Jr. NBA program in association with Reliance Foundation
St. Paul’s school got the opportunity to be a part of the Reliance Foundation Junior NBA Program, a comprehensive youth basketball initiative that applies the values of basketball to positively impact the lives of Indian boys and girls. On 9 January 2018 Mr. Adrian (Basketball coach Spain) along with Mr. Siddharth visited our school to inspire the young minds to adopt a healthy, active lifestyle by integrating basketball in their lives.
On 16 January 2018, our school was one of the lucky schools in Delhi who got a chance to meet an American former professional basketball player who played 12 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA), Mr. Kevin Martin. He along with his family and team built up the enthusiasm among the students. They taught the students some of his best techniques and skills.
On 18 January 2018, St. Paul’s basketball players from classes 3rd to 9th went for Jr. NBA trials. They were judged on the basis of 5 major skills, hotspot station, lay-up, passing, footwork station and dribbling.