basketball while controlling the number of people in stadiums and controlling competition contact risk. While the guidelines permit limited numbers of people to be within a stadium, Basketball Australia encourages members to minimise attendance of non-participating persons where possible. These guidelines have been created based on federal advice.
On Wednesday 20 May 2020, Basketball Australia released Return to Basketball Guidelines to support state and territory member associations and the basketball community across Australia in bringing a safe return to grassroots basketball.Basketball Australia has worked closely with state and territory associations on these guidelines, which are in line with the Federal Government’s National Principles for the Resumption of Sport and the AIS Framework for Rebooting Sport in a COVID-19 ...
WNBL INKS NEW BROADCAST DEAL AHEAD OF 2021/22 SEASON The Women’s National Basketball League (WNBL) 2021/22 season will tip-off on Thursday, December 2, showcasing a wealth...
Rules of the Game. The rules and regulations of basketball are in place to protect participants and enhance their enjoyment of the game. Further Resources. FIBA Official Basketball Rules (valid from 1 October 2014) (PDF 4 MB) FIBA Official Basketball Equipment (valid from 1 October 2014) (PDF 841 KB)
2. Light aerobic exercise and easy basketball skills such as free throws and shooting 3. Light training for a limited time and with no body contact, e.g. half court scrimmage for 20 to 30 minutes followed by basketball skills 4. Fill scrimmage with a medical clearance to train and play 5. Return to play
Size 5 is the standard basketball size for both boys and girls aged 5 - 8 years old. The Size 5 basketball has a circumference of 27.5" (69.5cm). Shop Size 5 Basketballs . SIZE 6 BASKETBALLS FOR AGES 9 - 12 YEARS. Size 6 is the standard basketball size for males aged 9 to 12 years old. The Size 6 basketball has a circumference of 28.5" (72.5cm).
Basketball Australia - Concussion Guideline Advances in sport and medical science have highlighted the need for a change in the way concussion is treated. Basketball Australia acknowledges that many of the instances of concussion will take place in places where a medical practitioner is not immediately available to make an assessment of an athlete who sustains a head injury.
Rules of the Game. At the most basic level, the rules of basketball make it an easy game to learn and a simple game to play. However, like any sport, once played at an elite level, many additional rules intervene in order to address the many situations that may arise during a competitive game.
The Minister for Sport, The Hon. John Eren MP was in attendance and spoke on the importance of adequate facilities. Basketball Victoria CEO Nick Honey said the Basketball Victoria Facility Master Plan – 2017 provides insight and data to governments at all levels to enable greater planning and development of basketball facilities.