H2G's Back2School Jam

Hard2Guard's 3on3 Basketball Tournament is Endorsed by  FIBA and USA Basketball.

The Back2School Tournament is a National Qualifier for the 2016 FIBA World Championships.

August 22nd 2015

Location: The Long Center in Clearwater, FL

Times: 8am - 5pm


$125 for 12 & Under ~ Co-Ed

$135 for 14 & Under ~ Co-Ed

$145 for 16 & Under ~ Co-Ed

$150 for 18 & Under ~ Boys & Girls Divisions

$175 for 18+ ~ Men's Division

H2G 3-Point Shoot Out Challenge

(12:00 - 1:00pm)

Tournament Will be Played with Official FIBA Rules

+12 Second Shot Clock

~ 5 Game Guarantee ~

Food & Concessions will be Available for Purchase

$10 Admission for Spectators

Registration is Now Open

(**First 50 Teams Only)

Hard2Guard 3on3

Run~N~Gun Basketball League

(Shorter Courts)

Full Court

Introducing Hard2Guard's NEW 3on3 Basketball LEAGUE!!!!

Hard2Guard 3on3 Back-2-School Tournament

Hard2Guard Basketball is based in Pinellas County Florida


Coach Kolaxis is the founder and director of Hard2Guard Basketball. With over 25 years of playing and coaching experience, Coach Kolaxis is determined to improve basketball in Pinellas County Florida through training, camps, leagues, tournaments, and community outreach.

Coach Chris is a Certified Coach through USA Basketball

Coach Chris Kolaxis

Summer Camp Dates:
June 15th – 19th @ MLK Rec $95-"Soldout"
June 22nd – 26th @ OLL (Flag Football Camp) $75
June 29th – July 2nd @ MLK Rec (4 days) $75
July 13th - 17th @ MLK Rec $95
July 27th - 31st MLK Rec $95
July 27th - 31st @ OLL (Flag Football Camp) $75
August 17th - 21st @ MLK Rec $95

**Discounts for Siblings & Multi Camps**
All Camps Include Camp T-Shirts, Guest Coaches, Trainers, Prizes, Awards, Giveaways, and a Pizza Party on Fridays  
Times: 8:30am-4:00pm, 5-1 Campers to Coaches
Boys & Girls, Ages 7-16
Locations: O.L.L. 730 San Salvador Drive Dunedin & MLK Rec 550 Laura Lane Dunedin
Please Note: Some of these camps will feature NBA and NFL Trainers, and Guest coaches making special appearances….


Summer Camps (Basketball & Flag Football)

H2G Summer Team Try-Outs

Grades 5th - 11th
Season Runs June - August
8-10 player teams 
5-7 Tournaments and Leagues
Weekly Practices, Skills Training, College Recruiting Profiles & Team Uniforms
Call Coach K for Try-Out Dates & Info 727-644-8779

 Our Clinics Include:  

Hard2Guard skills training, followed by 30 minutes of intense shooting clinics

This is an elite Hard2Guard Training to get your player to reach his/her potential. Basketball Season is Right Around the Corner and Your Player Should be at his/her BEST!!!! 

~ Thursday Clinics are held at the Countryside Rec Center

*** We will be taking the Summer off for our SUNDAY Afternoon Clinics. They will begin again in September... Stay Tuned. ***

Thank You To All Of Our Partners & Sponsors!!!

Achieve Your Goals Whatever your Basketball goals? Leagues, Camps, Clinics, 1on1 Training and Tournaments. We've got you covered!!! Check out all that we have to offer!!!

Basketball Leagues

Hard2Guard Cares

Thanks for checking out our site we’re here to help you along. We warmly welcome you to our clinics and our staff and trainers would love to discuss your goals and how we can help you meet them.

Who We Are

We are a Premier Basketball Organization with a strong commitment towards helping youth players achieve their goals in basketball and to provide a positive environment for young adults to enjoy playing in Leagues and Tournaments.

  • Basketball Camps
  • Weekly Training Clinics
  • Parent's Night Out
  • Overnight Camp
  • Youth, High school & Adult Leagues
  • 3on3 & 5on5 Tournaments
  • Competitive Travel Teams (AAU-USSSA)

6 Week League ~ 10 Games + Playoffs

2 ~ 20minute Games Each Week

5 Man Rosters

Ages: Middle School, High School & Adult Divisions

Run~N~Gun Scoring

1 Referee Per Court

Player Stats

Awards for 1st & 2nd Place

Cost: $200 Per Team or $40 Per Player

~ Starting Mondays, July 6th~

To Reserve Your Spot Call

League Director Coach K (727)644-8779

~ Play More ~ Score More ~ Have More FUN!!! ~

Call Tournament Director Coach K (727)644-8779

Pinellas County's One and Only Overnight Basketball Camp!!!
When: June 27th
Check-In: 6:30 - 7:00
Camp Time: 7:00pm - 7:00am
Pick-Up: 7:00am - 8:00am
Where: Gulf Coast Church Gym
13301 Walsingham Rd. Largo, FL 33774
Who: Boys & Girls Ages 10-16
Cost: $40 (Includes Dinner and Breakfast)
Ratio: 5 Campers to 1 Coach, Separate Sleeping Rooms for Boys & Girls (Male & Female Coach Counselors)
Camp Highlights: Skills & Drills Stations, 5on5, 3on3, and 1on1 Competitions & Games, 3-Point Shootout Contest, Free Throw Contests, and an ALL STAR Challenge Contest!!!
Guest Coaches, Trainers, and Speakers
Lots of FUN and a Great Night of Basketball!!!
*Parent's Night Out Hours: 7:00 - 11:00pm

Cost: $25 Includes Dinner
Reserve Your Spot Here:

Hard2Guard's Overnight Basketball Camp

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Our Mission:

To enhance the quality of life and create memorable experiences by connecting the community through basketball and family fun events.

"Hard2Guard is a Christ Driven Organization here to better the lives of the people in our community through basketball and events..."

-Coach Chris

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Get to Know Us

Hard2Guard is based in Clearwater, Fl. We have continued to grow and work on building Basketball in Pinellas County through Camps, Clinics, Leagues and Community 3on3 & 5on5 Tournaments  since 2004!