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SPEAKING TRUTH

Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. It speaks to youth in a language they understand. Sport can create hope where once there was only despair. It is more powerful than government in breaking down racial barriers.

Nelson Mandela
1918 - 2013

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Through sports, EMA is changing the world by fostering an empowered society of young leaders through holistic coaching experiences. Student-Athletes not only work on their basketball skills year-round but also develop a stronger moral compass, character, commitment as well as discipline —ultimately preparing them to become well-rounded and successful adults.

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THE OUTCOME?

1. Engage

Every experience is an opportunity to improve your skills. Connect with your best self.

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THE OUTCOME?

2. Embrace

Your evolution doesn’t happen alone. We all get it done together.

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THE OUTCOME?

3. Evolve

At your best, you show others the way. Become a master of teamwork.

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THE OUTCOME?

4. Become

Learn to lead with confidence. Help those around you to exceed expectations.

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We are the San Francisco Bay Area’s Empower ME Academy.

We teach all essential basketball fundamentals — all skills and concepts — plus lessons that go way beyond the court. We’re just better.
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TESTIMONIALS

EMA has been truly transformational for our daughter, beyond any basketball experience she has had at school or through two AAU programs. Here’s why — Jerome and his team teach much more than basketball.

David Glickman
Father of Samantha Glickman
(HS Class of 2021)

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