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Positive Mental Health with Coach Kirk

  Coach Kirk takes you through a calming breathing exercise to help you manage your mental health, pressure situations, and anxiety. He also discusses what a "Mental Locker" is and how it can help you bring awareness to the present moment. 🧠   Coach Kirk's favourite basketball player - Sir Charles Barkley "The Round Mound of Rebound" 🔔☀️🚀   Fun Fact about Kirk - Kirk is our resident poet and linguistics guide on staff. He is always ready to recite a sonnet pr acrostic poem. He also brings new vocabulary such as "ness", "meta", "bicep-keteer"💪, and "Eduardo Nájera" to WBC!

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32 Shooting Drill with Coach Maddy and Coach Megan

  Coach Maddy and Coach Megan breakdown some offensive footwork and show you the "32 Shooting" drill   Maddy's favourite part of WBC - The smiling faces everyone brings, the positive energy, how hard the campers work, seeing how everyone improves over the week - "I hope that this summer and over the year that you work hard to better yourself and I can't wait to see how much you have improved over this time"   Fun Facts - Maddy has 2 other sisters that also played for the UofS Huskies basketball team. Maddy is the only sister to have been crowned a National Champion - Megan represented Canada at the 2017 FISU Games in Taiwan. She laced up against...

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Dribbling with Addison and Alexander Dewar

  Coach Addison and Coach Alexander take you through a tennis ball dribbling workout to help with your handle 🎾🏀 The Dewar brothers (along with @Coach Dan) proudly represent the UofS Huskies basketball program 🐶💚   Fun Facts - Addison once hit a game-winning shot with his left ("weak") hand - Alexander was recently drafted by the Saskatchewan Rattlers of the CEBL

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Shooting Drills with Angelika and Willie

  Coach Angelika and Coach Willie show us the "Elbow Shooting Drill" and the "Magic Johnson Shooting Drill"   Willie's favorite basketball memory - Playing in the NBA summer league with the LA Lakers and Kobe Bryant 💜💛   Angelika's favorite basketball memory - Willie getting dunked on by @conlindewar   Fun facts - Angelika made her Senior high school basketball team in Grade 9. - Willie was an iconic member of Saskatoon's FIBA 3x3 team. The charismatic Murdaugh led Saskatoon to two World Tour Masters trophies (Chicago in 2014, Lausanne in 2016) and a second place overall at the 2014 FIBA 3x3 World Tour Final in Tokyo.

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'Twas the Night Before WBC

'Twas the Night Before WBC (A Poem) Narrated by Kirk Gordon Written by Connor Jay   'Twas the night before WBC, when all through the courts Not a player was stirring, not even their shorts; The mesh was hung, by the rim with care, In hopes that the basketballs, would be filled with air The campers were nestled, all snug in their beds, While visions of 3 pointers, swished in their heads; And the coaches in their kicks, some with the strap, whistles in hand, ready ASAP, When on top of the backboard, there arose such a clatter, I sprang from the baseline, to see what was the matter. Away to the window, I ran like Steve Nash, I called...

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