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    University of Toronto Basketball Coaching Conference


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    Registration date : 2012-10-29

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    Post by fatihakser Tue Oct 30, 2012 3:35 am

    University of Toronto Basketball Coaching Conference

    The primary objective of this clinic is to give our youth development coaches, school/club based coaches in-depth/on-court instructions to help develop their teams and their player’s individual fundamental skills to prepare them for their next level of competition. Clinicians are going to share their knowledge and strategies for developing a successful basketball program and assisting in the overall development for team and individual basketball players. .

    Our clinicians are:

    Dave Smart Head Coach, Carleton Uni. Men's Team / Assistant Coach Canada Senior Men's National Team

    David DeAveiro Head Coach, McGill Uni. Men's Team / Head Coach Canada Cadet Men's National Team

    Carly Clarke Head Coach, Ryerson Uni. Women's Team / Head Coach Canada Cadette Women's National Team

    Michele Belanger Head Coach, University of Toronto Women's Team

    Rick Dilena Head Coach, University of Toronto Men's Team

    TIME: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    FEE: Early Bird $50.00 Till December 1, after December 1 $65.00
    (Fee includes lunch, coaches’ clipboard, and coaches note pad)
    REGISTRATION www.recreg.utoronto.ca - Barcode # 25469


    Carly Clarke: Half Court Offensive Principles

    Coach Clarke shows how your team can consistently gain the advantage in half court settings by, spacing, passing, quickly moving to the right position, recognizing opportunity, and aggressively taken advantage of turnovers.

    Rick Dilena: Zone Defense Principles

    Coach Dilena shows how you can transform five individual players on the court into a single, basket-denying unit. This session is essential for any coach interested in learning how to execute simple zone defense and the best, most efficient way to build zone defense with breakdown drills.

    Dave DeAveiro: Transition Offense Principles

    Coach DeAveiro explains how your team can consistently gain the advantage in transition by quickly moving to the right positions, recognizing opportunities, and aggressively taking advantage of turnovers. He will also talk about building up a quick offense with using ball screens and handoffs.

    Michele Belanger: Pressing Defense

    Coach Belanger will be teaching how to force the offense up the sidelines and out of the middle using ball pressure, preventing ball reversal, and strong communication. This defensive system is going to help your team create turnovers and easy scoring opportunities.

    Dave Smart: Man to Man Defensive Principles / Pick & Roll Defensive Principles

    Coach Smart covers each of his key defensive principles, explains why they are important, and demonstrates on court how to execute essential techniques and tactics properly. Coach Smart also discusses how to defend pick & roll defensive situations in this presentation.


    9:15 – 9:45 AM Registration (Field House)
    10:00 – 11:00 AM Carly Clarke (Half Court Offense)
    11:00 – 12:00 PM Rick Dilena (Zone Defense)
    12:15 – 1:00 PM LUNCH (Lounge)
    1:00 – 2:00 PM Dave DeAveiro (Transition Offense)
    2:00 – 3:00 PM Michele Belanger (Pressing Defense)
    3:00 – 4:00 PM Dave Smart (Man to Man Defense / Pick & Roll Defense)

      Current date/time is Wed Jan 26, 2022 1:00 pm