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    ZadorSpain Camps – High Performance International Basketball & Language Camp


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Destination: Spain
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Provided By: Independent Provider
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: Two Weeks
    • Entering Grade: Below 6th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Sports
    • Sub-Categories: Spanish, Basketball
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    • Credit Awarded: No
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    International Basketball Camps in Spain!

    Youth Basketball Summer Camps in Spain will provide young basketball players with fun and intense training to take their basketball game to the next level with professional basketball coaches. Students will make friends from different countries, learn and practice Spanish language, while having fun and enjoying their holidays in Spain. Find out more!


    High Performance International Basketball Camps for boys and girls from 9 to 18 years old: basketball training to improve your basketball skills in Summer Basketball Development Camps, Spanish language course, and activities to enjoy your summer vacations in Spain. Summer Basketball Camps in Alicante or Vitoria also includes residential accommodation, a wide range of social, cultural and sports activities and all the necessary support to make your Basketball Summer Camp in Spain a success.

    * Both basketball summer camps are designed for players who seriously want to improve their basketball skills.


    In the South part of the Valencia Region, Alicante is located 185 Km from Valencia, 60 Km from Elche, 515 Km from Barcelona and 422 Km from Madrid.

    Alicante has excellent connections with other cities in Spain and Europe. Alicante airport (El Altet) is located 11 km from Alicante and it is about 30 min from the airport to the city centre.


    Overnight Basketball Camp

    1-week camp: from Sunday 15 July to Sunday 22 or from Sunday 23 to Sunday 29 (arrival from 16:00 h at the residence and departure between 9:00 and 12:00 from the residence)

    2-week camp: from Sunday 15 July to Sunday 29 (arrival from 16:00 h at the residence and departure between 9:00 and 12:00 from the residence)

    Day Basketball Camp

    1-week Basketball Camp: from Monday 16 to Friday 20 or from Monday 23 to Friday 27 (arrival Monday at 9:20 at the Sports Hall) and departure Friday at 18:30 at Zador language School.

    2-weeks Basketball Camp: from Monday 16 to Friday 20 and from Monday 23 to Friday 27 (arrival Monday at 9:20 at the Sports Hall) and departure Friday at 18:30 at Zador language School.

    Coaches and assistant coaches

    • David Gil, senior basketball coach and assistant coach in the Spanish League, is the sports consultant in charge of planning training sessions.

    •Camp coaches include Mladen Jegdic, FIBA senior basketball coach from Serbia; Shay Millar West, professional basketball player from US and other senior coaches.

    • Assistant coaches with extensive experience of coaching at youth levels and at camps

    • On-site physiotherapist at training sessions.

    Language Courses

    - 3 lessons per day English or Spanish language courses taught by Zador Language School in Alicante are designed to obtain practical results in Spanish or English language skills: verbal fluency, quick listening and reading comprehension, as well as correct writing.

    Language lessons are taught by fully qualified professionals who have ample experience in teaching languages.

    The teachers use imaginative techniques and systems, some traditional and others innovative, encouraging the students to obtain the maximum results while they are with us.


    3-star Hotel-Residence Accommodation

    The Hotel-Residence is situated in the university area, about 15 minutes by transport from the basketball courts and the language school in Alicante city centre.

    All rooms are exterior-facing and are exceptionally bright. Each room has a fully-equipped bathroom, WIFI Internet connection, TV,and air-conditioning. These 18 square metre rooms are fully-furnished with 2 or 3 beds, wardrobe, and study desk.


    Residential participants at the basketball camp join up with the participants of the tennis, sailing, surfing or golf camps to take part in guided sightseeing visits scheduled for the weeks the basketball camp takes place.

    These visits include the city of Alicante (Santa Bárbara Castle, Museum of Archeology, Bonfires Museum), beach trips, shopping evening, etc.

    During their stay, basketball camp participants take part in planned activities alongside both Spanish and foreign participants from the tennis, sailing, windsurfing and golf camps.

    Zador staff will accompany campers during activities. One camp counsellor for every 10-15 participants.