Be" Basketball Training

New on Lessons
5 hires on Lessons
6+ years in business
Serves West Hollywood, CA
I am a very hands on trainer/coach. I do not just tell my players what to do but show them and usually do the drills and workouts with them as well. I show them when and where to use certain moves and also explain why, so they players basketball iq also increases. I have been playing basketball since a child. I played varsity basketball for four years at Granda Hills Charter High School. I was an All American my jr season (2017-18) at ULA after transferring from Cal State Northridge. I have played 4 years professionally in mexico, a season in the ABA, and a year in CANADA and agua caliente clippers gleague preseason 2021. I enjoying giving ba...
Ashanti Cook Elite Basketball Skills Training

Ashanti Cook Elite Basketball Skills Training

New on Lessons
9+ years in business
Serves West Hollywood, CA
Former Georgetown University guard, and seven year professional. My main focus is getting players to play the right way, with proper shooting techinque, ball handling, and the fundamentals to make you a complete basketball. I truly enjoy seeing my clients progress throughtout the hour and gaining confidence in themselves during the session and into the next session.

Your Basketball Training questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Lessons.

How much does a personal basketball trainer cost?

The average cost of a personal basketball trainer ranges from $30 to $150 per hour for one-on-one sessions. The cost can be influenced by factors such as the player's level (beginner, intermediate, or advanced), the trainer's experience and expertise, and the location where the training takes place.

Additionally, small group sessions of 2 to 4 children can cost $30 to $50 per session on average, while large group training of 4+ kids can cost $20 to $40 per session on average

How do you train for basketball?

A well-rounded basketball training regimen should include skill-specific workouts, strength and conditioning exercises, and a structured training program. Skill development includes shooting workouts, ball handling drills, and training tailored to your position, whether you’re a guard or post player.

Strength and conditioning exercises such as aerobic training and strength training for primary muscle groups like hips, quads, and glutes are critical. A structured 6-week training program that emphasizes form, technique, and skill progression should improve your game.

How many hours do basketball players train a week?

Basketball players, especially those aiming to improve their skills, may train for around 10 to 15 hours per week, depending on the level of their game. The specific distribution of training hours across skill development, strength training, and other aspects can vary based on individual needs and goals.

However, much of that training time does not require an instructor. Shooting hoops, working out at the gym, and playing pick-up games all count toward the total training time.

Is strength training important for basketball?

Yes, strengthtraining is essential for basketball players as it aids in the development of speed strength, absolute strength, and core strength. It boosts blast impulse, the ability to generate force rapidly, crucial for activities like jumping for rebounds and swift changes in direction.

Additionally, strength training enhances power output and agility, allowing players to respond quickly to on-court situations and maintain an edge over their opponents.

What questions should I ask a basketball trainer?

Ask these questions when picking a basketball trainer to help you meet your goals:

  • What is your background and experience in basketball training?
  • Have you worked with players at my skill level or position before?
  • What is your coaching philosophy and training style?
  • How do you tailor your training programs to individual needs?
  • What specific skills and aspects of the game do you emphasize in your training sessions?
  • How do you address both physical and mental aspects of player development?
  • Do you conduct initial assessments to identify strengths and areas for improvement?
  • How do you track and measure a player's progress over time?
  • How do you incorporate injury prevention strategies into your training programs?
  • What steps do you take to ensure the well-being of your athletes?
  • What is your availability for training sessions?
  • How do you handle scheduling and potential conflicts?
  • How do you communicate with players and provide feedback?
  • What role do players and parents/guardians play in the feedback process?
  • What are your fees and payment structure?
  • Are there any long-term commitments or package deals available?
  • Can you provide references from previous clients or players you have trained?
  • How do you work with players to set and achieve realistic goals?
  • What expectations do you have for players in terms of commitment and effort?

How do I choose a basketball trainer?

When selecting a basketball trainer, consider the following tips:

  • Look for a trainer with a solid background and experience in basketball training. Ideally, they should have worked with players at your skill level or in your position.
  • Understand the trainer's coaching philosophy and training style. Ensure it aligns with your goals and preferences for skill development.
  • Inquire about the specific skills and aspects of the game that the trainer emphasizes. Make sure they cover the areas you want to improve.
  • Check if the trainer conducts initial assessments to identify areas for improvement.
  • Ensure the trainer incorporates injury prevention strategies into their programs.
  • Consider the trainer's communication style, which is vital for a successful training relationship.
  • Verify the trainer's availability for sessions fits your routine.
  • Seek references from previous clients or players the trainer has worked with.
  • Understand the trainer's fees and payment structure.

Reviews for West Hollywood basketball trainers

Recent success stories from people in the West Hollywood area.
Romer B.
My son learned a lot from Coach Poncho highly recommended
Hoop Prodigy
Hope C.
Elijah is great! Very patient and knowledgeable. Hes great with our 7 year old son! We're very happy!
Elijah Cuffee (Prophetboy)
LeAndrew K.
Rich skills training prepares you become a better athlete each everyday . Teaches you all the ins and outs to be the best you can be . Rich skills training gets you in the best shape and pushes you to your full potential and you will reach a level you never thought you could reach . It is a challenge but if it was easy everyone would do it ! Be Great!
Rich Skills Training
Kheon E.
Coach Markes is a really good coach. He is very professional. My son is a all-star now. He play with more confidence, because he has become a way better player. He learn how to shoot,dribble and pass. I would recommend him.
NBA Coach Markes Royster
Brendan M.
Player growth is off the charts. Randy pushes the kids but is also very attentive to them as individuals.
SoCal Hoops Basketball Academy
Mike D.
Jeremy is a great trainer across all skill levels. He is engaging and patient with his clients. His expertise and knowledge shine through in every session. He’s highly motivating and extremely dedicated to drawing out the best from each individual he works with. His greatest attribute is that he ends up becoming a true friend and mentor.
Majorhoops Skills Training LLC
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