2018 Fall Athlete Development

2018 Fall Athlete Development

This Fall, Alberta Basketball will be offering the Jr. Academy (ages 12-13 years) and Sr. Academy (ages 14-18 years) Programs. The Jr. Academy and Sr. Academy Programs will be the on-court fall program for our elite level athletes, including any athletes selected for the TAS program. There will be no weekly scheduled on-court TAS sessions this fall.

Athletes selected  to the TAS program will have opportunities to work on their IPP (Individual Program Plan) through nutrition, strength training, and supplemental on-court training. TAS selections will be made by the end of August and selected athletes will coordinate a program with the Programs TAS Head Coaches, with input from Greg Francis and Mike McKay, Men’s and Women’s high performance managers with Canada Basketball.  It is important to note that TAS selections will be limited this year to those athletes identified by Canada Basketball’s National Team Program.

The Fall Jr. Academy and Sr. Academy sessions will run on Sunday's starting on Sunday September 9th, and ending on Sunday November 4th. The program end date will coincide with the beginning of the ASAA Season of Play for basketball. There will not be any sessions on the Thanksgiving weekend - October 7


To register for tryouts click on the link below 




How To Register 

Step 1 - Create or Log In to your ABA RAMP Account through the link above

Step 2 - Once Logged In - select 2018 Fall Development Programs

Step 3 - Follow the directions on the system, you will reach the list of tryouts available

Step 4 - Select the program you wish to tryout for - note that Jr. Academy is for athletes ages 11-13, Sr. Academy for athletes ages 14-18

Step 5 - Make sure all the Athlete Information along with Parent/Guardian Information is correct and complete 

Step 6 - Complete the payment - all tryouts are $10.00 - credit cards are accepted to complete the payment


PROGRAM LISTING - Please click on the program you want to see more information on.  Schedules and costs will be posted on each individual page.

Lethbridge Jr. Academy - CO-ED - Partnership with LMBA
Lethbridge Sr. Academy/TAS - Girls - Partnership with U of L Women's Basketball

Calgary Jr. Academy - Girls - Head Coach - Damien Jennings (U of C Women)
Calgary Sr. Academy/TAS - Girls - Head Coach - Nate McKibbon (MRU Women)

Calgary Sr. Academy/TAS - Boys - Head Coach - Eddie Richardson III
Calgary Jr. Academy Boys - Head Coach - TBA

Edmonton Jr. Academy - Boys - Head Coach - Ryan Dunkley
Edmonton Sr. Academy/TAS - Boys - Head Coach - Habib Ademi

Edmonton Jr. & Sr. Academy Girls - Partnership with Panthawks Basketball Academy
Edmonton TAS Girls - Head Coaches - Katherine Adams (GMU Women) & Scott Edwards (U of A Women)




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Sep. 15, 2018 to Sep. 16, 2018

2018 Coaching Conference Super Weekend
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Sep. 21, 2018 10:00 AM to Sep. 23, 2018 6:00 PM

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Ice Palace - West Edmonton Mall

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