Spring Holiday Camps

AM Elite Hoops x Hawthorn Magic – High Performance Camp

VJBL Players Born 2007-2012

Rep Ready Camp

Domestic players 2013-2016 (who want to try out for VJBL basketball)

Super Camps

Domestic or VJBL Players born 2012-2015

AM Elite Hoops x Hawthorn Magic High Performance Camp

Trinity Grammar School – Kew
$220 per player for BOTH DAYS (Current Magic VJBL players. $250 for other VJBL players)

AM Elite Hoops and Hawthorn Magic are collaborating for THE Rep camp you need to be at this school holidays!

Open to all current VJBL players born between 2007 and 2012, Avi Meyerson of AM Elite Hoops and Tim Bamford (Hawthorn Magic Director of Coaching) will take your game to the next level.

Avi Meyerson is Founder of AM Elite Hoops, a premiere player development service with camps and academies in Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific. Meyerson, a native of Seattle, Wash., U.S., has more than 15 years of advanced basketball coaching experience.

AM Elite Hoops provides dynamic on-court instruction and a mentoring program to guide players through their basketball careers. Since moving to Australia in 2013, Meyerson has been instrumental in helping dozens of players from the region play college basketball,

Despite being over 12,000 miles away from North America, Meyerson remains active in the U.S. Basketball scene where each summer he is invited to work top camps and clinics.

Before his move to Melbourne, Meyerson coached both college and professional basketball.


If you have any questions, please contact:
Basketball Programs Manager
Kyle Ogden

Boys Super Camp

The Hawthorn Magic Super Camp is absolutely perfect for basketball loving boys this school holidays!

Mornings: Skills stations
Midday: Shooting competitions
Afternoon: Proper, refereed basketball games!

In the middle of day one, each coach will secretly take turns selecting their team. Each team will battle it out with the objective of becoming the Spring Super Camp Champs!

There will be one coach for every 8 participants, and medals awarded to the winners of the shooting competitions and tournament. Each team will play at least3 games!

If you have any further questions, please contact Basketball Programs Manager Kyle Ogden.

Rep Ready Camp

Want to be ready to try out for the Hawthorn Magic VJBL program? Sign up to our Rep Ready Camp! Coach Kyle will sharpen the skills needed to excel at tryouts, with the support of our expert coaches. At $80, the full day camp is amazing value, and your child will get heaps out of it too!

Focus points for the camp will be:

  • Shooting Technique
  • Layups and Driving
  • Individual Defence, Full and Half Court
  • Decision Making

There are only limited spots available, so sign up today!

If you have any further questions, please contact Basketball Programs Manager Kyle Ogden.