Awards and All Star Afternoon 2014

COB will celebrate another great year of basketball with an end of season Awards Afternoon on Saturday 26th April from 12-5pm at Nechells Community Sports Centre. Each age group will be up for Most Improved Player, Players/ Coaches Player and Most Valuable Player. In addition we will host 2 All Star games for both current […]

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COB Club Sessions

The club will be running whole club sessions every Saturday from 1-3pm over the summer open to any player involved with COB. The sessions will form part of the club’s pre season and will be delivered by COB Head Coaches. First session takes place on Saturday 20th July from 1pm at the home of COB, […]

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2013 All Star Awards Afternoon

Saturday 27th April saw the biggest and best COB All Star Awards afternoon take place at Nechells Community Sports Centre.  A packed crowd were treated to 2 entertaining games. The first, Under 15s and below was played out between all the award winners from COB’s Under 12,13,14 and 15 teams. The players showed the exciting […]

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2013/14 Head Coaching Staff

We are pleased to announce the COB Head Coaching Staff for the 2013/14 season: Minis: Marc Lacey Under 13s: Liam Sheridan Under 14s: Tony Simms Under 15s: Matt Coles Under 16s: Rob Palmer Under 18s: Herman Wilson Under 16 Girls: Tyrone Kinch Further details regarding training sessions, etc will appear on the relevant age group […]

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Season 2012/13 Team Entries Announced

City of Birmingham Basketball Club are delighted to announce the return of it’s Under 16 Premier Team this season together with the addition of a second Under 15 team to allow more players within the club the opportunity to play National League Basketball. Following a one year absence of an Under 16 team last season, […]

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Funding Opportunity

The club have found a funding stream that some players and parents might find useful: Dickie Bird Foundation Funding Opportunity Grants to Help Disadvantaged Young People Participate in Sports (UK) Deadline: Applications can be submitted at any time and will be considered at Trustees meeting in February, April, June, August, October and December. Disadvantaged young […]

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Trials Day Success!

Saturday 19th May saw another successful day for COB with large numbers showing up for 2012 trials. Thanks to all trialists and players for your efforts during the day, and of course as usual, thanks to the large amount of parent volunteers for your support too! Go COB!!!

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Congratulations to Josh Foulds on National Team Recognition

COB are delighted to advise that Under 15 player Josh Foulds has been included in the 17 player England Under 15 Development Squad. Josh will now practice each month with the squad in a bid to make next years Under 16 Squad competing int he European Championships. Good luck Josh! Below – Head Coach Paul […]

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COB Trials 2012 – Saturday 19th May

With nearly 200 members in our teams and leagues, City of Birmingham Basketball Club are delighted to announce details of our 2012 trials! COB Trials 2012 take place on Saturday 19th May at Nechells Community Sports Centre, the home of City of Birmingham Basketball Club. Age Group timings are as follows: Under 13/14 ( Current […]

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Awards Evening Success!

Thank you all for another great Awards Evening! Despite the poor weather it was wonderful to see a great turnout showcasing the range of ages the club cater for. Thanks to everyone for attending and especially to Dave and Ange Guppy for organising the evening so well!   More details to follow…………………………..

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CoB Awards Evening and “All Star Game”

The Club awards evening will take place on Thursday evening 3rd May at 6.30pm at Nechells CSC. Admission £1. The presentation of awards will be followed by our annual All Star Game. This is a great opportunity for the whole club to get together. Come along and support your club!

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CoB U 16 Central Venue League launch

City of Birmingham Basketball Club is delighted to be launching the CoB Under 16 Basketball Youth League on Saturday March 3rd from 12-2pm. This exciting new league will give up and coming Birmingham basketballers regular opportunity to compete against others in the first regular Community Central Venue League run in the city. The club are really excited to be running this league with support […]

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U 14 CVL Standings after week 2

Game results for 11th February 2012 ! 18th February 2012 10:05 !! Leopards 14 v Dragonz 4! ! Beez 14 v Leopardz 8 10:25! ! Bulls 24 v Beez 2 ! ! ! Dragonz 6 v Yardley 4 10:45 !! Giantz 10 v Yardley 16! ! Bulls 16 V Giantz 4 11:05 !! Giantz 14 […]

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CoB Launch Central Venue Leagues

City of Birmingham Basketball Club is delighted to be launching their COB Youth League’s at Under 14, 16 and 18 age groups from December and January 2012. These exciting new leagues will give up and coming Birmingham basketballers regular opportunity to compete against others in the first regular community Central Venue Leagues run in the […]

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Jordan Dawes: Player Blog from the USA

Okok, Dougies been asking me to do this for a while, and I’m finally getting round to doing it… A blog following my time at SportsQuest Academy in Virginia, USA. I’ve never done anything harder than walking away from both my parents and younger siblings at the airport, its so tough, but you have to realise […]

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