VEC goes through hoops for sake of basketball coaching
FOR all budding basketball coaches out there hoping to someday have the chance of coaching top players like Shaquille O’Neill, Basketball Ireland in conjunction with Co. Wicklow VEC Sports Promotion Unit will be holding a basic introduction to Basketball Coaching.
The course will take place on Saturday October 11 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Ballywaltrim Community Centre in Bray.
The course aims to provide participants with the basic coaching skills and knowledge of the game.
The course is aimed at those who have no coaching experience or little basketball knowledge.
There is no formal assessment but participants will be monitored throughout the course.
Introductory coaching certificates will be issued by Basketball Ireland.
The cost is ¤25 and the minimum age of participants is 15. A limited number of places is available.
Anyone interested should contact Tracy Bunyan, Co. Wicklow VEC Sports Promotion Officer on (01) 282 8324 or email email@example.com or Cathy Quinn Regional Development Officer at Basketball Ireland on (086) 811 2916 by Friday, October 3.