Trick Shots Pro Coming Soon

5 Things You Didn't Know About Training Camp with the Harlem Globetrotters

Training camp with the Harlem Globetrotters is not your typical training camp. 

Every September, all the players in the Harlem Globetrotters organization come together to start practicing for the upcoming tour. Like most team training camps, there are drills, plays and fundamentals that all the players need to practice, but the Globetrotters aren't your typical team. Training camp starts this week and here are five things you didn't know about training camp with the Harlem Globetrotters.

1. Water/Confetti bucket throwing practice is mandatory.

Or else we won't have spot on  accuracy during games.

 

2. All players must attend history class.

Taught by coaches and former Globetrotter players about the history and tradition of the team.

 

3. There's practice gear, game gear and then there are props...

You always need a good set of props. Training camp is where we test them all out.

 

4. Dance battles have been known to break out.

Globie, Big G and the players can all dance. See for yourself...

5. You can get insider access.

Got a question? Just ask! We'll be answering all your training camp questions throughout the week.

 

-The Harlem Globetrotters

Be the first to receive Harlem Globetrotters news and updates by subscribing to our RSS Newsfeed:http://feeds.feedburner.com/harlemglobetrotters/news. We have a strict policy of delivering quality, quirky and entertaining Globetrotter content. If you’re a fan of the Harlem Globetrotters, basketball, sports or fun*,  Subscribe in a reader now!

*Or any combination of the above

Enjoy this article? There's more where that came from! Keep in touch for the latest and greatest: Stay Connected with the Harlem Globetrotters. Or if you want the REALLY good stuff*, sign up for our official Fan Club: Globetrotter Nation.

*By REALLY good, we mean exclusive-members-only-too-good-to-be-true good. Did we mention there are monthly prizes given out?

Comments

English French Spanish