Welcome to Lightning Academy: Elevate Your Game!

Unleash Your Potential on the Court

At Lightning Academy, we believe in the power of passion, dedication, and precision on the basketball court. Whether you’re a beginner taking your first dribbles or a seasoned player looking to refine your skills, our expert coaches are here to guide you every step of the way.

Why Choose Lightning Academy?

  • Tailored Training Programs: Our programs are designed for players of all ages and skill levels. From fundamentals to advanced techniques, we’ve got you covered.
  • Professional Coaching Staff: Learn from the best! Our experienced coaches bring a wealth of knowledge and a passion for the game to every session.
  • State-of-the-Art Facilities: All training sessions take place at the Northwell Island Garden (45 Cherry Valley Avenue, West Hempstead, NY 11552)
  • Comprehensive Skill Development: Whether it’s shooting, dribbling, defense, or teamwork, we focus on every aspect of the game to help you reach your full potential.

Programs for Every Player


Our small group training sessions are designed to build a strong foundation of skills for each individual player. Compete and build confidence as you will be surrounded by players of similar skill and abilities. Our programs are designed to have all players learn proper mechanics and be able to apply them to live game situations. Work on specific aspects of your game, receive personalized feedback, and see measurable improvements in your performance.

Semi Private & individual Instruction

We offer semi private and individual instruction sessions. Please contact for more information.

Join Lightning Academy Today

Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of Lightning Academy. We have programs that run in six week cycles but we offer open enrollment. Sessions are limited and will be closed out, so RESERVE YOUR SPOT TODAY.

How to Get Started:

  • Register Online: Sign up for your selected program through our convenient online registration system.

Ready to elevate your game? Join Lightning Academy and let’s hit the court together!

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