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PAI Basketball Clinic – Treasure Valley Foster Youth
November 16 @ 9:45 am - 11:30 am
Progression Athletics Internation provides free sports clinics to foster youth and their siblings in the Treasure Valley.
The objective of the basketball clinic is to allow local foster youth an opportunity to go through a variety of drills while competing against with fun games. Throughout the clinic, we aim to teach life skills such as communication, teamwork and accountability. We promote positive attitudes and overall good behavior by awarding four particpants a trophy at the end of the day. These indivduals will be awarded for sportsmanship, leadership, inspiration and the PAI award.
Below is a sample breakdown of the events flow.
Registration opens at 9:45am
The clinic starts at 10am – 11:30pm
Introductions: Get everyone in a large circle and introduce volunteers. This is also the time for PAI to give the children expectations and explain the day’s activities.
Teams: We will split up the children randomly to create teams. The teams will stay together the entire day along with their dedicated coaches.
Relays: The teams lineup up to do relays and warm up.
Stations: The teams will then be sent to stations. This is where they will work on a specific skill set such as defense, offense or agility. Each station is 5-10 minutes and we will rotate when time is up.
Group Lesson: We will focus on fundamentals in a large group session.
Scrimmages: Scrimmages will take place to the children can practice the skills they just worked on and also play as a team.
Below are a few key notes and reminders.
1. Parents/guardians are required to stay. We hope you can encourage your child during the event
2. Please bring water for the child
3. Please have them wear athletics shoes if possible (if not possible please Shane@progressionathletics.org)
4. Please arrive no later than 9:55am for registration – we start at 10am