We, the adults who establish this program for our children at play, commit ourselves to the fundamental proposition that we will meet the age appropriate needs of all those children we serve. We strive to redefine what it is to be a winner, away from only
Basketball Clinic: Great Neck PAL Basketball Clinic is a non-competitive program for children in grades K-6th who want to learn how to play basketball. For those with little or no basketball experience, the Clinic introduces children to basic drills, such as dribbling, passing and shooting. They also learn about player positions and rules of the game. Depending on the class and level, they may also scrimmage at the end of each lesson.
Basketball Games: The Great Neck PAL COED and GIRLS Basketball league are for those seeking competitive play. The games are non-instructional and children are evaluated on the first day and placed on teams that they remain on for the season. Every game has a referee and scores are recorded. At the end of the season, there is a Championship game.