Raise the Bar Basketball is one of Chicago’s outstanding and productive youth basketball programs. Kids ranging from age 5 - 14 can participate all year long. RTB is home to players primarily at the elementary school level who seek to improve, develop, and transform themselves into better athletes, more highly skilled players, and more versatile competitors as they prepare for the highest level of performance while in the gym.
Michael Powell Founder and developer of the Raise the Bar
Youth Foundation is one of the best basketball skill training
and performance enhancers in the Chicagoland area. His progressive training style and his attention to detail has helped him to be recognized with many of the top basketball skill trainers today. Michael’s system has changed the way many of the best players train. He offers his enthusiastic way of training to beginning level players as well as players who seek to maximize their potential and reach their high school or collegiate goals.