Welcome to TNBA
We offer a wealth of training sessions all year round for individuals, groups and teams with emphasis on breaking down the fundamentals of the game into various steps, and as such allowing us to teach the proper techniques with drills proven to provide results as well as target our students conditioning in a positive and encouraging atmosphere.
We are former professional Basketball players and NCAA Division 1 players with a wealth of playing and coaching experiences;
We encourage, we praise and we give our students the tools to be better basketball players
It's our believe that if we can reach that level, our students can reach a higher level
We are a Basketball Skills Training Academy
Our focus is helping our students reach the next level
Our objective is to aid our students in realizing their Strengths and/or develop their strength, and teach them how to use it to their advantage in the game of Basketball...
We are a dedicated basketball training program offering proper coaching and mentorship of basketball training in Edmonton and life lessons to both boys and girls from grades 1 to 12 (ages 6 to 18). Our focus is coaching youth basketball and building student-athletes of great character, tremendous talent and team players...
"Awesome!! This is my Daughters first time attending the summer clinic and had an absolutely fantastic time. Alex is so wonderful teaching basketball skills in a fun and encouraging way. He is great at letting the kids know where they can improve and how to do so in an age appropriate manner. The days were very well planned out. No one leaves the Clinic without learning something from Alex! I would strongly recommend True North basketball to anyone with children who wish to become better ball players; you will not regret it!!!"
~ Dustine Vicic
(AP, Glen Allan Elementary School)
"True North Basketball Academy ran a fantastic and fun basketball program for our grade 3 to grade 6 classes during our physical education classes over the past 3 weeks. Our students were introduced to an enjoyable, innovative way to learn the fundamentals of basketball with the hope of enticing students to continue on their basketball journey. Coach Alex was very approachable, kind, motivating, and professional from day one in our building. He exudes a passion for sport and finds value in making learning the skills fun. The students were left wanting more and our school community was grateful for this opportunity! "
~ Demi Chicoine
“My daughter has attended basketball camps at various places in the city. She said that she learned the most skills at True North Basketball Academy!" .”
~ Elizabeth Shen
(Principal, Lynnwood School)
"True North Basketball Academy has been running an afterschool program here over the last twelve weeks. The students love the program and are excited each week class comes around! Alex and his staff have been very professional, easy to work with, enthusiastic, and engaging with the students. We are happy to be able to continue having True North Basketball Academy here as a part of our school community!"
~ Yahia Dalloul
(AD, EIA School)
“True North Basketball Academy and Alex has been working with our EIA Students (Grades: 3-6 / Grades: 7-12) for the past ten weeks. Alex has all of the qualities you could ask for in a coach. He is creative, great with children, and full of enthusiasm. He also has a lot of knowledge when it comes to the INS and OUTS of Basketball. His practice sessions are meaningful and fun for all age groups.”