Talks With Basketball Team Coaches of the 2018 US College Exposure Tour. Basketball Queensland had 4 teams – South 1 Boys, South 2 Boys, North 1 Boys and South Girls go over to the USA on a 12 day trip for the 2018 College Development Tour.
FIBA has recently released a series of rule changes that officially will come into effect from 1 October 2018. These rule changes will be used in all State Championships and BQJBC/QNJBC events for the 2018-19 calendar
The Future Development Program (FDP) is the entry-level tier of the High Performance Program. The program focuses on the identification and support of athletes aged 12 – 13 years of age and on the development of aspiring elite coaches.
Australian Indigenous Basketball (AIB) has announced a roster of 12-players who will represent the 2018 Apunipima Australian Indigenous Men’s National Team (All Stars) in the 5th Annual Trans-Tasman Basketball Series.
Basketball Queensland had 4 teams – North and South Girls and North and South Boys go over to the US for the 2018 USA Development Tour from the 29th June to the 10th July. All teams competed in an NCAA Accredited Tournament, visited UCLA and Loyola Marymount University, went to Disney and California Adventure Park and got to see many other famous US attractions.
Congratulations to the following athletes selected for Basketball Queensland’s Future Development Program (FDP). The FDP is a successfully proven program, which has seen athletes go on to represent Australia and secure college scholarships in the USA.
Youth basketball can be classified as players from 12 – 16 years of age. This is a pivotal time, as it is generally around this age that athletes consider perhaps taking their basketball career to the next level.
July is a busy month for our elite athletes in Queensland, with the U16 Nationals for Men and Women at the Sunshine Coast and the Talent Development Program and College Development Tours going over to the USA.
Applications are now open for coaching positions for the 2019 Under 20 Queensland State Teams! Candidates for Head Coaching positions will be shortlisted and candidates on the shortlist will be interviewed in the first two week of August 2018.
By Madi Crowley Basketball Queensland Referee Development Manager. The Queensland Basketball League (QBL) is the highest standard of basketball that Queensland has to offer, excluding our National League teams, so it follows that it is refereed by the best officials in the state.