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.
Whole of State Team Wrap Ups. Under 20 Australian Junior Championships – Gosford, New South Wales 2018. Under 20 Women. Boasting a wealth of talent and numerous Australian representatives, master coach Mark Wrobel led his team all the way to Grand Final undefeated.
Your child loves the game, he wants to be the next Ben Simmons and win Rookie of the Year in the NBA or she wants to be the next Liz Cambage dunking in the All Star game of the WNBA, or maybe it is a gold medal at the Olympics they dream of or just the feeling they get when they hit a game winner at the buzzer.
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.
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.