Basketball Contact: Canterbury Basketball
If you require further assistance when putting together or training your Basketball team please contact James Lissaman (James@canterburybasketball.co.nz) at Canterbury Basketball or your local Basketball sporting body.
Manager’s Meeting: 10.35am, 17 September, at Lincoln University Rec. Centre, Lincoln.
Rules: The Koru Games 3×3 Basketball competitions will be played under the FIBA Rules of the Game.
Competitions: Boys and Girls tournaments will be played separately. Girls are permitted to play within a ‘Boys’ team if needed to make up numbers but they will compete as a ‘Boys’ team in the Boys competition. Each school can enter one team in each competition.
Format: The Basketball tournament has separate boys and girls competitions. They will play round robin games in pools, the results of which will give seeding for a knockout round resulting in overall placings. Get your draws here
Team Manager: All teams must be accompanied by a manager (teacher, parent, senior student).
First Aid: Leeston Physio will be set up at Lincoln University to provide first aid to any basketball competitors that need it during the three days. Complete Podiatry will be on site alongside the physio on Thursday.
Food/Beverage: Pita Pit and Tamperblack Coffee will be onsite during the Games.
Equipment: Match balls will be supplied. Schools are asked not to bring additional balls into the centre due to the lack of space available and the disruption caused by large numbers of balls in the small space.