Professional preparation for higher level basketball

GBA is a private international basketball academy in Central Europe, Jindrichuv Hradec which through effective training programs specializes in maximizing basketball potential of its players. Our mission is to individually develop our players and based on their goals maximize their opportunities to either sign a professional contract or receive a full scholarship to American University. Throughout the season athletes receive detailed skill development program, customized strength and conditioning plan and participate in Czech and international competition, USA tour. Besides development academy also delivers evaluations by international and NBA scouts, US college coaches and general managers.

Washington Wizards and Boston Celtics scouts.

NCAA School visiting GBA last few years

  • Weber State University
  • Montana State University
  • University of San Francisco
  • University of Hartford
  • The University of Southern Mississippi
  • University of Northern Colorado
  • Seattle University
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Jacksonville State University
  • University of Maine
  • Mount St. Mary´s Mountaineers
  • Pacific University
  • Barry University
  • Florida Gulf Coast University
  • Loyola Marymount University
  • Arizona State University
  • Binghamton University
  • Utah State University
  • Old Dominion University
  • Drexel University
  • Grand Canyon University
  • Regis University
  • Winthrop University

Get Better Academy was founded in 2013 in Prague, Czech Republic. Our mission is to individually develop our players based on their goals and provide them with opportunities to sign a professional contract or receive a full scholarship to an American University.

Over the years GBA became a European destination for maximizing basketball talent as national team players from Serbia, Spain, Latvia, Ukraine, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Estonia, Ireland, Bahamas, Israel, Poland, and other countries have joined the academy, seeking skill development and better basketball future. In 2019 academy united with the professional club Basket Jindrichuv Hradec and created an environment where players can take advantage of entirely professional conditions and explode into the highest levels of basketball.

Get Better Academy accomplishments

  • In 8 years signed 50 players to scholarships in USA
  • In 8 years signed 10 players to professional contracts, including to Euroleague teams.
  • Cholet Mondial 34th Tournament champions
  • Adidas Next Generation Euroleague participant in 2017 and 2018
  • Czech U17 and U19 Champions (2016)
  • Czech U19 & Men´s 1. League Champions (2019)
  • Czech U19 Champions (2022)
  • Since 2013 every season F4 participant and medal winner in the Czech Republic