About Us

NDO's Purpose

No Days Off Training wants to create a program that is affordable to all, but provide proper education of basketball ! From skill enhancement, game development, improvement of Basketball IQ to the intangibles of the game like proper nutrition of the body, importance of being a student athlete (for the younger audience) - and lastly explain there's more to life than just basketball. 

We want to provide the holistic experience when it comes to training and preparation for basketball! What you learn through the sport (lessons, values, work ethic) carries you through life! No Days Off isn't just our name or a saying - it's a lifestyle! 

About Steve Johnston


College Years

Steve was under recruited. Made his decision to attend Fairfield University and walking-on.  He was a practice player/manger most of his freshman year then earned a jersey by the end of the year! Sophmore and Junior  year earned playing time, playing well! By Senior year he was a starter and team captain. A highlight of his career there was starting against the eventual 2015 NCAA Champions Duke.


Professional Career

Steve then pursued his dream to play professionally - ultimately playing a season in Canada. While training and striving for his opportunity there, he started No Days Off Training LLC. Being in the gym so much his whole life he wanted to help others who may have similar dreams while he chased his ! 

Realized that his playing days wouldn't last too much longer, he decided to follow his other passion, which was helping the next generation through coaching and training. 


Now - No Days Off Training

After coaching at the Prep School level for a couple years - he connected with NBA Trainier, DJ Sackmann, and wanted to learn from him. DJ provided Steve a chance to learn with him - training some of the top High School and College players in the US.  DJ also provided an opportunity for Steve to train some of the top programs in China during the summer of 2019. Currently Coach Steve is also the Head Trainer at Hoop School Trainer in NJ helping establish himself in the basketball world and the No Days Off Training brand!