The Basketball Coaches training is designed to train new Special Olympics coaches or recertify Special Olympics coaches in the rules and regulations for Special Olympics Texas Basketball. The training will consist of classroom overview or rules, modifications, and expectations, hands on experience doing basketball related activities, and an general session of SOTX policies and procedures that coaches are directly responsible to adhere to.
Individual Skills is designed to breakdown general basketball skills into a individual based competition. The skills training will consist of the rules and modifications for the different events for athletes. Athletes participate in skills competition that includes dribbling, shooting, and passing. Most participants of Individuals skills are school based athletes with teams that wish to compete during the school day, older athletes, or athletes that either do not or are unable to play team basketball. **Individual Skills training will be done online. Please register for this training through the link below and we will send out the training videos that our friends at Region 10 put together for us! There will NOT be an in person training for Individual Skills**
Team Basketball is similar to traditional team basketball. The training focuses on basic fundamentals and strategies to get your team started. The training also reviews the rules, modificaitons, and expectations of the annual basketball tournament.
8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.: Team Basketball Session
Online- Individual Skills Session
Please Register at the following link:
Please direct any questions or concerns to AJ Batiste