Jr. NBA Winter Session
Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm your registration. Payment can be made at the WISH Centre on Feb 13th at the first session by cash or cheque. Please email at email@example.com. You will receive an email confirmation within 48 hours to confirm your registration. Please include name of camper and grade in email.
Wildcat Jr. NBA 2018
(For Ages 4 to 6 or JK-Grade 1) ONLY 30 SPOTS Born 2014+
Season Starts Wednesday February 13th, 2019
The Wildcats will be hosting the Winter session of the Jr. NBA program starting February 13th, 2019. Sessions will run on Wednesdays from 5:30pm to 6:15pm for 11 sessions. Dates for Winter 2019: Feb 13th, 20th, 27th, March 6th, 20th, 27th, April 3rd 10th, 17th, 24th, May 1st.
Starting in 2014, the Chatham-Kent Wildcats joined in a partnership with the NBA Canada called the Jr. NBA. The Wildcats were 1 of only 50 Basketball clubs across all of Canada selected to participate in this pilot project with NBA Canada.
The program has been created by Youth Sports Specialists and is compliant with Canadian Sport 4 Life as well is aligned with Canada Basketball’s Developmental Pathway.
The Jr. NBA program is for girls and boys between the ages of 4 and 6 who are keen on learning the essential basketball skills using a learner-focused curriculum and covers all the development of all FUNdamental Movement Skills (running, jumping, throwing, catching) and Basketball Skills (footwork, dribbling, passing, shooting) that are appropriate for the age level. The program focuses on maximum basketball touches to ensure every player gets a chance to handle the ball with exciting game based drills to allow the players experience to be the most enjoyable it can be.
Question and Answers:
Q.- How long is the program?
A. = It is a 11 session program, consisting of approximately 45 minute sessions.
Q. – How much is the cost?
A. = $120.00
Q. – What do we get for our $120.00?
A. = 11 sessions of instruction. Use of specially made baskets that lower to 4.5’. The children get to use and keep a size 5 light weight Rookie Gear basketball and will receive a Jr. NBA t-shirt.
Q. - How many children are in a session?
A. = The program has a maximum of 30 participants per session to allow maximum instructor time per child. Girls and boys sessions run separately and simultaneously in the large gym.
Q. - Where will the program run?
A. = The program will run out of the WISH Centre at 177 King St. East, Chatham, ON, N7M 3N1
Q. - When does the program start?
A. = February 13th, 2019
Q. - How do I register?
A. = Contact the email below
Q. - Is there a contact person?
A. = Nicole Quigley is the contact person and can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. You will receive an email confirmation within 48 hours to confirm your registration. Please include name of camper and grade in email.