In partnership with Sport Singapore, Jr. NBA – the NBA’s global youth development program that promotes basketball participation and an active lifestyle among children – was introduced in Singapore for the first time in 2016. The program is currently being conducted across Southeast Asia and has reached more than 1.5 million kids, parents and coaches through camps, clinics, and NBA Cares community outreach activities.
Jr. NBA Singapore will launch on 15 June and run till 13 August 2017. Participants will be trained in the fundamentals of basketball and learn the importance of the Jr. NBA’s core values, including sportsmanship, teamwork, a positive attitude, and respect (S.T.A.R.).
The program is free across all stages. In addition to Singapore, Jr. NBA is currently being conducted across Southeast Asia in Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam.
Participants * :
- Open clinics for boys and girls ages 5-14
- Regional Training Program for players between the ages of 5-14
- * Only members of Active SG are eligible to participate in Jr. NBA Singapore
|Co-Organizers:||NBA and Sport Singapore|
|Presenting Partner:||Sport Singapore|
|Official Facebook page:||www.facebook.com/jrnbasingapore|