Congratulations to the Queensland Table officials and Statisticians who have been selected to attend the upcoming Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
The 2018 Under 16 State Championships are just two days away, and will be held at the Gold Coast Sport and Leisure Centre from the 10th – 14th of January.
Basketball Queensland would like to congratulate the following athletes on their selection to our National Performance Program for 2018.
Congratulations to Greg Vanderjagt who has been appointed the Head Coach for the Queensland North Under 16 Boys team! Basketball Queensland would like to congratulate Greg on his appointment and wish him and the team every success at the National Championships next year!
11 Coaches took part in this year’s coaches study tour which involved unrestricted access to some of the most successful basketball programs across the United States. The touring party left Australia on the 8th of October and returned some 20 days later at the end of October.
We’re coming close to the school holidays, which means less time on the basketball courts – with BQJBC and CBSQ also going on a short hiatus for the break. However, this doesn’t have to mean you can’t keep active!
2017 has brought about some significant changes to the Australian junior Pathway, including the way in which teams qualify for the Junior Championships. As of November 2017, Australia will remain in the FIBA Oceania zone, but will qualify through the Asia-Pacific region, with 15 months of qualifying ahead of the 2019 World Cup in China.
The entries for Basketball Australia’s search for their Vicinity Centres Aussie Hoops Coach of the Year for 2017 have now closed. Congratulations to the following Associations and their Aussie Hoops coaches who have been nominated by parents for this award!
Basketball Queensland would like to advise that the Director and Chairman of Basketball Queensland, Bronwyn Marshall has resigned after being elected to the Board of Basketball Australia.