Thomas LeGallais – Swish School
Basketball has always been a big part of Thomas Legallais life and this year he decided to share his knowledge and love of the game with other young athletes.
LeGallais passion and skill for basketball is what drove him to create Swish School. His new business will focus on teaching basketball skills to all ages in Cornwall and surrounding area.
As a former Cornwall Lion’s player, LeGallais developed his skills playing competitive basketball. He later went on to win the Lion’s Club HS Basketball Player of the Year award. While he was playing at the collegiate level for two years, he was then named Rookie of the year, ACAA Player of the Year and became a CCAA All-Canadian. He was the starter and team captain each year for St. FX. Last fall he played at the University of New Brunswick completing his first year of his Masters of Education program.
“I recognized the importance of keeping active and keeping busy, so I took the initiative to start Swish School!”explained Mr. Legallis. “I have loved having the opportunity to share my knowledge of the game with both boys and girls interested in taking their skillset and mindset to the next level.”
Basketball sessions are available by messaging Swish School to book.
As a participant in the Summer Company program, Mr. LeGallais has been working with the Cornwall Business Enterprise Centre in developing his business plan and furthering his education on the different aspects of running a business.
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