Steve Nash Youth Basketball

Steve Nash Youth Basketball (SNYB) is a national youth basketball program designed to develop fundamental skills, sportsmanship, and a love of the game in young athletes ages 8 to 12. SNYB is a turnkey program, providing hosts with the full curriculum, participant materials, and coach training required to deliver the programming.  SNYB is flexible enough to allow organizers to adapt the program to their needs and resources while remaining aligned with the Sport Canada Long-Term Athlete Development (LTAD) Model. Athletes will learn the fundamental skills of the game of basketball through stage appropriate drills and games while building character and essential life skills.

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Program Details


  • Weekly 60 minute practices for 12 weeks (designed for athletes ages 8-12)
  • Aligned with Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) and Sport for Life (S4L) principles
  • Teaches fundamental movement and basic sport skills for the game of basketball
  • Highlights life skills such as communication, leadership, and goal setting to develop well-rounded youth athletes and human beings


SNYB coaches receive free NCCP FUNdamentals Coach Training.


Based on facility and staffing costs associated with the local program.


Interested in hosting a SNYB to host a program in your community? Please contact the SNYB Ambassador in your area (below) with any questions or email
Marlon Piedrahita

Process to Play

To play in a Steve Nash Youth Basketball program, contact a program in your area.

AyrAyr BasketballEmily Macdougall
AjaxBasketball BasicsAntony Nembhard
BracebridgeBracebridge BreakersRon Love
BurlingtonBurlington BasketballMark Caplan
CollingwoodCollingwood TrailblazersTerry Olaskey
AjaxCommunity Justice Alternative DurhamKenroy Wilson
WhitbyNew Horizon Basketball AcademyTitus Channer
BarrieNext Level BasketballScott Seeley
TorontoUofT Junior BluesOlivia Allen
YorkBasketball World TorontoMichael Reio
HamiltonHamilton Basketball AssociationJeremy Fritchley
Port RowenSt. Williams Youth BasketballDennis Lounsbury
MississaugaDare to LoveLillian Mendoza
TorontoMegacity BasketballRJ Williams
TrentTrent UniversityCraig Barclay
Halton HillsTown of Halton HillsMarg Taylor
TorontoMiles Nadal JCCDaniel Eisenkraft Klein
StouffvilleTown of Whitchurch StouffvilleJen McEachen
OhswekenSix Nations Park & RecCindy Thomas
PetawawaPSP PetawawaMadeline Denney
BordenPSP BordenKathleen Sweeney
ETBA Summer Camp 2017

Summer Camp 2017

ETBA is pleased to offer Steve Nash Youth Basketball summer camp for boys and girls ages 8 to 12 in Scarborough this summer.

All participants will receive a jersey, basketball, drawstring bag, water bottle, certificate, and poster.

Additional details are outlined below.

Dates: Six one-week sessions from Tuesday, July 4 to Friday, August 11
Time: 1:00–5:00 p.m.
Location: Alexander Stirling Public School (70 Fawcett Trail, Scarborough)
Registration Fee: $45/week

Register online.


Host a SNYB program in your community!

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Marlon Piedrahita
Ontario – GTA

Gerry Benoit
Ontario – Ottawa Valley

Terry Olaskey
Ontario – Georgian Bay Region