Uncasville, CT (March 6, 2023) – Today, the Connecticut Sun announced Revolution Basketball Training (RBT) as its “Official Youth Skills Development” Partner. As part of the partnership, RBT will run Connecticut Sun skills clinics at their Manchester and Milford locations.
“Revolution Basketball Training is excited to be the official skill development partner of the Connecticut Sun. Being affiliated with the WNBA is a great example of how sport can define and celebrate the current and next generation of female athletes,” said Mike Welsh, Co-owner of Revolution Basketball Training. “We look forward collaborating with the Connecticut Sun to provide opportunities for athletes of all ages to engage with basketball skill development. Revolution Basketball Training supports and trains many thriving female basketball athletes in our state and to that end is keenly aligned with the Connecticut Sun’s commitment to champion equality, strive for inclusion, and support growth in women’s sports.”
The first of the Connecticut Sun Basketball skills clinics held in conjunction with RBT will be on April 22, 2023 at RBT’s Manchester location (1412 Tolland Turnpike, Manchester, CT 06042). Girls and boys, grades 3-8, will have access to high level instruction, split into two sessions–session one will be grades 3-5 and session two will be grades 6-8. Attendees will have the opportunity to grow their skills with the help of a Connecticut Sun player. Registration for each clinic will be $45 per player, and every participant will receive a Connecticut Sun Basketball Skills Clinic t-shirt.
“We’re excited about our new partnership with Revolution Basketball Training to continue our commitment to providing opportunities for young athletes to improve their game, to learn from some of the best skill development coaches in CT, and to expand our reach throughout the state.” – Morgan Tuck, Connecticut Sun Director of Franchise Development and Assistant General Manager
Connecticut Sun Basketball Skills Clinic Overview:
Location: Revolution Basketball Training (1412 Tolland Turnpike, Manchester, CT 06042)
Date and Times:
Saturday, April 22
- Session 1: Co-ed, Grades 3-5 from 5:00-6:30pm EST
- Session 2: Co-ed, Grades 6-8 from 6:30-8:00pm EST
Registration Fee: $45 – Registration is open.
For more information and to sign up, visit https://sun.wnba.com/clinics/
About Revolution Basketball Training:
Revolution Basketball Training, of Manchester and Milford CT, trains athletes to manage and develop their skills through Individual, Intense, & Innovative (the “Triple I”) basketball skill. RBT isa no-nonsense basketball training Lab where athletes receive specialized basketball instruction with innovative trainers, techniques, and equipment. Revolution’s Skill Specialists teach and demonstrate high-level skill development by breaking down footwork, body positioning, ball handling and shooting mechanics with intensity, speed, and repetition to help athletes find more success with their game. Athletes can expect to grow their offensive game with their accelerated footwork, hand-eye coordination, and athleticism. Check out the training in action on Instagram at: revolution_skills_newengland. For more information visit: www.revolutionbasketballtraining.com.
Established in 2003, the Connecticut Sun is a professional women’s basketball team in the Women’s National Basketball Association that takes residence at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT. For additional information or to purchase season tickets, visit www.connecticutsun.com.