Regional Academy

Development Programs
Oct 07

Regional Academy Term 4 2019 Registration Now Open

Registrations are now open for our Term 4 Regional Academy programs with the addition of Mini Hoops and Rep Prep on Sunday afternoons as well as a Monday afternoon Mini Hoops session. We are also pleased to offer Early-Bird Special prices across all of our programs with prices for a full-term from as low as $45, the... [MORE]
Coach Education
Sep 24

BV Coaching Courses at Frankston Basketball

Frankston Basketball and Regional Academy are proud to announce the some upcoming coaching courses at Frankston Basketball Stadium over the course of two weeks in late October, 2019. The first course; targeted at domestic level coaches, is the Community Coaching Program. This two hour training session is based ar... [MORE]
Regional Academy
Sep 10

School Holiday Camps Early Bird Special Extended (September/October 2019)

Due to amazing registration numbers, Regional Academy have extended the Early Bird Special for School Holiday Camps (September/October 2019) to Friday the 13th of September Details about the camps can be found by clicking the flyers below. [wrc_column grid="2" width="1" type="start"][/wrc_column][wrc_column grid="... [MORE]
Introductory Programs
Sep 02

Aussie Hoops Coach of the Year Nominations

Basketball Australia is taking nominations for its 2019 Aussie Hoops Coach of the Year. Regional Academy wants YOU to nominate our 2019 Aussie Hoops coaches for such a great award. In 2019 the following coaches run Aussie Hoops; Abby Chernishoff, Steph Reid, Tom Garrett, Liam Doyle-Toombs, Rose Lane, Steve Linco... [MORE]
Regional Academy
Aug 26

September/October 2019 School Holiday Camps

The Regional Academy are pleased to release dates and times for the September/October 2019 Holiday Camps including the return of the Rep Prep Camp! The Rep Prep program is by far the most popular Term 3 program with over 100 participants working to sharpen their skills ahead of 'Tryout Season'. The Rep Prep Camp ... [MORE]
Development Programs
Aug 07

Term 3 Coaches Locked-In

Regional Academy are proud to announce the lead coaches for our Term 3 programs that begin this Sunday the 11th of August. Introductory Programs Once again leading Mini Hoops is Lauren Skelly, Lauren has developed in to a terrific coach who takes great pride in her sessions and the Mini Hoops program. Lauren has been... [MORE]
Development Programs
Jul 15

Term 3 2019 Program Registration Now Open

Regional Academy has now opened registration for its Term 3 2019 mid-term programs. After review of the previous structure, Regional Academy has moved to 3 tiers of programs offered to ensure parents register their children in the correct program. The first; 'Introductory Programs' is for those with zero to very ... [MORE]
Regional Academy
Jun 26

July 2019 School Holiday Coaches Set

Regional Academy has finalised its coach appointments for the upcoming July 2019 School Holiday Camps. Coming off a very successful National Junior Classic campaign, Olympian Nat Porter will head the ‘Elite – Girls Can Ball‘ camp running Monday 1st July, supported by Saraid Taylor, Courtney Wilkins and JoAnna ... [MORE]
Coach Education
May 15

5 Free Throw Drills for Your Players

Close games are often decided by which teams can make the most free-throws down the stretch. To put it simply, free-throws are the most important shot in basketball. Every basketball coach knows that. But even with this knowledge, most coaches still don’t spend enough time with their team practicing their free... [MORE]
Coach Education
May 01

TIPS FOR MAKING BASKETBALL PRACTICE FUN

One goal as coach is to keep your basketball practices fun while maximising time with your players. You can accomplish this by running practices that continually challenge, entertain, and motivate your kids while developing skills. To enhance your players’ enjoyment of basketball and have fun at practice, try these t... [MORE]