3x3 Kaipara Basketball Tournament

Click here to register your team - https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeDfUf8L1dgj1MhYTlqK-KlKXjsyJXWRXCuiVjHeaVhhkBOWw/viewform

Date:  Saturday, 9 December to 10 December 2023

Where:  MAZ (Mangawhai Activity Zone, 191 Molesworth Drive, Mangawhai Heads, Mangawhai)

Time:  First game at 9AM, teams should arrive no later than 15 minutes before game.

Cost:  $60 per team paid by 2 December, 2023

Bank account details:  Kaipara Basketball Association - 12-3094-0013606-00

Particulars: Kaipara            Code: 3x3         Reference: TEAM NAME

Registrations close on:  Sunday, 2 December 2023

Format:  Teams of 4


Juniors - Saturday, 9 December 2023

  • Girls & Boys U12s (Born 2012/2013) - Max of five (5) teams each gender
  • Boys U14s (Born 2010/2011) - Max of seven (7) teams
  • Girls & Boys U16s (Born 2008/2009) - Max of seven (7) teams each gender

Seniors - Sunday, 10 December 2023

  • Open Men's (Born 2007 and older)
  • Open Women's (Born 2007 and older)

Game rules (per official FIBA 3x3 basketball rules)

  • Team Roster - 4 players (3 + 1 substitute)
  • Official(s) - Up to 2
  • Table Officials - Up to 3 (scorer, scoreboard operator, shot-clock operator)
  • Time-outs - One 20 sec timeout per team
  • Initial possession - Coin flip (note:  the team that wins the coin flip decides whether it takes the ball at the beginning of the game or leaves it, in order to get it in a potential overtime)
  • Scoring - 1 point and 2 points, if scored behind the arc
  • Game duration - 10 minutes running clock
  • Overtime - First team to score two (2) points wins the game
  • Shot clock - 12 seconds
  • Possession following a successful goal - Defense possession; right underneath the hoop; ball to be dribbled or passed to a player behind the arc; defensive team not allowed to play for the ball inside the 'no-charge semi-circle' area underneath the basket.
  • Substitutions - The substitute can enter the game after his teammate steps off the court behind the end line opposite the basket.  Substitutions require no action from the referees or table officials.

Any questions, please contact us via email at basketball.kaipara@gmail.com.

Thank you!