The BHL Jr. program emphasizes progressive skill development and mastery for children ages 4 to 7. CYDC coaches provide progressive guidance and mentoring to the athletes.
The program will focus on fun, fitness, and fundamentals in a safe positive environment. The following represents a small fraction of the skills that will be taught for their development, in a way that is tailored to the age of the group:
- Offense Techniques
- Passing Technique (chest, bounce, full court, outlet, post)
- Ball Handling
- Jab Step Moves
- CYDC Shooting Technique & Form Shooting
- Jump Shot / Curl & Shoot / Dribble & Shoot
- Left and Right-Hand Layups
- 3-on-3 Games
- 4-on-4 Games
- Individual Defensive Technique
- Footwork & positional 1-on-1 Aggressive Defense
- Ball Stealing
- Pass Denial Technique
- Rebounding & Boxing Out
- Timing and Anticipation
- Containment Technique
- Close-Out Technique
- Team Defensive Technique
- Man-to-Man Ball Pressure
- Denial Defense/Help Defense
- Denying the Passing Lane
- Help Defensive Position
- Defensive Communication
- Mental Conditioning/Mental Process Technique
In addition to learning the fundamental skills of basketball, the BHL Jr. program teaches what it takes to play at the next level, goal setting, team spirit & teamwork, conditioning, proper nutrition & diet awareness requirements for athletic excellence.
2019 Winter BHL Jr. Program Information
The 2019 BHL Jr. program runs on Saturdays starting January 12, 2019, to March 16, 2019, from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM at Master's Academy.
*Please bring a basketball and water bottle to every BHL session.*
We are excited to offer you a new and simple way to register for CYDC Basketball programs. Please click the REGISTER ONLINE link below to complete your registration. If you are not paying online, we still require you to complete the online registration form and indicate your method of off-line payment (cash or cheque) when prompted.
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