15th August 2019
British Wheelchair Basketball – Regional Skills Camps

#SkillsCamps

 

Regional Skills Camps are a wonderful way to introduce new young players to the incredible team sport of wheelchair basketball. The Skills Camps will also support and develop the playing skills of current club juniors.

 

The Skills Camps are fun, exciting and packed full of wheelchair basketball. Our friendly coaches will lead the sessions which will include a skills focus and game play, as well as Glow in the Dark wheelchair basketball. All attendees will experience a competitive game environment during their attendance at a Skills Camp. 

 

The Regional Skills Camp is a great event for junior players to meet other young players who share their passion for wheelchair basketball. 

Older juniors (13-19 years old) will also have the chance to develop their broader skills regarding officiating and running a wheelchair basketball event by taking part in our Young Activators' Award. 

 

Essential Information:

  • Skills Camps are open to young people 5 -16 years old.
  • Young Activators' Award is open to young people 13 - 19 years old.
  • Players of all abilities are welcome
  • Sports chairs can be provided on request (email SkillsCamp@britishwheelbasketball.co.uk)
  • Attendees need to bring a packed lunch and refreshments
  • Booking is essential

 

Skills Camp Schedule

10:30 - 11:30am    Young Activators' Award

11:30 - 13:30pm    Skills and Game Play

13:30 - 14:30pm    Glow in the Dark Wheelchair Basketball

14:30 - 15:30pm    Young Activators' Award

 

Skills Camps

North East

15-Sep - Durham University, Queens Campus, University Blvd, Thornaby, Stockton-on-Tees TS17 6BH (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/north-east-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-65090902642)

27-Oct  - Durham University, Queens Campus, University Blvd, Thornaby, Stockton-on-Tees TS17 6BH (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/north-east-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-65090934738)

 

East Midlands

01-Sep - Loughborough University, Holywell Fitness Centre, Oakwood Drive, LE11 3QF (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/east-midlands-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-66563163213?ref=estw)

05-Oct  - West Notts College, Derby Rd, Mansfield NG18 5BH (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/east-midlands-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-68116501289)

20-Oct  - Grantham Meres Leisure Centre, Trent Road, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG31 7XQ (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/east-midlands-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-68117416025)

 

West Midlands

28-Oct  - Sport & Fitness, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham. B15 2TT (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/west-midlands-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-65088615802)

29-Oct  - Sport & Fitness, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham. B15 2TT (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/west-midlands-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-65090255707)

31-Oct  - Sport & Fitness, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham. B15 2TT (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/west-midlands-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-65086957843)

 

East

08-Sep - Skyliner Sports Centre, Rougham Tower Avenue, Bury Saint Edmunds IP32 7QB (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/east-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-66564645647?ref=estw)

15-Sep - UEA, SportsPark, Norwich, NR4 7TJ (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/east-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-66563793097?ref=estw)

27-Oct  - University of Essex, Sports Centre, Colchester CO4 3SQ (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/east-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-65091106251)

 

London

31-Aug - Sports Dock, University Way, Royal Docks, London E16 2RD (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/london-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-65095517445)

29-Oct  - Brunel University, Middlesex, UB8 3PH (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/london-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-68118539385)

 

South East

24-Aug Kennet Leisure Centre Thatcham, Berkshire RG19 4LJ (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/south-east-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-64604079541?ref=estw)

 

South West

31-Aug - Plymouth Marjon University, Derriford Road, Plymouth, PL6 8BH (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/south-west-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-64974560660?ref=estw)

14-Sep - Oasis Leisure Centre, North Start Avenue, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN2 1EP (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/south-west-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-65244873172)

26-Oct  - The City Academy, Bristol, Russell Town Avenue, Bristol, BS5 9JH (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/south-west-wheelchair-basketball-skills-camp-tickets-68118049921)

 

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