Yes sports fans its what you've all been waiting for, the return of March Magic Hoopfest! Coming once again to Jenison Field House March 26-28 get ready for the hands-on hoop-focused fan-fest that has everyone taking their best shot. Because its only January however, you now have plenty of time to sign up, or sign your kids up more like, for a few of the cool aspects of Hoopfest that require some planning. These of course are the Learning from the Legends Clinic and the Jumpball Jamboree. Never heard of them? Here's the info:
JumpBall Jamboree The Dean Trailways and Greater Lansing Sports Authority Center Courts will play host to the JumpBall Jamboree. Students who are enrolled in 5th through 8th grade, both boys and girls, may register their team online for the opportunity to play on one of the Center Courts of March Magic Hoopfest. There will be as many as 15 exhibitions and volunteer referees from the Greater Lansing area will officiate the exhibitions. Register one participant with our online form here. To register more than one participant, fill out, print and mail our form at marchmagichoopfest.com
Learning from the Legends Youth Clinic A free basketball clinic for boys and girls grades 4th through 8th will be held Saturday, March 28 in conjunction with the March Magic Hoopfest. In addition to top High School coaches throughout the state, a host of legendary members from the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan (BCAM) will be clinicians. All facets of basketball offensive and defensive skills will be taught at the clinic.
The clinic will be conducted in one session on the Dean Trailways and Greater Lansing Sports Authority Center Courts and several other venues and participation will be limited to the first 180 to enroll. All attendees will need to check in between 7:458:30 a.m. The clinic will be conducted from 8:3010:00 a.m. Adults as well as the general public is welcome to attend the clinic but venues used in the Learning from the Legends Youth Clinic will be off limits to the general public until the clinic concludes. Register one participant with our online form at marchmagichoopfest.com
Hoopfest fully rocks, but these components are sweet as well. Be on the BALL and get your your basketball star set up with these cool events! Now? We wait for March.... What time is it? I'm ready for Hoopfest NOW.