Business Spotlight Story: Get fired up for Super Skills!

By Phil Galvin

A new and exciting sports skill development company launched operations in Beaverton this summer. Introducing Super Skills, LLC!

Executive Director Phil Galvin brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Super Skills program. He spent 5 years as an assistant coach at USF a was a part of the 1998 NCAA tournament staff. He then spent 20 years working as the Basketball Director at The Olympic Club in San Francisco, which is one of the finest private athletic clubs in the world. Considered one of the nation’s top skill development instructors, Galvin, 46, moved to the Portland area to serve as the General Manager at VillaSport, overseeing all opening operations. He later served as the Athletic Director at the Multnomah Athletic Club.

“I am extremely excited to offer a high-quality skill development program here in the Portland area. Teaching character through the platform of sports is my true passion. I believe there is a huge need in the state for a program in which players can receive detailed instruction within a positive framework.”

Super Skills currently offers a wide variety of basketball options including:

  • Afterschool and weekend programs,
  • Holiday and summer camps,
  • Programs for homeschoolers, private and team training,
  • and elite level AAU teams.
  • Plans to expand it’s operation to volleyball, baseball, and soccer in 2019.

What truly differentiates Super Skills from other programs is our unwavering commitment toward player development. Our program was created to give players of all ages and skill levels a disciplined, well-organized, enthusiastic environment to not only become a better player…but a better person.

Quite frankly, Manners are Important to us!

We cover in detail such topics as: proper manners, listening the first time, goal setting, personal motivation, saying NO to drugs and alcohol, social media issues, and much more. Our program is a great ally for parents who want their child to hear another voice emphasizing the importance of manners and respect.

To learn more about Super Skills, please visit our website at or call our office at 503.966.1066. Our passion is helping players improve: