Pete Strickland to host three Coaching Clinics
January 18, 2017
New Irish Senior Men’s Head Coach, Pete Strickland, is arriving in Dublin this weekend and will be hosting a number of coaching clinics around the country during his stay.
Strickland, who was appointed to the role back in November, will be in Ireland for the Men’s Super Series weekend in the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght this coming Saturday and Sunday (January 21st and 22nd) and also for the Hula Hoops National Cup finals next weekend (January 27-29th).
While here, he will be hosting three major coaching clinics in Dublin, Galway and Cork (was held on Monday, January 23rd), details of which were announced this week.
On Wednesday, January 25th, Strickland will visit Co. Galway and will visit the Galway Primary Schools Jamboree from 10am to 1.30pm where he will present the children with certificates on the day.
On Thursday, January 26th, clubs are being invited to send in four players for a practice session with Strickland, which will be followed by a Q&A session with NUIG Development officers (all sports) and local Basketball coaches – this will run from 7pm to 9pm in NUIG Kingfisher Gym with an entry fee of €5.
The Dublin coaching clinic with Pete Strickland will take place in Tallaght Community School on Saturday, January 28th from 10am to 1pm. An underage basketball team will be in attendance on the day to demonstrate the different drills and tactics that Pete will be outlining.
There will be an entry fee of €5.