It is always good to take a moment and reflect on the positive work that has been done over the past 12 months. Tuesday's AGM provided an opportunity for us to do this.
Outgoing President Con Kyreakou highlighted some of the key successes (on and off the court) from 2014. Recently appointed Development Manager Matt Neason also reflected on progress across the year, whilst also touching on plamore
In what was the closest Rocky Mackay Challenge in many years, Mackay Basketball took overall honours winning 10 of the 18 games on offer. As it turned out the recently added U23 showcase games proved to be the difference between the two associations with Mackay edging out Rockhampton in both the U23 Men and Women.more
The Rocky/Mackay Challenge will be played this week end - 8th and 9th November at Rockhampton Basketball. All of our Representative sides will compete against Mackay with the winning association taking home the perpetual shield. Check the draw attached and come on out to watch our best junior basketballer's in action.more
There has been a change to the Division 1 Women's competition for the remaining games of the season. This change was updated online on Wednesday 22/10/2014 at 2.30pm. All players, please ensure you check 'Fixtures/Results' for change of times.more
The RBI Junior Committee are calling for Expressions of Interest for vacant positions on the Representative Sub-Committee to assist with the 2014/15 Representative Season. Please register your interest with RBI by emailing email@example.com by 5.00pm, Monday 15th September.
Please select 'more' for positions vacant.more
Congratulations to RBI Basketball players Jared Blanchard and Trevor Corrigan who helped the QLD Under 18 State Team win the National title at the School Sport Australia Championships. Jared was also selected in the Australian Team. Congratulations to Adam Morrow as well. Adam was a referee at the tournament and was selected to Referee the Gold Medal Game.more
Registrations are now open for the Qld North Under 18 Boys and Girls State and Emerging Team for 2015. Rockhampton trials are on the 6th and 7th September - registrations close on Friday 22nd August. For more information on the registration process please select 'more'.more
Try outs for the Under 18 Girls Representative team are being held this Saturday 12th July, 09:30 - 11:00 am at Hegvold Stadium.
All Under 18 Girls interested in practicing and trialling for the 2015 Under 18 Representative Team are encouraged to attend.
Participants are asked to bring a water bottle and a towel.more
Under 18 Boys Rep training will be on this Saturday and Sunday from 3pm to 5pm at Hegvold Stadium. All Under 18 players interested in training and trialling for the 2015 Representative Team are encouraged to attend.more
Rockhampton Basketball is now part of the Supa IGA Community Dollars Program. Just by swiping a key tag every time you shop at IGA, you will be raising money for our association.
If you are interested in helping to raise some money for RBI and you shop (or know someone who shops) at IGA, please see the staff in our office for your key tag and information on participating stores.more
Under 18 Representative Coach applications are now open.
Any coaches interested in applying, please complete the attached application form and return to the Rockhampton Basketball Office by 23rd May 2014.more
All player registration and court fees must be paid in full before anyone takes the court to participate in Round 1 of competition. This begins Thursday (08/05/14) and Friday (09/05/14) for Juniors and Monday 12th and Tuesday 13th May for Seniors.more
Rockhampton Basketball is running an 8 week program for kids aged 5, 6, 7 & 8. Mini-Ball is a program that will develop participants in the sport of Basketball while providing healthy exercise in a safe environment.
See more for Information and Registration form.more
QBL Game tickets for the upcoming Pre-Season game against Mackay on Saturday 5th April go on sale Monday 31st March at 11am. Tip off is at 5.00pm for the Cyclones and 7.00pm for the Rockets. Be quick to ensure your seat as limited tickets are available. To purchase tickets please call in to the office at Rockhampton Basketball from 11am to 5pm or phone 4922 5544.more
Rockhampton Basketball are excited to announce our new Referee Development Officer Jan Cogill. Jan has previously refereed in the Women's National League (WNBL) and has been the director of referee development in the Queensland NITCP Program. We look forward to seeing Jan help our Referee Program grow and progress further.more
An early pre-season game has been organised for the McDonald's Rockets on Friday 28th February at 8:00pm. A touring American team the PSM All-Stars featuring ex-college players are expected to provide a high scoring spectacle.more
Rockhampton Basketball Inc will be running a news girls basketball initiative in term 1 and 3 called "Girls Got Game." Each player will receive a pink basketball, t-shirt and bag. Program costs $20 and runs Friday's from 3.45 - 4.35pm starting on the 21st Feb.more
During the 2014 Winter season which will begin in May 2014 Rockhampton Basketball will be running a Social Mixed Veterans Competition for anyone who is over the age of 35. Nomination close dates will be out early next year. Be sure to have your team organised in time to be apart of the action.more
Rockhampton Basketball is running an 8 week program for kids aged 5, 6, 7 & 8. Mini-Ball is a program that will develop participants in the sport of Basketball while providing healthy exercise in a safe environment. Please continue for further information and form.more
Rockhampton Basketball will be holding their 2013 Trophy Games on Sunday 25th August. The top 2 teams after the first full round of games from both the div 1 and 2, Men and Women competitions will each compete for their division's trophy. Please continue for further details.more
Basketball fans Australia-wide will see the Australian Boomers and Australian Jayco Opals in action this month with ABC Television broadcasting all four games of the 2013 FIBA Oceania Championshipsmore
Rockhampton Basketball is running an 8 week program for Grade Prep, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 & 7 students. The Learn to Play Program will introduce participants to the sport of Basketball while providing healthy exercise in a safe environment. Please continue for further information.more
Rockhampton Basketball would like to congratulate both Israel Power & Flynn Phelan for being selected in the Queensland School Basketball from the Queensland School Titles where their Capricornia Team placed 6th overall.more
Rockhampton Basketball would like to congratulate Jessica Lorraway, Talayah O'Meara, Lawson Whitworth and Frazer Roberts who were all selected from the U14 Queensland Championships to be apart of the Queensland Future Development Program.
Rockhampton Basketball would also like to congratulate Gracie Gamble who has been selected in the North Queensland U18 Emerging Team.
Congratulations once again to all athletes, Well Done!more
Rockhampton Basketball have a number of positions available in the operations of Rockets and Cyclones home games where we require volunteers to assist the club in providing a high level of service and quality to fans attending home games.more
Rockhampton Basketball will be well represented in the Queensland U16 State Team this year after 4 boys (Damon and Leon Christensen, Malachi Shanahan and Sheldon Whitworth) and 2 girls (Briana Bailey & Kaitlyn Hill) were named at the completion of the U16 State Championships held in Rockhampton and Cairns last week. A further two Rockhampton boys (Bailey Meyers & Nick Magnussen) were named as emergencies and selected to the Emerging QLD teams while Anna Dyer was also selected to the Emerging QLD team.more
On Tuesday 23rd October RBI held a small function for the re-naming of our two courts constructed in 2010.
After due consideration, this honour has been bestowed upon two members, who deserved it above all others due to their tireless efforts to support RBI and its members. This support has helped to create a club which is now strong and vibrant and possesses wonderful facilities which can be enjoyed not only by its members but the community as a whole. RBI wishes to congratulate and thank Barrie Brady and Del Harney as the worthy recipients of this honour.more
Male and Female athletes from across Central and North QLD will compete for a spot in the U16 State teams this weekend at Rockhampton Basketball.
The Basketball Queensland North Under 16 State teams will contest the 2013 Australian Junior Championships in Adelaide SA, from the 6th– 13th July 2013.more
Rockets Rookies (Boys) & Cyclone Kids (Girls): Rockhampton Basketball is running a 6 week program for Grade 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5 students. The Learn to Play Program will introduce participants to the sport of Basketball while providing healthy exercise in a safe environment. Participants will learn basic basketball fun-damentals through a series of drills, mini games, and 5 on 5 basketball; developing the necessary skills to graduate to our fixtures at the conclusion of the program. For more information please contact Rockhampton Basketball Sport Development Trainee Brad Kann on 4922 5544 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Chairman’s Award is presented to people who have made a significant contribution over a sustained period. In short, this is in the tradition of a “Best Club Person” award where someone gives selflessly of themselves for the good of others and the game, and who may otherwise go unrecognised.more
Rockhampton Basketball is very excited to announce that we have secured the U16 Boys State Classics for 2013 to be held from 3rd to 7th April 2013. We know that with all the help from our Volunteers and Staff that these games will be a great success and hopefully the first of many more to come!more
Rockhampton Basketball would like to congratulate Adam Morrow on his achievement of refereeing the girls gold medal game at Queensland School Sport 12years basketball State Championship last weekend.
Adam has been selected as one of the two Queensland Refs to attend the school sport Australia 12years & Under basketball championships in Melbourne in August 2012. He has done Rockhampton Basketball and Queensland Basketball very proud! Well done Adam!
We would also like to congratulate Talayah OMeara. Talayah has been selected as a reserve Player for the U12 Queensland School Girls State team. Good luck Talayah!more
QBL VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!!!
JOIN OUR QBL GAME NIGHT TEAM &
HELP HOST THE BEST GAME NIGHT IN THE LEAGUE!
Rockhampton Basketball is currently seeking volunteers to join our 2012 QBL Game Night Team! (Click on "more" below for further details)more
The Morning Bulletin - 12th January 2012 (by Alan Kennedy)
Former Panthers players and Rockhampton Basketball Inc stalwarts John Hegvold, Frank Haack, Brian Smith and Barrie Brady stand proudly outside Hegvold Stadium.more