The 2020 edition of the ACG NBA Jump is here.
This year, the search will focus on four major cities across the country in Kolkata, Bengaluru, Mumbai, and New Delhi.
The open tryouts, in these four cities, gives the youngsters the chance for a spot in the ACG NBA Jump National Finals. In the ACG NBA Jump National Finals, if selected, the young boys could win a fully-paid scholarship at the NBA Academy India.
"ACG-NBA Jump has proven to be a great platform for young basketball players nationwide in their quest to find a pathway to grow in the sport," said NBA India Managing Director Rajesh Sethi. "Together with ACG, we look forward to continue our endeavor to identify and develop elite homegrown prospects."
"We are excited to support the NBA's Jump program into the fifth year and provide more opportunities for young sports aspirants in India," said ACG Managing Director Karan Singh. "Equipping them with the right infrastructure and training will help develop our home-grown basketball players and shape the next generation of national players. We are thrilled to witness another year of aspirants displaying their talent and potential."
How to register?
To register, you can call Call 9082842018 between 10 AM - 6 PM.
Note: The trials are only eligible for boys born between 2003 and 2007.
Here's a look at the schedule and some additional info for the tryouts.
|City||Date||Venue Name||Venue Location||Time|
|Kolkata||Feb. 22||WBBA Ground||Red Road, Maidan, Kolkata, West Bengal - 700021||7 AM|
|Bangalore||Mar. 1||New Horizon College of Engineering||Bellandur Main Road, near Marthahalli, Kaverappa Layout, Kadubeesanahalli, Bellandur, Bangalore - 560103||7 AM|
|Mumbai||Apr. 11||Mumbai University, Kalina||Kolivery Village, Vidya Nagari, Kalina, Santacruz East, Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400098||7 AM|
|New Delhi||Apr. 18||Thayagaraj Sports Complex,||INA, New Delhi - 110038 (nearest Metro Station - INA)||7 AM|
Stay tuned to this space - Basketball and India - for more and the latest information about the 2020 ACG NBA Jump.