Key Information

Destination: Los Angeles, USA

Dates: July 5th - 12th '21

Players and Supporters: 20 Players

Coaches: 3 Coaches

Cost: £1995 per player

Tour Overview

This is the ULTIMATE BASKETBALL TOUR offering players the opportunity to visit the home of basketball, the United States of America, and experience all the best it has to offer.

The Richmond Knights tour destination will be Los Angeles, one of the premier centers of basketball activity in the US, where the players will be immersed in the culture of US basketball and live the basketball dream as never before.

Players will experience fantastic practice facilities, elite US coaches, competition against high-level US teams in exhibition games and entry into an elite AAU tournament. As well as the basketball, they will take part in some amazing leisure activities such as seeing the bright lights of Hollywood, sightseeing in downtown LA, visiting a US University campus such as UCLA as well as enjoying the great food and service the US offers.

This tour is ALL INCLUSIVE, featuring:
  • flights from London to LAX
  • US airport transfers and self-drive in tour transport
  • 8 days / 7 nights accommodation in a local hotel
  • all breakfasts, lunches and dinners
  • basketball practices, skill clinics and games
  • entry into an AAU tournament
  • excursions to a US College campus and to downtown LA
  • tour hoodie and t-shirt package
  • travel insurance
  • a BTM rep with you throughout the tour

Flight Details

Your flights will be:
  • scheduled flights from London to LAX
The flights will include a cabin bag and a hold bag. All tour participants must organise their own visa. For British passport holders this can be done by obtaining an Electronic System for Travel Authorisation (ESTA). More information can be viewed at the Official ESTA Website.


Your accommodation is provided by:
  • US hotel located near Los Angeles

Prices are based on players and supporters sharing twin, triple or quadruple rooms. Single rooms can be requested at an additional cost.

Payment Plan

The tour payment plan is as follows:
  • £395 deposit with one week of booking
  • £500 interim payment by 31 October 2020
  • £500 interim payment by 28 February 2021
  • £500 final payment by 31 May 2021


This tour itinerary will be full of basketball and leisure activities. The players will have the opportunity to train at some fantastic venues, work with high-level US coaches, compete in exhibition games and play in elite AAU competition

In addition to playing basketball they will get the chance to visit a US University such as UCLA, downtown Los Angeles and a US shopping mall, as well as enjoying the delights of US food.

Why Tour with BTM

Health & Safety

We ensure the tour is safe and secure by providing:
  • location specific risk assessments
  • health & safety processes including traveling, hydration, heat, excursions, accommodation and basketball
  • first aid procedures and kit requirements
We are an ATOL licensed tour operator and your tour payments are protected via trust accounts operated by Protected Trust Services (PTS). We have tour operator public and employee liability insurance which ensures your peace of mind with BTM as an organiser.

Next Steps

We hope you are excited about the prospect of your Richmond Knights teams touring the US in 2021.

To register for the tour confirm your interest with James Merchant at [email protected]