Introducing Aussie Hoops basketball

New program: The Merimbula Basketball Club will introduce the junior development Aussie Hoops program over the next week.
New program: The Merimbula Basketball Club will introduce the junior development Aussie Hoops program over the next week.

Aussie Hoops is coming to Merimbula.

Aussie Hoops is Basketball Australia’s official introductory program, providing a fun and inclusive Basketball experience for children that serves as an introduction to a lifetime of involvement in the game.

The local program begins on March 7 and will run for eight weeks. Sessions will run each Wednesday from 4.30-5.30pm and is open to all primary-age kids. 

Hoops officials said in addition to promoting healthy and active lifestyles, the program serves as a platform for social development and inclusion - fostering stronger and more vibrant communities and individuals.

The program is held across three-staged programs, ensuring that for each age group, participants are participating in activities and games that are relevant to their physical and mental capabilities.

The cost for the program is $85 and includes a pack with a ball, bag and jersey. 

You can register online via the Merimbula Basketball website merimbulabasketball.com.

For any inquiries you can contact Marita on 0425 743 781.