Hello TCA Families!
The PTA is excited to announce the opening of our Basketball School and League at the Tenafly Chabad Academy (TCA).
Coach Nimrod Yosef will be heading the program. Coach Nimrod was born and raised in Israel, and Basketball has been a huge part of his life since he was 6! Throughout his childhood years he played in various team, and as an adult he played Basketball on a professional level.
Coach Nimrod is highly trained and experienced in working with children. He has credentials from the Wingate Institute in Israel, the highest ranked sports institution in Israel. Coach Nimrod is known for his amazing ability to relate and form a bond with each child. His passion is to help each child gain confidence, believe in themselves and feel part of a group. Coach Nimi is looking forward to seeing all the kids on the court!
Kids can sign up for a weekly skills class as well as a league group which includes one practice and games on Sunday. During skills classes, the coach will put an emphasis on building the basics fundamentals of basketball, techniques and tools to build a better player. This will be done through various techniques and drills, making sure the kids are enjoying themselves as well. During league classes, in addition to the above, the kids will have an opportunity to experience a competitive environment. They will get to know Basketball on a deeper level and be part of a cohesive group. It is important to Coach Nimi to encourage all the children in a positive environment. Games will be held on Sunday, with a few exceptions of games that might be during the week.