Basketball 101 Camps This Summer
Basketball PEI is pleased to announce its renewed partnership with the highly successful Basketball 101 Development School to offer three weeks of basketball camps during the 2018 summer season. These camps will provide an excellent opportunity for athletes to improve their basketball fundamentals, while also serving as a fundraiser for Basketball PEI, UPEI, and Holland College.
Basketball 101 Development Schools is co-owned by George and Scott Morrison. The elder Morrison has coached at the university and college level for 30 years and has operated basketball camps for both UPEI and the Basketball 101 Development School over this same period. Scott is an assistant coach with the NBA Boston Celtics organization and has been the Head Coach of the Maine Red Claws, The Celtic’s NBA D-League affiliate for the past three seasons. Prior to that, he had a very successful 11-year career as the Head Coach of the Lakehead University men’s basketball program. Scott has also been an assistant coach with Canada Basketball’s national teams for the past four summers, most recently with the senior men’s program. Scott also played five seasons with the UPEI Panthers.
The first week of camp will be held July 23-27 at Immanuel Christian School. This camp will be for boys and girls entering grades 4 to 6. The camp will utilize basketball nets at heights appropriate to this age group, as well as age-appropriate basketballs.
The second week will be held at Summerside Intermediate School the week of August 13-17. This camp is for boys and girls entering grades 4 to 10.
The third week will be held at the UPEI fieldhouse the week of August 20-24 and will be open to boys and girls entering grades 7 to 12.
Camps will run from 9 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday. The July camp will feature both half and full day options.
Camp brochures (PDF) along with registration options are now available on the Basketball PEI website or by calling Coach Morrison at 902-393-3441. Payment options are cash, cheque or e-transfer to firstname.lastname@example.org
Job Posting - Summer Program Coordinator
Basketball PEI is a non-profit Provincial Sport Organization that serves the basketball community across Prince Edward Island. We are looking for a student, returning to school this fall, with a positive attitude and strong work ethic that is excited about growing basketball in the province. If you are interested, click (here) for the full job posting.
Train To Train Course Being offered July 13-15
Advance your coaching with this workshop designed for coaches of athletes in the Train to Train stage of Long-term Athlete Development (LTAD). Building on Canada Basketball’s ‘Learn to Train’ workshop, through a mix of classroom and hands-on experience in the gym, this workshop focuses on.
Microteaching in order to learn how to provide support to athletes in training;
–Designing activities that develop both technical skills and athletic abilities;
– Planning a practice that reflects seasonal training priorities;
–Identifying appropriate activities for each part of the practice;
–Analyzing performance including error detection and correction;
–Supporting the competitive experience;
–Advancing coaching in the progression of skills and concepts (conceptual offensive components, shooting, whole-part-whole teaching, and incorporation of mental training);
– Designing a basic sport program
The Train to Train course is a competency-based course. There will be a minimum of five combined classroom and in the gym sessions of approximately 3 hours each.
|Course:||Train to Train|
|Start:||July 13-15th, 2018|
|Learning Facilitator:||Darrell Glenn|
Register on Game Plan (directions below) or
Contact Trent Whitty – Trent@basketballpei.ca or (902)368-4986
- To Register on GamePlan:
- Go to https://gameplanbasketball.ca/
- Look to the right side of a screen where it says “Game Plan Login”. If you are already a member, great! If not, you have to register. When registering it will give you the option to become a full member which is $50 or you can take a “free” option. This decision is completely up to you.
- Once you are logged in and/or registered, pick “Workshops.” The page will indicate all the workshops we have set up right now
- Select “Register” for “Train to Train”
2018 Red Rock Classic
Thank you to all of the players, coaches, managers, officials, volunteers, workers, parents, family members, and spectators for making this year’s Red Rock Classic so successful. Thank you to our many sponsors; particularly, Rodd Hotels & Resorts, for hosting many of the teams coming from off-island, and the support from the Charlottetown Tourism Accommodation Levy.
This year saw 45 teams from around the Maritime provinces display their hard work and talents over 3 days. We look forward to having all of the teams return in future years!
Dates: May 25-27, 2018
Location: Charlottetown, PEI
Schedule & Results
Digital program: 2018 Red Rock Program
Basketball PEI/ADL 2016-2017 Annual Awards
We recognize the amount of hard work and dedication to the sport of basketball that has taken place over this past year and we are pleased to announce the winners of the 2016-2017 Basketball PEI awards.
The award presentation occurred on Sunday, February 4th, 2018.
Bantam Male: Spencer Rossiter
Bantam Female: Sydney Strain
Junior Male: Adam Ryan
Junior Female: Nikki Arsenault
Volunteer: Darryl Gaudet
Administrator: Brenda Brydon
Official: Matthew McNally
Coach: Reagh Vidito
Senior Male: Jack MacAulay
Senior Female: Jenna Mae Ellsworth
Team: Charlottetown Rural “AAA” Girls
Congratulations to the 2016-2017 award winners!