FAQ’s


We know you have questions, and we are here to help! Below you will find answers to general Phenom Camp questions.

General Questions

Q: How do I register for the camp if I received an invitation?

Go to www.phenomamerica.com, click on Camps, click on National, click on Register button. You have 30 days from the day you receive your invitation to register.

Q: How can I nominate someone for the Phenom camps?

Go to www.phenomamerica.com, click on Camps, click on “Nominate a Player” and fill out the appropriate information.

Please Note: Phenom has established a regional camp program run by knowledgeable and experienced regional Camp Directors in order to facilitate the selection process. These Directors will evaluate and deliver personal invitations to selected young players for a spot in the camp. Please visit the Regional Camps list on the website to find a camp in your area.

Q: What if there is no Regional camp close to my hometown?

You can contact the National Phenom office at 951-247-9669.

Q: What is the cost of the camp?

The cost of the camp varies depending on your housing needs.

The cost is generally $599.00 with housing and $535.00 without housing.

Q: Do you provide meals and housing during registration?

No meals or housing are provided on registration day.

Q: What do I bring if I am staying in the dorms?

You should bring personal hygiene items, a sleeping bag or bed linens to fit a TWIN bed, and a bath towel.

Do I need to bring my own basketball shoes?

You are to bring your own shoes; we do NOT provide shoes. You can bring any brand you desire.

Q: Will I be able to purchase official Phenom Merchandise at the camp?

Yes, we will provide an Official Merchandise store during the camp weekend. Store items will include, but not limited to, the following:

Shorts • T-shirts • Lanyards • Socks • Camp Programs • Hoodies, etc.

Q: Is their an admission fee at the National Phenom camp for spectators and can I video tape my child?

Yes, there is a $10.00 per day admission fee per person.  You are allowed to video and/or take photographs of your child.

Q: What meals are provided at the camp?

Friday – lunch/dinner
Saturday – lunch/dinner
Sunday – lunch

Q: What time does the camp conclude on Sunday?

The camp usually concludes no later than 6:00 p.m.

Q: What is the closet airport?

San Diego International Airport

Note: This information is for San Diego camps. Other camp locations will list closest airport and other pertinent information. Please call Phenom for more information if needed.

Q: Where is the camp held?

The camp is held at AIU (Alliant International University)

10455 Pomerado Road
San Diego, CA 92131

Q: Is there a Host Hotel for Phenom Campers?

Four Points by Sheraton San Diego
8110 Aero Drive
San Diego CA 92123 United States
Phone:(1)(858) 277-8888

Are parents allowed to stay in the dorms?

No, parents are NOT allowed to stay in the dorms. It is reserved for coaches and players only.

Q: Will refreshments be given or provided for the campers?

Gatorade will sponsor the event with refresments. Gatorade jugs will be stationed at each court. Alliant University also provides a snack bar and vending machines.