DEVELOPMENT

Winter 2021

VBL  /  Girls Only  /  Skills Training   

Development

Development programs are for all skill levels and abilities! We emphasize learning the fundamentals and making the game fun and enjoyable as well as teaching new skills. We hope to see rapid improvement by this group while still making sure they enjoy coming to practice every week.

The first day of programs is Friday, January 8th. If your program does not fall on that day you will start the first day of your program after January 8th. The last day of programs is Sunday, February 28th. All programs are subject to change based on gym availability and numbers of players registered.

 

Grade 5 – 10

VBL

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UPDATE: All VBL PROGRAMS WILL ADHERE TO VIA SPORT AND PROVINCIAL HEAL OFFICERS ORDERS

Welcome to the VanCity Youth Basketball League Players registered for this program will have one skills session and one game within the same cohort based on skill level. This program is two days a week and is games and skill development.  If we can’t play games we will run two Phase 2 skill development sessions per week. 

Grade 5-6
Friday 5:00-5:55pm at LGCA
Sunday 2:15-3:15 at St Pius

Grade 7-8
Group #1
Friday 6:00-6:55 at LGCA
Sunday 3:20-4:20 at St Pius 

Group #2
Friday 7:00-7:55 at LGCA
Sunday 4:30-5:30 at St Pius

Grade 9-10
Friday 8:00-8:55 at LGCA
Saturday 4:55-5:55 at LGCA

Cost: 
$249 for two sessions per week
Includes VanCity reversible game jersey or other gear

Grade 3 – 10

Girls Only

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Programs will adhere to the most recent VIA Sport guidelines. 

This eight week program is for girls of all skill levels and abilities. We emphasize learning the fundamentals and team concepts in a fun, inclusive, and competitive environment. Our Girls only programs are led by two former university women’s basketball players. The goal for this program is see rapid improvement in each player and help them grow their love for the game! 

Grade 3-5 girls
Saturday 9:00-9:55am at LGCA
Tuesday 5:00-6:00 at LGCA

Grade 6-9  Development 
Saturday 10:00-11:10am at LGCA
Tuesday 6:10-7:20pm at LGCA 

Grade 7-10  High Performance 
Saturday 11:15-12:30pm at LGCA
Tuesday 7:30-8:45pm at LGCA

Cost for Girls Only:
$239- Grade 3-5 girls program
$249- Grade 6-9 & Grade 7-10 

Includes VanCity reversible game jersey or other gear

Grade K– 10

Skills Training

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These 8 week programs are focused on individual skill development and the introduction of team concepts through small sided gameplay. 

Youth Development Practice Days

Kindergarten/Grade 1/Grade 2 Co-ed
Saturday 12:40-1:30 at LGCA

Grade 3/4 boys
Sunday 11:00-11:50pm at St. Pius

Cost: $149


Skills Training:

Skill sessions are shooting and finishing based programs for athletes who want extra training. We will work on Individual skills and Team Concepts.

Grade 4-6
Saturday 1:40-2:40pm

Grade 7-8
Saturday 2:45-3:45pm

Grade 9-11
Saturday 3:50-4:50pm

Cost: $149