Spots remain in athletic camps and workshops scheduled in July. Killeen Parks & Rec will host three athletic development programs to bring expert coaching to area athletes.
Maximize Potential is offering Athlete Speed School July 18 and 25 from 10 to 10:45 a.m. at Lions Club Park. Sessions are for athletes age 12 and older and focus on improving athletic ability using a four-part training model: prime, perform, power, protect. The cost is $15 per player per session.
Lonestar Soccer Club is putting on a weeklong soccer camp July 20 through 24 from 8 a.m. to noon at Lions Club Park. Participants must have been born between 2005 and 2015. Nationally licensed staff will offer customized instruction for all skill levels. Scrimmages and an end-of-week tournament will put new skills into action. The cost is $100 per player.
Breakthrough Basketball Coach Tasheba Butler will lead a shooting and offensive skills camp July 28 through 30 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Family Recreation Center. Boys and girls in grades 5th through 12th will learn shooting fundamentals and specialized techniques for improving speed, accuracy and agility. The cost is $245 per player. Coaching and observing coach opportunities are also available.
Registration is available online for all programs at KilleenTexas.gov/KPR. For more information, call Parks and Recreation at 501-6390.