The first and only LIVE exposure event in Italy.

Show up, perform and you just may find yourself with a new and exciting opportunity in Europe awaiting you. 

Several clubs and scouts attended our event during past editions.


Want to find a professional opportunity in Europe? Looking to study in Europe? Look no further than the Elite Euro Talent Italy Showcase. Based in Bologna, Italy, the event is at the heart of summer activity. With numerous clubs just a short drive away, as well as visiting coaches, scouts and agents from all over the country and abroad, there is a premium platform available for you to reach your goal! Show up, perform and you just may find yourself with a new and exciting opportunity in Europe awaiting you.  All athletes will have a rare opportunity to train under the instruction of the renown Core Focus and Ground Zero Training team, four hours of basketball everyday, American training system, exposure games. Hence, this is an ideal setting to not only sharpen your basketball skills and knowledge, but to be seen by clubs and coaches. Through this exposure opportunity, all participants can potentially earn offers from the best Italian youth academies and clubs, like most of our previous participants have.

Beyond the on court opportunities, there will be top Bolognese food, a city visit, and leisure time at the pool to complete the experience. Five days of immersion in the unique atmosphere of the Italian summer with the usual top notch service.

Be part of a group of young talents from all over Europe.

Event Highlights:

  • Accommodation in 3 star hotel (double/triple occupancy), Park Hotel Castel San Pietro Terme ,with unlimited Wi-Fi, A/C and buffet breakfast
  • Full board with traditional Bolognese cuisine:  lunch and dinner with homemade pasta, vegetable buffet etc
  • Private Bologna airport transfers
  • Tour of Bologna with private guide and aperitivo buffet dinner
  • Elite Euro Talent assistance 24/7 
  • Info session on the recruitment process of the Italian clubs
  • Info session on the recruitment process of US universities and schools
  • Basketball workouts with Core Focus Training 2+2 hours per day
  • Strength & Conditioning workouts and combine athletic tests
  • Morning swimming pool access
  • All activities are run in the English language
  • EET gear package

Showcase yourself in our basket camp!

Information & cost

Edition: 3rd

Age accepted: From 13 to 20 years old (boys & girls)

Dates: Due to COVID-19 limitations, the 2020 event is cancelled 

Location: Castel San Pietro Terme, Bologna, Italy

Price: TBD

The price does not include the flights and the visa cost

Reductions for previous EET alumni

*Spots are limited to only 25 players*

Our event is directly organized and managed by us. 

We are not "reselling" third party camps.





Stay tuned to understand who will be this edition's guest coach from the NCAA BASKETBALL


Our guest coaches will be an active part of the Elite Euro Talent Showcase & Camp, not only as coaches on the court during the practices, but also off the court sharing their knowledge of the game and giving advice in ways to help participants become better players and students.

At the same time, coaches will assess possible new talents for their programs and potentially offer a scholarship to players that are top prospects.

For these reasons, participating in the 2020 Elite Euro Talent Showcase & Camp is a unique opportunity to get seen and to expose your talent.

*Pending Final Confirmation* Changes to staff, guests, numbers are subject to change

EET Recruiting Partner

JSerra Catholic High School, California

Elite Euro Talent is supporting JSerra High School as the official recruiting partner for their international players.

JSerra High School is one of the most prestigious private schools in the country with high quality academics, an amazing location in California,  incredible facilities and exposure to college coaches.

JSerra High School visit -2019 EET usa group

LOCATION - Castel San Pietro Terme and Bologna

The event will take place in Castel San Pietro Terme, a cozy medieval thermal town, just a few km outside of Bologna. The basketball gym and the hotel are a very short walking distance for a better and safer experience.

Some of the finest food around is served at the hotel restaurant. With delicious food (in a big quantity!) from the Italian and Bolognese traditional cuisines, such as tagliatelle al ragù, risotto, tortellini etc.

We will also visit the Bologna city center with a private guided tour, free time for shopping and a special aperitivo (non- alcoholic of course) buffet dinner in the old town.



Visiting clubs

In the past EET Italy Showcase editions we have the pleasure to host some of the most important clubs and youth academies in Italy, such as:

  • Virtus Bologna
  • Fortitudo Bologna
  • Pallacenstro Reggiana
  • Oxygen Bassano
  • PMS Moncalieri
  • Petrarca Padova

and many more clubs, attending to see live our players.

Also, we had the honor to host St. Rose University coaching staff, an NCAA college in NY.

Coaches, scouts, agents and GM's

End of June is a perfect period for recruitment, championships are over and the teams are looking for the best fit for their new season. 

Castel San Pietro also is a perfect location, with easy access on the route North-South of Italy.

Coaches and GM's of the clubs understand the value in attending our event; they have the opportunity to see several good prospects at the same time and they can potentially create the relationships with the players.

For all these reason, our event is unique in Europe and it's an amazing opportunity for players to get exposure at a high level.


Several players that attended Elite Euro Talent Italy Showcase have received good offers from Italian, Spanish clubs and also from American schools and universities.

For example, from EET 2018 edition, some of the placements we have supported:

  • Francesco Borra (ITA), playing currently at JSerra High School in California
  • Flera Vinerte (LAT), signed at San Diego State University, NCAA D1
  • Quinten Post (NED), playing currently at Mississippi State University, NCAA D1
  • Nazar Tarasenko (UKR), playing currently in Italian club U18
  • Tomass Berzins (LAT), playing currently in Italian club Serie C Gold

2020 ITALY showcase application form

Apply to the 2020 Italy Showcase now!