hello, we are the essex blades men's basketball club
Basketball is a fast paced team sport played with 5 players on each side. The aim of the game is to score more points than the other team in 4 x 10 minute periods by shooting the ball into the basket 10feet above the ground. You can dribble and pass to keep the ball moving and help you to get past opponents trying to stop you from scoring.
How many teams do we have?
Men's 1st team (BUCS Premier South)
Men's 2nd team (BUCS South East 2B)
Men's 3rd team (BUCS South East 5A)
Men's 1st - BUCS National Trophy Winners - 2016/17
Men's 1st - BUCS Premier South Playoff Winners - 2017
Men's 1st - BUCS South East 1A Winners - 2016/17
Men's 2nd - BUCS South East 3B Winners - 2018/19
Essex Blades Bronze Standard Club - 2017/18
Do I need anything else before I get involved?
Suitable non-marking trainers/Basketball shoes. Gumshields are optional.