Rapids Rugby

🍂 RAPIDS RUGBY FALL REGISTRATION 🍂

 Register today to guarantee your spot! (Link Coming Soon)

Rapids Rugby is a grassroots community based youth rugby league for athletes ages 7-18 years. Our goal is to provide a high quality rugby environment in order to give all players every opportunity to enjoy the game of rugby and reach their maximum potential as athletes.

Fall Season | Sept – Dec, 2021

  • Mini-rugby: Girls/Boys ages 7-11
  • Youth girls: U14, U16, U19
  • Youth boys: U13, U15, U17, U19

Practices | Thursdays | Lewis Park

  • 5:45 – 6:30  | Mini-rugby
  • 6:30 – 8:00  | Girls U14, U16, U19
  • 6:30 – 8:00  | Boys U13, U15, U17, U19

Games | Sunday a.m.

Cost

  • mini-rugby: $100.00
  • girls/boys: U15 – U19 | $190.00
  • girls/boys: U13 & U14 | $140.00

For More information please email: CVrapidsrugby@gmail.com

Registration

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Coaching staff: 

  • Aimee Burley (CV Kickers, Regional U16, Provincial U15)
  • Mimi Appelbe (Isfeld Secondary, Regional U16,U18, Provincial U16)
  • Lauren Sargent (Regional U16, Provincial U15)
  • Pete Parke (G.P. Vanier U16)
  • Geoff Postal (Isfeld Secondary), Pete Morton, Lisa Brueur
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CVAA GO Monday Basketball Registration Fall 2021

CVAA GO Monday Basketball Registration Fall 2021 8 weeks: September 20th – November 8th FUNDAMENTALS AND FUN! Grade K-3 Coed, Girls Only Grade 7 and under and Girls Only Grades 8-12)

The $100 signup fee includes a CVAA Dryfit Tshirt and Basketball BC membership and can be paid by etransfer to cvstevenash@gmail.com (autodeposit). We look forward to seeing you in September with your smile, shorts, and mask, and basketball shoes!

Program runs for 8 weeks! at THE LINC Outdoor Court and will move to an indoor facility in Courtenay (TBA) when weather requires.
Please submit the online registration form using the following link: (being sure to complete in full all required fields after setting up account): http://comoxvaa.rampregistrations.com/

Age Group Day Time Location Cost
COED K – grade 3 Monday 5:00 – 6:00 pm LINC $100
GO Basketball* Gr 7 and under Girls Monday 6:00 – 7:00 pm LINC $100
GO Basketball* Gr 8 to 12 Monday 7:00 – 8:00 pm LINC $100
***Individual ball to bring home (optional) $20-$55

**Comox Valley Basketball Programs for boys grade 4-12 is available from Larry Street (larrystreetcar@gmail.com) and Eli Blake (elisharblake@yahoo.ca)

Program runs for 8 weeks! at THE LINC Outdoor Court and will move to an indoor facility in Courtenay (TBA) when weather requires.

Please submit the online registration form using the button below: (being sure to complete in full all required fields after setting up account):

** dropoff cheque payable to CVAA at Tsolum Vet behind the Merville Store

** etransfer to cvstevenash@gmail.com (autodeposit)

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CVAA GIRLS ONLY Friday Night League Fall 2021

8 weeks: September 24th to November 12th GAMES AND LEVEL 2 FUNDAMENTALS! (Gr K-3 Coed, Girls Only Gr 7 and under and Girls Only Gr 8-12)

Greetings all Comox Valley Basketballers and parents! Thank you for showing interest in the CVAA Friday Night League Basketball Program! This is the 6th year that a basketball program is being run by Comox Valley Athletic Association (CVAA) and coached by long-time community coaches, Grant Ashlee, John “Twinkletoes” Lewis and Peter Parke. The CVAA Fastbreak club program also supports U-13, U-15 and U-17 girls teams competing each year in 2 highly competitive Victoria club tournaments as well as a number of other tournaments!

The $50 signup fee can be paid by etransfer to cvstevenash@gmail.com (autodeposit). We look forward to seeing you in September with your smile, shorts, and mask, and basketball shoes!

Age Group Day Time Location Cost
GO Basketball* Gr 7 and under Girls Friday 5:00 – 6:30 pm LINC $50
GO Basketball* Gr 8 to 12 Friday 6:30 – 8:00 pm LINC $50
***Individual ball to bring home (optional) $20-$55

Program runs for 8 weeks! at THE LINC Outdoor Court and will move to an indoor facility in Courtenay (TBA) when weather requires.

**Comox Valley Basketball Programs for boys grade 4-12 is available from Larry Street (larrystreetcar@gmail.com) and Eli Blake (elisharblake@yahoo.ca)

Please submit the online registration form using the button below: (being sure to complete all required fields, sign both waivers and send an etransfer to complete registration after setting up an account):

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** dropoff cheque payable to CVAA at Tsolum Vet behind the Merville Store

** etransfer to cvstevenash@gmail.com (autodeposit)

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Elite Girls Basketball Camp – Jan 2020

2020 Mark Isfeld Secondary School: Open to GIRLS in Grades 8-12 (grade 6 and 7 ok if players are keen) ($75)

Comox Valley Athletic Association is pleased to bring an elite basketball clinic to the Comox Valley for the second straight year! This is an excellent opportunity to learn new skills and sharpen your game heading into the second half of your school season. These sessions will focus on improving fundamentals and building decision making skills in a competitive environment. Coaches will introduce athlete’s to Canada Basketball’s terms of reference, drills and systems to help them become familiar with Canada’s style of play.

All sessions will be led by high performance coach, Leanne Evans. Leanne Evans has been a recognized member within the Basketball BC and Canada Basketball community for nearly 20 years as both a player and a coach. She has coached with Basketball BC’s high performance programming through POD, Centre for Performance and provincial teams, serving as the U15 head coach for the past three summers. She also served as the lead assistant at the University of Victoria for 6 seasons. Leanne is a former national team player who played 8 years with team Canada, as well as a two time National Champion with the UBC Thunderbirds.

Aieisha Luyken and Jenna Krug will serve as lead assistant coaches for this clinic. They were both impact players at the USPORTS level, with Aieisha playing five years for the University of the Fraser Valley and Jenna playing 5 years for the University of Victoria. Since graduating, both have been involved with coaching in the community as well as with Basketball BC, both as provincial team assistants and with the Centre of Performance. Aieisha just graduated as a registered massage therapist from Langara College and Jenna is currently completing her masters of physiotherapy degree at UBC.

COST: $75 JANUARY 4TH (1-4 pm) AND 5TH (9 am – 1 pm) 2020 Mark Isfeld Secondary School

PREPAYMENT REQUIRED

* cheque payable to CVAA (dropoff at Tsolum Vet behind the Merville Store)

We are the NORTH!

Open Registration Form  

Please complete the following waiver and bring to the first session:

Sports Waiver Form

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Go Basketball – Fall 2018

CVAA STEVE NASH BASKETBALL

Runs September 17 – November 22, 2018

Greetings all Comox Valley Basketballers and parents! Thank you for showing interest in the Steve Nash Basketball Program (SNBP) ! This is the 3nd year that SNBP is being run by Comox Valley Athletic Association (CVAA) and coached by longtime community coaches, Grant Ashlee and Peter Parke. The CVAA Fastbreak program is entering its fourth season after very successful inaugural 2016, 17 and 18 seasons that saw three girls team compete in 2 highly competitive Victoria club tournaments as well as a number of mini tournaments!

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Join us for Friday Night Basketball

Please fill out and submit the online registration form attached below (being sure to complete in full all required fields) to ensure participation in SNBP. The $100 signup fee includes a Basketball BC membership ($15) and a SNBP jersey and can be paid by cash or cheque payable to CVAA at the FIRST session. We look forward to seeing you in September with your smile, shorts, and basketball shoes 🙂

 

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CVAA Girls Fall Basketball

Greetings all Comox Valley Basketballers and parents!  Thank you for showing interest in the CVAA Fastbreak Basketball Program (CVAA FBP) !  CVAA FBP that is being run  and coached by longtime community coaches, Grant Ashlee and Peter Parke and is entering its third season after very successful inaugural 2016 and 2017 seasons that saw three girls team compete in 2 highly competitive Victoria club tournaments and a number of mini tournaments!

You are receiving this registration form as a  previous participant in CVAA Fastbreak and/or Comox Valley SNBP, a recipient of the North Island Basketball Newsletter or after an email request. Please fill out and submit the registration form attached below (being sure to complete in full all required fields) to ensure participation in CVAA Fastbreak. The $50 signup fee can be paid by cash or cheque payable to CVAA at the player’s first Fastbreak session.   We look forward to seeing you in September with your smile, shorts, and basketball shoes 🙂 It’s never to late to join the CVAA Girl’s Fastbreak Program!

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Fastbreak Girls Fall $50



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Brar Basketball Clinic

Brar Basketball is pleased to partner with Comox Valley Basketball Association to bring a high level basketball camp to the Comox Valley on December 31st 10 am to 3 pm at Mark Isfeld Secondary School. Please see Brar’s website for more information on all the programs offered at VIU and on Vancouver Island http://www.brarbasketball.com/

Coach Avneet Brar is currently an Assistant Coach at Vancouver Island University with the Men’s Basketball Team as well as an Assistant Coach with University of the Fraser Valley Women’s Basketball. Coach Brar brings an extensive experience of working with athletes and developing them towards excelling in high school, college and professional athletics. Avneet has spent time around various NBA programs as well as training with different NBA athletes over the course of the offseason.

Currently, Avneet works with the following athletes from the Comox Valley who are playing Post Secondary athletics.

Morgan Proctor – Vancouver Island University (Marc Isfeld)
Nicholas Xylinas – Vancouver Island University (Marc Isfeld)
Chase Hobenshield – Vancouver Island University (G.P Vanier)
Avery Snider – Vancouver Island University (Marc Isfeld)
Danielle Vanbergen – Vancouver Island University (Marc Isfeld)

Cost of the camp $40 payable by cash or cheque payable to CVAA from 9:30 – 10 am on the day of the camp

Camp information and an online payment option can be found at https://cvathletics.ca/events/

* Please bring a lunch**

 

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November Newsletter

Greetings North Island Basketball Community. Please email  (drpedro0915@gmail.com)  to be added to the list or to add upcoming events ** Also, let me know if you wish to be removed from this list

 August 2017- July 2018:

1) Steve Nash Basketballhttp://www.basketball.bc.ca/snyb-home  (select Comox) is once again being offered this fall  on Wednesdays (Sept 20th-Nov 22nd) in the Comox Valley for grades K-12. The program is separated into  4 age groupings (Coed K- grade 2, Coed grades 3-5 and Boys and Girls grades 5-7, and Boys and Girls grades 8-12) and emphasizes skill development, fun, hard work and small games for participants all skill levels. **Now offering online payment**   Email Peter Parke (cvstevenash@gmail.com) for more information. Registration Link: CVAA STEVE NASH 2017-18 REGISTRATION

2) CVAA Fastbreak Fall Girl’s basketball program: This competitive girl’s team program runs this fall on Fridays from September to December (grades 5-12 @ 5:15-6:45 pm) at École au Coeur-de-l’ile, Comox. U13, U14 and U 17 teams will practice together and be entered in several club tournaments (dates TBA). Head coaches, Grant Ashlee and Peter Parke, have coached basketball for many years and emphasize hard work, shooting, dribbling and other technical skills and speed in their practices and games. Guest coaches will also contribute to practices and games.  Email Peter Parke (drpedro0915@gmail.com) for more information. Registration Link: CVAA GIRLS FASTBREAK REGISTRATION FALL 2017

3) Kidsport will be holding an open house on Saturday September 9th from 11 am-2 pm at the Comox Valley Sports Center and Turf Field  There will be up to 10 organized sports (including basketball) and several other activities for kids and adults to try with emphasis on fun and exercise. There will be representatives talking about their sports, costs, practices per week, length of season, why kids should participate in the sport and answer any questions parents and children may have. There is free skating and  rentals from 12-2 pm, free food (hotdogs, snacks, drinks and healthy fruits and veggies) and kid’s raffle prizes.  Kidsport representatives will available to discuss financial support for young athletes and to answer any questions about our local Kidsport chapter. Information can also be found on the website:   http://www.kidsportcanada.ca/british-columbia/comox-valley/

4) UVIC Vikes High School Girls Elite Camp (Friday, Sept 8th  (6:00-8:30 pm) and Saturday Sept 9th (10:00 am -12:00 noon and 1:00-3:00 pm)  UVIC head coach Dani Sinclair, UVIC Vikings players and coaches and a variety of BC college and high school coaches  will host the best grade 11 and 12 players from BC and Alberta in this invitational camp (60-100 players).  Contact Brett Westcott (westcott@shaw.ca) for more information.

5) High School and Elementary School Basketball: practice and games start in November with playoffs and jamborees in February and March. Please contact your local high school or elementary school athletic director for more information. Please encourage younger players to attend local high school games to grow their knowledge and enjoy some entertaining game action.

6) North Island Elementary School  GIRLS and BOYS  basketball jamborees!  March 2018 at Mark Isfeld, GP Vanier or Highland Secondary Schools.  Preference will be given to grade 6/7 teams, and then to grade 5/6 teams. Registration and  information to follow in 2018. Contact Larry Street larrystreetcar@gmail.com)  or Peter Parke (drpedro0915@gmail.com) for more information.

7) CVAA Fastbreak Spring Boys and Girl’s (grades K-12 ) basketball program returns in the spring (April – June 2018) with a two day per week schedule . Boys and Girls of all skill levels will practice on  Wednesdays and Fridays and compete in highly competitive weekend tournaments in U13, 15 and 17 age groups.  Online registration and payment available in January 2018 (drpedro0915@gamil.com)

8) Comox Valley Post-Season  leagues and practice sessions (March & April 2018). Grade 8 & 9 boys at GP Vanier (Run and Gun League: Larry Street) and Grade 5-12 girls (CVAA Fastbreak) focusing on skill development and competitive games for local players.

7) Thunderball Sunday Basketball League (March-May 2018: Larry Street) for grades 4-7 boys and girls. Skills, teamwork and fun emphasized in this popular camp  (larrystreetcar@gmail.com)

8) Vancouver Island Regional Boys and Girls Basketball Teams (U12, U13, U14, U15, U16 and U17) Participants pre-register at www.basketball.bc.ca, where further information including costs is also available (http://www.basketball.bc.ca/u14-athlete-development-camp). Final rosters of 12 players per team travel to the Langley Event Center to play in the Provincial Regional BC Tournament in the U12, U13, U14 and U15 age groups (May 2016).  Team BC will be selected from players attending the regional tournament or from a Supercamp format (U16 and U17)

9) Be sure to follow the games of all the Vancouver Island CIS (University of Victoria http://www.govikesgo.com) and CCAA (Camosun College http://camosun.ca/sports/chargers/ and Vancouver Island University http://mariners.viu.ca/). Also watch for news of the annual CVAA Christmas  road trip to Seattle to watch the University of Washington Husky women and the CVAA Spring Break 2018 Tour of Denmark for CVAA Girls in Grades 10-12!

10) University of Victoria regional camp and POD program for high school girls aged 14-18: UVIC coaches and players run this camp on Sundays throughout the basketball calendar.  This program attracts players from the North and South Island but requires the help of very supportive parents, who alternate driving to UVIC. Contact Brett Westcott (westcott@shaw.ca) for more information.

11) Victoria and North Island club teams which take place  after the Basketball BC Tournament. Club options range from Elite Victoria-based teams made up of the best high school players on Vancouver Island to less competitive North Island club teams that compete in a variety of summer tournaments throughout BC, Washington State and Oregon (westcott@shaw.ca)

12) 75 minute Private Basketball Sessions (maximum group size = 10)  Wednesdays (5:00 – 6:30 pm) July – September 2017 at Tsolum School (NIDES). Emphasis on fundamental skill development and body language for boys and girls in grades 5-12. Instructors Grant Ashlee, Peter Parke and guest coaches (drpedro0915@gmail.com)  Cost $10 per session

13) DROP IN BASKETBALL at the LINC (free anytime) and Courtenay Recreation Center (free of charge-phone ahead for free gym schedule)  and Cumberland Recreation centers  ($1.50/hr children/$1.60/hr adults-phone ahead for free gym schedule

14) Larry Street runs a 3 day summer camp for boys and girls in July (larrystreetcar@gmail.com)

14) Find an outdoor hoop  (numerous locations around the Comox Valley) and practice 1 hour/day!

15) A wide range a Spring and Summer BASKETBALL Camps are available for boys and girls

16) Newsletter by Mike Neighbors, Head Woman’s Basketball Coach Arkansas Razorbacks. To subscribe to this very informative, weekly publication send an email to  coachneighbors@gmail.com

***Please follow the link below for various North Island Basketball registration forms and newsletters**

North Island Registration Forms and Newsletters

 

LET”S GROW THE GAME ON THE ISLAND!

Peter Parke
Grant Ashlee
Comox Valley Athletic Association
drpedro0915@gmail.com
250-334-7497

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NASH and SLASH 3 on 3

Greetings all North Island Basketballers and parents! NORTH ISLAND STREETBALL would like to introduce the 1st annual NASH and SLASH 3 on 3 tournament! Run by Comox Valley Athletic Association (CVAA) and created by community coaches, Eli Blake and Peter Parke, this event is one of the few indoor 3 on 3 tournaments offered in BC! The $30 signup fee per team of 3 can be made by cash or cheque payable to CVAA at the event on November 19th or ONLINE at https://cvathletics.ca/events/.

Players will not need a lunch as Thrifty’s, once again, has sponsored this event!

Please see age groups below – all ages including Masters and over 19 years old represented! REGISTRATION doesn’t close until 9:30 am on the morning of the tournament.

* Runs November 19th   945 am to 3:00 pm
* Waiver needs to be printed and signed prior to competing –  Open Document

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3 on 3 Nash n Slash

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CVAA Referee Clinic

The CVAA is pleased to announce that the second annual CVAA REFEREE Level 1 Clinic (Intro To Refereeing) will be held on November 18th, 2017!! This one day course will cover all the basics of basketball refereeing including rules of the game, fitness, equipment and court dimensions, first aid, hand signals, game management and much more!  The best part is that the course, which is normally priced at $150, is offered free to all grade 8-12 North Island Basketball Players! and  to all other coaches, parents and players involved in any North Island Basketball program!. The CVAA Basketball Referee Level 1 Clinic is taught by longtime Nanaimo basketball referee, Mike James! Please fill out and submit the registration form attached below  to ensure your place in the clinic (being sure to complete in full all required fields).

The Comox Valley Referee Association is on the looking to recruit new referees from this clinic ($30 to $50 PER GAME $$)

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