Capital City Go-Go Tryouts

2021 CAPITAL CITY GO-GO OPEN TRYOUTS

The Capital City Go-Go will host four Open Tryouts sessions over back-to-back days for prospective players.

This is an opportunity to showcase your skills, talent and determination in front of the Capital City Go-Go coaching staff and front office for your chance to earn an invitation to Go-Go Training Camp.

The number of participants will be limited in each session and all participants must meet NBA G League eligibility requirements.

Session 1 – September 11 – 9am to 12pm – Max of 30 Participants – SOLD OUT

Session 2 – September 11 – 2pm to 5pm – Max of 30 Participants – SOLD OUT

Session 3 – September 12 – 9am to 12pm – Max of 30 Participants – SOLD OUT

Session 4 – September 12 – 2pm to 5pm – Max of 30 Participants – SOLD OUT

Each session will be limited to the first 30 registrations.

REGISTRATIONS HAVE ALL FILLED UP.

OPEN TRYOUTS FEE

Early Registration: $200

Registration includes entry to the session you register for and your Capital City Go-Go Open Tryout Jersey, which you get to take home.

 

OPEN TRYOUTS GUIDELINES

For the safety of our staff and the other participants, the following guidelines must be followed:

  • All participants must be vaccinated
  • All participants must wear a mask when not active on the court
  • No guests, including spouses and children, will be permitted to attend. This is a limited capacity event and restricted to participants only.
  • All participants must come dressed in athletic clothes, ready to play
  • There will not be access to locker room/dressing room.
  • There will not be access to a trainer for athletic taping
  • All participants must wear basketball shoes with appropriate soles

The Capital City Go-Go, Monumental Sports & Entertainment and Events DC assume no responsibility for stolen or misplaced items while you are on-site. Please store any lose items in your vehicle or in a safe location while you’re participating.

 

OPEN TRYOUTS FAQ

WHAT IS THIS TRYOUT FOR?
This open tryout is for an opportunity to earn an invitation to the Capital City Go-Go Training Camp.

 

HOW DO I REGISTER? HOW MANY SPOTS ARE AVAILABLE?
REGISTRATIONS HAVE ALL FILLED UP.

There are four sessions available, each with a maximum of 30 participants allowed. Participants can only register for one session each.

 

HOW MUCH IS REGISTRATION? WHAT IS INCLUDED?
Early Registration (online) is $200. Once all spots are registered, a wait list will open up on this website.

Registration includes entry to the session you register for and your Capital City Go-Go Open Tryout Jersey, which you get to take home.

 

WHERE DO TRYOUTS TAKE PLACE?
The tryouts take place at Entertainment & Sports Arena.

Entertainment & Sports Arena
1100 Oak Drive SE
Washington, DC 20032

DIRECTIONS VIA WAZE

 

WHEN DO TRYOUTS TAKE PLACE?
We will host four total sessions.
Session 1 – September 11 – 9am to 12pm
Session 2 – September 11 – 2pm to 5pm
Session 3 – September 12 – 9am to 12pm
Session 4 – September 12 – 2pm to 5pm

 

WHERE DO I PARK?
Parking will be available in the BLUE LOT next to Entertainment & Sports Arena

GETTING THERE

Please keep in mind, Sessions 1 and 2 take place on the 20th anniversary of 9/11. Travel around the Washington, DC area may require additional time and planning to get to the arena.

 

DO I NEED TO BE VACCINATED? DO I NEED TO WEAR A MASK?
Yes. All participants must be fully vaccinated. In addition, we ask that you submit a copy of your vaccination card upon registration per NBA G League Regulations.

All participants will also be required to wear a mask while not actively playing on the court.

 

WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING WITH ME?
Participants will need to bring:

  • Your Registration Confirmation (will be emailed directly to you after registering)
  • Your 2021 NBA G League Release & Eligibility Form, which also should be submitted upon registerinG
  • Your NBA G League Registration Form, which also should be submitted upon registering
  • Your NBA G League Medical Consent and Authorization Form, which also should be submitted upon registering
  • Athletic shoes
  • Water and snack. No meals will be provided during the tryout sessions.
  • Anything else you require to play basketball. All participants should come dressed ready to play.

 

DO YOU HAVE A DRESSING ROOM/LOCKER ROOM?
Restrooms are available, but there is no formal dressing room or locker room available. Participants should come dressed and ready to play.

 

WILL YOU HAVE AN ATHLETIC TRAINER ON-SITE FOR ATHLETIC TAPING?
Participants will not have access to an athletic trainer for athletic taping. Should you require athletic taping, we recommend getting that done prior to your session.

 

WHO CAN ATTEND TRYOUTS? CAN I BRING GUESTS?
Due to the on-going public health and safety concerns, NO GUESTS, including spouses and children, will be permitted to attend. This is a limited capacity event and restricted to participants only.