Hot Shot Sports Training

Hot Shot Sports Training

5.0 (4)
1 hire on Lessons.com
1 employee
3 years in business

About this pro

I have been teaching personalized basketball lessons since I graduated from Haverford College in 2005.  I have taught players of all skills levels and age ranges during that time in both an individual and group setting. 

There is no secret recipe to becoming a better shooter. The fact of the matter is that becoming a great shooter really comes down to two things: knowledge and repetition. Repetition is accomplished through hours and hours of practicing to fine-tune and master the basketball shot. However, the "knowledge" portion is a little more challenging to accomplish. That is where we come in to play! Utilizing our years of basketball knowledge and training, we have put together an advanced -- but not complicated -- system for analyzing a player's shot. We are firm believers that one of the best ways for a player to become a better shooter is to first see what he or she is doing well and ultimately where he or she can improve.

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Credentials

Haverford, PA 19041
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4 Reviews

5.0

  • Heather

    ​“Coach Mark is not only a wonderful coach, but an excellent role model for our eleven year old son. He has worked with our son on all of his basketball skills from ball-handling to passing to shooting in a fun and competitive way. His attitude and encouragement have boosted our son’s confidence as well as his skills.  Coach Mark has truly brought out the best in our son!”

  • Stephen

    Coach Mark is a GREAT coach. He relates exceptionally well to players at all ages and levels. Mark clearly knows the proper form and techniques to be a sound basketball player, and most importantly, he knows how to teach his students.

  • John

    Mark is prompt & professional w/ communication. My son always comes home from his training eager to show me what they worked on. I see his confidence growing w/ each session.

  • Heather

    Coach Mark is not only a wonderful coach, but an excellent role model for our eleven year old son. He has worked with our son on all basketball skills from ball-handling to passing to shooting in a fun and competitive way. His attitude and encouragement have boosted our son's confidence as well as his skills. Coach Mark has truly brought out the best in our son!



FAQs


What is your typical process for working with a new student?

There is no secret recipe to becoming a better shooter. The fact of the matter is that becoming a great shooter really comes down to two things: knowledge and repetition. Repetition is accomplished through hours and hours of practicing to fine-tune and master the basketball shot. However, the "knowledge" portion is a little more challenging to accomplish. That is where we come in to play! Utilizing our years of basketball knowledge and training, we have put together an advanced -- but not complicated -- system for analyzing a player's shot. We are firm believers that one of the best ways for a player to become a better shooter is to first see what he or she is doing well and ultimately where he or she can improve.


What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

Founder of Hot Shot Sports Training

4-year varsity starter at Haverford College

1,000 point scorer at Haverford College

Centennial Conferce leading scorer 2001-2002 and 2004-2005

Street and Smith Pre-season All-American

Herb Good Philadelphia-area small school outstanding achievement award

Haverford College Varsity Cup in 2005


Lessons offered