Filip Marian has been coaching basketball for over 13 years and owns an academy in Czech Republic. He was the head coach of the wider national team U14 and U15 teams in his country. Filip focuses on students aged 7 to 15 years old and his training philosophy is to teach in a fun and competitive environment, whilst also instilling fundamental values such as discipline, humility and team work.


These classes provide the opportunity to learn this fast-paced team sport and further develop skills focusing on shooting, dribbling, passing, footwork and defense/offense drills in a fun and age appropriate environment.

JSA Basketball is held in the Multi Function Hall of Finns Recreation Club.


Little Hoops (6 – 8 years)
Focused on honing kids’ abilities in self-control, socializing, recognizing emotions and coordination development.

Rookies (9 – 12 years)
Building fundamental basketball skills more broadly and focused around game practice. Kids will study game rules, strategy and tactics.

Jumpers (13 – 15 years)
Further enhancing basketball skills with more detailed training extensions, at this age students learn to set targets and commit to achieving these targets.

Private Sessions for Individuals or Small groups available on request. Please email jsa@finnsrecclub.com for details.

  • JSA Holiday Term – June 21 to July 31.
  • Limited Spots – “first come, first served’ basis.
  • Schedule subject to change due to weather, coach illness or special event.
  • 5 session pack is available when signing up for 5 or more sessions.
  • Prices are nett including tax & service.