2020 Future Development Program Basketball Queensland (BQ) is excited to announce the resumption of the Future Development Program (FDP) in 2020. The FDP is the entry level program into BQ’s three tier Performance Program, aimed at identifying and preparing young athletes aged 12-13 and as well as emerging coaches for elite basketball. Selected athletes…
Registrations are now open for the Basketball Queensland National Performance Program (NPP). We now welcome expressions of interest from athletes born in 2002, 2003 and 2004 for the Basketball Queensland National Performance Program NPP.
Congratulations to the following players on their selection to the U20 State Team Squads. The U20 National Championships is the pinnacle of all age group championships and it is a huge achievement to be representing Queensland at their level.
Basketball Queensland wish to advise that Brady Walmsley, the State Performance Manager for the North, has decided to accept an offer from the Gladstone Regional Council and take a career opportunity as Community Development Officer – Sport and Recreation.
Luke Patrick has been refereeing for 23 years, having first started after spending so much time at basketball courts as a junior and refereeing to earn some extra pocket money.
Basketball Queensland’s new Game Development General Manager, Warwick Cann, is heading the implementation of a pilot player, referee & coach welfare program that will impact all levels of the game in Queensland.
The biggest names in world basketball will square off in August 2019 when the Australian Boomers host USA Basketball at Etihad Stadium, Melbourne.
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.
Congratulations to the following athletes on their selection to the 2018 Under 16 Queensland State Teams. 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.