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A slam dunk for basketball athletes

Our new basketball coach Tony Wilburn arrives at Wycliffe with a fantastic basketball pedigree. Originally from Charlotte North Carolina, Tony played collegiately in the USA, before playing professionally in the USA in leagues, ABA, TRBL and WBA. Canada and Europe.

Tony’s coaching career started in 2014. He is currently Head Coach at The University of Bath and Under 14’s Wales Boys National Head Coach, as well as coaching at Wycliffe.

 

Basketball Programme across Prep and Senior School

Tony is developing the basketball programme throughout Wycliffe. Both Prep and Senior School pupils receive weekly training sessions to improve their technical and game strategy and building on the strong training ethos already within the Sports Department. The school teams have a busy and highly competitive fixture card throughout the season.

 

“I have been coaching young players across the South-West and continue to develop basketball to inspire the young players in the area.”   Tony Wilburn

 

Wycliffe Advanced Sports Programme (WASP)

Through Wycliffe’s own School led WASP programme our Basketball scholars receive full athletic screening, additional coaching, strength and conditioning training as well as sports nutrition and psychology support.