TAKING FLIGHT – BEA Boys Youth Basketball – Grades 1-2 Registration & Payment
Thank you for your interest in BEA Boys Basketball!
WHO: Boys in 1st & 2nd grade.
WHAT: TAKING FLIGHT is designed to is to introduce the fundamentals of the game of
basketball and for kids to have fun in a team environment.
WHEN: Practices are anticipated for Saturday mornings, as well as an evening during the week if space can be accommodated, beginning in either November or December. Arrangements are still being finalized around gym availability/scheduling.
WHERE: Sessions are expected to be held at the BEA High School.
WHY: TAKING FLIGHT places an emphasis on finding fun ways to introduce the sport to our youngest players. The goal of the program is for players to improve their skills through the use of age-appropriate drills and small-sided games, and to prepare them to successfully move on to the next level. Age-appropriate basket height (8 ft) and basketballs (27.5”) are used to introduce proper shooting mechanics. Second graders showing advanced skills may have opportunities to participate with grades 3/4.
HOW: Please complete the online registration form .