Academy Registration 2018-2019

Dave Harris is the director of Basketball Training. Coach Harris is an accomplished basketball player, coach, and trainer. David Harris was born in Rochester, New York then moved to Arizona in 1984. Dave Harris later attended Corona Del Sol High school where he helped lead Corona Del Sol High to a State championship as a player in 1989.  Dave has many years coaching experience and many of those were at the high school level. Dave has operated the Arizona Run-N-Gun basketball program for years and now operates the Arizona Wizards Basketball Academy, as well. Arizona Run n Gun Basketball Academy is designed to train and develop players from the beginners’ level to the advanced level.The Run n Gun Academy is designed like a school we participate in training all year round while also playing in numerous leagues and tournaments around the Arizona area. The Run n Gun Academy is all year round which gives you the opportunity to come and go throughout the year. Our purpose and goals are to train and develop Arizona’s basketball youths to the elite status thru discipline and hard work and the enhancement of their basketball IQ.

Academy Policies

ACADEMY COST:  250.00 Registration fees which enroll you in the academy for a full year and your Aug dues. The Academy goes from August 2017 until August 2018   No Refunds

MONTHLY   DUES:  100.00 a month for 2 practices a week and some Months we will go 3 times a week.  ALL DUES ARE DUE AT THE 1st OF THE MONTH  (Once dues are paid there are no refunds)


  • $10 late fee for anything paid between 2nd and 5th
  • $25 late fee for anything paid after the 5th.
  • Bounced checks will be assessed an additional $30 fee and will parent will be prohibited from writing a check that year.

****Parent MUST give 2 month notice if taking a break from the Academy*****

This notice is mandatory or you face not being able to come back. All participants cannot leave the Academy for a extend time exceeding 3 months or more consecutive or nonconsecutive without getting the Director consent. They will face being removed from the Academy without an approval from the Director.

AGE RANGE: 1st thru 8th Grade. We train advanced skill players to beginners. EVERYONE is welcome! NO cuts are made we keep every kid that wants to get better. We focus more on our kid’s development and skill level through hard work and discipline.

LOCATIONS:  Gilbert Boys and Girls club, 44 N Oak St Gilbert, AZ 85233 and Chandler YMCA 1655 W Frye Rd, Chandler, AZ 85224


  • Players will play in YBA, YMCA, BOYS & GIRLS CLUB, Town of Gilbert Leagues, City of Chandler leagues, and other leagues. Some players will also play in Club basketball tournament throughout the year
  • League and tournament fees are to be split evenly between parents.

Fundraisers:  We will have 1 major fundraiser a year to help pay for basketball equipment, uniforms, and t-shirts.

Donations and Sponsorships: Donations will help scholarship families that are unable to participate in the program. Sponsorships are welcome. We will place the company name on uniform and advertise for them on our website:

Club Team tryouts will be held in November and everyone participating in the Academy will have an opportunity to try out for a Club Team. We will have a 9U, 10U, 11U, 12U, 13U All participants please be advised if you don’t make the club team which is our VARSITY team you will be placed on JV and participate in only leagues.

Academy Registration

You can register online or download a .pdf form that you can fill out and turn in directly to the director of the academy.