Please scroll further for the list of team practices times, and other specific coaching programs for our young players.
LIONS Competition teams practice at age group allocated weekly sessions, and other skill acceleration programs are held throughout the year.
Venues: Lang Park PCYC Castlemaine St Milton
Lang park car parking is provided within the facility via Castlemaine St. The lift from the car park will take you to the second level, the Reception area where Club enquiries can be made and Sign Up completed. The indoor court on Level 5, is restricted to coaching staff and players attending their practice session. Chairs are provide on the gallery level on Level 6 for parents, carers or other family and friends accompanying players to practice.
2017 Team Program
For players wishing to play in Lang Park teams entered in the Brisbane Basketball Inc Junior Grading and Championship Seasons. Grading season commences early February each year.
It is recommended that players attend grading tryouts in the two weeks after sign-on (1st Saturdayof Term1) as once teams are made up and nominated in Grading season, places in teams are then extremely limited.
Re Age Categories, these are in two year blocks.
Players must be STRICTLY under the age category label as of 31 December of the current year
(IE – if turning 11 or 12 yoa before 31 Dec the player must play Under 13, or turning 9 or10 yoa before 31 Dec – Under 11 player)
2017 Training Schedule
Under 9 Mixed – Monday 4.00pm – Dianne Wood, Jemma Kohout, James Wood
Under 11 Girls Div 1 – Thursday 4.00pm – Delyse Meng
Under 11 Girls Div 2 – Thursday 4.00pm – Corey Towers
Under 11 Boys Div 1 – Thursday 5.30pm – Annai Ghee
Under 11 Boys Div 2 – Thursday 5.00pm – Robert Wood
Under 11 Boys Development – Thursday 6.30pm – Steven Dring
Under 13 Girls Div 1 Green – Tueday 4.00pm – Rebecca McKinnon, Maria Griffin
Under 13 Girls Div1 White - Tuesday 4.00pm - Mattt Thomas, Ass Maria Griffin
Under 13 Girls Div 2 – Tuesday 5.30pm – Tracey Arkell
Under 13 Boys Div1 Gold – Monday 5.00pm – Henry Mahoney
Under 13 Boys Div1 Green – Monday 5.00pm – Ken Boldt
Under 13 Boys Div2 White – Wednesday 6.00pm – Grant Parker
Under 13 Boys Div3 Pride – Wednesday 5.00pm – Craig Edwards
Under 13 Boys Div3 Roar – Wednesday 5.00pm – Christian Jennings
Under 15 Girls Div1 – Monday 6.30pm – Lavi Taylor
Under 15 Girls Div1 - Monday 6.30pm - James Walsh
Under 15 Boys Div1 – Sunday 1.30pm – Ken Boldt, James Wood
Under 15 Boys Div2 – Wednesday 6.30pm – Russ Sakzewski
Under 15 Boys Div2 – Wednesday 6.30pm – Dago Murieta
Under 15 Boys Div2 – Thursday 7.00pm – Steve Chugg
Under 15 Boys Development – Thursday 7.00pm – John Mabb
Under 17 Girls Div1 & 2 – Sunday 3.00pm – Bill Ellis
Under 17 Boys Div1 – Wednesday 7.30pm – Derek Power
Under 17 Boys Div2 – Wednesday 7.30pm – Craig Edwards
Under 17 Boys Div2 – Tuesday 6.30pm – Ben Daniel
Under 17 Boys Div2 – Tuesday 6.30pm – Lachie Stewart
Under 19 Boys Div1 Green – Tuesday 7.30pm – Daren Purvey
Under 19 Boys Div2 White – Tuesday 7.30pm – Bruce Rehbock
GBL Under 23 Men – Sunday 4.30pm – Phil Davis
GBL Silver Men – Sunday 12.00pm – Robert Wood
Lang Park Lions Improvement and Skill Aquisition Programs
Green and Gold All Star Clinics
Medium size group, individual skilling program held by Robert Wood our Head Coach, with assistance from other club coaches and guest coaches. The program consists of 2 hourly sessions over 4 consecutive Weekends and is advertised well in advance on this website. Strong player committment and work ethic is required, allowing coaches to work on specific skill areas for participating players. Current Lang Park players interested in attending should enter their nomination form for selection by the coaching panel prior to the commencement of the sessions.
Under 11 Qld State Competition
Stay posted for the player selection process later in the year. Lang Park enters our Under 11 players in teams for this competition dependant on available coaches for the event which takes place mid-year.