Author(s): Mick Donovan
Designed specifically for young people, this manual contains a wide range of progressive practice drills to help them develop their basketball skills. Fun, educational and challenging, all the drills are illustrated with photographs or line drawings and cover the essential skills, including: warming up ball handling passing dribbling shooting and rebounding team tactics and game principles. As well as easy-to-follow instructions, each drill contains information on the equipment needed, the space required, how to construct a safe and effective training session and how to organise the players.
This book builds on the success of the 101 Youth Drills series - over 65,000 copies sold of titles in this series since 1999 The drills are fully illustrated and easy to follow All drills specifically designed for young basketball players Basketball was recently voted 2nd most popular school sport after football
Mick Donovan is a senior coach with England Basketball, and runs the Worcester Wolves Basketball club which now has five teams, one of which plays at UK elite level. Mick also directs the European Masters in Basketball Coaching at Worcester University.