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Kingston, Jamaica. Thursday, May 11, 2023 - The P.H.A.S.E 1 Academy is thrilled to announce the commencement of try-outs for Jamaican Men’s and Women’s Tour Teams taking place on May 14, 2023, from 12 pm-3 pm and 3 pm-6 pm respectively, at the GC Foster College located in Spanish Town, Jamaica. The try-outs are open to all aspiring basketball players who are seeking to take their game to the next level and pave their way towards professional basketball careers.

The women will be participating in the upcoming H.E.R. Time is Now Pro Tour and the Men in the Elite 1 Caribbean Basketball League (E1CBL) Men’s Pro Showcase. Both events with be held on August 1-6, 2023 at Montego Bay Community College in Montego Bay, St. James.

This extraordinary opportunity serves as a gateway to success by offering participants the ability to compete locally against other local talents in an effort secure professional contracts with E1CBL teams for the upcoming fall season. The E1CBL is dedicated to nurturing talent and providing a platform for aspiring male and female basketball players to play professionally on a global stage. With a robust travel schedule that spans from June to October 2023, chosen players will have the unique opportunity to go head-to-head with top-tier local and international opponents, gaining invaluable experience and exposure in the process.

The tryouts will be overseen by a panel of seasoned coaching staff with extensive experience in the basketball world. Participants are encouraged to bring their A-game, showcasing their talent, athleticism, and teamwork to impress the panel. Registration for the try-outs is will be onsite at GC Foster, and interested players are encouraged to arrive early to secure their spots, as availability is limited. Participants may also contact Wayne Dawkins at (876)-289-3912 for more information.

"We believe in the power of basketball to transform lives and provide a pathway to success," said Dave Black, expressing the team's vision for the tryouts. P.H.A.S.E. 1 Academy is committed to nurturing talent and providing young players with the opportunity to develop their skills, compete against other basketball talent and potentially secure professional contracts. This is an exciting moment for Jamaican basketball, and we can't wait to witness the remarkable talent that will emerge from these try-outs.”

Take advantage of this extraordinary chance to embark on a journey towards professional basketball. Join us for P.H.A.S.E. 1 Academy Tour Team tryouts and take the first step towards realizing your dreams.

For media inquiries, interviews, or additional information, please contact:

Wayne Dawkins, CEO l l +1-876-289-3912


About P.H.A.S.E. 1

P.H.A.S.E. 1 creates basketball academies for its members to maximize their potential, develop a confident attitude, and learn skills to become an Elite 1. Our mission is to create programs that inspire individuals to pursue their life goals as athletes. We recognize that basketball participation rates are increasing globally, and aim to create opportunities for individuals to create a better life for themselves, their families, community, and country. To achieve this, we have been establishing P.H.A.S.E. 1 Academies in Africa and the Caribbean to provide resources to train, develop and promote basketball in these communities.

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