Ford Aussie Hoops is the perfect introduction to the world of basketball for children aged 5-10.
Whether your little one is a seasoned basketball fan or simply looking to get out there and give it go, we have no doubt they’ll have an absolute ball when you register them in our junior development program.
Why Ford Aussie Hoops?
We get it. As a parent, it can be incredibly overwhelming to find a sport that’s right for your child.
So you might be sitting there asking yourself, ‘why basketball?’.
Well, that’s easy.
Basketball is everyone’s game.
No matter what age or ability, gender or background, our sport offers a wide range of programs, competitions and development pathways that will have them playing the game for years to come. For our little ballers, Ford Aussie Hoops is the first taste of the game.
Throughout our programs they will learn:
- Skill development through tailored programs delivered by nationally certified coaches: how to run, shoot, dribble, pass, bounce and generally just have a lot of fun!
- Social co-operation and teamwork by meeting new kids and participating in weekly activities that encourage team building and social play.
- Did we mention it’s fun? This one is very important to us. We want to foster a love of the sport, so it’s important that every child leaves the court happy and with a big smile on their dial.
To read more about our Ford Aussie Hoops program and benefits click here.
Ford Aussie Hoops participants will have the choice to purchase a NEW and improved Ford Aussie Hoops participant pack upon registration. This pack will provide children with the essential items required to begin their basketball journey. The Participant Pack includes:
- Size 4 or Size 5 Spalding Basketball– Modeled on Basketball Australia’s official game ball.
- Personalised Ford Aussie Hoops singlet– With your child’s name and Local Ford Aussie Hoops delivery centre logo.
- Personalised Ford Aussie Hoops Backpack– Because every young baller needs something to carry their basketball gear in!
- Sticker Sheet – Featuring Basketball Australia’s National Teams.
**Please advise that the backpack is not available in VICTORIA, but can be purchased as an additional item**
To start them on their basketball journey, click the Register Now button and complete the post code search to find your nearest club or association.