LEXINGTON, Ky. – The annual and always popular John Calipari Women’s Clinic has been set for Oct. 25 from 3-6 p.m. at the Joe Craft Center on the UK campus. The clinic, now in its seventh season, is designed for women with all levels of basketball knowledge and experience and offers an exclusive inside look at the UK men’s basketball program. The cost is $100. Fans can register at UKathletics.com/camps.
Check-in for the Women’s Clinic will be from 1-3 p.m. on Oct. 25 at the Lexington Avenue entrance of the Joe Craft Center (UK ticket office side). Throughout the designated check-in time, attendees can enjoy refreshments and a self-guided tour of the Joe Craft Center. Men’s basketball staff members will be stationed throughout the facility for demonstrations and questions. Following check-in, the women’s clinic will include scheduled presentations by staff and players on the inner workings of the program, as well as a Q & A with Calipari (pictured), UK coaches and the 2015-16 Wildcats. Attendees are encouraged to wear comfortable attire (athletic shoes) and participate in activities and presentations at their own risk. Parking will be available in the E lot located on the north side of the Joe Craft Center. Attendees must park in a legal parking spot in that E lot only (parking in R lots is not permitted). The event will feature a camp store with Kentucky basketball items available for purchase. Please note that the camp store can only accept cash or checks as a form of payment This clinic is open to women only and recruitable age participants (currently in the 7th-12th grades, junior college or prep school) are not permitted to register for or attend the clinic, per NCAA rules. Those who wish to register for the 2015 John Calipari Women’s Clinic can do so online and are encouraged to sign up as soon as possible due to limited spots available. The 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 Women’s Clinics were sold out. Once you have completed the registration process, you will receive a confirmation email with itinerary. You will receive reminder emails with additional details of the event. Any clinic-related questions can be called into the men’s basketball camp line at 859-257-9457 or 859-257-1916.
Photo by Jamie H. Vaught