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Becoming a great basketball player isn’t something that happens overnight. It takes practice and repetition, along with the desire to push to improve your skills. Now that winter is here and the driveway is covered in snow and ice, it’s become more difficult to practice necessary game skills like dribbling and shooting. Though you no […]
More Great Results from U14 FORCE Boys!
What’s Next for the Boys?
Go Burlington FORCE Girls, Go!
When it comes to teaching youth how to play basketball, it can be difficult to decide exactly how to balance instruction on fundamentals and the kids’ natural desire to have fun playing.
We’re Off to a Great Start this Basketball Season!
While competition is inherent in any sport, most kids don’t set out into the world of competitive basketball because they love competition. Most likely, your young one has decided to give basketball a try because they love the game. As kids learn and develop skills, it can be very tempting to push them into the […]
Burlington FORCE Announced First as Entrant into NPH REPresent League
The Burlington FORCE boys rep teams – each of the 4 Teams in grades 9 to 12 – are the first to join the NPH rep league circuit. It’s a testament to the quality of the these teams – the players, coaches and commitment to playing […]
Basketball is a sport more traditionally played by boys, yet girls basketball interest and participation is growing fast – for good reason! The sport that features agility, quick thinking and sportsmanship is a natural fit for girls who are looking for both a physical game and solid mental benefits.
Top benefits of basketball for girls
When a child plays basketball, it can be fairly easy to see the skill progression that shows just how much they are learning from their time spent practicing. But there are many benefits to playing basketball that actually have nothing to do with the game itself! From physical benefits to mental ones, there are […]
On Saturday, August 17th, Burlington Basketball showed how it’s quickly becoming the home of strong basketball talent and development. At the second annual CNE x OBA 3×3 Tournament taking place at the OVO Athletic Centre, Burlington U13 Boys brought home the gold medal for first place.
Made-in-Burlington Ball Players Take Gold Among 16 Teams
With a […]