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Basketball Training for Juniors

Address: The Halifax Academy , Gibbet Lane
West Yorkshire

Contact Name
Ben Lee

Activity Information

MYM Basketball run a coaching session for all skill and experience levels for Junior players who want to either enjoy playing basketball or want to imrpve their skills . The sessions run from 6pm to 8pm every Wednesday .

The coaches are run and supervised by Ben and David . Both of the coaches are Basketball England Qualified Coaches with existing and current licenses and have the appropriate safeguarding qualifications and DBS clearance that is required to ensure high standards in coaching players in Junior age groups. Ben and David both have experience as coaches in the Basketball England National Basketball League ( Juniors)

A typical session will start with an athletic warm up to stretch and activate muscles to minimize any injury risk .This will generally be followed by one of a choice of ball familairsation drills where players get to build their skills in ball handling and hand eye coordination that develop their playing abilities . The players will then receive coaching and particpate in drills on basketball skills such as fakes, cuts , lay ups, shooting , defending , screening and get the opportunity to practice the skills to build confidenc under the guidance of coaches who understand the importance of technique . The session always ends with a full court Basketball game which we know players always enjoy and gives them the experience of team play , playing against others and enjoyment of the social aspects of playing as a team

Wed 5th Oct 2022 (18:00 - 20:00)
Sport / Physical Activity
Taster Session, Beginner, Intermediate, Mixed
10 to 17 years
All Genders Welcome / Mixed
£7.50 per session (First Session Free)
Meeting Point

The sports centre is at the far left corner of the courtyard that has ample parking

This activity also runs on these dates:

Wed, 05 Oct 2022 (18:00 - 20:00)
Wed, 12 Oct 2022 (18:00 - 20:00)
Wed, 19 Oct 2022 (18:00 - 20:00)
Wed, 26 Oct 2022 (18:00 - 20:00)
Wed, 02 Nov 2022 (18:00 - 20:00)
Plus 15 more sessions...

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