Ball Handling Drills

Ball Handling Drills to Develop Skills

Ball Handling Drills For Basketball Skill Development There are no excuses when it comes to developing ball handling skills. Whether you are on the court, at the local park or in your bedroom you can easily practice the ball handling drills to help develop your skill level.   Ball Dribbling Drills These drills work on…

Playing College Basketball

Playing college basketball in the US is becoming a more commonly chosen pathway amongst young Australian athletes. In all the movies college ball seems like the ultimate dream, but is it the right dream for you? Besides weighing the pros and cons of each division and wondering where you fit into all of it, there…

2016 CBSQ Wrap Up

The interest and hype surrounding CBSQ continues to build at a rapid rate, and this led to a significant overhaul for the tournament in 2016. Amongst changes to rules, division structures and qualification, the biggest positive to come out of this restructure was the increased capacity for competing teams. A mammoth 123 teams from 91 schools…

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Gaining the Competitive Edge

What Does It Take To Gain The Competitive Edge in Basketball? Gaining the competitive edge in basketball is all about developing resilience, and mental toughness. Your basketball skills on the court are only as good as your attitude. The testament of a true champion is how they deal with their mistakes. Resilience A major contributor…

Referee Training for Rep Basketball

With the junior representative seasons now upon us, it is really important for referees to be prepared and ready for the games that lie ahead. The following tips are good ways that referees can be ready for BQJBC, QNJBC or CDC, as well as looking forward to the 2017 Junior State Championships. 1.     Be prepared…

Snakes Hoping It’s Third Time Lucky

  The Cairns Taipans will be looking to notch their first win of the 2016/17 NBL season at the City of Churches this Friday, after a disappointing loss to Sydney in Round Two. The Snakes were in the game right the way through until the last quarter, but failed to convert chances and get stops…