Dave Garcia, Sacramento, CA Basketball Coach

Dave Garcia



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Current collegiate coach with 11 years of player-development experience! View all coaching experience

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Training Locations
Training Locations
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  1. Sacramento, CA

Coach is willing to travel up to 50 miles

  • 11 years

  • Qualified Private Coach
    Passed Coach Course

  • Adults, Kids, Teenagers

  • Guard, Forward, Center

  • Shooting, Rebounding, Reading the Floor, Post Moves, Pick and Roll, Passing, Moving Without the Ball, Footwork, Defense, Ball Handling, Attacking the Rim, Agility


  • 11 years

  • Qualified Private Coach
    Passed Coach Course


  • Adults, Kids, Teenagers

  • Guard, Forward, Center

  • Shooting, Rebounding, Reading the Floor, Post Moves, Pick and Roll, Passing, Moving Without the Ball, Footwork, Defense, Ball Handling, Attacking the Rim, Agility

More About Coach Dave

For the last 11 years, Dave has worked with elementary through professional players year-around and had built a reputation as one of Northern California’s top player-development trainers and one of the most enthusiastic and energized coaches in the region.

When not training, Dave is an Assistant Coach for the William Jessup University Men’s Basketball team (NAIA D1), coaches multiple AAU teams, is the regional director for Advantage Basketball Camps, and also hosts in-school events for RunningsCool Inc.

Dave has implemented training regiments for hundreds of players including current professional players Cristiano Felicio (Chicago Bulls) and Roburt Sallie (former U of Memphis star).

Dave has also trained collegiate players from UCSB, UC Davis, Utah Valley, and Harvard. In Summer 2015, Dave received his Master’s Degree in Exercise Science and Health Promotion from California University of Pennsylvania and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Sport Management with a concentration in Wellness and Fitness.

In the Summer 2015, Dave received his Master’s Degree in Exercise Science. As a player he played at Sacramento City College, and was a four-year letterman, League MVP, and All-Metro (honorable mention) guard in High School.

Player-development and fitness trainer, David Garcia is a National Academy of Sports Medicine certified Personal Trainer. Dave is known for his unique “hands on” approach and intense training techniques in which many of the drills and exercises he participates in.

"Ball-handling is my speciality. Guards and posts that want to improve their handle, footwork, and basketball IQ are typically the ones who train with me."

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I worked with Dave on my off-season conditioning, strength, ball-handling and shooting for two years. His knowledge and passion for training helped me develop into one of the areas premier players.
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