Double Header Weekend!!

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On Saturday 12th of March in Calascanctius College, Oranmore, NUIG Mystics take on Ulster Rockets at 2pm in the Senior Women’s Division One National League Semi-Finals.

Afterwards at 4:30pm, Maree Basketball are playing Templeogue Basketball Club in the Champions Trophy Quarter Finals.

Trials For Under 14 Girls: Southern Regional Games

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Trials will take place on Saturday March 5th from 12 to 2pm in Jes Secondary School, Sea Road, Galway.

Players seeking selection must be available to travel on Monday March 28th.

Please contact Mike Lydon at  for further information.

Trials For Under 14 Boys: Southern Regional Games

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Trials will take place on Sunday February 28th, in the Jes Secondary School, Sea Road, Galway, from 12pm to 1:30pm.

A panel of players will be selected on the day, and invited to train weekly to represent the Galway Area Board at the Southern Regional Games on Easter Monday, March 28th.

Players seeking selection must be available to travel on Monday March 28th.

Please contact Paul Langan at for further information.

Level 1 Coaching Course

Basketball Ireland has made a level 1 Coaching Course available for members of the Basketball Community looking to move on from their intro to Coaching qualification.

The course will take place on the weekend of 22nd/ 23rd/ 24th April in The Oblates, Inchicore.

The times for the course are set at: Friday 6pm – 9pm. Saturday and Sunday 9am – 5pm.

The level 1 is suitable for all coaches who have completed an intro to coaching course longer than 1 year ago and are further looking to improve their coaching skill set. (If you have completed an intro course within the past year, you are not eligible for this course).

The course costs €80 per person and MUST be paid in advance. Payment will not be accepted on the day.

To register yourself on this course or for any queries, please contact Coaching Officer, Conor James by Phone: 01 459 0211 or by Email:

Irish Ladies Select Colleges Trial Announced

NUIG Kingfisher Gym is booked for 7 to 9 this coming Wed 24th February for a trial for the ladies select colleges squad.

When: 7 – 9pm, Wednesday February 24th.

Where: NUIG Kingfisher Gym, Galway.

(1) All players must be playing in the NBCC Governed competition.
(2) All players must hold an Irish Passport.
(3) Injured players must attend the trial if they want to be available for selection.

Anyone interested can contact Head Coach Mike Murray by emailing