Basketball England announces the appointment of Clare Wardle, new Chair of Basketball England

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Basketball England announced today another positive step forward for the game with the appointment of Clare Wardle as Chair of Basketball England for a three year term. 

Clare’s appointment coincides with her imminent move to Coca-Cola European Partners as General Counsel and Company Secretary. Clare has an impressive legal and business background and is currently serving as General Counsel of a FTSE 100 organisation, Kingfisher plc. Clare has previously held leadership positions at Tube Lines Limited and the Royal Mail Group.

2016/17 season tickets on sale now – with early bird offers

JHP_3116Manchester Giants season tickets for 2016/17 season are available now!

Sign up for May half-term basketball and netball camps

JHP_5540THE Giants half-term camps are back at the Lucozade Trafford Powerleague Sportsdome.

Giants re-sign Okoro, Haggith and Webster

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Manchester Giants are delighted to announce the re-signing of three players.

BBL Play-off Final live on BBC red button

The Molten Play-Off Finals at The 02 on Sunday will be shown live on the BBC Red Button and online via the BBC Sport website.

Basketball England are recruiting

Basketball_England_logoDo you want to be part of this great sport and the shaping of its future success? Do you want to be part of a new era for Basketball England?

Basketball England is the National Governing Body of the sport in England. BE are focused on doing the right thing for the sport and have ambitious plans to deliver huge growth and success across participation and performance supported by our closely associated partners.

BE are committed to creating the very best conditions for everyone in the sport to thrive and achieve so much more for those playing, competing, volunteering and advocating within the sport.

BE are currently recruiting for the following four new roles to help achieve their ambitions.

Click here for details.

Manchester Giants National League Programme 2016/17 Open Trials

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Trial dates for the National League Youth 2016/17 season will be the 14th May, 12 to 6.00pm at Wright Robinson Sports College, Off Falmer Close, Abbey Hey Lane, Gorton, M18 8RL.

Trials for Mens Division 4 National League team and Mens MABL Division 2 team will be 4th June, 12.30 – 2.00pm at Wright Robinson Sports College, Off Falmer Close, Abbey Hey Lane, Gorton, M18 8RL.

Video: Giants 78 Flyers 60

The final game of the Giants’ BBL campaign – and it’s worth another look!

Manchester Giants visit to Feet and Spine

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On Saturday Feet and Spine shop welcomed Manchester Giants players. You can check out what our players thought about the visit here.

The Manchester Giants had Dynamic Foot Scan on the Diers Formetric. They also had custom orthotics for their feet by digitising the foot and preparing custom milled insoles bespoke to each individual foot.

Visit https://feetandspine.com for more information about the services they offer.

BBL and WBBL Finals to go live on BBC red button and online

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In an exciting development for basketball fans right across the UK, next month’s showpiece BBL and WBBL Play-Off Finals are to be shown live on the BBC red button and online via the BBC Sport website.

 

In what promises to be a spectacular and historic double-bill at The O2 in London on Sunday 08 May, supporters will be able to catch all the action as two pieces of silverware are dished out to the last teams standing – as the BBL and WBBL seasons reach an exciting climax alongside each other for the very first time.