Players will learn dribbling, passing, shooting, game positions, offensive and defensive techniques, and more. Which youth basketball program is right for your child? Browse our offerings below and learn more!
This year, the games was the largest and most exciting yet. More than 15, participants traveled to Greensboro, The second and third largest participation events came to a close after several days of intense competition.
Thousands of kids are participating annually in our programs. Our Academy is committed to providing quality teaching, training and playing experiences. Our goal is to develop future generations of basketball players who represent the game, themselves and the community with the highest level of character.
James Naismith was given the challenge of creating a game that could be played indoors during the cold winter months. Hanging simple peach baskets and using a soccer ball, Naismith created the game of basketball and wrote the first 13 rules of the game. Sportsmanship and values are key components of this league. Parents are encouraged to be more than mere spectators, by contributing their time as a volunteer in the program - as well as being their kid's greatest fan.
Asphalt Green, a non-profit organization, offers several basketball programs for kids agesregardless of their skill levels. For kids who feel that b-ball is not their calling, Asphalt Green also has a volleyball club and martial arts. Photo: asphaltgreen.
Bringing free-play basketball to facilities in your area so you can and get out and enjoy the game! USA Basketball Regional Camps allow athletes to improve fundamental skills and become better players through on-court training and off-court educational sessions! Get educated and ensure your coaching decisions are based on the national standards set by USA Basketball!
This program is open to both boys and girls. It is designed to improve play through team concept drills and practices led by qualified coaches. Each weekly 5 on 5 game will be run on a full court with two minute halves.
The NBA and USA Basketball have teamed up to develop the first-ever youth basketball guidelines aimed at improving the way children, parents and coaches experience the game, with a specific emphasis on promoting player health and wellness. The National Collegiate Athletic Association NCAA also supports these guidelines as being in the best interest of the sport and the health and well-being of the youth basketball community. Additionally, these guidelines have received the endorsement of adidas, Nike and Under Armour. The announcement tips off the second annual Jr.
These Club programs help develop physical fitness, reduce stress and promote a positive use of leisure time, appreciation for the environment and interpersonal skills. Triple Play is a comprehensive health and wellness program. It strives to improve the overall health of Club members ages by increasing daily physical activity, teaching them about good nutrition and helping them develop healthy relationships.
The NBA and USA Basketball have partnered to develop guidelines designed to promote a positive and healthy youth basketball experience. Basketball is a great game that is played by millions of young people in the United States and around the world. Playing basketball fosters the development of peer relationships, self-esteem, leadership qualities, and physical health.