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The Grand Rapids Gold is excited to host open tryouts in Grand Rapids ahead of the 2022-23 NBA G League season. This is an opportunity for NBA G League hopefuls to showcase their skills, talent, and determination in front of Grand Rapids Gold and Denver Nuggets coaching and personnel staff.

GRAND RAPIDS OPEN TRYOUT
Saturday, September 24, 2022
Check-in: 8:00am to 9:00am
Tryouts: 9:00am to 12:00pm
MSA Woodland
2100 28th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49508

REGISTER NOW
Complete this online registration form first and then complete the waivers attached below (2022 NBA G League Local Player Tryout Forms). Submit your completed waivers via email to goldtryouts@nbagrandrapids.com. Please bring registration confirmation and waivers to your tryout (regardless of whether you submitted to the email above).

2022 NBA G League Local Player Tryout Forms

Please note:

  • Players who wish to attend must meet all NBA G League player requirements and complete all steps of the registration process located below prior to arriving at their tryout.
  • All completed forms must be received by the Gold by September 24 to participate in this year’s tryouts.
  • Walkups will be accepted this year.

 

OPEN TRYOUTS FEE
Registration: $150
Includes entry to Open Tryouts and a Grand Rapids Gold tryout jersey.

 

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

  • 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 the 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 Grand Rapids Gold can assume no responsibility for stolen or misplaced items while you are on-site. Please store any loose items in your vehicle or in a safe location while you’re participating.

 

OPEN TRYOUTS FAQ

What is this tryout for?
This is an opportunity to earn an invitation to the Grand Rapids Gold Training Camp.

How do I register? How many spots are available?
You can register online. 100 spots are available.

How much is registration? What is included?
Registration is $150 and includes entry to tryouts and a Grand Rapids Gold tryout jersey.

Where do tryouts take place?
Grand Rapids tryouts will take place at MSA Woodland.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Registration confirmation, emailed directly to you after registering
  • 2022 NBA G League Release & Eligibility Form, which also should be submitted upon registering
  • NBA G League Registration Form, which also should be submitted upon registering
  • NBA G League Medical Consent and Authorization Form, which also should be submitted upon registering
  • Athletic shoes
  • Water and snack
  • Anything else you require to play basketball; all participants should come dressed 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?
No guests, including spouses and children, will be permitted to attend. This is a limited capacity event and restricted to participants only.