Short on time? That's where our weekly Basketball lesson plans come in handy!

Throughout the season our resident coaches share what they are coaching with you so you can use it too. No two weeks are the same.

  • All plans contain videos and diagrams. Watch the videos to quickly understand how to run the session
  • Clear instructions, coaching points and progressions allow you to coach with confidence and challenge your players
  • Read the plans on any mobile, tablet or computer. You can save the plan as a PDF or print a copy to take on the pitch/court.

Latest Basketball Plans

Basketball Lesson Plan: Pre Season Skills: Ball Handling, Passing and Scoring
Pre Season Skills: Ball Handling, Passing and Scoring

"Teams are made in the season, players are made in the off season" - Use this session to develop your players ahead of the new season.

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Basketball Lesson Plan: Pre Season Conditioning: Skills and Stamina Session
Pre Season Conditioning: Skills and Stamina Session

Basketball conditioning with a twist. It?s not all running and boring exercises, condition your players whilst putting a smile on their faces with sharp, intense drills to test their legs and their hands.

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Basketball Lesson Plan: Create the Extra Man With the Give and Go + Fitness - Circuits and Running
Create the Extra Man With the Give and Go

This fun passing session works on the pass and go - getting your players to pass and then follow the ball up the court to continue the attack.

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Basketball Lesson Plan: Create the Extra Man With the Give and Go + Fitness - Circuits and Running
Fitness - Circuits and Running

Fast feet, circuits and sprinting - Get your players back in the game and working hard with this basketball fitness session!

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All our plans are written with a clear goal in mind, to help you improve a key area of your players' game through simple drills, conditioned games and skill practices.

We work with a large number of coaches and sports educators so that we can bring you the widest range of ideas and coaching for all ages and abilities. All our plans have been tried and tested. We find out what works and what doesn't, saving you time and helping you to get results with your team/players... fast!

You can coach these sessions as they are or alternatively use them as a springboard for your own ideas.

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Great tool for bringing focus to practices. Began using it last year and my basketball team improved dramatically, winning the Conference Championship.

Eric Mello, Coach
USA

Very useful format and descriptions of drills. I am using Sportplan to update and formalise my trainings.

Tony Miller, Coach
Australia

I've found this resource invaluable and of huge benefit to both my players and myself. Thanks for helping me to improve my coaching.

Kashif, Coach
Pakistan

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