The Lakeside Basketball Academy (LBA) is an opportunity to get specialist coaching to help take your game to the next level. Whether you are just starting out, or have been playing for years – we have a coach who will work with you to achieve your basketball goals. It does not matter if you are young or old, playing WABL or Domestic; we would love to work with you and help develop your game.

General Development Programs

LBA Development Sessions are Term Programs, which include eight, one-hour sessions.  Maximum group sizes is ten players, led by two specialist coaches.  Development Sessions focus on five key skills:

  • Pivoting (Including footwork and Body Balance)
  • Dribbling and Ball Handling
  • Passing
  • Shooting
  • Guarding a player

These sessions focus on the fundamental skills needed to be successful in game situations.  These are ideal for all Lakeside domestic players wanting to develop their game.  Any players considering trialling for our Lightning WABL Program would benefit from these sessions.

Development Sessions – $160 per player for a term program.

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Advanced Development Programs

These sessions are specifically for our current Lightning WABL Players and are designed to complement the development program in place within the Lightning Program. Each term these will be offered as Term Programs, which include eight, one-hour sessions. Maximum group size is ten players, led by two specialist coaches.

Depending on our term program, the following sessions can be offered:

  • General Skill Development – Focus on 5 fundamental individual skills
  • Post Player Development
  • Guard skills Development
  • Shooting
  • Point Guard Development

Advanced Development Sessions – $160 per player for a term program.

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Small Group and Individual Sessions

At LBA, we have the capacity to offer one-off sessions or groups of sessions to players looking for that extra special attention from a specialist coach. You can contact us to request a specific coach or someone to focus on a specific skill.

These sessions are suitable for both domestic and WABL players and can be arranged at a time to suit you.

Rates for our Small Group and Individual Sessions:

3 or 4 players: $30 per player per session – one-hour session with a specialist coach

2 players: $40 per player per session – one-hour session with a specialist coach

1 player: $40 for a 30minute Individual session with a specialist coach

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