The JR. NBA Program aims to drive the following concepts in young athletes across Canada. The Vancouver Basketball Academy™ is proud to announce and launch year-round Jr. NBA programming in partnership with the Jr. NBA.
- Participation - Provide opportunities for youth ages 5-12 across Canada to play basketball.
- Education - NCCP FUNdamentals Coach Workshop and full basketball curriculum with supporting resources.
- Development - Develop young athletes in alignment with the Sport Canada LTAD Model and stage-appropriate drills and games.
- Progression - Entry to the Canada Basketball development pathway, encouraging athletes to pursue high performance opportunity.
- Character Building - Help athletes maximize their potential, using basketball as a vehicle to develop character and life skills.
For more information visit: https://www.academybasketball.com/jrnba