The SVG Basketball Ball Federation has recently completed part one of its Development of a National Sports Structure (DNSS) program With WABC FIBA Instructor Coach Nelson Isley.
The visit by Coach Isley under this program with funding coming from Olympic Solidarity kicked off with an opening ceremony on the 13th January,2020 that saw brief remarks by President of the SVG Basketball Federation Rohan Providence, President of the NOC and Coach Isley.
The minister of sports, Hon Cecil Mckie was absent, having not received notice of the change of venue and showing up at the first advertised location. The morning progressed with day one of the two days Introductory Coaching Course facilitated by Coach Isley.
Day two saw participants being transported to the Arnos Vale Sporting Complex where they were put through drills and simulations on the court by Coach Isley.
The second part of the visit begins the WABC FIBA certified level one coaching course. This part of the course begins on Friday 17th from 9 am at the Arnos Vale Sporting Complex basketball court.
The first part of this three visit program concludes on the 24th January 2020.