Learn Skills, Show Your Stuff And Win A Free Trip To New York City!
JR. NBA & JR. WNBA SKILLS CHALLENGE
Download the Skills Challenge Packet (PDF)
Are you NBA material?
Think you've got the stuff to go all the way to the top? Find out here.
We're looking for the best 10-12 year-olds in India to rise up and compete for a chance to win The Ultimate NYC NBA Experience! Test your dribbling, shooting, passing and other basketball skills against hundreds of people your age for a shot to be crowned national champion.THE BREAKDOWN:
- Open to 10-12 year olds across India
- 400 participants in each city competition
- 10 winners (5 boys, 5 girls) from each city move on to national championship
- Grand Prize: The 2 challengers (1 boy, 1 girl) selected as national champs earn a once-in-a-lifetime free trip to New York to train with an NBA coach, visit NBA headquarters and see historic landmarks throughout the city.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
The competition is open to boys and girls ages 10-12. Skills Challenges will be held across various levels -- schools, city, national. Local coaches will be responsible for implementing school-based competitions (100 schools per city), 4 winners from each school (2 boys / 2 girls) will move on to city wide competitions.
JR. NBA & JR. WNBA INDIA COACH'S GUIDE
Download the Jr. NBA Jr. WNBA Coach's Guide (PDF)
SHARPEN YOUR COACHING SKILLS
Practice Makes Perfect
Learn what it takes to be a great basketball coach with our clinics.
Each coaching clinic will feature two-day "Train the Trainer' sessions, where NBA staff will instruct coaches on the proper fundamentals, drills, conditioning and more of what it takes to be a great coach and teacher.COACHING CLINICS:
Mumbai: March 14 - 15 (Dominic Savio High School)
Pune: March 17 - 18 (Tech Mahindra)
Chennai: March 23 - 24 (JJ Stadium)
Delhi: April 5 - 6 (Jesus and Mary College)
Bangalore: April 7-8 (Mount Carmel College)
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