Basketball Camp takes over Bird’s Isle

bb 2The 7th Annual Rose Classic Basketball Camp has taken over Bird’s Isle in Belize City for the next two weeks. It is organized by Belizean-American Kleon Hyde and caters to 400 City youth, teaching the fundamentals and discipline of basketball. Opening ceremonies were held today and the camp will run up to Thursday of this week, taking a break for Easter then resuming next Tuesday, April 2 and continuing to Friday, April 5. Hyde told PLUS News that the initiative he spearheads features Belizean volunteers of all stripes from referees to coaches, including former semi-professional athletes. The camp is free of charge however spaces are limited as registration took place last Saturday.

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