Basketball League on Thursdays in London

Basketball leagues in London

INFO FOR NEW PLAYERS & TEAMS

Play in the exciting and competitive basketball league on Thursdays in London.

LEAGUE DETAILS

DATES : Thu 28 Apr to Thu 21 Jul
EXCLUDED DATES : Thu 2 Jun
DURATION : 12 weeks
TIME : Matches run between 7pm and 9pm
LOCATION : Pimlico Academy, 36 Lupus St, Pimlico, London, SW1V 3AT
ENTRANCE : Come to the main entrance of Pimlico Academy and the receptionist will let you in
MAP : Google Maps / Citymapper
COURTS : High quality indoor basketball court
LEVEL : Intermediate
GENDER : Any
TEAMS : 5 v 5 full court
SQUAD SIZE : Up to 10 players max
PLAYERS : All players must register and pay in advance
COST – INDIVIDUAL : £12 per player per week
COST – TEAM : You can join as a full team but to make it easy all players register and pay individually.
PAYMENT : Payment is made for the full league in advance by bank transfer

MATCH DETAILS

MATCHES : All teams will play in the regular season and also in the playoffs
MATCH LENGTH : Teams will play 40 mins of matches (3 x 13 minutes, 2 x 19 mins or 1 x 40 mins)
EXTRA GAME TIME : Depending on the number of teams, we may have extra court time and the matches may be made longer
CLOCK : Running clock
REFEREES : 1 referee + 2 player referees + 2 player scorekeepers
FREE THROWS : To increase game time the referee will award 1 point plus possession for shooting fouls instead of free throws
TEAM KIT : Bring a plain black t-shirt and also a plain white t-shirt

OTHER DETAILS

COVID-19 SAFETY : All players must check the Covid-19 guidelines each time before playing and check for updates so we can keep everyone safe.
GENERAL SAFETY : For everyone’s safety, please cut your fingernails short before you arrive and remove all jewellery including wedding rings and bracelets, and watches and fitness trackers.
PERSONAL SAFETY : You are responsible for your personal safety and your belongings at all times.
INSURANCE : Please take out your own insurance to cover you in case of injuries, including player-to-player injuries.
REFUNDS : There are no refunds unless we cancel the event. See our refund policy here.
TERMS & CONDITIONS : By purchasing a place at this event and/or attending, you and each of your guests, as applicable, confirm that you have read and agreed to our Terms & Conditions.
SPECTATORS : The Covid-19 rules for sports means strictly no spectators.
UPDATES : Please check this league information page before coming to play each week. If there are any last-minute updates then it will be in the red update box near the top of this page.

FAQ

  • Can I join as an individual? Yes, you can join as an individual player and we’ll match you up with other individual players to make a team. Message us and we’ll help you book your place.
  • Can my friends and I join as a partial team? Yes, you can join as a partial team and we’ll help you find some individual players to make a full team. Message us and we’ll help you book your places.

WE’RE HERE TO HELP

If you have any questions or need help booking your place then send us an email or a WhatsApp message.

BOOK YOUR PLACE

BOOKINGS ARE OPEN FOR INDIVIDUALS & TEAMS!

Don’t miss your chance to play in this exciting and competitive basketball league.

Complete this registration form and we’ll contact you to help you make your payment to confirm your place in the league.



INFO FOR REGISTERED PLAYERS & TEAMS

UPDATES

UPDATE ON 28 JUNE : The sports hall at Pimlico Academy will be available from 8 July and we’ll be playing indoors again after that.

UPDATE ON 18 MAY : Pimlico Academy has informed us that the sports hall will be used for exams for the next few weeks, so we are using the outdoor floodlit basketball court instead at 7pm-9pm.


FIXTURES

League dates

If we’re unable to run matches on a particular date due to circumstances such as a sports hall closure then it will be shown here. If this happens then the league will be extended by a week.

Start dateThu 28 Apr
End dateThu 21 Jul
ClosuresThu 2 Jun
Weeks12

Schedule for Thu 7 Jul

See the time of your matches and also the time that you’re referee/scorekeeper (scroll right on the table if viewing on mobile). Note that this schedule may change up to 1 hour before the start if more players join so please check just before heading out to play.

Thu 7 JulActivityTeam (white)Team (black)RefereesScoreboard

STANDINGS

TeamRankPointsMatches playedMatches wonMatches drawMatches lostMatch win %Score (for)Score (against)Score (difference)
Ball Out15624160867%38128992
Minus One249241211150%353363-10
Hoopers346241101346%323356-33
Horribulls44124811533%302351-49
Basketball league in London