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Las Vegas 2020 Two-day Trials & Training Camp

Saturday & Sunday, 23rd & 24th November 2019ASB Sports Centre, Wellington(8:45AM to 3:00PM) Two Day Trial & Training CampĀ  After the success of the 2019 tour to Las Vegas and returning home with 7 championships, we are at the start of our campaign and will be holding our first two-day trial and training camp for …

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Shoe Charity Event – January 2019

The New Zealand Basketball Academy’s focus is not only basketball development and skill enhancement but also on the overall wellbeing of our youth in the Academy programme. We reached out to Vicki Beachen and her team at Youthline Wellington and thought this would be a great organisation to lend our support to particularly after winning …

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Expression of Interest: 2019-2020 Team Managers

The New Zealand Basketball Academy is committed to providing a quality programme for all its student athletes Introduction The 2019/2020 calendar year is expected to be a busy season with a number of tournaments and planned events for the upcoming year. Expressions of Interest EOI are being sought for Team Managers for all prospective teams: …

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2019 Morning Trainings

2019 Morning Training Squad ASB Sports Centre, Kilbirnie, Wellington   Do you want to be a standout Basketball player at school, representative and national level? Are you motivated to take your game to the next level? Do you want to give yourself the best possible chance at a USA scholarship? Do you want to experience …

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Expression of Interest – Team Manager

The New Zealand Basketball Academy is committed to providing a quality programme for all its student athletes Introduction The 2018/2019 calendar year is expected to be a busy season with a number of tournaments and planned events for the upcoming year. Expressions of Interest EOI are being sought for Team Managers for all its teams: …

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New Zealand Basketball Academy AGM – 2018

2018 AGM of the New Zealand Basketball Academy   Further details to follow – watch this space!  

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Philippines Scholarship Awarded

At our latest High Performance Camp at the ASB Sports Centre in Wellington New Zeaand we were honoured to be able to host Coach Josh Reyes and Coach Nash Racela from the popular Gilas Philippine National team. Gilas Philippine became famous for their ability at the recent World Cup in Spain putting in strong performances …

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2015 Las Vegas Teams named

After an extensive series of camps and trials that began in August 2014, we have finally selected 90 players to represent the New Zealand basketball Academy on the 2015 Las Vegas Tour. All teams will travel and compete against the the top AAU age group teams in the world in their age group – the …

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Player Diary – Connie Poletti

Hi Connie! How did you get started with the NZBA? Got a phone call from one of my coaches (Willie Banks)saying I should go down. Because it had the Las Vegas trial I was excited and determined to want to go and get in the team. What do you like most about the NZBA, and …

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Las Vegas 2013 Days 14-15-16

    Under 15 Boys The boys began their tournament with an evening game against the Blackhawks. After a solid training the previous day with a win against the 16 boys they were keen as for a first taste of American basketball. The result seemed to shock them some. The game was messy from the …

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