Our mission is to offer a program that student athletes can receive basketball training in a structured, disciplined and enjoyable environment. The goal of the organization is to give inner-city youth a hope for a better tomorrow by teaching them to utilize what they learn from their athletic experiences as a replica to facilitate their overall academic, social, and career development.
Dyckman Bulldogs AAU
"BUILDING LIFE-SKILLS THROUGH ATHLETIC EXPERIENCES"
The Dyckman Basketball Tournament has become one of the most highly anticipated and notable summer basketball events within the New York tri-state area. We are proud to acknowledge that since the inception of the tournament, murder, rape, robbery, assault, burglary, and grand larceny in the 15th congressional district have all dropped an average of 67% (NYPD COMPUSTAT UNIT). The tournament has been featured in the media on numerous occasions including ESPN’s The Life, Amsterdam News, BRONXNET cable channel 67, and FOX 5’s Morning Show.
Profile: Going into its 30th year, this NBA and NCAA-sanctioned tournament, held seven (7) days a week, reaches up to 1,500 spectators daily during the summer. Over the past few years, the tournament has become one of the most highly anticipated and notable summer basketball events within the New York tri-state area.
NCAA SANCTIONED SUMMER 2019