Basketball

Dates

Thursday 23 May 2019
Friday 24 May 2019
Saturday 25 May 2019
Sunday 26 May 2019 (if required)

Times

Thursday 23 May: 8:30am - 4:00pm
Friday 24 May: 8:30am - 4:00pm
Saturday 25 May: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday 26 May: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Venue

Cairns Basketball Centre
Early Settler Stadium
289 Aumuller Street, Manunda 
Cairns

Minimum Age

Minimum age for competition is 30 years for women and 35 years for men. Age is determined as at 1 May 2019.

Age Divisions

Men: 35-44, 45-54, 55+
Women: 30-39, 40-49, 50+

Fees

Sport Fee: The cost to play in the tournament in ONE team is $60 per person 
Games Registration Fee: $68 per person (super early bird and early bird pricing) in addition to sport fee.

Entry into a second team will incur a further $35 fee.

Events

  • Men’s competition
  • Women’s competition

Additional Information

  • A team’s division will be determined by the age of the youngest player in the team.
  • Players are not permitted to play in more than one team in the same age group.
  • Players may play in more than one age category i.e. 45+ and 50+. However, this will not be taken into consideration during scheduling which may result in conflicting games.
  • You must pay a separate sport fee for each team in which you participate.
  • Depending on the number of team nominations received, the tournament may only be required to be played on Thursday 23 May to Saturday 25 May (Sunday if needed).
  • The provision of a bench official for the game immediately following yours is compulsory.
  • Age groups may be amalgamated for round robin competition depending upon the number of team entries in each age group. However medals will still be awarded based on age groups.
  • If you are interested in being a referee for the tournament contact Cairns Basketball on the email address listed below.
  • Competition will be conducted under the Federation of International Basketball Association (FIBA) rules.
  • The competition is presented by Cairns Basketball.

    Sport Organiser:
    Cairns Basketball
    Sport Coordinator: Troy Rowan
    Email: operations@taipans.com
    Phone: 0417 801 400