News

George Robinson's Farewell / Jules Schwalger-Smith Welcome

For all the family. As we bid good luck and farewell to George Robinson and welcome Jules Schwalger-Smith, we celebrate with our basketball community.more

Rare China series to come to Christchurch

Junior Tall Ferns named for rare home series against China U19s

Junior Tall Ferns v China Under 19, Cowles Stadium, Chch
- Game 1: Wednesday, 7 September, tip off 1.00pm
- Game 2: Thursday, 8 September, tip off 7.30pmmore

NC welcomes new Community Coach

Introducing Jules Schwalger-Smith!more

REMINDER U13 Rep TRIALS AND ALL STAR TRIALS

Upcoming Tournaments for U13 and Primary aged players.more

NC Boys and Girls U15 teams secure Mainland Championships!

Mainland U15 Championships
Blenheim, July 2016more

U17 Girls Nationals wrap-up, by Bruce Martin

A summary from the recent U17 Nationals event, where North Canterbry Girls participated. Held at North Shore Events Centre, Auckland. Drafted by Bruce Martin.more

Club update - 16 and 17 July 2016

Regular Club update by Bruce Martinmore

Club update - 9 and 10 July 2016

A summary of the weekends club ball in Christchurch.more

CBA All-Stars competition

TRIALS for ALL-STARS COMPETITIONmore

U13 Representative Trials

TRIAL DATES for the upcoming U13 Regional Premiership tournament, to be held in Christchurch 5th-8th October, 2016.more

Club update - 28 June by Bruce Martin

A brief review of the weekend's basketball, by Bruce Martinmore

Community Coach wanted

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AGM update

Notification of new officer bearers.more

Congratulations to WILDCATS scholarship recipients

Helen Matthews and Charlotte Whittaker, from North Canterbury Basketball, were presented their scholarships from the Canterbury Wildcats team head coach Lori McDaniel recently.more

Last weekends club basketball report

By Bruce Martinmore

CCR Seminar on US college recruitment

Woodend, Tuesday 17th May 2016more

NCBA AGM 2016

Public Noticemore

Qualifier tournament THIS WEEKEND

FINAL DRAW - RELEASED TODAYmore

BBNZ Press Release

2016 NZ U16 teamsmore

CBA Duty Draw for Sat 23rd and Sun 24th April

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Club commentary by Bruce Martin, w/end of 16th & 17th April

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SIPT PROGRAMME NOW AVAILABLE

The official SIPT Programme is no available. This contains the latest draw, as well as other important information regarding the tournament, including rules and format of the competition. A hard-copy will be provided to each participant at the tournament, via their Managers, and copies will be available at each venue for spectators. Looking forward to seeing you this weekend!more

FINAL DRAW OUT FOR SIPT

Attached is the final draw for the South Island Primary Tournament.
As at 13.04.2016more

Charlotte Whittaker does NC proud

Charlotte Whittaker in Junior Tall Ferns away to Chinamore

Club pre-season commentary by Bruce Martin

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Qualifier tournament teams named

Congratulations to the following players who have been selected for the upcoming Qualifying tournament, to be held in Timaru on 30th April and 1st May. These North Canterbury teams will play against Canterbury Metro, Mid Canterbury and South Canterbury teams in order to attempt to qualify for one of two spots to the age group National competitions in July.more

Easter Tournament (formerly QUADS) DRAW released

EASTER selection tournament DRAW - latest draw released.
Please note that it is no longer referred to as the QUAD tournament, due to Mid and South Canterbury pulling out. Therefore teams participating include those from Metro, North Canterbury and some from North Otago.
Good luck to the NC teams!more

SIPT TEAMS NAMED

Congratulations to the following players who have been selected to participate in the 2016 South Island Primary School Tournament and represent North Canterbury Basketball.more

Wildcats winning streak

Congratulations to the Canterbury Wildcats Women's team - 5 from 5 at the recent WBC!! Great job Lori McDaniel, Head Coach.more

QUADS teams

QUADS teams and trainings soon to be named.more

Hoops and Stars Skills Academy training

This Wednesday night is the last week of Term 2 Hoops and Stars sessions. Go to our Hoops and Stars page to enrol for Terms 3 and 4.more
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Upcoming Events

Important dates

Hoops and Stars - term 3 - Wed 3 August 

U13 TRIALS for rep season:

Sun 31 July - New Life School gym

9 - 10.30am girls; 10.30 - 12noon boys

Competing in Christchurch from 5th-8th October, 2016.

NCBA will be entering A and B teams for both boys and girls, numbers permitting.

If you have any queries feel free to contact George Robinson on bball@ncba.org.nz.

- U13 Southern Regional Champs (Chch) - 5-8 Oct 

FNBB season:Starts September 9 (grading 3 weeks), SF Dec 2; Finals Dec 9