Children jump through hoops to gain skills at Cockburn Basketball Association

Local children take part in the Aussie Hoops program at Cockburn Basketball Association.
Local children take part in the Aussie Hoops program at Cockburn Basketball Association.

A NATIONAL program to help young children learn the skills for one of Australia’s most popular junior sports has come to the Cockburn Basketball Association.

Aussie Hoops is targeted at children between five and 10 and gives participants of all skill levels and abilities the chance to learn to play basketball in a fun and safe environment with the help of nationally accredited coaches.

Cockburn Basketball Association president Scott Harris said around 40 children already took part in the Saturday morning program.

Aussie Hoops is available on Saturdays from 10am to 11am during school terms.

Visit aussie hoops to register.