Fall Youth Basketball Programs

Skills Academy

The Vikings Community Basketball Skills Academy is a six-week program aimed at developmentally appropriate skill development using skill practice and small-sided games. Vikings players and community coaches will lead the groups through skill development and competitive scenarios designed to improve physical literacy, basketball skill, and game awareness all designed to foster a love of the game.

Dates: Sept 15, 22, 29, Oct 6, 20, 27

Session A: 1:00 - 2:30 PM - Ages 6 - 8
Session B: 2:30 - 4:00 PM - Ages 9 - 11
Session C: 4:00 - 5:30 PM - Ages 12-15

Cost: $80 per child (includes a t-shirt)

3x3 Learning Academy

This four-week program builds off of the base formed in the Skills Academy, and refines fundamental movement skills as well as creates emphasis on basic technical/tactical basketball skills.

Dates: Nov. 3, 10, 17, 24

Session 2A: 1:00 - 2:30 PM, ages 6 - 8: Cross-court 3 v 3 format for coed teams and a lower basket using size 5 basketball. Each session will be skills practice and 3 games with developmental competitive emphasis.

Session 2B: 2:30 - 4:00 PM, ages 9 - 11: Cross-court 3 v 3 format for coed teams using a size 5 basketball. Each session will be skills practice and 3 games with developmental competitive emphasis.

Session 2C: 4:00 - 5:30 PM, ages 12 - 15: FIBA 3x3 format games and skills practice is each session. Using the official FIBA 3x3 basketball.

Cost: $60 per child