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Farewell & Thank You to Craig Freear

Craig (far right) with NZ NBA legend Sean Marks, coach Zico Coronel, and academy players at the NBA Summer League The NZBA Executive Committee has recently accepted, with regret, the resignation of Programme Manager and Executive Chairman, Craig Freear.   Craig has been a key player in the Academy, and indeed was instrumental in the …

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Terrific Treasurer – Please Step Forward!

  TERRIFIC TREASURER – PLEASE STEP FORWARD!   NZBA’s Executive Committee seeks the services of a new Treasurer from December 2013.   Are you a dab hand at Excel spreadsheets? An expert with Xero? On familiar terms with GST returns?   Then this could be the role for you!   Please see attached Job Description for …

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November Camp

High Performance Development Camp & 2014 Las Vegas Tour trials 30th November/1st December 2013 ASB Sports Centre, Wellington (9:00AM-3:00PM)   are you a kiwi basketball player aged 10 – 16? do you want to take your game to the next level? do you want to be trained by some of the best NZ coaches? need …

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TRIALS: Las Vegas 2014

Do you have a goal of playing basketball at an elite level? Do you want to compete against the best players in the world? Do you want to be scouted by top USA university coaches? The invitation is to all Kiwi basketball players, boys and girls, in the following age groups: 13 & Under, 14 …

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Registrations Open: Term 2 Morning Training Squad

Term 2 Morning Training Squad ASB Sports Centre, Kilbirnie, Wellington Do you want to be a standout Basketball player? 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 the latest coaching and conditioning techniques …

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Steven Adams & Brook Lopez Training Camp

BREAKING NEWS: SPECIAL GUEST APPEARANCE BY 2013 NBA ALL STAR BROOK LOPEZ!!! REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED. Want to meet New Zealand’s NBA star Steven Adams? Want to train with the some of the best coaches in New Zealand? Head on down to the ASB Sports Centre in Kilbirnie, Wellington this coming Sunday the 18th of …

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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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Las Vegas 2013 Day 12-13

Here we are again, back into full on basketball mode as group 2(Under 15/16 boys and girls) touch down in Las Vegas! With the Earthquakes going on over the previous few days in wellington it was one heck of a surprise as the Wellington contingent taxied down the runway only to have the cabin start …

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Las Vegas 2013 Day 7

The last day of group one’s competition provided some more exciting games to cap off their trip to Las Vegas. The day began with teams either going to M&M World or the aquarium. Both well visited attractions, everyone seemed to enjoy their choice and the chance to be more tourist than athlete. Lunch was had …

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Las Vegas 2013 Day 5

Information on the 13 girls will be posted once we can collect the results, apologies for this. Photos will follow as well Finals time baby! The day began with the under 14 girls continuing their stellar form, starting strong against opponents Bay Area knights in their semi final. With the entire crew in support the …

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