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JULY 2019 SCHOOL HOLIDAY BONANZA

Frankston & District Basketball Association is set for one of its biggest ever School Holidays, with numerous events, tournaments and development programs on offer. Regional Academy are offering the return of Aussie Hoops Holiday Camp, Slam Dunk Holiday Camp and Elite Holiday Camps. Frankston Basketball for t... [MORE]

JULY 2019 SCHOOL HOLIDAY ELITE CAMPS

Regional Academy are proud to offer the return of Elite & High Performance Camps over the July 2019 School Holiday period. These camps are only available to athletes currently playing representative basketball with Frankston Blues OR neighbouring associations . Jarryd Moss, Frankston Basketball Programs Coord... [MORE]

BUILDING CONFIDENCE WITH COACHING

Your job as a basketball coach is to be supportive and enthusiastic, always praising and encouraging your team to build their confidence. Self-confidence is a gift that lasts for years and impacts how kids approach life away from the basketball court. Use these coaching tips for boosting players’ confidence: W... [MORE]

STRIKING THE TEACHING BALANCE

The following is a piece from Basketball Australia's Coaching Resource website. The original can be found HERE   The trends and methods in coaching are ever changing as coaches search for the most efficient ways to teach and develop players, maximise their practice time and of course, try to win games. Strik... [MORE]

5 Free Throw Drills for Your Players

Close games are often decided by which teams can make the most free-throws down the stretch. To put it simply, free-throws are the most important shot in basketball. Every basketball coach knows that. But even with this knowledge, most coaches still don’t spend enough time with their team practicing their free... [MORE]