Tanzania (Olympic Solidarity Technical course for coaches) – The technical course for coaches took place at the SUA Mazimbu Campus in Morogoro, Tanzania from 3-14 September 2012.
FIBA coaching instructor Rafik Youssef was appointed to run the beginner (Level 1) clinic which brought together 29 participants from Tanzania and Ethiopia.
The course content included 45 hours of practical sessions and 20 hours of theoretical sessions.
The programme explained the basic basketball fundamentals and their importance, including how to teach them in an attractive way, how to see the main mistakes commonly made. It also addressed a multitude of other topics, including how young coaches should organise their practices.
A strong emphasis was also placed on the different types of zone defences as well as on offensive systems.