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Basketball Program - The Trailer | Basketball

Discover everything you've ever wanted to know about basketball with our brand new programme, containing over 60 great tutorial videos!

Our videos are perfectly suited to beginners or to anyone who's looking to improve their existing skills. Find out more with this trailer!

Check out the full program: https://www.sikana.tv/en/sport/learn-to-play-basketball

Created in partnership with the French Basketball Federation, discover the rules, skills and drills to help you become a great basketball player!

This program was created thanks to the support of Decathlon, Sikana's partner for sports videos, along with the participation of the French Basketball Federation, an organisation which organises, runs and develops basketball in France

Visit our website: https://www.sikana.tv/en to discover dozens of free, online video programs on a whole range of essential topics: Health, Food, DIY, Micro-Entrepreneurship, Sport, Living Together and many more…

To help us translate the videos: https://factory.sikana.tv/

Adam Simmons - "Long Rhode Home", "Piano Hop", "Tang-A-Lang"
Published by Alter K
Voiced by Xavier Gianni

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The Basic Rules of Basketball | Basketball

In this video, you will learn the basic rules of basketball that you'll need to know in a game situation.

This is the very first video in our series of Basketball videos, designed to teach you everything you need to know to get started! Keep watching for more fantastic free videos.

Check out the full program: https://www.sikana.tv/en/sport/learn-to-play-basketball

Watch this short tutorial to discover how a basketball game is played, as well as the basic rules and the different zones of the court.

This program was created thanks to the support of Decathlon, Sikana's partner for sports videos, along with the participation of the French Basketball Federation, an organisation which organises, runs and develops basketball in France

Visit our website: https://www.sikana.tv/en to discover dozens of free, online video programs on a whole range of essential topics: Health, Food, DIY, Micro-Entrepreneurship, Sport, Living Together and many more…

To help us translate the videos: https://factory.sikana.tv/

Adam Simmons - "Long Rhode Home", "Piano Hop", "Tang-A-Lang"
Published by Alter K
Voiced by Xavier Gianni

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The Basketball Scoring System | Basketball

In this video, you will learn the different ways of scoring points in a basketball game.

If you're still a little rusty on the rules of basketball, don't forget to back to our video "The Basic Rules of Basketball", which is the first in our series aimed at beginners to the sport.

Check out the full program: https://www.sikana.tv/en/sport/learn-to-play-basketball

The scoring system in basketball means that you can score lots of points in quick succession. Learn all about how this works with this short video tutorial.

This program was created thanks to the support of Decathlon, Sikana's partner for sports videos, along with the participation of the French Basketball Federation, an organisation which organises, runs and develops basketball in France

Visit our website: https://www.sikana.tv/en to discover dozens of free, online video programs on a whole range of essential topics: Health, Food, DIY, Micro-Entrepreneurship, Sport, Living Together and many more…

To help us translate the videos: https://factory.sikana.tv/

Adam Simmons - "Long Rhode Home", "Piano Hop", "Tang-A-Lang"
Published by Alter K
Voiced by Xavier Gianni

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Basketball Violations | Basketball

In this video, you will learn the five different types of violation to avoid in a basketball game.

Take a look at the next video to find out about traveling and how you can avoid it in your game.

Check out the full program: https://www.sikana.tv/en/sport/learn-to-play-basketball

Violations lead to the ball being turned over to the other team. Learn about the Out of Bounds; the Double Dribble; Ball Carrying; the Over and Back; and Kicking so that you can avoid committing these violations when you play.

This program was created thanks to the support of Decathlon, Sikana's partner for sports videos, along with the participation of the French Basketball Federation, an organisation which organises, runs and develops basketball in France

Visit our website: https://www.sikana.tv/en to discover dozens of free, online video programs on a whole range of essential topics: Health, Food, DIY, Micro-Entrepreneurship, Sport, Living Together and many more…

To help us translate the videos: https://factory.sikana.tv/

Adam Simmons - "Long Rhode Home", "Piano Hop", "Tang-A-Lang"
Published by Alter K
Voiced by Xavier Gianni

0h02m

Traveling | Basketball

In this video, learn how traveling is committed and penalized in a basketball game and how you can avoid it!

Check out our other basketball videos for more great tips!

Check out the full program: https://www.sikana.tv/en/sport/learn-to-play-basketball

Discover everything you need to know about traveling with this short video, based on the International Basketball Federation rules which are used all over the world.

This program was created thanks to the support of Decathlon, Sikana's partner for sports videos, along with the participation of the French Basketball Federation, an organisation which organises, runs and develops basketball in France

Visit our website: https://www.sikana.tv/en to discover dozens of free, online video programs on a whole range of essential topics: Health, Food, DIY, Micro-Entrepreneurship, Sport, Living Together and many more…

To help us translate the videos: https://factory.sikana.tv/

Adam Simmons - "Long Rhode Home", "Piano Hop", "Tang-A-Lang"
Published by Alter K
Voiced by Xavier Gianni

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Time Violations | Basketball

In this video, you will learn about the four different time-related violations that can be committed in a basketball game.

Make sure you also watch our other videos on Violations, Traveling and Fouls to make sure you don't get caught out when you play!

Check out the full program: https://www.sikana.tv/en/sport/learn-to-play-basketball

The 3, 5, 8 and 24-second rules ensure a fast-paced offensive game! Discover them all by watching this short tutorial.

This program was created thanks to the support of Decathlon, Sikana's partner for sports videos, along with the participation of the French Basketball Federation, an organisation which organises, runs and develops basketball in France

Visit our website: https://www.sikana.tv/en to discover dozens of free, online video programs on a whole range of essential topics: Health, Food, DIY, Micro-Entrepreneurship, Sport, Living Together and many more…

To help us translate the videos: https://factory.sikana.tv/

Adam Simmons - "Long Rhode Home", "Piano Hop", "Tang-A-Lang"
Published by Alter K
Voiced by Xavier Gianni

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Fouls | Basketball

In this video, you will learn about the different fouls in basketball, both personal and due to unsporting behaviour.

In basketball, fouls are treated separately from violations. Learn how to tell the difference by checking out our video on Violations!

Check out the full program: https://www.sikana.tv/en/sport/learn-to-play-basketball

It's important that you know how to avoid these fouls so that you can avoid incurring penalties against your team and getting excluded from the game!

This program was created thanks to the support of Decathlon, Sikana's partner for sports videos, along with the participation of the French Basketball Federation, an organisation which organises, runs and develops basketball in France

Visit our website: https://www.sikana.tv/en to discover dozens of free, online video programs on a whole range of essential topics: Health, Food, DIY, Micro-Entrepreneurship, Sport, Living Together and many more…

To help us translate the videos: https://factory.sikana.tv/

Adam Simmons - "Long Rhode Home", "Piano Hop", "Tang-A-Lang"
Published by Alter K
Voiced by Xavier Gianni

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Choosing Basketball Equipment | Basketball

In this video, you will learn about all the basketball kit and equipment you'll need to get started!

This video is part of our series on basketball, with over 70 videos introducing you to all aspects of the game! Keep watching to find about the different types of violations that can be committed in a basketball game.

Check out the full program: https://www.sikana.tv/en/sport/learn-to-play-basketball

Using the right equipment is imperative to play your best and avoid injury. Find out how to pick the right kit, shoes and ball for your needs with this short video tutorial.

This program was created thanks to the support of Decathlon, Sikana's partner for sports videos, along with the participation of the French Basketball Federation, an organisation which organises, runs and develops basketball in France

Visit our website: https://www.sikana.tv/en to discover dozens of free, online video programs on a whole range of essential topics: Health, Food, DIY, Micro-Entrepreneurship, Sport, Living Together and many more…

To help us translate the videos: https://factory.sikana.tv/

Adam Simmons - "Long Rhode Home", "Piano Hop", "Tang-A-Lang"
Published by Alter K
Voiced by Xavier Gianni

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Basketball Positions and Roles | Basketball

In this video, you will learn about the five different basketball positions and each player's role within the team.

Now that you understand the rules, scoring system and positions, you're ready to start playing! Keep watching to discover the kit and equipment you'll need to play basketball.

Check out the full program: https://www.sikana.tv/en/sport/learn-to-play-basketball

While basketball players are expected to be versatile and adapt to the game situation, they each have their own zone and responsibilities. In this video we will outline the role of the Point guard, Shooting guard, Small Forward, Power forward and Center.

This program was created thanks to the support of Decathlon, Sikana's partner for sports videos, along with the participation of the French Basketball Federation, an organisation which organises, runs and develops basketball in France

Visit our website: https://www.sikana.tv/en to discover dozens of free, online video programs on a whole range of essential topics: Health, Food, DIY, Micro-Entrepreneurship, Sport, Living Together and many more…

To help us translate the videos: https://factory.sikana.tv/

Adam Simmons - "Long Rhode Home", "Piano Hop", "Tang-A-Lang"
Published by Alter K
Voiced by Xavier Gianni

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Warming up without a Ball | Basketball

Learn a simple routine you can practice without a ball to warm your whole body up thoroughly before playing basketball.

For more warm up ideas, check out our video "Warming Up With a Ball".

Check out the full program: https://www.sikana.tv/en/sport/learn-to-play-basketball

Warming up is an essential part of exercise, so make sure you don't skip it! Watch this video to discover a great warm up you can do without a ball.

This program was created thanks to the support of Decathlon, Sikana's partner for sports videos, along with the participation of the French Basketball Federation, an organisation which organises, runs and develops basketball in France

Visit our website: https://www.sikana.tv/en to discover dozens of free, online video programs on a whole range of essential topics: Health, Food, DIY, Micro-Entrepreneurship, Sport, Living Together and many more…

To help us translate the videos: https://factory.sikana.tv/

Adam Simmons - "Long Rhode Home", "Piano Hop", "Tang-A-Lang"
Published by Alter K
Voiced by Xavier Gianni