Basketball Without Borders, Europe Rolls Through Day 2
Another packed day of Life Skills, basketball instruction, and games at Day 2 of BWB Europe here in Rome.
The Bucks’ Brandon Knight lead the morning Life Skills seminar focusing on Leadership and Communication skills. The campers took part in a series of activities where they had to rely on each and work as a team to achieve certain tasks. One such task involved being blindfolded and having to navigate around a series of cones, based on the instructions from their teammates. Learning to give clear instruction, communicating and trusting their teammates was crucial.
The morning ended with the daily skills stations where again the campers keenly listened to the NBA players and coaches as they talked about the finer points of the game and lead the campers through the positional skills stations.
The afternoon was spent playing games between the different teams, with the competition heating up already ahead of the last full day of camp tomorrow.
To round things off, the NBA players took to the streets of Rome where they became tourists for a few hours. The sightseeing included a number of the historical