Ages 5 to 8

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Programming will feature basketball drills and modified games on a lowered rim that are age-appropriate, simple and fun. Each session runs for 45 minutes, one day per week. 

Ages 9-12

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Sessions involve 1-hour sessions for an 8 week in length. Classes focus on fundamentals and complete basketball competency. 

Ages 13-17

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 Sessions involve 1-hour sessions for an 8 week in length. Classes focus on game situations and in-game decision making and skill development.  

 

The curriculum has been developed by NBA Basketball Operations and a team of experts in child development, physical literacy, and basketball fundamentals.  The program will include games that are modified to be age-appropriate and use age-appropriate equipment such as smaller basketballs and lowered hoops.  

In the community

The JR. NBA hosted clinics for more than 2,500 students from the greater Toronto area led by current and former NBA players, WNBA players, Ambassadors, celebrities and mascots !