Looking To Play Junior Basketball in Geelong?

 

The Sharks Basketball Club is always happy to welcome new members.

We have teams in most age groups playing in the Basketball Geelong competition and we are sure that we can find a team for you to play in, that is matched to your ability.

Junior completions are played on Monday through to Saturday, depending on your age group, as follows:

 

Monday: U14 Boys & U12 Boys Div1

Tuesday: U14 Girls & U18 Girls

Wednesday: U16 Boys & U18 Boys

Thursday: U20 Boys & U23 Boys

Friday: U16 Boys & U18 Boys 

Saturday: U10 Boys & Girls and U12 Boys & Girls.

Games are generally played at the AWA Alliance Bank Stadium in Belmont and the Geelong Arena in North Geelong. 

Before making the commitment to our club, we believe it is important to outline the costs associated with playing basketball in the Geelong Basketball League. 

Details are as follows: 

Basketball Geelong Online Registration (Annual League Fee): $75 which covers insurance and league costs. The registration form is found here:  

Basketball Geelong Registration

Please note that if you have any existing registration with another association (eg Corio Bay or Bellarine), then you may only need to pay an affiliation fee which currently stands at $40 (this amount cannot be paid online).

Basketball Geelong Match Fee (Paid at Every game played): $9 

Sharks Basketball Club Fee (Annual – Oct to Sept): $90, club fees cover training facility costs, competition fees (team entry, fines, etc) and presentation day.

Early payment of fees (before the end of August) attracts a discount of $20 and new members joining our club at other times of year are also offered a discounted fee.

Sharks Basketball Club Uniform (one-off): $80 (singlet & shorts) 

Club Fees and uniform purchases can be paid for here.

We have training at Try Boys Sports Stadium (478 Ryrie Street Geelong - just past the Botanic Gardens). Training times are as follows: 

3pm to 4pm - U10 Boys & Girls, U12 Boys

4pm to 5pm – U12 Girls & U14 Boys 

5pm to 6pm - U14 Girls, U16 Boys & U18 Boys D2,D3 & D4.

6pm to 7pm – U18 Boys D1, U20 Boys & U23 Boys

If you are happy with all of the information I have provided and wish to join the club, please let me know and I will ensure you are placed in an appropriate team. 

Then when you are ready to register, click on the links above and they will take you to the registration page.

More information can be found at www.sharksbasketballgeelong.com or on Facebook

You can also find a Welcome to Sharks Basketball Club Handbook here

If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact our junior coordinator, Jan Wilson on 0417 380 407 or email geelongsharks@gmail.com

 




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Club Philosophy

The Sharks Basketball Club exists to provide a safe, happy and healthy sporting atmosphere for children and families with the emphasis on the joy of competition, rather than just winning, whilst providing quality leadership for the juniors in good teamwork and exemplary sportsmanship.

It strives to provide opportunities for girls and boys to develop their skills and to compete at a level of competition within their individual capabilities.

The Club supports and openly encourages all player's aspirations and dreams to fullfill their basketball goals to a higher level of involvement, whether playing, coaching, refereeing or other Club involvement.