What an exciting time for basketball in Australia…. Nigel and Sedale both representing Australia’s most successful basketball organisation that the public sector has seen to date, with the support of the Basketball Victoria Inc. the peak body for basketball in Victoria.
Basketball Victoria (BV), a not-for-profit organisation, is a member driven governing body and provides a range of services for 160 Affiliated Associations statewide. In addition to supporting our affiliated basketball associations, Basketball Victoria coordinates a number of participation and player development programs as well as coach and official programs.
The broad objectives of Basketball Victoria are to:
- Encourage, promote, manage and control the sport of basketball in Victoria.
- Represent the interests of basketball and basketballers within Victoria at the national level.
- Encourage the development of socially desirable attitudes and values towards physical fitness and skill acquisition through play, training and competition.
- Provide access for individuals to participate in the sport of basketball in Victoria.
- Provide individuals with the opportunity to maximise their potential by competing in the highest level of basketball possible.
Victoria has long been known as the basketball capital of Australia, boasting beautiful facilities, professional leagues and world class junior development in both the private and public sector. AUSPAC Basketball Tournaments will be hosted in Melbourne, Victoria this year with the support of Victoria and its peak basketball body, Basketball Victoria. Exciting Times!