In honor of the memory of Rowan Stringer, the last Wednesday of September starting this year has been dubbed Rowan’s Law Day, as a commemoration to raise awareness about concussions in sport. Rowan’s Law is now required to be acknowledged by parents, coaches and players.
Rowan’s Law requires all players under 26 years of age and all parents/guardians of players under 18 years of age and coaches to review Ontario’s Concussion Awareness Resources and OBA’s Concussion Policy and Code of Conduct on a yearly basis.
Ontario’s Concussion Awareness Resources, which can be found here (https://basketball.on.ca/
OBA’s Concussion Policy and Code of Conduct, which can be found here (https://basketball.on.ca/
PRACTICE SCHEDULE WEEK OF OCT 21-24, 2019
BROCKVILLE BLAZERS NEWS AND UPDATES
Congrats to the following players who have been selected to play on the Blazers CYBL Junior Boys team. They will be coached by Scott Meeson and compete in the CBYL league along with tournaments in Ontario, Quebec, and the US. The Junior Boys team is a great development for those that want to play CIS or College basketball. Several graduates [...]
THE ED BELL AWARD IS NAMED AFTER A LOCAL HALL OF FAMER WHO SPENT 40 YEARS COACHING AND FOUNDING THE BROCKVILLE BLAZERS. MR. BELL WAS INDUCTED INTO THE HALL OF FAME IN BROCKVILLE IN 2012. THE WINNER OF THE 2019 ED BELL AWARD IS HANNAH BURT. HANNAH STARTED PLAYING BASKETBALL IN GRADE 7 WITH THE BLAZERS. SHE PLAYED BLAZERS THROUGH [...]
The Brockville Blazers hosted their annual year ending Award Ceremony where several players were recognized by their coaches for their hard work and dedication this year. Each coach gave a brief speech about their team and season and followed up with awards. The link to the photos from the event are HERE The following list of players were selected for [...]
https://www.basketballforcoaches.com/basketball-workouts/ Advanced Guard Basketball Workout: The Advanced Guard Workout is a tough workout consisting of 281 made shots that focus on scoring out of the pick-and-roll, different ways of finishing at the basket, and outside shooting. A great basketball workout for all guards. Drill #1 - Form Shooting — 20 Made Shots Make shots shooting from the following specific distances: • [...]
THREE-TIME OUA MEN'S BASKETBALL COACH OF THE YEAR RETURNS TO KINGSTON Kingston Impact are excited to announce that Chris Oliver, founder of Basketball Immersion, will be returning to Kingston from May 10th to 12th to help further develop our athletes and coaches. Chris will present a Coaches Clinic on Friday evening, and will follow this with a weekend clinic for [...]