DEVELOPMENT

Winter 2020

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 Sunday, November 1st. If your program does not fall on that day you will start the first day of your program after November 1st. The last day of programs is Sunday, December 13th. All programs are subject to change based on gym availability and numbers of players registered.

Registration for all programs begins on Wednesday, October 14th at 2pm   

Grade 5 – 9

VBL

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UPDATE: All VBL GAME DAY PROGRAMS ARE ON CANCELLED UNTIL NOVEMBER 29th DUE TO B.C. PUBLIC HEALTH ORDER.

Welcome to the VanCity Youth Basketball League Players registered for this program will play a game every Sunday within the same cohort based on skill level. This program is only one day a week and is games only. Those looking for extra practices should look to sign up for Saturday skills as well. If rentals open up we will add the option to practice during the week.

Sunday at St Pius: 
2:20-3:20pm Grade 5/6
3:30-4:30pm Grade 7/8
4:40-5:40pm Grade 7/8
5:50-6:50pm Grade 7/8
1:10-2:10pm Grade 8/9

Cost: 
$149 for one game per week
Includes VanCity reversible game jersey or other gear

Grade 3 – 10

Girls Only

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WE WILL CONTINUE TO RUN SKILLS PROGRAMS BUT THEY WILL BE SLIGHTLY CHANGED DUE TO THE B.C. PUBLIC HEALTH ORDER. PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAILS FOR UPCOMING SCHEDULES.

This six 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 3/4 girls
Saturday 9:00-9:45am at LGCA

Grade 5/6 girls
Saturday 9:55-10:55am at LGCA
Tuesday 5:00-600pm at LGCA 

Grade 7/8 girls
Tuesday 6:10-7:20pm at LGCA
Saturday 11:00am-12:20pm at LGCA

Grade 9/10 girls
Tuesday 7:30-8:45pm at LGCA
Saturday 12:25-1:45pm at LGCA

 

Cost for Girls Only:
$129- Grade 3/4 girls one practice per week 
$249- Grade 5-10 programs two practices per week
Includes VanCity reversible game jersey or other gear

Grade K– 10

Skills Training

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These 6 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 1:50-2:35 at LGCA

Grade 3/4 boys
Sunday 11:00-11:45am at St. Pius

Cost: $129


Skills Training:

Skill sessions are shooting and finishing based programs for athletes who want extra training this fall or who could not get into our 2 day a week fall programs.

Grade 4-6
Saturday 2:40-3:40pm

Grade 7-9
Saturday 12:25-1:45pm

Grade 7-9
Saturday 3:45-4:45pm

Grade 10-12
Tuesday 7:30-8:45pm

Cost: $129