KANSAS CITY SPORTS COMMISSION YOUTH CLINIC SERIES
The Youth Clinic series is FREE to youth ages 6-12 and is a fantastic opportunity to learn a new sport or learn something new about a sport you already tried. These clinics are intended to provide a positive, encouraging environment where kids can learn and enjoy a sport they may or may not have tried before.
Instructors and coaches are volunteers from local universities, colleges, high schools and other reputable sports organizations from the Greater Kansas City community.
Pre-registration for all participants is required for each clinic.
For questions contact Stephanie Lankford at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, March 18
- Each pre-registered participant will receive a clinic T-shirt, goodie bag and NAIA basketball
- Clinicians will be KC Soul Basketball Team
Fans in the Stands Parent Session:
9:15-10:30 a.m., Little Theater
Have you ever considered your child’s expectations versus your expectations of playing basketball? As your child begins to play the American made sport, basketball, learn techniques to meet your child’s expectations, model poise and make the car ride home special after the big game. Kristin Gillette, NAIA Director of Champions of Character, will share her experiences as a collegiate basketball player, coach, and parent.
Sports-Related Injuries and Prevention in Basketball Players
Ankle sprains and knee injuries are common during basketball season. Natalie Stork, MD, Center for Sports Medicine, Children’s Mercy, will discuss how to get your athletes back in the game safely. Coaches will also have the opportunity for a Q&A session with Dr. Stork.
Swope Soccer Village
6310 Lewis Road
Kansas City, MO 64132
- Each participant will receive a clinic T-shirt
- Each participant will receive a goodie bag
- Clinicians to be announced