These sessions will focus on the fundamental skills of basketball, along with learning the basic rules of the game. Children will be encouraged to reach their full potential in a fun, energetic environment. Every child at any age has the chance to improve and develop at their own pace as well as gain confidence and make new friends.
Personal Development (PD) Sessions
Junior PD and PD sessions are 'invite only' and are for children who have demonstrated a good level of fundamental skills, a great attitude and work ethic, and are showing signs of being ready for new challenges.
These sessions are fast paced and will focus on advanced skills and understanding more intricate parts of the game. It will provide greater challenges and push the players physically, ultimately improving their skills and knowledge of the game.
Coach James has an extensive history of playing basketball ever since he was introduced to the sport at the age of 8. Whilst playing around the country, James started coaching with Ball Up Sports. With 10 years experience in coaching young players, hundreds of these children have gone on to represent at County, Regional and National Level.
Many of these players began playing basketball in Primary School with Coach James, and to see children grow up and adopt his passion and gain confidence in themselves is really special.