Basketball Queensland’s High Performance Program (HPP) is a three-tier system engineered to identify, develop and foster the skills of young athletes who aspire to compete at the national and international levels of basketball.The High Performance Program provides ongoing support to existing state and national representative players, and places focus on coach development and support.
Under the program, athletes have access to some of the most experienced coaches and sports scientists in the country as well as state-of-the-art facilities and resources, provided by Basketball Queensland, Basketball Australia, the Queensland Academy of Sport through the Queensland Government and the Basketball Australia Centre of Excellence at the Australian Institute of Sport.
The Basketball Queensland High Performance Program sets the standard in elite player development, with Basketball Australia encouraging other states to adopt the Queensland model.
Basketball Queensland’s player pathway is designed to provide an integrated and streamlined pathway to representative and professional basketball under national and international frameworks, exhibited in the diagram below. To read more about the three tiers of the High Performance Program, click on each of the middle light maroon boxes below.