Developing Global Players

“Specialization is not only the concept of specialization in one sport; it is also specialization within the sport.”

Two weeks ago we took a look at specialization and how it relates to young athletes, specifically young basketball players. Today I’d like to build on that topic by discussing the concept of developing “global” players and how SNYB coaches can achieve this goal.

So, what is a global player?

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Basketball’s Increase in Popularity

With Canada’s first ever victory at the FIBA U19World Cup, the addition of 3×3 to the Olympics, the success of our 3×3 Canada Quest, it is only fitting to discuss the growth and increase in popularity of our favourite sport – BASKETBALL!

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