About Me


Alexis Burke, the founder of Hold The Rope Training was born and raised in Bainbridge, Ga. Alexis played four years of college basketball at University of Illinois, and then transferred to Rutgers University for the remainder of her college career. Alexis started her professional career in 2017   where she played in Mexico, France for 2 years, and Slovenia. After successfully playing overseas she returned to the United States and pursued her dream of coaching, teaching, and developing. She has been a coach on the Nike EYBL circuit since 2016. Alexis has worked with all types of basketball players from middle school to pros. Alexis is dedicated to training and developing players so that they can reach their full potential, and become the player they are destined to be. 

Hold The Rope Training has been in the works for some time now. Our ultimate goal is to teach and create an environment that becomes a safe space for basketball players to grow.  Teaching and learning are not only my passions, but defining aspects of my life. Even with many years of professional experience, I continue seeking ways to expand my knowledge so I can provide the best support to my clients. My personalized approach ensures that no matter your skill level, I can help you grow and achieve success.