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Mini Boys & Girls

REGISTRATION

Registration for 2021 -2022  is now closed. 

We are hopeful that the start date will be Saturday October 23rd but it will depend on several factors related to COVID-19 in our community that includes but not limited to:

  1. Gym availability
  2. Provincial/Local health unit mandates
  3. OBA return to play guidelines

Volunteers

To prepare for our upcoming season, we are looking for volunteers to help provide the best and safest experience for our athletes. If you are interested, please declare your interest using the following form.

Volunteer

Schedule

For your convenience, here is the intended detailed week by week schedule. It will be updated as the season evolves.

Oct 23, 2021 - Junior Gaels D-League has been delayed pending to access to school gyms. All registered participants will be updated weekly by email. 

Overview

Sept 23, 2021 - Our minis program is now FULL. We are accepting submissions for the waitlist through our online registration. We will do our best to accommodate. There is no charge to be on the waitlist.

The Jr. Gael Mini program provides an entry-level basketball program for young children 5 to 7 years old by providing a fun, active and healthy learning environment.

Objectives

  • Provide entry-level basketball program for young children 5 to 7 years old
  • Build a community of league organizers, parents, coaches committed to minor basketball
  • Provide a fun, active and healthy learning environment

Curriculum

  • The Mini program runs once a week for approximately 45 minutes.
  • Created in alliance with Canadian Sport 4 Life/Long Term Athlete Development initiatives. 
  • Aligned with Canada Basketball's Developmental Pathway
  • Curriculum has been developed by NBA Basketball Operations and a team of experts in child development and physical literacy, and basketball fundamentals
  • Games will be modified to be age-appropriate, simple and fun

Our Equipment & Uniform

  • The Mini program includes age-appropriate equipment (smaller basketball and lowered adjustable hoops) 
    and modified games for children of this age-range.

Details

Location Kingston Secondary School
When Saturdays (starting Oct 23 depending on gym access)
Time 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Duration 18 weeks (schedule)
Cost $220 (includes jersey and basketball to keep)