Seeking Coaches for Goodwill Gladiators Basketball Team


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Cause Areas

When

Sat Jan 07, 2017 - Fri Mar 24, 2017

Where

1331 Edgehill RoadColumbus, OH 43212


About

Goodwill is seeking 3 to 4 additional basketball coaches for the 2017 Goodwill Gladiators teams.

The Special Olympics program at Goodwill Columbus provides adult participants with developmental disabilities and other barriers, year-round sports training and competition opportunities. Special Olympics contributes to the physical, social and psychological development of athletes. Through successful experiences in sports, they gain confidence and build a positive self-image. The Goodwill Columbus Gladiators compete in Special Olympic tournaments at the local, state, regional, national and international levels.

Here is what our schedule would look like:

Div. 5 Team: Would practice once a week on Tuesday nights from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at West Central School.

Div. 3 Team: Would practice twice a week on Wednesday nights from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at West Central School and on Saturday mornings from 10 a.m. to noon (beginning on 1/07/17) at Thompson Rec. Center

Below is our tournament schedule:

DATE

TIME

EVENT

LOCATION

02/11/17

8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Individual Skills Competition

Hilliard, OH

02/25 or 02/26/17

TBD

Area Basketball Tournament

TBD

03/03 or 03/04/17

TBD

Sectional Basketball Tournament

TBD

03/11 or 03/12/17

TBD

Sectional Basketball Finals

New Philly, OH

03/24 and 03/24/17

TBD

STATE FINALS

Bowling Green, OH

NOTE:

  • We will be scheduling a minimum of six games throughout the season, on different days of the week and possibly on a weekend, with other teams across Ohio. Final schedule should be completed by mid-December 2016.
  • Tournament Schedule may change if we have to travel to Cincinnati, OH to play in their section of the tournament.
  • This is a very demanding schedule and will require a lot of your time.
  • I am looking for four coaches for each team that way if a coach has to miss a game or practice the team will always be covered.

Skills

  • Basketball

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • See notes
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