In this week’s edition of our newsletter you’ll find: Manchester Magic Senior Trials, Manchester Mystics U12 and U14 Sessions, Magic Players in U13 North West Boys Squad, Manchester Magic and Mystics Celebration Evening, Footgolf Fundraiser, Shop Online?, Magic/Mystics National League U14 Camp, Get your Quadruple Winners T-shirt, Merchandise available, Community Sessions, Walking Basketball at Amaechi Basketball Centre and GB Men’s EuroBasket Qualifiers. We hope you enjoy it.
We now have a group of 15 Primary School girls from ages 7 – 11 years who are practising and improving their skills with a view to entering the Manchester Mystics National League programme.
We would like to increase these numbers but only with girls who are fully committed, very keen on their basketball and wish to improve their skills.
If you know anyone who fits the bill, they can just turn up at the session or contact me for more information.
Sunday at Amaechi Basketball Centre (M16 8GW), 10:30am – 12 noon, £2 per session.
Manchester Mystics are holding Girls coaching sessions for any players who wish to join the U12 and U14 groups in September.Sessions are only for keen basketball players who wish to improve their skills and have the ambition to play National League.
Joe Forber and Peter Paraskeva (Director of Basketball) will do the coaching. Sessions will begin on Sunday 29 May and go on to the end of the School Summer Term.
Amaechi Basketball Centre M16 8GW
Starts Sunday 29 May
10:30am – 12:00noon
£2 per sessionJoe Forber 07790-686496 firstname.lastname@example.org
Peter Paraskeva 07963-136807 email@example.com
Magic Players in U13 North West Boys Squad
Magic players selected in the final 12 to represent the North West U13 Boys are: Ceejay Hanson, Harvey Roberts, Sam Andrew and Mandre Costa
2 Magic players are in the reserves list: Alex Liston and Benjamin Brown
They will be led by Magic Coach Gary Williams at the Regional Development Tournament on 2nd/3rd July in Sheffield at All Saints Sports Centre.
Schedule (Pool B):
Saturday 2nd July
Court 2 9:30am North West vs East Midlands
Court 2 11:40am North East vs North West
Court 2 2:55pm North West vs Yorkshire
Court 2 6:10pm North West vs South East
Sunday 3rd July
9:00am 5th – 10th placed games
11:50am 5th – 10th placed games
12:55pm British Shooting Tests
1:30pm 5th – 10th placed games
2:35pm 1st/2nd and 3rd/4th placed game
All game times include the skills challenge at the beginning of the match
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 safe 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.uk including 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.
We are closing in on £70 total funds raised, can we reach £100 by the end of July?
Help us make it happen, by signing up to easyfundraising.org,uk Today!
Thank You in advance.
Magic/Mystics National League U14 Camp
Manchester Magic/Mystics National League U14 Camp 2016
Monday 1st August – Wednesday 3rd August 2016
9:30am – 4:00pm
at the Amaechi Basketball Centre
Who is it for?
Boys &Girls Any player in our National League U14 and below
The Club may invite specific players from outside our programme.
If in doubt about this, please contact Peter for clarification.
Contact Peter for an application form
Peter Paraskeva Mob: 07963136807
Get Your Quadruple Winners T-shirt
Get your special limited edition quadruple winners T-shirt Today from the merchandise store: http://stockportworkwear.com/magic/
Adults £11.99 Youth £10.99
(add optional print on back “National Cup National Trophy NBL Division 1 League and Play-off Champions 2015-16” for an £3 extra, plus postage and packaging, free pick up available from the store or the Amaechi Basketball Centre)
Limited selection of Merchandise will be available at the Centre at selected times, including during Magic games, examples of clothing will be on display but they are only available to purchase online via the link above. The club gets a percentage of the profits to put back into the club.
Coaching Sessions at Amaechi Basketball Centre
Whalley Range High School for Girls, Wilbraham Road, M16 8GW
5:30-6:30pm Year 3-6 Coaching/Games Boys & Girls – £2
6:30-7:30pm Year 7-11 Coaching/Games Boys & Girls – £2
Saturdays Years 3 – 6 9:15am – 11:00am Practice followed by games Cost £3
This session could include any Year 1/2 who currently play in League matches.
Years 1 & 2 9:15am – 10:00am only Cost £1.50
This session is for pupils who do not currently play in the League.
Please note Walking Basketball is now from 7:00pm – 8:30pm
GB Men’s EuroBasket Qualifiers
Tickets for the Senior Men’s FIBA EuroBasket 2017 home qualifying games at the Copper Box Arena are now available for fans to buy.
Head coach Joe Prunty and his players will step out for three vital games in the capital and you could help make the difference by being there to roar the team to victory as they bid to return to the FIBA EuroBasket Final Round.
Click HERE to book your place to watch your #GBballers in action against FYR of Macedonia, Luxembourg and Hungary in September!
Photos courtesy of John McGibbon Photography, images remain the property of John McGibbon Photography and MUST NOT be reproduced without permission. To view more of John’s Magic photos visit:www.johnmcgibbon.com/magic and Mystics photos visit: www.johnmcgibbon.com/mystics