5-8 YEAR OLDS

LEARN TO PLAY - LEVEL 1

Suitable for kids with
0-1 YEARS EXPERIENCE

Friendly, qualified and experienced coaches

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Maximum 15 players per coach ratio​

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Indoor training with age specific equipment: 8 foot rings & size 5 balls​

Eligible for AKV $100 Government Rebate

This program introduces players to the fundamentals of the game of basketball, focusing on:

  • Player balance,

  • On-court movement and

  • Individual skills

 

We balance learning with play, to ensure players feel confident stepping on court and have a solid foundation upon which to grow.

 

Players typically train for 2 seasons at this level.

SESSIONS TIMES, VENUES
& REGISTRATIONS

For more info on session times, venues and to register, please visit our LEARN TO PLAY page

LEARN TO PLAY - LEVEL 2

Suitable for kids with
0-1 YEARS EXPERIENCE

Friendly, qualified and experienced coaches

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Maximum 15 players per coach ratio​

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Indoor training with age specific equipment: 8 foot rings & size 5 balls​

Eligible for AKV $100 Government Rebate

This program prepares players to join a team

  • Introduces team concepts (such as spacing, cutting and decision-making).

  • Builds on level 1 skills and individual fundamentals,

  • Introduces Team Concepts:

    • Passing and cutting,

    • Drawing the defender

    • Setting up a teammate

    • Team defensive fundamentals.

    • Decision-making.

 

Players often meet teammates with whom they enter the under-8s league. Players typically train for 2 seasons at this level

SESSIONS TIMES, VENUES
& REGISTRATIONS

For more info on session times, venues and to register, please visit our LEARN TO PLAY page

U8 COMPETITIONS

Suitable for kids with
1-2 YEARS EXPERIENCE

(Can't turn 9 anytime during 2021)

Friendly, qualified and experienced coaches & refs

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Be part of a team environment, learn social skills

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One of the only U8 comps in Sydney and matches played on low 8 foot rings

This program builds on the foundations laid in Learn to Play.

  • Our under 8s program includes weekly training session and game.

  • Players learn to:

    • Work hard,

    • Share the ball

    • Contribute to the team

    • Help on defense

    • Progress their offensive game.

 

  • All players receive equal playing time.

  • Coaches & referees help players to grow.

 

The spectators at these games are often the most excited of all our age groups.

GAME TIMES & VENUES

  • Matches held out of BONDI

      Margaret Whitlam Pavilion
      Sunday mornings between 9am-11am
 

  • Training held out of BONDI

      Margaret Whitlam Pavilion
      Wednesday afternoons between 5pm

Eligible for AKV $100 Government Rebate

SCHOOL HOLIDAY CAMPS

Suitable for kids with
0-3 YEARS EXPERIENCE

Friendly, qualified and experienced coaches

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Maximum 15 players per coach ratio​

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Everyday includes plenty of game time for all players.

Essential Camps are designed for our younger players. Players join groups that best suit their skill level. Camps generally run for 3 days from 9am - 3pm.​

Each camp offers players an introduction to the key elements of basketball:

  • Players gain confidence by learning what to do on both offence & defense.

  • Training focuses on learning through experience.

  • Coaches break the game down into simple elements, before allowing players to learn through game-play.

  • Daily prize giveaways.

 

EBL Essentials Camp is a great place to meet new friends, learn new skills and improve your basketball game.

CAMP DATES & VENUES

We have a range of venues hosting school Holiday camps, click below for full details.

Watch a video of our U8 and U10 junior competitions