Sports Assistant

Mikey Sproviero

Club Administrative Assistant

Anthony Vercillo

Sports Club Manager

Silviu Butnaru

Basketball

Basketball’s popularity is continuing to grow here in Toronto, and Mooredale Basketball is a great way for kids to get an introduction to sport.  Our program teaches kids the fundamental skills of the sport, and gives them the opportunity to apply those skills in a game setting.

By registering for this Mooredale Sport activity, I agree to pay Mooredale for the annual Mooredale Membership Fee by VISA or MasterCard.  For more information contact Membership Registrar, Catherine Loeffler at cloeffler@mooredale.on.ca or call 416-922-3714 ext 102 between 9am and 5pm.  

REGISTRATION FEES

  • Regular Fee: $350
  • Late (Starting August 10 (Fall/Winter) December 1 (Winter/Spring)): $380

Note: a current Mooredale membership is required to participate in all Mooredale Sports programs.  More information on membership is available here.

Refund Policy 

Please note: unless we are provided with a copy of a medical note (which prevents your child from participating in all sport activities) there will be no refunds past the September 1st (Fall/Winter) Jan 1st (Winter/Spring).

All cancellations and requests prior to the September 1st (Fall/Winter) January 1st (Winter/Spring) deadline for reimbursement are subject to a $50 admin fee.

Sessions & Tentative Schedules

We now offer 2 sessions throughout the year.  Below are the tentative dates for each.

SessionDatesLength
Fall/WinterSept 15 – Dec 1515 weeks
SummerJune 15 – Sept 112 weeks

Note: there are no sessions on the following dates:
December 17 – January 4 (Holiday Break)
March 8 – 22 (March Break)

Tentative Time Slots & Age Groups

Age GroupTime Slot
U8 (2013 & 2014)Tuesdays 6:00 – 7:00pm
U10 (2011 & 2012)Tuesdays 7:00 – 8:00pm
U12 (2009 & 2010)Wednesdays 7:00 – 8:00pm
U15 (2006, 2007 & 2008)Wednesdays 8:00 – 9:00pm

Please note: this schedule is subject to change, based on final registration numbers, permits, and facility availability.  Mooredale reserves the right to merge age groupings together in the case where a division is not viable due to registration numbers.

All age groups are coed. 

Required Equipment

  • Athletic shoes (non-marking soles, please!)
  • Water bottle (no sports drinks!)

Facility

We are pleased to announce that our basketball program will run at the following facilities:

FALL/WINTER: Rosedale Park on Tuesdays & Wednesdays.

Summer: Rosedale Park on Tuesdays & Wednesdays.

Sample Session Topics

  • Lay Ups – Both hands, proper way of jumping
  • Ball Handling and Dribbling – Dribbling with left and right hand, crossover, etc.
  • Basic and Advanced Passing – Chest pass,  bounce pass, overhead pass
  • Passing Under Pressure – Breaking pressures like full court press
  • Basic Screens
  • Footwork – Jab steps, ball fakes, pass fakes and shot fakes
  • Rebounding – Introduce rebounding technique
  • Post Moves – Drop step, jump hook, etc.
  • Spacing – Introduce basic spacing concepts
  • Offense – 2 on 2, 3 on 3, offensive motion concepts, 5 on 5, etc.
  • Defense – Basic stance, defensive slide, off ball principles
  • Shooting Form
  • Athletic and Movement Skills – Run, jump, land, skip, stop, move laterally, squat, lunge and other basic movements