Billy Clapper has taken his inspiring story of success to camps, clinics, and events all over the United States. He shares his experiences in the game of basketball and in life to empower audiences both young and old. He is a believer that everything happens for a reason and emphasizes the importance of dedication, faith, and hard work in his message to each group.


Would you like to have Billy come to your camp, clinic, or event? If so, contact him at bclapper4@hotmail.com or 814-251-3383

Billy Clapper Basketball Camps

“Devoted to helping others achieve their dreams on and off the court”


Billy Clapper has been teaching and coaching at basketball camps since 2000. He has been a positive influence to thousands of boys and girls of all ages in helping them reach their goals. His desire is to teach the core fundamentals of the game of basketball, as he provides innovative teaching in an environment that reinforces skill development and challenges each participant to strive to reach their best.


For questions please contact Coach Billy Clapper at bclapper4@hotmail.com or 814-251-3383


December 2019

Garver Memorial YMCA Basketball Skills Clinic

12/27/2019 ~ Friday Registration Ends: 12/27/2019$15.00 - $20.00 | Garver Memorial YMCA 820 Grove St - Roaring Spring, PA 16673

Boys & Girls Entering Grades 3rd-9th



Our Garver Memorial YMCA Clinics will be held Friday, December 27th for boys and girls. Its purpose is to teach participants the fundamentals of the game and innovative skills for their improvement.



  • Instructional focus of teaching and reinforcing the fundamentals of the game
  • Advanced skills training that participants can use on their own to improve


Skills Instructed will include

*Lay ups, interior finishes, non dominant hand

*Mid range shooting and drill reinforcement

*Ball Handling Reaction, One Ball, Two Balls, Moving, Change of Speed, and Directional

*Passing Breakdown and hand-eye coordination development

*Individual and Team Defensive drills

*Emphasis on Teamwork and how to be a great teammate



Grades 3 to 5 ... 10:00am - 11:30am ... $15.00

Grades 6 to 9 ... 12:00pm - 02:00pm ... $20.00 


What to bring: Each participant should bring a basketball with their name on it to the clinic.


Camp Director: Billy Clapper

Coach and Skills Instructor at IMG Academy in Bradenton, FL

10 years as a college basketball coach (Penn State Altoona, Pitt Johnstown, Indiana State)

Former College Basketball Player at Youngstown State University

20th year directing, speaking, and teaching at basketball camps



Please check in 30 minutes prior to the start time.



Garver Memorial YMCA 820 Grove St Roaring Spring, PA 16673


Please check your email regularly as this is our primary way to communicate. Any additional information that we need to convey as the camp draws closer will be passed on to you via the e-mail address that you supplied when you registered for camp. Please make it a habit to check your e-mail daily, this will eliminate any confusion and or miscommunication.

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