-Wednesday, September 25th, 2019.
-Location & Time: TBA
-Premier League players invited by coaches only to tryout
Each Wednesday - Beginning October 2nd - 16th, 2019.
Tournament from October 24th - 27th, 2019.
In October 2018 the HKBA boys elite team claimed all-Asia champions in the 7th annual Asia Pacific Basketball Youth Cup in Singapore. Whether we win or lose, the players showed their passion for competing and more importantly commitment to practice and improving as a team.
We look forward to hosting the very best players of not only HKBA but in Hong Kong in the 8th annual tournament later in 2019. We encourage everyone to look out for our announcements of when the HKBA Elite program starts up again for the new season. In the meantime, we urge players to improve their skills and playing experience in the current Premier League spring season so we can be in the best possible position to repeat as all-Asia champions! Go HKBA!!
The HKBA Elite Travel Team is designed for the very best players of Premier League - serious about developing their game and showcasing their talents on an international level. The mission is to provide a positive and rewarding lifelong experience for student-athletes that are passionate about individual development and team competition. Our passionate coaches will develop the student’s skills needed to compete and succeed at the next level while also providing a team-first system for players to develop in. Players must be willing to commit themselves to an increased level of participation regarding practices and tournament travel.
The Elite Travel Teams participates in the best tournaments across Asia representing HKBA. Becoming a team member is based firstly on student-athletes participation in Premier League, given an invitation to tryout and, finally selected through tryouts by the HKBA coaching staff. The Elite Team program is proudly funded by The Hong Kong Basketball Academy. The Elite Team Program is offered during our Fall term.
This program is currently for boys U18 & U15.
The HKBA U18 Elite boys claimed all-Asia champions in the 2018 Asia Pacific Youth Basketball Cup held in Singapore. Besting out sixteen teams from all across Asia; including powerhouses from China and the Philippines in the finals 66-56. Congratulations to the hardworking boys and diligent HKBA coaching staff for bringing home to Hong Kong and HKBA the honor of being the best U18 boys team in all of Asia. We are all so very proud of the team achievement - GO HKBA!