In this week’s edition of our newsletter you’ll find: Summer Camps, Maggie Forber Tournament 2019, Great Britain Women vs Canada, New School Hub at Cheadle Hulme, TruSleeve Exclusive Offer, Shop Online?, Community Sessions and Walking Basketball. We hope you enjoy it.
The Magic and Mystics have announced their first wave of summer camps for 2019.
They will cost £15 each day and will run at the Manchester Basketball Centre, from 10am to 3pm.
Contact Phil at firstname.lastname@example.org to book or for more info.
Years 7-9 Camps:
Friday 26th July
Monday 29th July
Friday 9th August
Years 1-6 Camps:
Thursday 25th July
Tuesday 30th July
Tuesday 6th August
Thursday 8th August
Maggie Forber Tournament 2019
The Maggie Forber Tournament returns for 2019 on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th June.
This year there will be eight teams taking part, following the format of the Haris Tournament of two pools of 4 and then semi-finals/final and place games will be played to find the 2019 Maggie Tournament Champion.
The 8 teams will be Great Britain U16 White and Blue, Manchester Mystics (hosts), Nottingham Wildcats, Sevenoaks Suns (returning Champions), Sheffield Hatters, Team Solent Kestrels and West Lothian Wolves (Scotland).
Sevenoaks Suns, West Lothian Wolves, Great Britain U16 Blue and Manchester Mystics
Team Solent Kestrels, Sheffield Hatters, Nottingham Wildcats and Great Britain U16 White
Tournament Schedule (Tournament rules: normal FIBA rules, 4 x 8 minute quarters, 5 minute half time, 2 minutes between quarters):
Great Britain Women vs Canada
Great Britain Women face Canada at Manchester’s National Basketball Performance Centre on Wednesday 19th June at 7:30pm in preparation for the FIBA Women’s Eurobasket Finals 2019.
And special ticket prices are available for families and groups of youngsters to attend the game. Families (2 adults, 2 children) can get in for just £24, while a group of 10 juniors will costs just £48 with an adult going free.
Tickets, including the offers above, are available here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/gb-v-canada-tickets-61590607164
New School Hub at Cheadle Hulme
Manchester Magic and Mystics have launched a new training session in Cheadle Hulme for boys and girls at primary school.
Years 1-6 5:30-7:00pm – £4
Led by our experienced and qualified coaching team.
Places are filling up fast, so contact the Magic and Mystics on 0161 881 0090 to register.
TruSleeve Exclusive Offer
We’ve teamed up with TruSleeve to give you 20% off the TruSleeve when using the Promo Code: ‘MAGICFAMILY’ order online today at: www.trusleeve.com
For every order made using the promo code the club will receive a donation from TruSleeve
Help us raise funds by using easyfundraising.org.uk
Simply create an account and choose to support ‘Greater Manchester Community Basketball’
Every time you shop online head to easyfundraising.org.ukfirst
Pick from nearly 3,000 retailers and shop as usual, from your weekly shop to your next holiday there are so many different ways of raising funding from retailers via the easyfundraising.org.uk site
The club earns money from the retailer for your purchases
You can even save money with latest offers sent via email, install donation reminder to your browser and never forgot to donate, remember it doesn’t cost you anything more to do so and the club will benefit massively from the money raised.
There are nearly 3,000 online retailers that are signed up to donate via easyfundraising.org.ukincluding Amazon, Argos, John Lewis, ebay, Apple Store, asos, Boots, Currys, Debenhams, Game, LateRooms.com, Next, Sainsbury’s, SportsDirect.com, Travel Lodge, vodafone, Hungry House, Just Eat, Jet2Holidays, Thomas Cook, Hotels.com, Thomson and many more, so if you use any shop at any of them please consider helping us, it costs you nothing other than a few minutes of your time.
Thank You in advance.
Fantastic news, we have raised over £1025 via Easyfundraising! Thank you to everyone who signed up and helped us reach this mile-stone, join today and help us reach £1,100!
Remember it costs you NOTHING!
Did you know you can help us raise money when you shop in-store at popular high street retailers?Start raising money today by adding the debit and credit cards you use to purchase in-store.
Go to: https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/greatermancb/
Visit my account > Change My linked Cards > and enter your card number and press register my card.
Manchester Magic and Mystics in the Community, Coaching Sessions:
5:30 – 6:30pm Year 3-6 Coaching/Games Boys & Girls – £2.50
6:30 – 7:30pm Year 7-11 Coaching/Games Boys & Girls – £2.50
7:30 – 9:45pm Open Age Leagues Men & Women – £24 per Team
8:30 – 9:30pm Adult-only session for Men and Women who want to learn how to play basketball – £2.50
8:00 – 9:00pm Skills Lab Session Age 11-15 (Open to Age 9-17) Boys & Girls – £2.50
Primary School Development Sessions
5:30 – 7:00pm Year 1 – 6 Boys & Girls – £4
7:00 – 8:00pm Year 7 – 9 Boys & Girls – £2.50
9:15 – 10:15am Tiny Tots Age 3 – 5 Coaching Boys and Girls – £2.50
9:15 – 11:00am Primary Boys Year 1 – 6 Practice followed by Games – £4
9:15 – 11:00am Primary Girls Year 1 – 6 Practice followed by Games – £4For Saturday morning primary sessions: Groups are not meant to be a rigid division of school Years, just a guideline. Just get there and enjoy yourself!
For Tiny Tots sessions we say 3-5 year olds, however, it is up to the parent’s understanding of their child as to whether they feel the child can cope with the session.
Stay up-to-date with the latest Community News:
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Walking Basketball at Manchester Basketball Centre
Sundays 7:00pm – 8:30pm £3 (first session free!)
Walking Basketball delivers a walking paced version of the fast and furious game we are all used to.
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