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    January 2, 2018

    TRAVEL ITINERARIES: 15U Male Provincial Team Program


    THIS PAGE WILL BE UPDATED THROUGHOUT THE SUMMER AS MORE TRAVEL DETAILS GET SET OR UPDATED

    VIEW TRAVEL ITINERARIES: The 15U Male Provincial Team Program will begin with open tryouts on May 25-27, 2018 at the Canada Games Sport for Life Centre.  A total of 12 roster athletes and practice players at this age level will be chosen for the team and will continue training through the summer.  The team will be attending a number of warm-up tournaments in July heading into the Canada Basketball National Championships August 6-11th at the Tournament Capital Center, Kamloops, B.C. 


    ELIGIBILITY
    • Males born in 2003 or later residing in the province of Manitoba on or before February 1, 2018
    COACHING STAFF

    • Head Coach - Dan Becker 
    • Assistant Coach - Daron Leonard 
    • Assistant Coach - Jon Janzen 
    TRYOUTS 
    • Date: May 25-27, 2018
    • Location: Canada Games Sport for Life Centre 
    PRACTICES
    • Communicated directly by the coach to the team.
      TEAM ROSTER


      #NamePositionHtHometownAgeGrSchool
      2Joshua NwachukwuForward6' 3"Winnipeg159Acadia School
      3James RaeGuard6' 3"Winnipeg159Oak Park High School
      4Elijah GrantGuard5' 10"Winnipeg149Vincent Massey Collegiate
      5Mekhi LisanGuard5' 7"Winnipeg148Amber Trails Comm School
      6Aka EbubechukwuForward6' 1"Winnipeg159Glenlawn Collegiate
      7Joshua ShyllonGuard5' 10"Winnipeg159Kelvin High School
      8Brayden LongstreetForward6' 3"Winnipeg159College Beliveau
      9Enny SulimanForward6' 1"Winnipeg148St. Maurice School
      10Nathaniel BanguraForward6' 2"Winnipeg159John Taylor Collegiate
      11Logan KrausGuard6' 1"Winnipeg149Sturgeon Heights Collegiate
      12Lota OfforForward6' 6"Winnipeg159Vincent Massay Collegiate
      14Simon HildebrandtGuard6' 6"Winnipeg159MBCI
      PPBrendan AmoyawGuard6' 1"Winnipeg148Grant Park High School
      PPAlex AngGuard5' 7"Winnipeg159Henry G. Izatt Middle School
      PPD'ontea CameronGuard6' 1"Winnipeg159Miles Macdonell Collegiate


      COMPETITION SCHEDULE: 

      Local exhibition games in Winnipeg and Brandon in June & July (communicated by the coach)
        1. PRAIRIE CUP CHALLENGE - JULY 1, 2018
        • Tournament Name: Prairie Cup Challenge 
        • Tournament Dates:  July 1, 2018 
        • Competition Location: Brandon University Healthy Living Centre MAP
        • Tournament Hotel: N/A (day trip)
        • Travel Days: July 1, 2018 (return home Sunday evening)
        • Depart WinnipegSunday July 1, 2018 - time arranged by coaching staff / car poolArrive Brandon: 2 hours later
        • Depart Brandon: After last game on July 1: Arrive Winnipeg: 2 hours later
        • Van Departure & Arrival LocationArranged by coaches
        • Transportation: Car pool
        • Tournament Website & Schedule: https://www.basketballmanitoba.ca/2018/06/manitoba-hosting-saskatchewan-in.html.  Results to appear on the Basketball Manitoba Twitter feed
        • Area Hotels & Attractions: http://brandontourism.com/

        2.  D1 SUMMER CLASSIC - MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA - JULY 19-22, 2018
        • Tournament Name: D1 Summer Classic (Minneapolis, MN)  (NCAA Certified Event)
        • Competition LocationsEast Ridge High School MAP  
        • Players Hotel: Comfort Inn 7740 Flying Cloud Dr., Eden Prairie, MN 55344
        • Items to Bring
          • PASSPORT AND/OR OTHER CITIZENSHIP DOCUMENTATION.  Players will not be permitted on the bus without showing it to their head coach - READ SPECIAL NOTES ON US TRAVEL
          • Meal money for all lunches and dinners (breakfast is provided at the hotel).  Suggested amount: $150 USD for 4 days
          • US Spending money for the entire weekend
          • Snacks for the bus (no fruit, vegetables, peanuts or meats as they may be confiscated at the border
          • Basketball shoes, jersey/uniforms
          • All Basketball Manitoba Gear received this year (
          • Reversible Jersey, 
          •  
          • Shorts, 
          •   3
             
          •  Short Sleeve Shirts, 
          •  
          • Long Sleeve Play Dry Shirt, 
          •  
          • Sweatshirt, 
          •  
          • Sweatpants, 
          •  
          • Team Bag
          •  
          • Pillow, blanket (for bus trip)
          • Water bottle
          • Clothes for 4+ days
          • Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, brush, deodorant, etc)
          • Any medications (if applicable)
        • Tournament Dates:  July 20-22, 2018 
        • Travel Days: July 19 & 22/23 (leave after the last game, 8+ hour ride home)
        • Depart WinnipegThursday July 19, 2018 - 8:00 AMArrive Minneapolis: 6:00 PM 
        • Depart Minneapolis: After last team finishes on July 22: Arrive Winnipeg: July 22/23 - late night / early morning
        • Van Departure & Arrival Location: Winners store parking lot, 2127 Pembina Hwy MAP
        • Transportation: 3 minivan rentals per team 
        • Tournament WebsiteClick to view
        • Tournament ScheduleClick to view (to be updated the week of the event)
        • Area Hotels & Attractionshttps://www.minneapolis.org/
        3.  PREP HOOPS SUMMER CHALLENGE - CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - JULY 25-30, 2018
        • Tournament Name: Prep Hoops Summer Challenge (Chicago, IL) (NCAA Certified Event)
        • Competition Locations:  Joy of the Game Center, 158 Waukegan Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015  
        • Player's HotelHoliday Inn 2600 Lake Cook Rd, Riverwoods, IL USA.
        • Items to Bring
          • PASSPORT AND/OR OTHER CITIZENSHIP DOCUMENTATION.  Players will not be permitted on the bus without showing it to their head coach - READ SPECIAL NOTES ON US TRAVEL
          • Meal money for all lunches and dinners (breakfast is provided at the hotel).  Suggested amount$200 USD for 5+ days
          • US Spending money for the entire weekend
          • Snacks for the bus (no fruit, vegetables, peanuts or meats as they may be confiscated at the border
          • Basketball shoes, jersey/uniforms
          • All Basketball Manitoba Gear received this year (
          • Reversible Jersey, 
          •  
          • Shorts, 
          •  
          • 3 Short Sleeve Shirts, 
          •  
          • Long Sleeve Play Dry Shirt, 
          •  
          • Sweatshirt, 
          •  
          • Sweatpants, 
          •  
          • Team Bag
          •  
          • Pillow, blanket (for bus trip)
          • Water bottle
          • Clothes for 5+ days
          • Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, brush, deodorant, etc)
          • Any medications (if applicable)
        • Tournament Dates:  July 27-29, 2018 
        • Travel Days: July 25 & 29/30 (leave after the last game, 16+ hour ride home)
        • Depart WinnipegWednesday July 25, 2018 - 8:00 PMArrive Chicago: 12:00 PM next day
        • Depart Chicago: After last team finishes on July 29: Arrive Winnipeg: July 29/30 - late night / early morning
        • Bus Departure & Arrival Location: Winners store parking lot, 2127 Pembina Hwy MAP
        • Transportation: Highway Bus (operated by Leisure Tours)
        • Tournament WebsiteClick to view
        • Tournament ScheduleClick to view (to be updated the week of the event)
        • Area Hotels & Attractionshttps://www.choosechicago.com/
          4. CANADA BASKETBALL NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS - JULY 23-30, 2017
          • Tournament Name: Canada Basketball National Championships
          • Competition Location: Tournament Capital Center, Kamloops, B.C. MAP
          • Tournament Hotel: TRU Residence and Conference Centre Website
          • Tournament Dates:  August 6-11, 2018 
          • Travel Days: August 5 & 12
          • Items to Bring
            • PASSPORT AND/OR OTHER GOVERNMENT ID TO BOARD AIRPLANE
            • Spending money for the entire week
            • Basketball shoes, jersey/uniforms
            • All Basketball Manitoba Gear received this year (
            • Reversible Jersey, 
            •  
            • Shorts, 
            •   3
               
            •  Short Sleeve Shirts, 
            •  
            • Long Sleeve Play Dry Shirt, 
            •  
            • Sweatshirt, 
            •  
            • Sweatpants, 
            •  
            • Team Bag
            • Water bottle
            • Clothes for 7+ days
            • Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, brush, deodorant, etc)
            • Any medications (if applicable)
          • FLIGHT DETAILS CHANGED: Depart Winnipeg AirportSunday August 5, 2018 - 12:00 PM on WJ 493; ARRIVE AIRPORT AT 10:00 AM); Arrive Kamloops: 2:33PM on WJ 3115 (local time) 
          • Depart Kamloops AirportSunday August 12, 2018, 3:05 PM WJ 3116 (local time): Arrive Winnipeg Airport: 11:35 PM (local time) WJ 526
          • TransportationWestjet Airlines
          • Tournament Bulletin CLICK HERE (additional details on the event)
          • Tournament Websitehttp://basketball.ca/en/page/national-championships
          • Tournament Schedule: http://basketball.ca/en/page/national-championships
          • Tournament Video Webcastinghttps://sportscanada.tv/2018-broadcast-schedule
          • Area Hotels & Attractionshttps://www.tourismkamloops.com/

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