Beginning 1 February 2014, Elevate Sports-India, in partnership with Global Sports Partners, is proud to offer a new, one-of-a-kind basketball academy across the great city of Mumbai, India. Throughout the intial three-year partnership, Elevate Sports will administer the academy and GSP will provide basketball expertise, train and mentor Indian coaches, and oversee all basketball operations. The aim of the basketball academy is "to produce skilled, motivated, athletic players who thrive and grow in the competitive arena." The training will emphasize individual skill development while also teaching fitness, diet, and conditioning principles.
Representing Elevate Sports-India is Mr. Vinod Muthukumar, Managing Partner. Elevate Sports provides managament and promotion services to "young sports enthusiasts with a dream in their eyes to brand managers with a target in their mind." Mr. Joel Williams is the GSP Representative spearheading this venture; in addition, he will coach at the academy and coordinate basketball coaching training clinics for the academy. These clinics will be conducted by GSP basketball experts from the United States.
GSP is pleased to support this partnership and proud of this investment in basketball in India.