Burger King 3X3 Tour Info
Basketball New Zealand (BBNZ), alongside Burger King, are bringing 3X3 basketball to a community near you this summer.
3X3 is fast becoming a global sensation, with a professional world circuit played in some of the world’s iconic locations.
All Burger King 3X3 Tour events are endorsed by FIBA. By joining FIBA’s 3X3Planet.com, you’ll be able to compare your skills with your friends, and even with pros on the international circuit. The more events you play, the more ranking points you’ll get. You may even catch the eye of national selectors as they look to identify talent for New Zealand representative 3X3 sides (for the Men’s U18 and Open Men’s sides).
Or, you can enter for fun with your mates – who’ll come out top in the battle of your neighbourhood? There’ll be loads of prizes up for grabs.
You will need to:
- Register each player on FIBA’s 3X3Planet.com
Will you be king of the court? Register your team now, grab some sunscreen and come along to a court near you this summer.
You can enter as many events as you like.
|Sunday||9 November 2014||Waitakere, Auckland||The Trusts Arena, 65-67 Central Park Drive, Henderson, Auckland|
|Saturday||15 November 2014||North Shore, Auckland||Westlake Girls High School, Sports Complex, 2 Wairau Rd, Milford|
|Saturday||22 November 2014||Auckland City||Aotea Square, Queen Street, Auckland|
|Saturday||6 December 2014||Hamilton||Garden Place, Victoria Street, Hamilton (see information below)|
|Saturday||24 January 2015||Tauranga||Blake Park Tennis Courts, Mt Maunganui|
|Saturday||31 January 2015||Napier||Marine Parade carpark, Napier|
|Friday||6 February 2015||Nelson||Tahunanui Beach Reserve Tennis Courts, Nelson|
|Sunday||8 February 2015||Christchurch||Hagley Park Netball Centre, Christchurch|
|Sunday||15 February 2015||Dunedin||Dunedin Railway Station carpark, Dunedin|
|Saturday||28 February 2015||Wellington||Odlins Plaza, Wellington Waterfront, Wellington|
|Saturday||7 March 2015||Palmerston North||Waldegrave Street carpark, Palmerston North|
|Saturday||14 March 2015||Manukau, Auckland||Manukau Council Admin Grounds, Cnr Manukau Station Rd and Osterley Way, Manukau|
Relevant for all events (except Hamilton): If you need to enter on the day, registrations are between 7.30 and 9.00am. If you have pre-registered online you will to need confirm your entry by 9.00am on the day. Games Start at 10.00am and finish before 5.00pm.
Hamilton Only: The Hamilton event will start at 10.30am. Same day registrations and pre-registered team check-in must be done before 9.30am.
Information for U14 Teams only: IF YOU ARE 12 YEARS OR YOUNGER FIBA DOES NOT ALLOW YOU TO CREATE A 3X3PLANET PROFILE. IF ONE MEMBER OF YOUR TEAM IS 13 YEARS OLD THEN THAT PERSON CAN CREATE A PROFILE AND ADD YOU TO THE TEAM BY INCLUDING YOUR NAME AND EMAIL ADDRESS. IF NO MEMBERS OF YOUR TEAM ARE 13 YEARS OLD THEN YOU WILL NEED TO CONTACT DAVID HUXFORD AT firstname.lastname@example.org TO REGISTER YOUR TEAM.
Online entry cost is $36 per team per event.
On the day registration is $50 per team. Limited registrations on the day (be there early so you don’t miss out).
Online Entries close 1 day prior to the event date.
Entry fees will contribute towards the costs for Basketball New Zealand selected national sides representing New Zealand at international 3X3 events, including the FIBA 3X3 U18 World Championship in Israel in 2015.
U14, 16, 18 and Open. Men’s and Women’s grades. As the competition is based on FIBA rules, there will not be mixed grades. Because the Tour encompasses both 2014 and 2015, age groups will be determined by a players age as of 16 March 2015, not the calendar year.
It would be greatly appreciated if you could provide your own uniforms. Team bibs will be on hand if required.
The competition will be a round robin followed by finals, or if there are enough entries for two pools then there will be pool play then finals. This will be determined on the day.