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All Girls Campaign set for September launch as part of WBBL Trophy Weekend

All Girls Campaign set for September launch as part of WBBL Trophy Weekend

Posted: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 12:24

Basketball England will launch the All Girls campaign at the WBBL Trophy weekend later this month.

The 12-team festival of women's basketball takes places across three days from September 27 at the University of Essex.

It will feature the start of the Basketball... Read More »

#ProjectSwish Launched To Help Provide A Facelift To Outdoor Courts

#ProjectSwish Launched To Help Provide A Facelift To Outdoor Courts

Posted: Tue, 14 May 2019 15:29

MANCHESTER, 14 MAY, 2019 – A new summer project from Basketball England will aim to put nets on baskets across the country and give players more enjoyment from playing the sport outdoors.

Basketball England is launching #ProjectSwish – a new... Read More »

Basketball England’s Talent Reforms Create New Opportunities through University Partnerships

Basketball England’s Talent Reforms Create New Opportunities through University Partnerships

Posted: Wed, 08 May 2019 09:25

MANCHESTER, 08 MAY, 2019 – Basketball England today unveiled a major investment and partnership opportunity as expression of interest forms are now being accepted to help create a number of Regional Talent Hubs across the country. This is a new... Read More »

Basketball England's Assist Fund to help the next generation

Basketball England's Assist Fund to help the next generation

Posted: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 14:40

In a unique programme of support for the sport, Basketball England launched a new Assist Fund to benefit young players who might need financial assistance in order to play and enjoy basketball.

The new Fund, supported by a £10,000 allocation from... Read More »

Pro-Active Communities half-term success in Dorset

Pro-Active Communities half-term success in Dorset

Posted: Mon, 03 Apr 2017 15:24

During the school half term periods in October 2016 & February 2017, Active Dorset County Sports Partnership organised multi-activity sports sessions in areas of mass deprivation as part of their Pro-Active Communities programme. Funded through Sportivate,... Read More »

Pro Active Communities Project Launched in Half Term

Pro Active Communities Project Launched in Half Term

Posted: Sun, 20 Nov 2016 09:00

Active Dorset's ProActive Communities programme kicked off in October, offering FREE Basketball, Handball and Rugby Union sessions during the half term break. Qualified coaches from South Coast Tigers Basketball Club, Poole Phoenix Handball Club and Rippa... Read More »

FREE October Half Term Activities

FREE October Half Term Activities

Posted: Tue, 18 Oct 2016 10:53

Pro Active Communities is funded by Active Dorset, with activity sessions delivered by local clubs; South Coast Tigers Basketball, Poole Phoenix Handball and Rippa Rugby. 39 sessions will be delivered across the week, in three areas, giving many young... Read More »

Winter Dorset School Games - Student Report

Winter Dorset School Games - Student Report

Posted: Sat, 16 Apr 2016 13:36

As per usual the atmosphere at the School Games takes a matter of minutes to build up. Winton students in yellow, Purbeck in blue, Canford and Shaftesbury in white, Corfe Hills in orange and Budmouth in purple. With sports like volleyball, handball and... Read More »

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