Category: Sports

The Role of the Assistant Basketball Coach

“The best executive is the one who has enough sense to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.” Theodore Roosevelt The role of the assistant coach will vary program-to-program. However there are several qualities that must carry-over from program-to-program. These

Best Places to Practice Basketball

If there’s one question I get asked over and over, all the time really, it’s this: Where should I practice basketball? That’s a tricky question for several reasons that I will get into later in the article. For now, I will just say that its something that needs to be talked about because it is

A Short History of Basketball

Basketball is a popular sport and has taken the worlds by storm because of its athletic nature. Everyone can hoop against a wall and practice alone or with a small group of friends. Basketball was originally invented by Canadian coach named Dr James Naismith. He was asked to create an activity to entertain trainees the

The Benefits of Summer Basketball Camps

Summer basketball camps are one the best places for our young aspiring athletes to improve on their basketball skills, gain a better understanding of the sport and an even greater appreciation of the good moral values that comes with the sport. Basketball camps are also a great way to introduce all the new comers to

Sports Comparison – Tennis and Basketball

Can we describe the differences and the similarities between such different sports like tennis and basketball? This question seems a little unbelievably but I will try to make such comparison and we will see what will be the result. In my opinion the similarities between these two sports are easier to point out – and

An Overview of Basketball

Basketball is the most popular indoor game played around the globe. And everyone is having fun watching intense play offs between two teams trying to beat each other. This is also an art which they considered as an air ballet. Indeed, this is the sport that players will astonish you with their high jumps while

Caribbean – Women & Sports!

Road to London 2012! Antigua & Barbuda Did you know- Toward the end of the 1990s, Heather Samuel was one of the country’s best athletes when she finished seventh in the women’s 200m (23.88 seconds) in the Pan American Games in Winnipeg, Canada. In the early 1980s, at the World Cup, Jocelyn Joseph participated in

Examples of Recreational Activities – Fun Things to Do

Recreation is anything that is stimulating and rejuvenating for an individual. Some people enjoy nature hikes; others enjoy skiing (or both). The idea behind these activities is to expand the mind and body in a positive, healthy way. Some solitary examples of recreational activities include reading a book, or taking a trip to the library.

What Started It All – The History of Volleyball

Surprisingly, one of the most well loved sports in the world is also relatively young. Despite the game’s youth, it has gone through a wide variety of changes and evolution as a part of its rich history. Believe it or not, but at one time there wasn’t Asics or Nike women’s volleyball shoes or even