Tuesday, September 7, 2010

NBA Director, Greg Stolt, at Inventure Academy

“Sports teach a lot of skills which is transformable into academics and basket ball teaches them discipline and focus,” said Director of National Basketball Association (NBA), Basketball Operations – International, Greg Stolt, when asked about the association between sports and academics.

Stolt was at Inventure Academy on Monday, 6th of September 2010, to conduct a two hour long basketball clinic for students from grade 5 upwards. Besides giving the students them tips from modern coaching techniques of the game, he also sportingly participated in a friendly game.

“My one message to the students would be to set an achievable target- which could be to improve a little more with each passing day,” he said. “But whatever be it just enjoy your school life as the clock is not going back,” he quipped.

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