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    May 17, 2017

    REMINDER: Whyte Ridge CC Hosting Jr NBA Program for 5-7 Year Olds June to Aug

    REMINDER: Whyte Ridge Community Centre in Winnipeg has announced they will be hosting another Jr NBA session from June 1 to August 30 this summer for children ages 5-7.  The program will run once a week for 12 weeks for 45 minutes per session.  For more information and to register, keep reading!

    Jr.NBA on the Whyte Ridge Outdoor Court 5-7 year old (born 2010-2012) boys and girls

    12 weeks
    45 minute sessions
    We require 1 volunteer per 5 kids, please consider helping out.  Full curriculum is provided

    About the Jr. NBA Program

    Fun, Basketball Authentic, Maximum Basketball Touches


    • Provide entry-level basketball program for young children 5 to 7 years old
    • Build a community of league organizers, parents, coaches committed to minor basketball
    • Provide a fun, active and healthy learning environment


    • The Jr. NBA program is a 12 week program that runs once a week for 45 minutes
    • Created in alliance with Canadian Sport 4 Life/Long Term Athlete Development initiatives. Tell me more
    • Aligned with Canada Basketball’s Developmental Pathway
    • Curriculum has been developed by NBA Basketball Operations and a team of experts in child development and physical literacy, and basketball fundamentals
    • Games will be modified to be age-appropriate, simple and fun

    Our Equipment & Uniform

    • The Jr. NBA program include age-appropriate equipment (smaller basketball and lowered adjustable hoops) and modified games for children of this age-range
    • Participants will receive a size-appropriate Spalding® Rookie Gear Basketball and NBA team branded t-shirt

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