2018 QBL Accelerated Referee Program

In 2018, Basketball Queensland identified a need to fast-track the development of referees looking to enter the QBL. This led to the formation of the QBL Accelerated Referee Program (ARP), a targeted program aimed at pushing a group of 11 identified athletes towards their QBL refereeing goals through an intensive three and a half months…

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.

Coaching Children

The use of Games when Coaching Children

Basketball Queensland’s Club Coach Development Manager, Peter Pollock, spent some time with the Cavalier’s Basketball Club Coaches on the court with their players giving some insight into the value of using games rather than drills to maximize learning and retention of skills for games. At the junior level, statistics have revealed turnovers become a key factor in determining…