What’s it all about?

Basketball is a team sport consisting of 12 people per team with five on court at any one time and two referees. Each team must defend and attack raised netted hoops at both ends of the court with the aim of scoring more points than the opposition. Basketball is a popular sport worldwide and it is a Commonwealth, Olympic and Paralympic sport.

Get Involved

Several District and Borough Councils offer Basketball across their area in leisure centres and other sites.

Basketball England

Basketball in Ashford

East Kent Basketball Association

Folkestone Saints Basketball Club

Maidstone  Warriors Basketball Club

Medway Basketball Association

Kent Crusaders Basketball Club

New House Basketball Club (Sittingbourne)

Sevenoaks Suns Basketball Club