Chris Hyppa is a WNBA & NBA Skills Trainer. His mission is to inspire and impact player’s lives through the game of basketball. He trains thousands of players each year across the country!
Chris has spent over ten years coaching High School basketball as a Varsity Assistant Coach. He played a key role in 2016-2017’s State Championship Foss High School(Tacoma,WA) team. He was heavily involved in off-season development as well as during the season.
Chris is sought after all over the world! He has ran camps all over China and works with professional teams in South Korea. He trains many professional players including Three time NBA Slam Dunk Champion, Nate Robinson, All Time NCAA Women’s Scorer and 2017 WNBA #1 pick, Kelsey Plum, Avery Bradley (Detroit Pistons), Quincy Pondexter (Chicago Bulls), Aaron Brooks (NBA), Abdul Gaddy (University of Washington/PRO) former Gonzaga Bulldog Steven Gray (PRO), WNBA players Courtney Vandersloot (Chicago Sky) Alex Montgomery (New York Liberty) & Lindsey Moore (Minnesota Lynx). He has also worked very closely with Two-Time NAIA All-American from Montana-Western, Brandon Brown, now playing professionally in Europe.
Hyppa’s passion for the game grew learning from legendary Stadium HS Coaches Dennis Buchholz and Cocke’ brothers Doug & Mike growing up in Tacoma, and takes great pride in the youth from his hometown. He works in conjunction with local YMCA’s, Boy’s and Girl’s Clubs and Recreational Programs to mentor and provide leadership. His passion is evident when you see him conduct workouts and speak with him.
Chris takes great pride in skill development. His workouts are very unique. He expects his players to train with the same intensity as the message he conveys. His workouts aren’t to create drill robots but to create players who play instinctively. Hyppa not only challenges you physically but aims to take your mind to new places. His experiences playing collegiately and semi-professionally along with his ability to connect with players of all types make training with him unique!
Chris is willing to travel ANYWHERE! Contact to bring him to your gym!