London United are excited to announce our new partnership with Alec Reed Academy.
The partnership between London United and Alec Reed Academy provides young aspiring basketball players the opportunity to continue to develop to an elite level alongside their chosen academic studies.
Each student receives a tailor made fulltime programme consisting of a minimum of 10 hours on court training per week in addition to strength and conditioning training and tactical analysis sessions fully integrated with their academic programme of a Sport BTEC and / or a wide variety of A levels.
Alec Reed Academy maintains exceptionally high levels of behaviour and performance across all academic courses providing the club with the environment for growth and expansion. The
Alec Reed Academy is based in the heart of West London, conveniently linked allowing talented individuals from across the entire Greater London area the opportunity to access the programme.
Players enrolled at the Academy have the opportunity to compete in National League U18 Premier / Conference or Senior competitions. In addition, we are proud to offer the unrivalled chance to be part of the only British organisation to take part in the European Youth Basketball League in which our players have the opportunity to compete against Europe’s elite Junior players.
Emma Chambers, London United Director stated “The entrepreneurial ethos of Alec Reed Academy and high standards of educational provision in combination with the opportunities, experience and exposure offered by this programme creates an exciting partnership in which our young talented players can thrive and prepare for the demands of life in professional sport”.
Gary Lobbett, Chief Executive of Alec Reed Academy, commented “This partnership offers our pupils an exciting new opportunity to specialise in basketball and compete at national and international levels whilst achieving their academic qualifications”.
The Academy is currently enrolling for the 2016/2017 season & academic year. Please get in touch using the contact details below to arrange a trial.
Jack Majewski 07951762821 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Daniel Szatkowski 07453314867 or email@example.com
Emma Chambers 07881871251 or firstname.lastname@example.org