Ganon trains players from the NBA, NCAA, high school and middle school levels. His relentless passion, work ethic, and competency for the game has the respect of players and coaches all over the World. Since June 2001 Baker has been traveling all over the globe, 36 countries and counting working with players and coaches on their game.
NBA/WNBA players crave his knowledge and energy for getting them better.
Ganon has worked with and shared the court with Kobe Bryant, Lebron James, Chris Paul, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, Britney Griner, Mya Moore, Tamicha Catchings, Skylar Diggins, and many more.
Agents consistently use Ganon’s NBA pre Draft camps to get their clients to that next level in their life!
Cleanthony Early, Scottie Wilbekin, Jerryd Bayless, Brandon Knight, Tyler Johnson, Terry Rozier and Johnny O Bryant all have been through the pre-draft process. College Coaches constantly connect with him about working out their players during the off season. They search him and his dvd’s out for new and refreshing ideas on player development. Nike and Brand Jordan hire Ganon year after year to work with their HS and European superstars.
As a premier basketball trainer Ganon has developed over 72 dvd’s and coaching products. His dvd’s were once year after year best sellers with Championship productions. He now has his own production company, GBAKE Productions.
His schedule is constantly filled with coaching clinic events such as the NCAA Men’s Final Four, Coaching U Live, NIke USA clinics, FIBA clinics, AAU clinics, and HS association clinics.
His leadership, charisma, compassion and thinking outside the box has earned him a chance to have his own basketball academy called Elevate Prep. It is a school that houses Prep and Post Grad players in Delray Beach Florida 6-9 months of the year. They have had over 100 division one, two, and JUCO college coaches come on campus to watch them practice, and over 100 college coaches have seen them play in games during the season.
Ganon Baker Achievements
As a Player and Coach
- Denver Nuggets summer roster player
- European Professional Player
- 6 year Division I and II College Assistant Coach
- BA / MS Degrees in Physical Education and Health
- CAA Conference Leadership Award
- All Rookie of the Atlantic Ten
- Division College Standout for Duquesne University and UNC Wilmington
- Over 30 Division One Scholarship Offers.
- All State High School Player in Virginia
- Graduated School at Hampton University and Winthrop University
- Averaged 33pts/game in Iceland and After the Season, Tore His Tibial Tendon
- Achievements As A Skill Development Coach
As a Skill Development Coach
- National/international Professional Player Development Coach and Clinician
- Works out over 20,000 players and Coaches a year
- Nike Skill Development Trainer / Asst. Director
- Brand Jordan Asst. Skill Coach
- Author of over 72 Top Selling Basketball DVDs
- Author of Basketball Instructional Articles for FIBA, Got Game, Five Star, ESPN Magazine, Real AAU and Basketball Times
- In Charge of an Elite Academy (www.e8hoops.com) – For girls and boys 9th grade to post grad
- Runs Coaching Certification courses for over 550 coaches
- Speaker at the 2010 and 2012 Men’s Final Four, Nike Championship Clinics, Coaching U Live and hundreds of coaching clinics all over the World
- Trained in 36 countries, 48 states and counting