On Saturday 20th May 2017 the Basketball Queensland community came together at it’s annual awards dinner. At this event we celebrate the achievements of individual players, coaches, officials and associations during the previous year and recognise people who, throughout their lives, have given great service to Basketball.
Basketball Australia held it’s second coaches conference at the Australian Institute of Sport from the 2nd to 3rd May. Over 90 coaches attended the conference from around the country including 15 coaches from Queensland. The conference covered a range of topics from the latest trends in defensive techniques, offensive techniques, skill acquisition, leadership, increasing female…
We caught up with rookie referee, Meg Meldrum, who is a refereeing her first SBL season to hear about how she began refereeing. Talking to Meg it’s clear how passionate she is about refereeing and we can’t wait to see how far she takes it!
We catch up with Vaughan Mayberry, a full-time referee for the NBL and the newly appointed Basketball Queensland QBL Referee Manager to hear how he first got into refereeing, and what he hopes to bring to his new role.
From April 2 – 14 the U12 Boys and Girls, U14 Boys and Girls, and U16 Girls State Championships were held. Basketball Queensland would like to acknowledge and thank all associations, and attendees for their hard work, both in the lead up to and during these Championships and congratulate the joint winners of the Vince Hickey Award: Cairns and Southern Districts!
Kevin Eastman discusses the power of questions – As we look for ways to improve and grow, questions often get overlooked.
Find out more about globally recognised coach Peter Lonergan, who will be co-headlining the Basketball Queensland Coaching Conference with Kevin Eastman this Thursday.
Former assistant coach for the Boston Celtics and LA Clippers, Kevin Eastman will headline the Basketball Queensland Coaching Conference this Thursday. Find out a little bit more about Kevin and secure your place to hear his basketball insights.
On behalf of the Queensland State Team coaches and support staff, we would like to thank everyone for their time & commitment to the Basketball Queensland State Performance Program. Choosing these teams was extremely difficult but Basketball Queensland are pleased to announce the 2017 Queensland U15 Boys and Girls Emerging Teams: U15 QLD North Emerging Boys…
Basketball Queensland are pleased to announce the coaching appointment for our U16 Queensland South Men’s State Team Program in 2017 – STEVEN EDWARDS Steven Edwards, has been appointed Head Coach of our U16 Queensland South Boys’ State Team to compete at the Australian Junior Championships held in Perth in July. This will be Steven’s 6th…