Basketball court specification is based on rules of basketball. Standard basketball court to a length of 28 meters, 15 meters wide rectangular ground. Court must have clear boundaries. At least 2 meters outside the boundary without any obstruction, and the boundary between the audience should be at least 2 m distance. Court called the edge boundary of the long side and short side of the line called the end line. Connect the midpoint of the two edges parallel to the horizontal end line called the center line, outside edge on both sides of the center line of the extension should be 15 cm. The midpoint of the midline as the center and radius of 1.8 meters is called the circle drawn in the circle. Free-throw line is a straight line parallel with the end line, which point must be the midpoint of the end line and the middle in a straight line. Free-throw line and the foul line end of the line connecting the two ends of the composition of a slash is called restricted zone area (the paint).
BASKETBALL TERM TWO 2011 View the schedule online at www.esf.org.hk Saturday SlamDunk Basketball League New Girls Only Classes ESF Basketball To ensure children get the most out of their basketball it’s important to participate in team activities and matches. Being part of ESF Tigers Basketball Club allows players the 9-13 years (BAG1) Term 2 2010 – 2011 will see the continuation of ESF Tigers Girls Only lessons at some of our schools. As students reach opportunity of training during the week and playing in an the Upper Primary and High School years it is recognized as organised league every Saturday at Discovery College, a time for many team sports to separate into Boys and Girls Renaissance College Hong Kong or South Island School. competitions. ESF Basketball is extremely happy to bring this Not only does this provide children with the opportunity to element into our program and meet the needs of the young practice skills under increasing pressure and game situations, female Basketball players who want to compete against each it also introduces children to social and behaviour skills that other. While we understand co educational classes will meet are important in developing a positive attitude to others. younger student’s needs our ESF Tigers coaches look forward to better meeting the needs of the growing female athletes. Class Schedules ESF Tigers Basketball classes run at most of the ESF schools. Monday through Saturday you can find a class somewhere on either the Island side of Hong Kong or the Kowloon side of Hong Kong. Our Rookie Level begins soon after a school day ends, followed by Starting Line-Up Level and All Stars Level. Specific times for each school can be found at our web site: www.esf.org.hk Mondays: Kennedy School ~ Kowloon Junior School, Perth St. ~ West Island School Tuesdays: Kowloon Junior School, Rose St. ~ Quarry Bay School ~ Renaissance College Wednesdays: Clearwater Bay School ~ Discovery College ~ Glenealy School ~ South Island School Thursdays: Beacon Hill School~ Kowloon Junior School, Rose St. ~ Peak School ~ Quarry Bay School Fridays: Bradbury School ~ Kowloon Junior School, Perth St. ~ Renaissance College ~ Sha Tin College Saturdays: Discovery College ~ Peak School ~ Renaissance College ~ South Island School Girls’ Basketball The Tigers Basketball Club provides children of all Rookies, 5+ years (BA1) Tuesdays: Beacon Hill School ~ Renaissance College ages the opportunity to learn and experience one The Rookie Level is for brand new young players who will of the truly global sports, played not only here learn the basics of the game: dribbling, shooting and simple Thursdays: Kowloon Junior School, Rose St. in Hong Kong, but around the world. Children ball skills. Much of the lessons are devoted to gross motor Saturdays: Beacon Hill School from primary through to high school will find the skill development, eye hand coordination, balance and Saturday SlamDunk Basketball League general fundamental game skills. Children learn through appropriate level to learn the basics of the sport, SIS RC DC participation in many different fun activities and get to train and play games. Students achieve success C Divison 1:00pm-3:00pm 9:00am-11:00am N/A know their friend Mr. Basketball. Coaches ensure all players through learning correct skills and techniques (10 and under) experience enjoyment and success through involvement in from qualified coaches building their confidence the activities. B Divison 3:00pm-5:00pm 11:00am-1:00pm 10:30am-12:30pm and improving at their own pace in our safe, fun (12 and under) co-educational classes. Starting Line-Up, 9+ years (BA2) A Divison 5:00pm-7:00pm 11:00am-1:00pm 10:30am-12:30pm The Starting Line-Up Level continues to develop the skills (16 and under) Basketball Leagues necessary to play the game. Coaches work with the players SlamDunk Basketball Leagues run every Saturday morning to gain correct technique and speed in their individual skills Basketball — Course Fees at Discovery College, Renaissance College and Saturday and introduce offensive and defensive team concepts. Players afternoon at South Island School in parallel with our training are given “Real Game” time so coaches can work with Course name and code Mon, Wed, Thu & Fri Tue & Sat sessions. On the first Saturday of each league children will be players on specific needs in their individual development. Classes Classes divided into teams depending on their training Coaches start to identify ability levels making sure players Basketball Courses (BA1-BA3, BAG1) 14 sessions $2800 13 sessions $2600 location and age and will remain in that team continue to achieve success in the variety of activities, drills for the season. Player, team and division and game situations. Kowloon Junior School Perth St. & Quarry Bay (BA1-BA3) 12 sessions $2400 11 sessions $2200 statistics are available online at www.esf.org. hk. Students are encouraged to make their All Stars, 11+ years (BA3) All Students registering in Basketball are automatically registered for the SlamDunk Basketball League. own teams and enter the league. Saturday SlamDunk basketball league is free of charge for all players registered with ESF Tigers Basketball Club The All Star Level allows players to show a coach their ability to put their skills to use in “Real Game” situations. Continued development of all individual skills along with more offensive and defensive team concepts becomes the Free Registration Gift All First Time students registering for ESF Basketball focus. Players will have the opportunity to prove they are activities will receive: Detailed schedules can be viewed capable of making ESF Tigers Representative Teams. • 1 ESF Tigers Basketball players jersey on our website • 1 size 5 Basketball www.esf.org.hk 10 11