Beyond competing and winning games, the most rewarding part of coaching is playing a role in developing incredible people through sport.
The Lay-Up Community Coach Hub provides coaches at all levels of the game with resources, tools and information that looks at the world of coaching basketball through a youth development lens.
You can download the Lay-Up Coach Guide
Explore the Coaching Resources
And stay up to date through the Coach Up blog
At Lay-Up, we bring the best of youth work together with the best of basketball through our belief in the power of sport for personal development. For coaches, that comes down to The Big Three:
Creating Manageable Challenges
Providing Opportunities to Contribute
Volume I of the LAY-UP COACH GUIDE is broken down into sections:
First Half: Our Approach - A Sport for Development Approach to Basketball
Second Half: Practical Tools for Coaching ‘The Big Three’
These best-practices on supporting positive youth development are guaranteed ways to help develop incredible people, foster a healthy team culture and to have fun while winning games.
If you would like to chat more about the coach guide, you can email Micaella at mriche[at]layup.ca
Listed below are various best in class resources from a range of organizational leaders in sport for development and coaching including Nike Made to Play, The Center For Healing and Justice Through Sport and Canadian Women & Sport amongst others.