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JUMPSTART (1st & 2nd)

 "Putting the FUN in basketball fundamentals!"

ALL JUMP START PROGRAMS USE 8 FOOT HOOPS and JR SIZE BALLS! 

4-ON-4 FULL COURT
* MORE TOUCHES ON THE BALL* MORE ROOM TO OPERATE AND PRACTICE SKILLS* SIMPLIFIES THE GAME*

JUMP START your player’s basketball career with a focus on fundamentals made fun! This program is designed to introduce basketball fundamentals to your player in a safe, fun, positive environment.


JUMP START will consist of weekly 1hr sessions that will include…

• 45 minutes of skill development (dribbling, passing, and shooting)
• 15 minutes of games and contests, focusing on learned skills


Teams will play Fridays (early evening) to try out their new skills and to experience a real "game-like" scenario in a safe environment.


LIMITED CAPACITY!!!

SESSION 1: 2021 NOV/DEC LEAGUE - 6 weeks
SESSION 2: 2022 JAN/FEB LEAGUE -  8 weeks

THREE DIVISIONS:  BOYS 1ST GRADE,     BOYS 2ND GRADE,      GIRLS 1ST/2ND GRADE

 FORM YOUR OWN TEAM! or JOIN AS INDIVIDUAL!

LOCATION:  SCORE SPORTS CENTER, 8300 WOLF ROAD


  • PRACTICE  W/ MASTER TRAINER - ONE DAY/ WEEK
    Parent coach will choose a practice day
  • Parent Coach(es) MUST attend practice
    Parent coach MUST be present at practice each week.  A master trainer will set the skill agenda and the parent coach will work with his/her team to assist team players in the skill of the week.
  • FRIDAYS - GAME DAY -  Teams will play 1 game (4-ON-4 FULL COURT) with parent coach. 

Session 1  (2021 Nov 2nd - Dec 17th: off Thanksgiving week)

Teams will have a 6-week practice, 4-week game season. During the season, players will work on skill development and will also be introduced to basic game-time rules and strategies. 

Session 2 (2022 Jan 4th - Feb 26th)

Teams will have a 8-week practice, 6-week game season. During the season, players will continue to work on skill development (dribbling, passing, shooting) and will also be introduced to more basic game-time rules and strategies.

2021 NOV/DEC PRACTICE OPTIONS

Tuesdays 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Thursdays 4:30pm - 5:30pm

2021 NOV/DEC GAME DATES

DATES
Boys 1st Grade Nov 19, Dec 3, 10, 17
Boys 2nd Grade Nov 19, Dec 3, 10, 17
Girls - 1st & 2nd Grade Nov 19, Dec 3, 10, 17

2022 JAN/FEB PRACTICE OPTIONS

Tuesdays 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Thursdays 4:30pm - 5:30pm

2022 JAN/FEB GAME DATES

DATES
Boys 1st Grade Jan 21, 28, Feb 4, 11, 18, 25
Boys 2nd Grade Jan 21, 28, Feb 4, 11, 18, 25
Girls - 1st & 2nd Grade Jan 21, 28, Feb 4, 11, 18, 25

COACHES - Please register as a Parent Coach when asked that question in registration.  Each team may have 1 coach at the coaching rate.  There is a recommended 8 player maximum for each team.  Parent coach  MUST be present at practice each week.  A master trainer will set the skill agenda and the parent coach will work with his/her team to assist team players in the skill of the week.

PLAYERS - All players must register using the registration link.  

  • If you already have a team, please confirm your practice day/time with your coach.
  • If you do not already have a team, the LockDown will find one for you!

QUESTIONS?  EMAIL teams@chicagolockdown.com