What's on 2019
HIGH FIVE HOOPS
TERM 4 2019 Starts October 14th
SMALL GROUP COACHING
Every Thursday night
Templestowe College 5pm-6pm
ON HOLD DUE TO NBL COMMITMENTS
High Five Hoops Basketball Program
High Five Hoops is an exciting new program to introduce primary school aged children to the skills and concepts of basketball through fun based drills and activities.
The program is directed by Ian Stacker whose experience with this age group dates back to when he created the McDonalds Hoop Time Program which successfully ran for 30 years in Victoria.
40 minute Sessions are run at Templestowe College on the following nights;
Mondays Preps - 4.00pm - 4.40pm
Grades One and Two - 4.40pm - 5.20pm
Grades Three and Four - 5.20pm - 6.00pm
Thursdays - Grades Five & Six - 4.00pm - 4.40pm
NOW TAKING REGISTRATIONS FOR TERM 4 2019
PROGRAM STARTS ON MONDAY OCTOBER 14th
Ian Stacker conducts Shooting Camps each school holiday period.
Players who attend the shooting camps each receive an edited video of their shooting technique along with instruction on how to train to be an elite level shooter.
The camp focus on the basics of developing a good shooting techniques. it helps identify technical issues and set the foundation for a good technique.
We also include more advanced techniques like 3 point shooting, step backs, advanced lay ups and other individual offensive moves to create a shot.
Camps are held between 10am - 3pm
EXPERIENCED PLAYER FOCUS
SHOOTING CAMP ON HOLD DUE TO NBL COMMITTMENTS
Master Coach Sessions 2019
Ian Stacker is one of Australia’s most experienced coaches having coached at most levels of the game over a 30 year plus career. The Master Coach sessions are an opportunity for coaches to learn from the Basketball Australia Accredited Master Coach.
The 2019 sessions are to be held in June at Templestowe College, Cypress, Ave, Templestowe Lower. All sessions run from 7pm-9pm. The teaching format is in a classroom utilising power point, video, whiteboard and participant interaction. The schedule is as follows;
This course to targeted at coaches working with junior players
June 6th Teaching Shooting
How to identify problems with techniques, video assessment, layups, best practise methods
June 13th Concepts of team offense
How to teach team offense, concepts of play, fast breaks
June 20th Concepts of team defense
Principles of on and off ball defense, best practise methods, pressure defense
June 27th Coaching for maximum improvement in players
How to structure practise sessions, effective drills, game coaching, intangibles of effective players
ONLY 20 SPOTS AVAILABLE
1996 Olympic Games
In this clip Tony Ronaldson hits a 3 and is fouled to put Australia into the semi finals of the 1996 Olympic Games.
This was fhe first time the Australian men's team had made the top four of a major international tournament and something they've only been able to do twice since (2000 Olympics in Sydney & 2014 in Rio)
Great shot by the Bear (Tony Ronalson)
Australia's most famous shots
1997 World Championships for Young Men
Aaron Trahair hits the game winning three pointer in the final second of the semi final of the 1997 World Championships for Young Men.
The win put the team into the Gold Medal game where they went on to win Australia's first men's gold medal in a major international tournament.
Also check out a much younger Ian Stacker coaching the team and some future NBA players on both teams.