Summer Hoops recap and how to improve your game for the regular season:
As we wrap up Summer Hoops season, I would like to recap some of the highlights of the season. I would also like to go in-depth into some of the improvements we can discuss in regards to structured offence, defence, and offensive/defensive awareness.
First, lets go into teamwork and the unity of Night hoops:
Everyone in the program played to compete but showed amazing respect for one another.
Week in week out we saw some amazing humility and competitive drive from all the players. What I took away was when the opposing...
What an AMAZING couple weeks of top notch basketball. Summer Hoops so far has had multiple close games which we will go through in this recap.
Game 1: Sunset vs Thunderbird
Game 2: Marpole vs Mt pleasant / Hillcrest
Game 3: Strathcona vs Maywood
We had some competitive games on week one and some chemistry growth being that it is the first game of the season. Lot's of talent has shown up this season as we have seen some sharp shooters hitting threes from 2 feet behind the 3 point line. We saw some strong slashers and some crisp passing. But what is most...
The Night Hoops charity basketball program is thrilled to be celebrating our 20th Anniversary season. The program has a sustainable model of supporting Inner City youth, teaching them Life Skills and developing leaders from within.
The Night Hoops program is a community-based league for teenage boys and girls, and it runs primarily on weekend evenings. The goal is to use basketball as a vehicle to promote personal development and community engagement. There are no cuts, it is free for all players and the program is active in Vancouver, Burnaby, and North Vancouver.
Thanks to the Vancity Community Project Grant program, Night Hoops is able to deliver Life Skills Workshops on the following topics:
Financial Management and Spending Habits Basic Banking Personal Budgetting and Tracking Spending Financial planning and Goal Setting Credit Cards Types of Loans and Credit Score Taxation and Filing Identity Theft Prevention Introduction to RRSPs, ERSPs, and TFSAs
You work hard for your money, make it work for you.