Vale Vipers Basketball Club
We are one of the premier youth Basketball clubs in Wales. Based in the Vale of Glamorgan and home to over 100 boys and girls, ages 7 to 18, with 14 teams that range from Under 8’s to Senior Men’s. Our teams compete in the South Wales Basketball Association leagues. We are also one of the few clubs in Wales to offer a Basketball England National League programme, with teams in the U16 and U18 men’s divisions.
In 2017-18 both our Under 16 and Under 18 teams were undisputed Welsh champions, winning the SWBA League and Cup competitions and winning the Basketball Wales national South v. North Terry Price Cup. We were league finalists at Under 14 Girls and semi-finalists at Under 16 Girls. Our U14 and U12 teams both qualified for the SWBA league finals tournaments.
Vision: To engage with the young people, providing them with a positive and educational experience.
Mission: To teach, develop, organise, manage and offer players the opportunity to learn the fundamental skills of basketball while instilling life-lessons and values such as character, team work, discipline, respect and sportsmanship.
Club programme exposes and offers players a high level of competition while developing fundamental basketball skills. Player development is stressed and disciplined, team-oriented play is emphasised. Practice time and advanced training are provided to enhance the skills of each player with the end goal being to make them a better player.
The club is open to players of all school years and all ability levels. New players are always welcome, please get in touch via our contact page.