PRESS RELEASE – As part of the initiatives of the St. Lucia Basketball Federation, the SLBF will be hosting 3 sessions at the Vigie Sports Complex from 6:30pm to 8:30pm to facilitate National Team Tryouts.
The SLBF would like to extend an invitation to all interested players from our affiliates islandwide & any other interested players to attend. These sessions will commence on Nov 28th, 2016 and continue on Dec 5th and 12th, 2016. We kindly ask all managers/coaches/stakeholders/
parents to pass on the information to their teams and any other basketball players.
Earlier in the year the SLBF hosted Mr. John Wiggins from Sep 15th to 22nd as part of its initiatives in developing the sport of basketball and its administrators. During the visit Mr. John Wiggins alongside the SLBF’s technical committee which is headed by Mr. Anthony Lamontagne conducted a few player assessment sessions which were also open to all players from teams and/or clubs islandwide. Based on the assessment the technical committee will be contacting these persons directly in relation to the National Team Tryouts.
Please note that the SLBF & Technical Committee are primarily looking for players 20 years and over for these sessions. The SLBF alongside the Department of Sports will considerate it’s efforts on U19 and U15 National Teams come January 2017.
In addition, SLBF would also like to extend an invitation to persons who are interested in the following to please contact the SLBF at [email protected].
- Coaching (school program, mini hoops school program)
- Desk Officiating
- Club/Team Coaching
The SLBF thanks you for your cooperation and looks forward to seeing as many players present during the sessions mentioned above.
Please contact the SLBF at [email protected] if you have any queries and/or questions .