Age of 8 and 10 is ideal for children to develop skills and teach them basketball techniques so that in future they can be proficient sportsman. Making children learn basketball techniques is very useful and helpful for them because in this way they will get acquainted not only with the fundamentals of game but also becomes confident and comfortable to play it skillfully in the years ahead. Drill for better performance and techniques to improve sports with professional training from school coach will make kids to comprehend the basics of basketball and will improve sportsmanship qualities in kids to play a good game. The skills, techniques and form practicing basketball remain with kids throughout their sport career.
Here are some steps consisting of motivating drills and proficient tips which are essential for basketball training for kids to make them an all-rounder sportsman.
1st Step “Organize Group”: Organizing children basketball group into sports league is very common way to make children learn about basketball. Kids learn essential basketball skills such as dribbling, passing and shooting. It’s important that children get full attention of coach and easier to understand methods to practice these skills because this will make them effective player and will led their strong foundation in the performance of game. Children divided in groups also learn to contribute their talent in the team strategies and cooperate in playing with team mates.
In league of younger children, use small basketball which weigh less and also lower the basket. Don’t start practicing with heavier. Move to goal in high loop and playing with heavier basketball gradually and steadily.