GRADE 1&2

If you are participating in the Jr. NBA program for the FIRST time, please select Grade 1 & 2 First year at registration. If you have participated in the Jr. NBA program before, please select Grade 1 & 2 second year at registration. 

Jr. NBA BASKETBALL PROGRAM

The RCBA has partnered with Basketball Canada & Basketball Saskatchewan to offer players in grade 1&2 the opportunity to participate in the Jr. NBA Youth Basketball Program.  The objective of this program is to develop young athletes in creating a passion for sport and exposing them to the values, qualities and skills required to succeed in basketball and in life through age appropriate skill development.

Important Dates

Registration Opens August 1st
Registration Closes  October 14th 
Program Start Date October 27th
Program End date (Super Windup Weekend): Last session day February 9th, 2019, windup day February 10th, 2019

Team Selection

When players register they indicate which zone they currently reside in as well as which school they attend.  When drafting teams we take both those factors into account.

Schedule

Teams will meet weekly on Saturdays for 1 hour between 9:00am-3:00pm.  Times will change from week to week. Each zone will have one gym location at which the teams from that zone will always use.

Equipment

As a participant in the Jr. NBA program, all players will receive the following:
NBA Team Jersey
Basketball
Shoe Bag
Poster
Certificate of Completion

What is Needed for the Season

Non marking runners, shorts and a water bottle.

Coaching

Coaches are always needed for teams. If you are interested in coaching your child's team (no experience necessary the RCBA will provide training and tools to help new coaches.  For more information on coaching in the RCBA please visit our Coaches Corner.