Innvotek – The latest club sponsor

We are pleased to announce our latest shirt sponsorship this morning and give many thanks to Innvotek for being our Rockets Under 16 Premier team shirt sponsors! Many thanks to Innvotek for their support! We still have some sponsorship opportunities available so please do contact us at enquiries@cobbasketball.co.uk for information if you’d like your company […]

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Faaris Mughal wins 5 school sports Awards

We are so proud of the calibre of young people we are involved with here at COB Rockets. Earlier this year you may recall the success of Year 7 student Alasan Njie Morgan at his school awards. Now we have another fabulous achievement with Under 16 player Faaris Mughal winning an amazing 5 sports awards […]

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Part Time Community Basketball Coach x 2 12 hours per week (2 Year Contracts)

City of Birmingham Rockets Basketball Club are recruiting 2 part time community basketball coaches on 2 year contracts to support delivery of a HS2 Funded Project. We are seeking 2 enthusiastic, reliable and ambitious coaches to support the community development of the club and its coaching programmes. The coaches would be responsible for the planning […]

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COB Rockets Wheelchair Team Take To The Floor!

On Sunday 12th August COB Rockets Wheelchair Basketball played 2 friendlies at Nechells wellbeing centre B7 5DR. Both games were against tough opposition, Stoke Spitfires and Northampton Phoenix. With players missing COB gave 2 of our junior players their first taste of game play and even Coach Craddock had to come out of retirement to […]

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Become an apprentice!

Rockets Apprentice Opportunity We are really pleased to be continuing our involvement in the Coach Core Apprenticeship Programme with The Royal Foundation. Last year our apprentices had some amazing experiences including gaining Level 2 Coaching qualifications, taking part in the NBA London games and meeting Prince Harry and the Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle! Coach […]

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Well Done Alasan Njie-Morgan

Here at COB Rockets we pride ourselves on supporting the development of the young people at our club both on and off the court. We have some wonderful boys and girls playing basketball with us and we are proud of each and every one. Young people often receive negative and bad publicity but in our […]

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Welcome Back Coaches!

Our girls and women’s programme is picking up some serious momentum. This year we have our Under 15 girls taking part in a range of Central Venue League’s to give them some much needed game experience whilst we will have a Senior Women’s team and an Under 19 Development team taking part in the West […]

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Season 2018/19 Coaches

We are pleased to announce the return of Head Coach Danny Williams to the COB Rockets Senior team for the 2018/19 season. After a 4th place and 16&6 win /loss record last term Williams will begin building the Rockets roster for the 18/19 campaign hoping to create a promotion winning team. Williams said ‘ I […]

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Rockets Meet Spanish League Basketballer in Alicante

During the Gigantes Summer Camp week with Basketball Club Fund Lucentum in Alicante, some of our Rockets Men got to meet a Spanish League Basketball Player. Fernando San Emeterio, Spanish International and Valencia Euro League shooting guard, participated in Fund Lucentum’s camp and met with some of our players. It has been a great week […]

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COB Rockets 2018 Trials

On Saturday 9th June, Rockets held open trials day for the 2018/19 season. We had over 160 young people attend and some excellent new and existing talent on display. Under 14, 16 and 18 summer practices have now started on Monday and Thursday evenings. If you missed trials day and want to come along then […]

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COB Rockets Awards Day

Saturday 21st April was an extremely busy and exciting day for City of Birmingham Rockets Basketball Club. The day started off with the Under 14 Premier team taking the win against London Thunder Lewisham for their playoff quarter finals. With a score of 81-74, the team and the crowd were super happy and proud and […]

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City of Birmingham Rockets Basketball Club’s annual awards celebration will be taking place on Saturday 21st April at the Nechells Wellbeing Centre from 1pm – 4pm. All team players will be required to attend and all parents are welcome. The event will celebrate the exceptional performance of our players in acknowledgment of their hard work […]

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Under 14 Premier team reach Play-Offs!

It has been a good season for our Under 14 Premier Team and we are now happy to say that they have guaranteed their spot in the Play-offs. On Saturday 24th March, the Under 14s took the win against Manchester Giants which secured their place in the play offs. The home game finished with a score […]

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