Targeted Athlete Strategy (TAS)

This is a new elite program offered by Basketball Saskatchewan where athletes will meet once a month to compete against the top players and work with the top coaches in the province. TAS provides identified Saskatchewan athletes with individualized support to help these athletes succeed at the high school and provincial level and beyond.

Through this program, athletes will improve their individual skills both offensively and defensively, with the primary goal to maximize their potential and attain the highest level of achievement. The TAS program is designed to improve an athlete in all aspects of the sport. Through this program, athletes will receive:

  • A minimum of 34 hours of on court training with BSI High Performance Coaches
  •  Individual Performance Plan (IPP) from High Performance Coaches focusing on basketball skills
  •  Regular 1 on 1 check ins with a HP Coach
  • Individualized strength and conditioning plan from Craven SPORT Services
  •  8 sport science sessions focusing on topics recommended by the Canadian Sport Centre for elite athletes
  •  Bi-weekly Zoom sessions offering a combination of learning opportunities (ex. video breakdown and
    creating a recruiting package) and group discussions with special guest from Canada Basketball and postsecondary programs
  • TAS Swag (Reversible jersey and shorts)

 

Next Up Program

Basketball Saskatchewan is pleased to announce our new Next Up Regional Training program. This is a new high-performance program offered by Basketball Saskatchewan that will allow athletes who have previously been a part of our high-performance programming to continue working with our coaches and potentially be identified to participate with our Provincial Team program in the future. Through this program, athletes will improve their individual skills both offensively and defensively.

The Next Up program is designed to improve an athlete in all aspects of the sport. Through this program, athletes will receive:

  • A minimum of 24 hours of on court training
  • Individualized strength and conditioning program
  • Opportunities to attend sport science seminars
  • Next Up Swag (Reversible jersey and shorts)