BEARS REPRESENTATIVE PATHWAY
The Bunbury Basketball Association (BBA) is dedicated to the promotion of the sport of basketball in the Bunbury region for participants of all ages. The Association believes that basketball is a tool to be used in community-building, promoting healthy living, and the empowerment of our youth in a climate of mutual respect and healthy competition.
Becoming a team member of Bunbury Bears Representative Basketball will require extra commitment, and also offers many rewards.
The victories and losses we experience, the friendships we develop, and the lessons we learn stay with us forever. Having the chance to be part of a team and enjoying all the physical, mental, emotional and social benefits that comes with it is a gift that every child deserves to experience.
With thanks to our Representative Sponsor
BBA REPRESENTATIVE TRIALS
Bunbury Bears Junior Representative Pathway Trials are open to all athletes registered & financial as a player in the current BBA Season. You do not have to have any prior Representative experience.
Trials information to be advised. Subsequent trainings & commitments continuing on consecutive Sundays unless advertised differently by your coach or team manager. If you are unable to attend any of the advertised trial sessions you are still required to register your interest as a player and email an apology to firstname.lastname@example.org addressed to the development committee.
Remember to bring – mouthguard, water bottle, ball & reversible singlet (if you have one)
Click on this link to register to the 2023/24 Bunbury Bears Junior Representative Pathway: https://www.playhq.com/basketball-wa/register/1d2395
Please see below link to 2022 Parent Information Booklet for more details on the Bears development pathway
Each year we take Expressions of Interest (EOI) for Bunbury Bears coaches and managers.
The EOI form is required to be submitted for all applicants.
Click on the link to register your EOI: CLICK HERE
This form is required to be submitted for all applicants. Please complete and return by 15th September 2023.
Any queries please email email@example.com
Regional Carnivals 2023 – Dates in October 21/22 October, 29th October & 4/5 November
State Championship (Not compulsory)
18/19 Nov Under 11 Boys and Under 13 Girls (Div 2 – 5)
25/26 Nov Under 11 Girls and Under 15 Boys (Div 2 – 5)
2/3 Dec Under 13 Boys and Under 15 Girls (Div 2-5)
9/10 Dec Under 17 Boys, Under 17 Girls and Under 19 Boys (Div 2 – 5)
15/16/17 Dec – State Titles – All Championship Divisions across all age groups
COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS 2024
Week 1 – U12, U13 & U15 Boys
26/27/28 January 2024
Week 2 – U12, U13 & U14 Girls
Week 3 – U14 Boys, U15 Girls, U18 Girls
Week 4 – U16 Boys, U16 Girls, U18 Boys
BBA adopts an inclusive and encouraging approach to player attendance and representation at the BSW Regional Competition competing against other regional South West teams. The Regionals competition is a valuable introductory experience for all juniors wanting to experience the fun and excitement of a basketball carnival and for those considering / involved in the basketball development pathway.
Click on this link to register your interest to attend the BSW Regional Competition: https://www.playhq.com/basketball-wa/register/1d2395
BWA STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS
During November / December each year BWA host the State Basketball Championships. The State Champs sees Representative Teams challenge themselves against the Perth Metro WABL teams like Perry Lakes, Joondalup, Perth Redbacks etc. BBA’s attendance at the State Championships is not compulsory and is at your Representative Coach’s discretion.
BWA COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS
The BWA Country Championships sees many of the States regional country cities and towns representative teams converge in Perth to compete over a 2 day weekend. The Championships are a highlight on the calendar for many of our representative players / coaches. Player attendance is advised by your Representative Coach’s after a player selection process.
Click on this link above to register your interest to attend the BWA Country Championships: https://www.playhq.com/basketball-wa/register/1d2395