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    April 29, 2019

    CONTINUES THROUGH MAY: "SunUp Basketball" Program at Canada Games Centre Offered on Tues & Thurs Mornings

    Image result for sport manitoba basketballmanitoba.caFREE TO ALL SPECIALTY LICENCE PLATE OWNERS: Basketball Manitoba, in partnership with Sport Manitoba, is pleased to announce an extension to the SunUp Basketball Program at the  Canada Games Sport For Life Centre basketball court for additional time on the basketball court.  Continuing through to at least May 30, 2019, and continuing on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00-9:00 am, the SunUp Basketball program will allow anyone of all ages to come down to the Canada Games Centre on a drop-in basis.

    PLEASE NOTE MAY 7th THERE WILL BE NO PROGRAM FOR THAT MORNING

    The option to connect with Coach Jon Giesbrecht will also continue, but those looking to set up a time to train can contact him directly at coachgiesbrecht@gmail.com.

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    In addition to accessing one of the top basketball courts in the province, Basketball Manitoba will also make available TWO Dr. Dish Shooting Machines* on the court for players to access and use.  Wilson Evolution basketballs will be provided on site as will other training aids for use on request including cones, dots, bands, tennis balls, skipping ropes, etc.

    *Basketball Manitoba reserves the right to monitor and limit time on the shooting machines and training aids use based on demand.

    Starting January 22nd, an $8.00 drop-in fee (for 2 hours) will be in effect An option to buy 5 visits for $30.00 ($6.00 a visit) is also available at the door.   Participants ages 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult (age 18+).  All participants will also be covered under Basketball Manitoba's insurance plan.

    Schedule at the Canada Games Sport for Life Centre (Dates, Times & Fees)
    • Tuesday, April 30 - 7:00 - 9:00 am - $8 DROP-IN FEE
    • Thursday, May 2- 7:00 - 9:00 am - $8 DROP-IN FEE
    • Tuesday, May 7 - NO DROP IN DUE TO GYM CONFLICT
    • Thursday, May 9 - 7:00 - 9:00 am - $8 DROP-IN FEE
    • Tuesday, May 14- 7:00 - 9:00 am - $8 DROP-IN FEE
    • Thursday, May 16 - 7:00 - 9:00 am - $8 DROP-IN FEE
    • Tuesday, May 21- 7:00 - 9:00 am - $8 DROP-IN FEE
    • Thursday, May 23 - 7:00 - 9:00 am - $8 DROP-IN FEE
    • Tuesday, May 28 - 7:00 - 9:00 am - $8 DROP-IN FEE
    • Thursday, May 30 - 7:00 - 9:00 am - $8 DROP-IN FEE
    Notes:

    • Location: Canada Games Sport For Life Centre, 145 Pacific Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba (MAP)
    • Payment: A drop-in fee as noted above will be collected at the door.  Forms of payment accepted are Interac Debit, Visa, MasterCard and cash.
    • Parking: Underground heated parking is available for $2.00 for the first hour and $1 for each additional 30 minutes.  Free street parking is available in the area until 8:00 am and then it becomes $2.50 an hour after that.  See parkade map below.  More info on parking...
    • Building & Area Amenities
      • Large change rooms and shower space located courtside.  Courtside towel service is not available but is on the 4th floor to members of the Fitness Centre.
      • Supervising staff is certified in First-Aid with access to ice and other basic medical supplies are available if needed.  Public Wifi is available on the premise (both SMBGuest and Shaw Open).
      • Sport for Life Fitness Centre located on the 4th floor features a full-size track and a wide variety of fitness machines and classes (there are additional fees to access these services)
      • Sport for Life Cente Medicine Clinic located on the 3rd floor offering sport medicine, athletic therapy, chiropractic and massage services (there are additional fees to access these services).     
      • Joe & Lily Coffee Shop located at the building entrance.
      • Located on a Winnipeg Transit bus hub serviced by dozens of routes (Winnipeg Transit website
      • Free underground and secure bike parking available year-round.  Bring your bike inside the main front doors at 145 Pacific Avenue and request the key to the bike storage room from the main floor reception desk.  The bike storage room is located just inside the parkade next to the payment terminals.  


    If you are interested in this opportunity please pre-register (with no obligation) below on the form to save time

    Questions on the program can go to Jillian at 204-925-5775 ext 1 or jillian@basketballmanitoba.ca

    Can't see the below form?  CLICK HERE to view it in a new window.



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