The importance of basketball training programs at a community level can impact the lives of our youth on a much larger scale than just skill progression in a sport. It can make a huge difference in the path that the child takes in life, and an even larger role in the development of that child’s confidence and mindset in everyday situations.Read More
Last week Brian Kerle Basketball held it's September holiday basketball clinics in Brisbane. The 'open' clinic for all ages and skills levels was the largest to date. The 'elite' and 'girls' clinic provided an great opportunity for intermediate to advanced players to learn and develop in preparation for the upcoming rep and club seasons.Read More
A growing number of pediatric sports medicine groups warn that when a child focuses on a single sport before age 15 or 16, they increase their risk of injury and burnout — and don't boost their overall success in that sport.Read More
Want to be a great sports parent? Love your child. And, if it comes naturally to you, the sport. In that order, every minute, of every game.Read More
In celebration of #NRW2017, Brian Kerle Basketball would like to acknowledge past and present Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander basketball players who have influenced the game and are an inspiration to younger generations.Read More
Brian Kerle Basketball's not-for-profit 'Community Sports Mentoring & Coaching' has invited coaching legend of rugby league, Wayne Bennett, to discuss leadership, building team culture, handling highs and lows of a stressful life, the Broncos, England and much more.Read More
Brian Kerle Basketball is conducting small group training sessions every Saturday and Sunday from 8.30am-9.30am. Starting Saturday May 13th, each session will be limited to 6 boys and girls aged 14-16. Cost is $35 per session. Sessions are fast paced with a focus on high repetition shooting as well as all other areas of the game.Read More
Developing Youth through Sport: This 14 Day Program utilises youth of Australia to provide opportunities to the youth of Samoa.
Across 14 days, participants will play local teams in the Ball4Change Tournament, participate in service projects that contribute to the development of youth in Samoa (basketball clinics, delivery of resources, maintenance of schools and English Lessons)Read More
INDIGENOUS children from the Brian Kerle Basketball Academy will be playing in sports shoes donated by pupils from Bray Park’s Holy Spirit School. Bray Park mum Amy Lockwood runs Take The Lead Pet Care & Dog Walking Services, and got to thinking about walking and the international charity Shoes for Planet Earth.Read More
From washing uniforms, preparing gear and getting your child to the field on time to finally cheer him or her on, parenting an athlete can require a lot of commitment.Read More
Brian Kerle Basketball Academy - Class of 2017.
Brian Kerle will be holding an information session for anyone interested in attending his academy next year. We'll discuss the basketball and study components of the full-time 12-month program starting January/February, 2017.Read More
Frost believes it is in the best interest of youth athletes if their parents support their athletic experiences no matter the level of competition they play in. If a youth athlete is not playing for a top-tier team, that is not a good reason to be less supportive because the ultimate goal should be for a kid to have fun in any youth sports league.Read More
Over the September holidays Brian Kerle Basketball Academy held 4 fun pack clinics. An open clinic, an clinic for rep or aspiring rep players as well as 2 indigenous clinics generously supported by the Brisbane city council, the Ipswich city council, Kambu Health and Rotary Ipswich.Read More
Yesterday Brian Kerle Basketball Academy participated in Mabel Park SHS's Hoops 4 Health to help raise money for CanTeen. Another focus of the day was to highlight Logan city as a positive safe community, something that is not always portrayed correctly in the media. The event was a hugh success on both accountsRead More
New and existing Coaches are encouraged to apply by completing the attached form and returning it via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday 7th October 2017. Interviews will be held by the Executive & Board Representatives with all applicants being notified of the outcomes ASAP.Read More
3 great clinics to choose from. Register for one or more clinics by follow the below link.Read More
Mabel Park SHS holding Hoops 4 Health September 5th, 2016.
Earlier this year, one of our most hard working and compassionate students at Mabel Park SHS was diagnosed with leukaemia and as a result, was forced to put his studies on hold while he focuses on battling this terrible disease. He was a member of the school’s junior basketball team and epitomised the team spirit that Mabel encompasses.Read More
Kerle, who represented Australia at the 1972 Munich Olympics, made the call after Dream Team superstar Paul George labelled the Boomers “dirty” after their clash in Rio this morning.
Australia were at their physical best and pushed the star-studded U.S. all the way before falling 98-88 in their first loss of the Rio Olympics.Read More
Sariah Wi Neera of Brian Kerle Basketball Academy Class of 2016 has accepted an offer from Div 1 college Utah Valley Wolverines.
Brian Kerle: The moment I saw this young lady walk into my BK Basketball Academy I knew that I had a special young lady joining me and the Academy family. I speak of Sariah, her infectious smile, her willingness to improve her basketball game, her strong competitive attitude, her willingness to learn and to listen won me over and I knew that Sariah would advance as a basketball player.Read More