BQ Coaching Course Wrap-Up

Last weekend, 20 coaches from a variety of coaching backgrounds and experience levels came together to continue their journey in learning our game and how to effectively pass on their knowledge and passion to players in an Association Coaching course held at the Queensland Academy of Sport at Nathan.

Share the Dream!

Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018 – Basketball The long-awaited Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games begins tomorrow! The next two weeks will be jammed packed with lots of exciting and nail-biting events as one of the biggest sporting events of the decade kicks off. The basketball tournament is commencing on the 5th April and North Queensland…

2018 Talent Development Program Team Announcement

Congratulations to the following athletes who have been selected for the 2018 Talent Development Program. Formally known as the U15 Emerging Teams, the Talent Development Program allows Basketball Queensland to better cater to the need of the athletes within that age group and further instilling the athletes in the Queensland Style of Play whilst providing international playing opportunities for the younger group.

The Importance of Team Culture

Great athletes are a combination of a good player, but also a good person. When it comes to team selections, good character is a fundamental attribute over talent, purely because if you have 1 person with poor character – whether it be a parent, coach or athlete, it can change the whole dynamic of the group and what they’re trying to achieve.