The WRAS 2017 basketball squad trial was announced in August 2016

Who is eligible?

Athletes living or attending school in the Western Region

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The area bounded by Lithgow, Mudgee, Gilgandra, Narromine, Condobolin, West Wyalong, Young and Oberon

Age and Number of Athletes

Athletes born in 2002, 2003 and 2004


You must attend all development training activities and events that are conducted throughout the duration of the program


The 2017 Basketball Squad program will run from September 2016 to August 2017  (The on court component runs from September to April)


Athletes will be assessed on set criteria included in this information. WRAS expects basketball to be your primary sport of participation

Benefits to athletes selected in WRAS

  • Intensive training by quality coaches
  • Skill development
  • Development camps (including live in camps)
  • Strength and conditioning programs, support and advice (including functional movement screening)
  • Optical Screening
  • Sports science testing and support
  • Education/personal development sessions
  • Opportunities to compete in events