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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:

Will you be king of the court? Register your team now, grab some sunscreen and come along to a court near you this summer.

Event Calendar

You can enter as many events as you like.

Day Date City Venue
Sunday 9 November 2014 Waitakere, Auckland Trusts Arena carpark, 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
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: If you need to enter on the day, registrations are between 7.30 and 8.30am. If you have pre-registered online you will to need confirm your entry by 9.00am. Games Start at 10.00am and finish before 5.00pm.  

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 david@basketball.org.nz TO REGISTER YOUR TEAM.

Entry Fee

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.

 

Age Groups

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.

 

Uniforms

It would be greatly appreciated if you could provide your own uniforms. Team bibs will be on hand if required.

 

Format

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.