Rookie Skills Academy

This is a detailed skills academy focusing on the 5 pillars of basketball success for both boys and girls ages 5-8.

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Whether your playing in a youth league that doesn't work on skill work or you simply want your child to get better at the game of basketball you've come to the right spot.

There have been plenty of kids that have some thru our skills academies that have gone from the last person on there team to get passed the ball, the go to guy.

At OC Rain Basketball we work on many fundamentals with the game of basketball including shooting, passing, dribbling, and more.  Here at the Rookie skills academy we cater our programs to the individuals imbalances and weaknesses as a player. Whether it's on the court, basketball wise, or athletically.

Usually the kids at the OC Rain Basketball Rookie Skills Academy comes out with very limited and skill, but end up leaving OC Rain Basketball with more knowledge and skill then before.  No matter what level of basketball you are coming from OC Rain Basketball is for you.

In our Rookie Skills academy we combine Strength, Speed, and Agility with our Progressive Basketball Skills Academy.  Every player that signs up for the skills academy get to choose from the pricing below.

Here's all that we work on here at OC Rain Basketball. Here are the main aspects that we work on here at OC Rain Basketball. 

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    Character Developement

    Developing the basketball players character focusing on developing respect, confidence, honor, fairness, and integrity. Helping the basketball players develop off the court.

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    Speed, Strength, and Agility

    Strength and conditioning is extremely important to improving as a basketball player. Players spend hours working on their jump shot, shooting jumper after jumper in their driveway or in a gym just to make sure they can hit shots in a game.

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    Progressive Skill Advancement

    We focus on progressing the player smoothly starting at the rookie level, novice level, and then advancing to the elite level. So once your child has mastered a set of drills we will have them go to the next level, and master the next set of drills.

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    Attention to Detail

    Training is what separates mediocre results to extraordinary results. For example the small stuff like body mechanics when your on defense, dribbling technique, shooting form on your shot, and being in the correct position to jump at all times will propel you to be the best basketball player possible. This is all important to pay attention to the details so when the game comes you're ready.

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    Developing Strong Basketball IQ

    What is basketball IQ? While IQ in real life is defined as the score you get from any number of standardized tests. On the basketball court it’s knowing what to do on the court from a team and individual player prospective at all times.

If you're still skeptical about giving us a try. Come attend a week free of our academy. This week includes 1 speed, strength, and agility session and 2 progressive basketball skills academy session.

Just give us a call or email me before you come so we can be expecting you and we'll get you started.

Phone Number: 714.469.9254 Email:

...Or if you're interested in signing up the packages up above. All you would need to do is purchase the package that suits you best, and bring in your receipt to your first training session.

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Locations of Training 

Misty May Training Facility

14522 Myford Rd. Irvine, Ca 92606

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Functional Sports Performance

2004 Mcgaw Ave., Irvine, Ca 92614

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Day, Times, and Locations of Training 

Monday - Speed, Strength, and Agility 5;30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. for 2-5th grade kids

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. for 5th - 8th grade At

Functional Sports Performance - 2004 McGaw Ave, Irvine, CA 92614

Tuesday - (Rookie and Pro Academy) 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. (Novice and Pro Skills Academy) - 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. at the Misty May Training Facility

Misty May Training Facility Address - 14522 Myford Rd, Irvine, CA 92606 Wednesday - Off

Thursday - (Rookie and Pro Skills Academy) 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m (Novice and Pro Skills Academy) 7:30 p.m.- 9 p.m.

Frequently Asked Questions

What if my child has never played basketball before?

This is perfect for them. No matter if your child is just starting out or has been playing basketball for a couple years OC Rain Basketball Rookie Skills academy is for them. This is where we help them with the 5 pillars of basketball success and speed up their development process.

How much will this cost for the Rookie Skills academy?

For the Rookie Skills Academy we have two different options. We give you the option to sign up for both the Speed, Strength, and Agility sessions and the Rookie Skills Academy at the same time

Or the option to just take advantage of just our progressive skills academy by itself, and pay a recurring monthly fee.

If we are part of another team? Can you still become part of our program?

No matter what program that you are coming from we welcome your with open arms to become part of ours. If you are playing on a team it's perfectly fine, we have a place for you. We'll just working your athleticism enhancement and the 5 pillars of basketball success. 

Do you work on team basketball?

During our skills academy we do not focus on any team concepts. The rookie skills academy is strictly developing the skills of the basketball player. This includes shooting, dribbling, passing, and all the necessary skills to take your basketball game to the next level.

Is the Rookie Skills Academy Co-ed?

Yes, the Rookie Skills Academy is co-ed. Every player will be doing things at there own pace, and all the drills will be customized towards their needs.

How do we get started with OC Rain Basketball?

In order to get started with OC Rain Basketball you'll need to purchase your web offer by click here.


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