July 28 – 30, 2020

Location: RVN TV (Cherry Hill, NJ)

Ages: 15 – 25+

Workshop length: 3 days

Workshop hours: 9 am – 4 pm
- Lunch and snacks included

Tuition: $875.00

20 attendees maximum

Activities and Special Events

  • Learn for three days hands-on at an actual TV studio

  • Intensified three-day workshop with individual instruction from top sportscasters

  • Sideline reporting lessons and make your own in-studio reports

  • Learn how to host a sports talk radio show and then be taped hosting with an actual radio celebrity

  • Write your own anchor scripts and be recorded reading highlights over sports footage

  • Host your own sports talk radio and PTI style shows

  • Participate in a live podcast

  • Interview a sports celebrity on camera

  • Broadcast play-by-play of World Series, NBA Finals, and Super Bowl with a top play-by-play announcer

  • Past instructors include: ESPN’s Sal Paolantonio, the Flyers and Sixers Jim Jackson, Fox Sports Ron Burke, NBC’s Jason Dumas, National XM Satellite Radio’s Matt Martucci, and WIP’s Joe DeCamera and Glen Macnow


Sample Schedule


9 am – Introduction
10 am to 12 pm – Every participant will write scripts for anchoring with footage. Ron Burke, Comcast SportsNet Anchor will instruct, critique, and lecture all participants performing these segments.
12 pm – Lunch
1 pm – 
BeIN College Football announcer and CBS radio anchor/host Matt Martucci speaks about play-by- play. We will then show participants samples and highlights from games that they will do play by play on. These include NBA playoff, Super Bowl, and World Series games. Martucci will teach participants to make play-by-play shot sheets and prep charts, working with each individual calling a game. Each participant will then record play-by-play with a partner, with Martucci teaching and critiquing.


9 am to 12 pm – National NFL reporter Sal Paolantonio speaks to group about reporting. Everyone will then write standups and perform them while being professionally critiqued by Paolantonio.
12 pm – Lunch
1 pm to 4pm – Participants will create PTI style sports debate shows and football preview shows in pairs.


9 am to 12pm – Every participant will write, perform, and be critiqued making a sports radio news update. Longtime sports talk radio host Glen Macnow will work with each individual. Participants will then do sports talk radio shows with Macnow and then with a partner.
12 pm – Lunch
1 pm to 4 pm – All campers will be given editing lessons and will practice putting together reels from on air days. We will also do interviewing lessons.

National NFL Reporter Sal Paolantonio teaches course on sportscasting in the Advanced Workshop


Past Celebrity Guests


Adam Caplan – NFL Insider
Sal Paolantonio – National NFL reporter
Matt Martucci –  College football announcer and CBS radio anchor/host
Ron Burke – FOX
Tim Perry – Former NBA player

Glen Macnow – WIP Sports Talk Radio host
Jason Dumas – NBC Sports anchor and former camper
Jim Jackson – Philadelphia Phillies and Flyers Sportscaster
Nate Blackwell – Former NBA player

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— Harrison R.

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