Greatfields Basketball Academy
Play competitive basketball and access quality coaching whilst you study A Levels or BTEC courses
Led by Coach Stephane Marcel, the Greatfields Basketball Academy is an exciting Post 16 provision supporting the aspirations of Student-Athletes in our sixth form, through basketball.
In partnership with RDF Basketball club, the basketball academy provides players with the opportunity to receive high level coaching, mentoring and character building skills during their time at Greatfields.
Student-Athletes will have the opportunity to be a part of a unique basketball offering that supports their future aspirations in progressing on and off of the basketball court, whilst maintaining the required balance and time management skills to be a success in the classroom.
Players will have the opportunity to receive up to 10 hours weekly of basketball contact time that includes:
- Team training sessions
- Individual development sessions
- Strength and Conditioning sessions
- Competitive games for both Male and Female players in leading Nationally recognized leagues and tournaments
- Performance analysis sessions – Team and Individual
With an emphasis placed on academics and progression after Sixth Form, student athletes will have access to a support team, inclusive of teachers and support staff ensuring that Student Athletes are pushing their passions both on and off the court.
We look forward to welcoming you in to Greatfields Sixth Form Academy.