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Independence Basketball

Elevate your game to the next level!

Kansas City’s Premier Basketball Academy

Game Skills… Game Results

Customized training designed to maximize game reps and improve game performance

 Elevate Basketball Academy’s private/group training provides detailed, customized instruction for players of all ages and abilities. Our high-level, experienced instructors provide detailed development plans for each player that focuses on developing skills and fundamentals that will improve game day performance. Workouts are designed to breakdown and fine tune instruction then apply in game speed, game situation drills to produce results on game day.


If you are looking for a professional program to enhance your player’s overall basketball knowledge and skill level, the results will speak for themselves. With a perfect blend of world- class athletic performance training and high-intensity basketball skill development, Elevate Basketball Academy at Genesis is the place for you.




Meet our Coaches



Over the past 16 years, Peter traveled across the United States and Canada as a guest coach and lead clinician at numerous high impact camps and academies, in addition to extensive coaching experience at the college and high school levels. As a player development specialist, he has contributed to the development of numerous university and professional players. In addition to having the pleasure to work with and learn from many highly regarded teachers of the game. 

In addition to coaching, Peter has provided commentary as a basketball analyst for Time-Warner Sports Channel, participating on high school basketball telecasts, as well as published basketball development articles for publications in Kansas City and Canada. 

Peter also serves as the Director of Basketball for Genesis Health Clubs.


RJ Jarrett brings his extensive playing experience to help today’s young players. RJ had a distinguished pprofessional career, playing overseas in China and other parts of Asia. He starred locally at Olathe Northwest before playing collegiately at Butler Community College and Southwestern College.

“I enjoy training players that take initiative in their own development. As a player I’ve played every position on the court from the (Center in HS to Point Guard) overseas. Because of this I have a vast array of knowledge with position specific skill work. My specialties that I am the best at teaching is Ball handling and Shooting. With the way the game is changing there is an increased premium on attention to fundamentals and technical skill. My background is in psychology and I am currently studying to become a Sports Psychologist. My training style is very engaging and client specific to their specific needs. Not only will I teach you the fundamentals of the game, but I will give you mental techniques to help concentration and performance. Let’s get better together!”

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