Open Gym Premier Expands to Huntington Beach, CA

Open Gym Premier

Press Release

*For Immediate Release

A premier youth basketball experience in Surf City…

Open Gym Premier (OGP) is expanding to Huntington Beach, CA. OGP will launch a club basketball program in the region led by Chris Henry, a former assistant coach at Marina High School and player at Washington State University and Mater Dei High School.

The program is excited to work with Larry Anaya as the Senior Advisor for Huntington Beach who brings over 17 years of experience with historic Ocean View as a coach and community member. Larry Anaya is a California native and grew up in Cerritos and Diamond Bar, playing basketball at both Whitney and Diamond Bar High Schools. Coach Anaya has proven to be a dedicated pillar in the Orange County youth basketball community, working as a coach in the Boys and Girls club and several other club teams, with a proven track record of multiple Championship wins and winning the Southern Pacific AAU West Coast National tournament with his teams.

Take a look at the OGP Huntington Beach Grand Opening!


Coach Chris Henry
Coach Larry Anaya

Plans for the new OGP Huntington Beach include a high quality club team program with experienced coaches, organized schedule, quality practice facility, competitive tournaments and a pathway for player development. An official club tryout will take place on Thursday, May 9th, ages 9U – 14U. We are excited to expand our OGP Family to the Huntington Beach area!

Club team basketball tryouts


17071 Gothard St Huntington Beach, CA 92647

May 9th

  • 5:00 – 6:30PM: 3rd – 5th grade boys
  • 6:30 – 8:00pm: 6th – 8th grade boys

“We have received consistent interest for our youth basketball programs from players in the Huntington Beach and surrounding areas. The region has a rich history of basketball talent ranging from youth leagues through high school,” said Matt Kanne, CEO of Open Gym Premier. He continued,

“OGP Huntington Beach will provide the highest quality club basketball experience for young basketball enthusiasts looking to accelerate their development. We look forward to playing an impactful role in the local sports community and are excited with how this opportunity fits into Open Gym Premier’s mission to improve the youth sports ecosystem.”

For more information on Open Gym Premier and the launch of OGP Huntington Beach, please click HERE.

OGP Huntington Beach