The Raptors senior basketball club is open to players of all ages and abilities. The emphasis is on getting a group of people together to play regularly and have fun.
Raptors Joining Fee is only £20. All Raptors members will also become Basketball England members. All benefits of Basketball England memberships are applicable to Raptors members too.
To join Raptors please fill out a new membership form below and return it to Carl Humphries by email ( CHUMPHRIES@chesterton.cambs.sch.uk) or at one of the sessions.
Where Do We Play?
Training sessions are held every Monday and Thursday, except bank holidays, at Cambourne Village College, Sheepfold Lane, Cambourne, Cambs, CB23 6FR.
When Do We Train?
Scrimmage Sessions - From 30th of April 2018, every Monday and Thursday between 7:30pm to 9:30pm are open scrimmage sessions played full court depending on the turn out. The club still accepts new members for Thursday sessions. Please contact Carl Humphries ( CHUMPHRIES@chesterton.cambs.sch.uk) for more information.
Team Training Sessions - From September 2018, every Monday between 7:30pm to 9:30pm are coached sessions for players who are intending to play competitive basketball in the Cambs League. In 2017/18 season , Raptors has entered a team in division 2. We are expecting to do the same for 2018/18 season.
The team training sessions continue until the end of April 2019, Monday sessions are for the team players exclusively. Home matches will be on Mondays too..
How Much Does It Cost?
Joining Fee is only £20 which is payable by all members.
Non-Team Players Subs - £5 per session when a player attends a Thursday session.
From the 30th of April 2018, both Mondays and Thursday sessions can be used
Team Players Subs is fixed at £190 (in addition to the membership fees). £190 is inclusive of all Monday sessions (From September 2017 until the 23rd of April 2018).
Players who represent Raptors will not pay any match fees
Team players cannot attend a Thursday session instead of a Monday if they miss a Monday session.
If you join the squad players from 20th of January 2018 onwards, the subs is fixed at £70.
Fees are not refundable but in exceptional cases players can miss the second or third installments.
Joining Fee - a joining fee of £20 will be requested via an email if you would like to join the club.
Scrimmage Sessions - Payment requests will be sent by email once per month for the previous month. For example if you have only attended two Thursdays and one Monday session in the month of May, you will receive an online payment request of £15 in June.
Squad Training Sessions - Payment requests will be sent by email as follows:
£70 by the 14th of January 2018 - Accepting new players.
Our senior sessions are mixed and our coach is also a woman. Women are welcome to join our Thursday sessions. Having said that the majority of our members are men. Hence, we are looking into starting a separate ladies only sessions to encourage wemen to participate the sport. If you are interested please contact Ivonne on email@example.com.
Raptors 2017/18 Fixtures - Cambs League Division 2
Sun 1st Oct 17 Hawks v Raptors (AWAY)
Mon 16th Oct 17 Raptors v Thunder (HOME)
Mon 4th Dec 17 Slammers v Raptors (AWAY)
Mon 18th Dec 17 Raptors v Slammers (HOME)
Mon 29th Jan 18 Raptors v Pirates (HOME)
Mon 12th Feb 18 Raptors v Hawks (HOME)
Sun 18th Mar 18 Cougars 2 v Raptors (AWAY)
Mon 23rd Apr 18 Raptors v Cougars 2 (HOME)
Sun 29th Apr 18 Thunder v Raptors (AWAY)
Wed 14th May 18 Pirates v Raptors (AWAY)
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This site is dedicated to promoting the sport of basketball within Cambourne and the surrounding villages. The Junior and Senior teams are organised seperately but this site presents information for both so that anyone interested in playing the game can get started.
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