Advanced training videos and drills for recreational, travel, PAL and AAU players
This series gives parents and coaches over 50 drills and skills specifically for older, more skilled youth basketball players. Bill Thom and Jim Datka, two of the country’s leading high school boys’ coaches, share their knowledge and experience as they demonstrate how to coach an entire season of advanced youth league play. The program follows an intuitive, thematic format and includes everything you need to teach more advanced techniques for passing, cutting and rebounding, along with offensive and defensive philosophies. Your purchase also includes access to downloadable training notes and basketball coaching tips for each drill.
Bill Thom has been a basketball coach at Croton-Harmon High School in Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y for the last 24 seasons. He has won over 300 games for the boys' varsity squad. Thom is a veteran coach of Empire State Games and AAU teams, and has instructed players on many levels.
Jim Datka is the head boys' basketball coach of Messmer High School in Milwaukee. Having previously served as assistant coach at St. Francis College (N.Y.) from 2005-08, Datka has been the head coach at Concordia University in St. Paul, Minn.; St. Scholastica College in Duluth, Minn.; and The Hope School in Milwaukee.