For further information contact:

Jenna Huisman

Come Play with the JUNIOR NBA!

Join Canada's National Grassroots Youth Development Program!

Youth Basketball Programs for children ages 5 to 9

  • Developmentally appropriate activities to help youth feel competent and comfortable participating in a variety of fun and challenging activities with curriculum having been developed by NBA Basketball Operations and a team of experts in child development, physical literacy and basketball fundamentals. 
  • Age-appropriate equipment (smaller basketball and lowered adjustable hoops) and modified games.
  • Physical activity through play and movement with an emphasis on fun. Created in alliance with Canadian Sport 4 Life/Long Term Athlete Development initiatives.
  • Registration includes a size-appropriate Spalding® Rookie Gear Basketball and NBA team branded t-shirt.

Spring 2021 Sessions
Due to the evolving COVID situation in Ottawa, we will not be offering our Junior NBA program this Spring. Please contact Jenna Huisman at jhuisman@racentre.com for further information.