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VU BASKETBALL ACADEMY

The Basketball Program has been specifically designed to focus on the development of the individual player, within a general team focus.

The Basketball training program is delivered by Australian Basketball Resources (ABR).

Highly respected Head Coach Nick Abdicevic and Assistant Coach David Peters, conduct a specialised program that develops skill, technical development and intelligence for the game.

The basketball Program is based at Victoria University, which provides athletes direct access to modern state-of-the-art training facilities, and sits alongside ISEAL, a $68 million sports high technology teaching and research facility.

ABR may conduct specific basketball sessions at their home venue within Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre (MSAC).

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Athletes will be within the high performance program and have their training week and workloads managed.

An additional focus will be to develop the speed, strength and power of the athletes so as they are physically equipped to compete at the highest levels of basketball and are conditioned to repeat the explosive actions required throughout the duration of a match.

Course Details
VU BASKETBALL ACADEMY
Combined Basketball & Education
Combined Basketball & Education
International Students
Locations & Facilities
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Combined Basketball & Education

The Basketball Program provides a unique opportunity for individuals to combine basketball training with formal study.  Athletes and students will be immersed in a high performance training environment, whilst also receiving outstanding academic tuition that can lead to a career in sport. The Basketball Program is currently offered in conjunction with the SIS50612 Diploma of Sport Development at Victoria Polytechnic – the TAFE Division of Victoria University – Australia’s leading sport university. RTO Code: 3113.

BASKETBALL – TRAINING MORNING EXAMPLE

8.45am
Arrive – use Athlete Management Platform
Performance analysis & review workloads

9.00am
GPS, foam rollers & pre-activation

9.15am
Training – individual, tactical (incl. S&C)

10.45am
Individual skill development, cool-down

11.00am
Feedback, GPS review & recovery (pool)

11.30am
Break for lunch

12.30pm
Class/Coursework

 

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International Students

The Basketball Program is open to international students. Our Program is currently offered in conjunction with the SIS50612 Diploma of Sport Development at Victoria Polytechnic – the TAFE Division of Victoria University – Australia’s leading sport university. RTO Code: 3113.

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Victoria University is ranked in the world’s top 2% of universities.

For all international enquiries, please complete this form.

Locations & Facilities

The Basketball Program is based at Victoria University, which is 10min by train from Melbourne CBD. It has everything from restaurants and cafes to world-class sports science and sporting facilities, as well as an aquatic & fitness centre.

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Basketball-specific sessions can at times be conducted at Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre (MSAC).

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The Future Pro sporting programs are currently offered in conjunction with the SIS50612 Diploma of Sport Development at Victoria Polytechnic – the TAFE Division of Victoria University – Australia’s leading sport university. RTO Code: 3113.

Register Now

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