Basketball Ready Position

Basketball Ready Position (BRP) is when a player does the following:

1. Knees are bent
2. Back is straight
3. Slight waist bend such that fingers touch knees

BRP position is the starting point for almost everything in basketball: dribbling, passing, shooting, running, jumping, playing defense, etc.

Stress the importance of the BRP position.

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Coach Berry

John Berry (a.k.a. Coach Berry) has been a basketball coach and skill development trainer since 1993 and has coached hundreds of games and instructed 1,000’s of kids. Coach Berry is, and always has been committed to helping youth in life and on the basketball court.