On this page:
- Challenger Basketball League
- 2016 Youth Basketball Registration
- Basketball Open Gym
- Timbrook Youth Basketball League
- NAYS Basketball Coaches Training
Challenger Basketball League
The Campbell County Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring the Yellow Branch Challenger League. This league is a volunteer program specifically for individuals, ages 6 and up, who are intellectually and/or physically challenged.
This program inspires individual athletic strength while encouraging players to develop friendships in a family-oriented setting.
The team plays each Thursday from 6 - 8 p.m.
Site: Yellow Branch Elementary School
For more details, including registration fees and schedules, please contact Jeff Reynolds at 434-942-5649.
2016 Youth Basketball Registration
For boys and girls ages 5 through 17
Age groups (age cutoff date is Oct. 1, 2016)
5 and 6 years: Mixed
7 and 8 years: Boys/Girls
9 and 10 years: Boys/Girls
11 and 12 years: Boys/Girls
13 and 14 years: Boys/Girls
15 – 17 years: Boys/Girls
*The Department no longer honors requests to be on a certain team or with a certain coach.
Fee: $55 for first child; $50 for the second child; and $45 for each additional child
You may register at the Parks and Recreation Office in Rustburg Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Friday, Oct. 28.
Players are encouraged to sign up early.
After-hours Registration Dates & Sites
We will be scheduling registrations on Saturdays during the Youth Football games, with dates and times to be determined. Other registration dates:
Brookneal Elementary School: Thursday, Oct. 13, 6 – 8 p.m.
Concord Elementary School: Tuesday, Oct. 18, 6 – 8 p.m.
Parks and Recreation Office: Tuesday, Oct. 25, 6 – 8 p.m.
Basketball Open Gym
The Campbell County Parks and Recreation Department will be sponsoring an open gym for basketball for boys and girls ages 15 to 19. Participants must attend a local high school to be eligible to play.
Day/Time: Sundays, 4 – 6 p.m.
Dates: Jan. 8 – March 5, 2017
Site: Rustburg Middle School
Fee: $20 per participant
Participants must register at the Parks and Recreation Office by Friday, Jan. 6, 2017.
NAYS Basketball Coaches Training (Initial Level)
This training is for coaches who plan to volunteer for the Campbell County Parks and Recreation Department as a Youth Basketball Coach. It is provided by the National Alliance for Youth Sports. Coaches who successfully complete the Initial Level Membership training will automatically receive: Youth Sports Journal, Certificate of Completion, $1 million excess liability insurance, membership card, exclusive online member area, annual subscription to SportingKid magazine, monthly newsletter, and exclusive Corporate Discount/Programs.
Training date: Sunday, Dec. 18
Time: 2: – 6 p.m.
Location: Campbell County Parks and Recreation Department Office
Registration deadline: Friday, Dec. 9
Description: Part 1 includes coaches learning preventing youth sports violence, teaching good sportsmanship, keeping players active at practice, building confidence, the role of winning in youth sports, working with parents, nutrition and hydration, injury prevention/conditioning, and stretching.
Part 2 will cover drills, skills, and fundamentals of basketball.
Contact the Campbell County Parks and Recreation Department at 434-332-9570 for more information.