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    January 2, 2013

    Manitoba Rebels Basketball Club

    The Manitoba Rebels Basketball club was founded by Dirk Leavesley and Richelle Uminga in 2012. We are a not-for-profit basketball club which is designed to split the costs of the league expenses and tournament costs equally amongst the players throughout the season.

    The Manitoba Rebels Basketball club is an elite fundamentals basketball program and Rising Stars club team. Focusing on responsibility, accountability and teamwork for kids age 8-18 is our top priority. We are currently focusing on our 14U team, boys born 2000/2001.  Thanks to everyone who showed up to our ID Camp and came out. Practice players still to be contacted regarding the team.

    Dirk Leavesley is Director of the Program and Head coach. Richelle Uminga is the Club Manager and an Assistant Coach, and Dwayne Horsford is an Assistant Coach.

    Currently our club is focused on the 2000/2001 age groups for 14U Club basketball.

    The objective of our club is to foster a healthy learning environment which encourages responsibility, accountability and teamwork for the boys. We focus on fundamentals, and growing as individuals both on and off the court.

    Dirk Leavesley is:

    • Previous high school basketball player with MVP's in grade Junior Varsity and Varsity level seasons
    • National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) Level 3 certified with 7 years coaching experience in multiple leagues.
    • Convener for the Maples community centre basketball program.
    • MABO certified referee.

    Dwayne Horsford is:

    • Previous high school player with MVP dedicated seasons.
    • Previous Provincial level player. 1995, 1996, 1997
    • 2 TIME KCAC all star 1995, 1996
    • Graduating all star 1997 
    • Winner of their division in the Fort Garry Brewing Senior mens league in 2013.

    Richelle Uminga is:

    • Previous high school player.
    • Is club manager and assistant coach (lines manager).
    • Treasurer and GM
    Program Contact:

    Contact: Name Dirk Leavesley
    Phone: 204-955-0547
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