Coed Specialized Small-Group Training

SPECIALIZED SMALL-GROUP TRAINING REGISTRATION

Only online registrations will be accepted

Specialized Small-Group training is now offering by the Silver Knights Basketball Club

INSTRUCTOR: George Papadakos

Looking for ways to improve individual skills under the guidance of a highly skilled and experienced instructor and coach? George Papadakos top level FIBA coach, NCAA player, and 12-year professional will once again be offering small-group training opportunities for novice-, atom-, bantam-, and midget-aged boys and girls. The program is designed to not only improve a player’s individual offensive skills, but to help players become better teammates and play with more confidence, more intelligence and more character. Each player will be evaluated at the beginning of the session and progress will be monitored. Detailed and comprehensive feedback will be provided at the end of the each session.

Details:
Fall Session: *4-8 players in a group

Description Location Day/Time Program Dates Price
Specialized Small Group Training – Coed
*Bantam and Midget
(Grades 7-8 & 9-10)
Jean Vanier CHS Saturday
1:00pm-3:00pm
Group 1
Oct 20, Oct 27, Nov 3, Nov 10, Nov 17, Nov 24, Dec 1, Dec 8 $384
Specialized Small Group Training – Coed – FULL – Waiting List Registration Only
**Novice & Atom
(Grades 3-4 & 5-6)

Jean Vanier CHS

Saturday
3:30pm-5:00pm
Group 2
Oct 20, Oct 27, Nov 3, Nov 10, Nov 17, Nov 24, Dec 1, Dec 8

$288

Specialized Small Group Training – Coed
*Bantam and Midget
(Grades 7-8 & 9-10)

Unionville HS

Sunday
11:30am-1:30pm
Group 1
Oct 21, Oct 28, Nov 4, Nov 11, Nov 18, Nov 25, Dec 2, Dec 9

$384

Specialized Small Group Training – Coed
**Novice & Atom
(Grades 3-4 & 5-6)

Unionville HS

Sunday
2:00pm-3:30pm
Group 2
Oct 21, Oct 28, Nov 4, Nov 11, Nov 18, Nov 25, Dec 2, Dec 9

$288

*2-hour training dates for Bantam and Midget ages
**90-minute training dates for Novice and Atom ages

George Papadakos Profile:

George Papadakos (7′ 0” 270 lbs)

Player

  • Former All Canadian from Toronto’s St Michaels College School
  • Graduated from Michigan State University as an Academic All American honorable mention.  Averaged 10.1 points, 6.0 rebounds, and 1.2 blocks per game his senior year
  • First played for the Canadian Senior Men’s team as a 19 year old.  Played for Canada until 1985-86
  • Invited to the NBA’s Detroit Pistons training camp in 1989
  • Proceeded to become a naturalized Greek citizen. Played for the Greek Senior Men’s team until 1994
  • Played 12 years professionally in Greece mostly for European power Olympiacos

Coach

  • Holder of top-level FIBA coaching license since 2001
  • Coached Men’s and Women’s teams professionally in Greece for 7 years
  • The last 5 years was both the Senior and Junior Boy’s coach for St Lawrence High School in Athens
  • Personal trainer for basketball since 2006
  • Five time Greek League Champion, League All-Star, Greek Cup Champion

Other Notables

  • Recently moved back to Canada with his family

Sam Bongiorno
Director of House Leagues and Camps
York South Silver Knights Basketball Club
416-895-1730
ysskhouseleagues@rogers.com

Refund/Cancellation Policy: Specialized Small Group Training
  • Refunds/Cancellations will only be accepted if notified in writing to the Registrar by e-mail (ysskprograms@silverknightsbasketball.com), on or before the Thursday just before the first training session start date.
  • NO REFUNDS will be given starting the Friday just before the first training session start date.
  • No verbal communication of cancellation will be accepted.
  • All refund requests are subject to a $40 administration cost.
  • If refund request is due to medical or injury issues, a medical note must be provided and assessment will be made by YSSK and its directors (refund amount or future credit amount for sessions lost due to injury).
  • All medical notes and injuries must be communicated in writing to the Registrar by e-mail (ysskprograms@silverknightsbasketball.com) within 3-5 days of occurrence.
  • Dishonoured cheques or payments will incur a $35 service charge.