Wingfoot Summer Hoops – Belfast

TCC is committed to raising the profile of basketball and improving the basketball culture in Ireland, both North and South of the border. We are always thinking of new and exciting ways to unite basketball players on the Island of Ireland, regardless of club affiliation.

This Summer, TCC will be hosting the second annual  Wingfoot Summer Rec League for Men and open court pick-up basketball for Women (July & August) in Queen’s PEC, Belfast, from 7pm – 9pm. We are excited to be working in partnership with Wingfoot,

Wingfoot Authentic

The format is:

  • Two Games (per night),
  • 2x 20 minute halves (each game),
  • Tuesday nights
  • 4v4 
  • Two separate competitions (Men’s League & Women’s Pick-Up)
  • Teams drafted by “Team Captains”
  • LIVE DRAFT social event (Tuesday 24th June @ Harlequins, 7.30pm – 9pm)
  • FREE TCC Top (Each team given the same colour of shirt – becomes your jersey/kit)

Women’s Competitive Pick-Up

This Summer, we will be running a competitive Women’s Pick-Up basketball session alongside the Men’s League. Sign up now for 8 weeks and receive a FREE TCC T-shirt… all for the low cost of £30. Tell your teammates. Remember, this is open to basketball players only and the session will be competitive. Teams will be evenly split each night!  

Pay as you play: £4 per night

 

CLOSING DATE: Wednesday 19th June

PLEASE NOTE, THE LEAGUES ARE NOT SUITABLE FOR BEGINNERS/NOVICES!

Event Launch – Mon 24th June (Harlequins)

The teams have been chosen by our six team captains:

  • Sean Wynne (Queen’s Basketball Club)
  • Feargal Toner (Belfast Star)
  • Michael Campbell (Belfast Stormers)
  • Paddy McGaharan (Ulster Elks)
  • Andrew Dolliver (Queen’s Basketball Club)
  • Mike Calo (Belfast Star)

The ‘draft’ took place this past weekend. Each team captain thoroughly enjoyed the experience and had a lot of fun acting as GMs. We are excited to get the league going!

TCC will host a Launch Event at Harlequins Rugby Club (Deramore Park, Malone Road) on Monday 24th June. Doors open at 7.30pm with the Draft beginning sharp at 8pm. ALL players will receive their exclusive TCC Wingfoot T-Shirt on the night!

On the evening, we will announce the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd round picks and then the final members of each team will be called out in a random order. We hope it will be a fun, friendly, inclusive, and sociable event to get the recreational Summer League kicked off.

Add yourself to our Facebook Event for updates…

Men’s League Draft Table

 


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