Coaching Ideas

Get your game on!

Here are some terrific resources for coaches.


Steve Nash Youth Basketball Program

The Steve Nash Youth Basketball Program of Basketball BC provides terrific resources for coaches. The materials have been developed by professionals based on long term athlete development.

PDF Steve Nash Youth Basketball Coaches Manual

PDF Steve Nash Youth Basketball Coaches Manual - Lesson Plans

PDF Grade 2-3 Practice Plans

PDF Grade 3-4 Practice Plans

Steve Nash Youth Basketball Program of Basketball BC

Loralyn Murdoch

Loralyn Murdoch has 17 years of post-secondary coaching experience, including with the UNBC Timberwolves. She is currently the Director, Athletics and Recreation at UNBC.

PDF Notes from October 30, 2016 PGMBA Coaching Ideas Session

Recommended resources:

  • Gooroo (available on Apple and Android App Stores for free)
  • Sport for Life - Long Term Athlete Development: canadiansportforlife.ca/coaches
  • Ebasketballcoach.com (you will be asked to enter your email address)
  • Contact Loralyn at:

Todd Jordan

Todd Jordan, Coach of the men's UNBC Timberwolves Basketball Team is working with PGMBA Coaches and players this season. Practice plans and coaching resources provided by Coach Jordan in the 2013-14 season are posted below.

PDF Introductory letter to coaches from Coach Jordan


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