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JAMIE
COOPER

Director of Coaching

Involved in Basketball for over 40 years. Playing, Coaching, or Refereeing. He has coached in both the US and in Australia. With 5 Years with Williamstown Magic and 5 Years with Altona Gators, Jamie has great experience as a coach.

COACHING RESOURCES

The Williamstown Cannons Basketball Club values highly the volunteer role that a Team Coach plays within the club.
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U8 COACHING RESOURCES

Coaches guidelines for Under 8 players

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U10 COACHING RESOURCES

Coaches guidelines for Under 10 players

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U12 COACHING RESOURCES

Coaches guidelines for Under 12 players

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U14 COACHING RESOURCES

Coaches guidelines for Under 14 players

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U16 COACHING RESOURCES

Coaches guidelines for Under 16 players

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U18 COACHING RESOURCES

Coaches guidelines for Under 18 players

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GENERAL COACHING RESOURCES

General Coaching Guidelines

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SYMMETRY PHYSIO RESOURCES

Coaches guidelines applicable to all Cannons players

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CANNONS COACHING MANUAL

The Cannons Coaching Manual is aimed at providing new coaches with information and guidelines to assist them.

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CANNONS COACHING GUIDELINES

The Williamstown Cannons Basketball Club guidelines for volunteer coaches

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TRAINING DRILLS

A collection of drills for Cannons coaches to use at training

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BASKETBALL BASICS

Basketball Basics: A basic explanation of the game, rules and player positions. An ideal handout for new players to basketball (and their parents!)

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OFFICIAL FIBA RULES

A link to the Basketball Victoria website which has the official basketball rules – note that in addition to these rules, new rules have been introduced in 2018 regarding “travel” and “unsportsmanlike” behaviour.

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FIBA UPDATED RULES

New FIBA rules have been introduced in various Associations – these rules specifically relate to the “Travel” rule and the rules and interpretations surrounding “Unsportsman Like” conduct.

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TRAINING VENUES - COACHES RESPONSIBILITIES

This document outlines the responsibilities of Coaches and Team Managers in their use of the training venues hired by Williamstown Cannons Basketball Club for the benefit of members.

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COACH DEVELOPMENT PLAN

The Williamstown Cannons values highly the volunteer role that a Team Coach plays within the club. Attached is the Williamstown Cannons Coach Development Plan.

OXYGEN CLUBOUR COACHES

Oxygen team has a proven track record of success in teaching and training players.

MAIN COACHJOHN DOE

John joined Oxygen in 2015 . He has long been involved in basketball at the top level with experience.

SENIOR TRAINERMARIO JOHNSON

As an ex-National Team member, Mario still holds multiple national team records, such as blocks and free throws.

JUNIOR TRAINERMARK SMITH

Mark has been a member of Oxygen Club for upwards of 17 years, where he has trained and competed.

FITNESS INSTRUCTORTOM LEE

Our member who competed during his time as a competitive player, he has qualified for numerous finals.

COACH ASSISTENTSAM ROBERTS

As well as being passionate about basketball coaching Sam is a very busy as coach expert away from the hall.

SECOND COACHHANNA MELANSON

Hanna has been a coach at Oxygen Club since 2012. She is a former Schools Basketball Champion.

MANAGERDAVID DA COSTA

Outside of basketball David was a successful GAA Minor, winning 3 County Armagh Gaelic Championships.

CEOPETER FLAGG

Peter moved from Greece last year. He is a Sport Science graduate from the National University of Athens.

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WILLY CANNONS

We are Williamstown Basketball!
Williamstown Cannons Basketball Club has
serviced Melbourne's inner west basketball
community for over 30 years

ALTONA SPORTS CENTRE

290 Queen St
Altona Meadows VIC 3028

WESTGATE BASKETBALL

417 Barkly St,
Footscray VIC 3011