Down Under Hoops – 2018

BASKETBALL

The 22nd Annual Down Under Hoops Classic will be held on the Gold Coast and is suitable for male and female teams aged 16 to 19 yrs of age at the time of competition. (All participants must be turning 16 years or older during the 2018 calendar)

COMPETITION DATES AND PACKAGES

Teammate Package: 17 July – 25 July 2018

The 2017 Down Under Sports Hoops Classic was held at the new Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre. The two-day tournament had an Olympic style format with competition for gold, silver, and bronze medals. The United States teams were mixed into two pools with the Australian teams.

On the second day, teams were placed into a tournament bracket with continuation of play according to how they finished within their pool. In the boy’s division, from the United States, the Hawks won the gold medal in an exciting championship game and the Falcons won the bronze medal. In the girls’ division, the Australian teams took home all three medals.

INDIVIDUAL PLAYER – TOURNAMENT ONLY

COST: $295 per person
DATES: 17 – 25 JULY 2018

  • 3 practices
    • Practice 1: Wednesday 18 July 2018
    • Practice 2: Thursday 19 July 2018
    • Practice 3: Friday 20 July 2018
  • 2 days of competition at the Down Under Hoops Classic
    • Game Day 1: Saturday 21 July
    • Game Day 2: Sunday 22 July 2018
  • Tournament Farewell Ceremony Banquet
    • Tuesday 24 July 2018

* Dates, itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
* Price does not include airfares, transfers or accommodation
* Participants must make their own travel arrangements to training, games and banquet.
* These packages are for Australian and New Zealand Players and Coaches ONLY
* This event is run by Down Under Sports
* It is recommended that all participants purchase sports insurance for this event.  Appropriate travel and sports insurance can be purchase from Travel Insurance Direct

TEAMMATE PACKAGE

COST: $1399 per person
DATES: 17 – 25 JULY 2018

INCLUDES:

  • 8 nights accommodation
  • 2 meals per day
  • Ground  Transfers
    • 3pm Tuesday 17 July 2018: Pick up at Gold Coast Airport for the Accommodation
    • 12pm Wednesday 25 July 2018: Pick up at Gold Coast Accommodation for Gold Coast Airport.
  • 3 practices
    • Practice 1: Wednesday 18 July 2018
    • Practice 2: Thursday 19 July 2018
    • Practice 3: Friday 20 July 2018
  • 2 days of competition at the Down Under Hoops Classic
    • Game Day 1: Saturday 21 July
    • Game Day 2: Sunday 22 July 2018
  • Beach Volleyball
    • Monday 23 July 2018
  • Tournament Farewell Ceremony Banquet
    • Tuesday 24 July 2018

– SEE SAMPLE TEAMMATE PACKAGE ITINERARY HERE
– READ THE 2017 BASKETBALL PROGRAM HERE

IMPORTANT: Please do not book return flights home before 2.00pm on Wednesday 25 July 2018 in case of  schedule changes due to unforeseen circumstances.

* Dates, itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
* Price does not include airfares
* These packages are for Australian and New Zealand Players and Coaches ONLY
* This event is run by Down Under Sports
* It is recommended that all participants purchase sports insurance for this event.  Appropriate travel and sports insurance can be purchase from Travel Insurance Direct

REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT TIMELINES: To register for the Down Under Hoops Classic please fill in the following form. Registration cut off date for the Down Under Hoops Basketball is Monday, 18th June 2018  – Absolutely no extensions.

Down Under Hoops Registration

 

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  • Sizing is in Centimetres. Please choose your sizes carefully. If you order the wrong size unfortunately YOU are responsible for buying a new uniform plus paying the shipping and handling costs.
 

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