Please find details below of the  second World Club  Basketball Tournament which was  hosted by Bexhill Giants Basketball Club on Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th September 2016.  Visit the tournament  FACEBOOK  page here


 Following the success of the #WCBT2015 which featured teams from USA , Great Britain , Europe , Philippines GB and England we were pleased to announce the 2016 event was  again be hosted by the Bexhill Giants Basketball Club of East Sussex England.  

The town of Hastings  is in the South of England, East Sussex 30 miles from Gatwick Airport, 5 miles from Bexhill on Sea, and 25 miles from Brighton and the tournament will be hosted at Summerfields Leisure Centre, Bohemia Rd, ,East  Sussex.

The Award Winning tournament was open to Men’s over 18 teams, and they had to  be registered with their relevant association during the 2015/16 season

Players should also have been  registered with their relevant association.








The tournament format  consisted of two groups of five  teams  with the top four of each group progressing to the quarter finals, semi-finals then finals.

Medals and trophies were presented to the  winners, runners up and MVP .  


Each team will played a minimum of four matches 2 x 15 minute halves, the matches were played over two days  with the group matches on the Saturday and playoff and finals on the  Sunday.


Matches were  be played from 11am until 7pm on the Saturday and until 6pm on the Sunday.


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Accommodation will be available at a low cost for the Friday and Saturday evening with a social event and meal for all players on the Saturday evening.   
The nearest hotel is  Travelodge Bohemia Road , Hastings 2 minutes to the venue. Details can be found here

The event is a two-day tournament and the entry fee is £200  per team to be submitted on completion of the application form. This fee does not include accommodation or travel, accommodation details will be sent separately but were are using the Travelodge Hotel in Hastings .East Sussex 2 minutes  from the venue.  Alternatively visit www.discoverbexhill.co.uk which includes details of all accommodation in and around the town.

The event will feature USA Basketball Select as part of their European exposure tour Premier League Midwest Champions Lake Michigan Admirals, U-Hoops USA, Beyond Basketball- USA  in addition to other European teams from Turkey and France, and will also be filmed for local and overseas TV and social media outlets. Please visit our Photo Gallery of previous tournaments


The dates of the tournament matches are 9th & 10th September with registration the evening before or by 9.30am on the Saturday 10th September.

If this is of interest to you please let me know and I will reserve a place for your team, and send a registration  form  to confirm your entry.

Please email eric.douglin@btopenworld.com for a registration form if you would like to enter or for more information.

 Best Regards
Eric Douglin
Owner Bexhill Giants Basketball -07971821457

Founder - World  Club Basketball Tournament
Head of British Operations - New Vision Sports.
 
 

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