Its national volunteers week and Nelson Basketball would like to take this opportunity to thank our fantastic volunteers. You give countless hours to our players as coaches, managers, referees and score bench personnel and without you all NBA wouldn't exist.
Thank you all from the Nelson Basketball communitymore
Open gym sessions start on Friday the 10th of June for college age players. Come down to Jack Robins Stadium from 3.30-5 for shooting, skills practice or get a pick up game going. Giants captain fantastic Sam Dempster will be on hand along with Sparks player Tilly to offer coaching advice if needed.
See you friday!more
NBA will be hosting the second tournament of the 2016 Women's National Basketball Championship from the 1st-3rd of April at Saxton Stadium.
The Nelson Sparks will take on 5 games over the 3days to earn their place in the top 6 to contest the 2016 title.
The Draw for the weekend can be found on the BBNZ websitemore
Mixed Summer League basketball is back at Jack Robins stadium.
This is a fun pre-season league for mixed teams (must be a minimum of 2 females on court at all times), and is run on a monday night with the first game at 6pm.
Email Tilly at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details and how to register your team!more
The Nelson Women's team, The Nelson Sparks are having a Quiz at Speights Ale House February 15, 6.30 pm as a fundraiser for their 2016 WBC campaign. Tickets are $10 and all ticket sales go directly to the team. Tickets are available from Jack Robins Stadium.more
Registrations are now open for 2015 Summer League!
This mixed social league will run for 8 weeks and is a fantastic way to keep up those basketball skills and fitness in a fun environment. Please see the file below for more information on the league and how to enter your team.more
Attached is the Men's & Women's A Grade Draw for the remainder of the season. Note there is no basketball during Secondary Schools Tournament Week (6.9.15), the last games will be on Sunday 20th September.
U13 Nelson Selection was pencilled in for this Sunday 28th June, due to availability of selectors & venues we are unable to trial this weekend. Updates will be posted on our website and emailed out to relevant schools and clubs.more
Following a competitive weekend of games, Sam Dempster & Tony Shallcrass have selected the following players to be part of the Tasman Squad. Non-traveling players are still to be advised. Training will be Tuesday afternoons 3.30pm - 5pm at Saxton Stadium. There will also be weekend training commitments - to be advised.more