Our Programme

The University of Westminster Men’s Basketball Team has been a part of BUCS (British Universities & Colleges Sport) organisation for over a decade. The Westminster Dragons community currently compete in over 25 different sports, where the men’s basketball program has excelled as one of the premier teams over the years.

To be eligible –

  • Enrolled on a full-time/part-time undergraduate or postgraduate course of study at the University of Westminster.
    Must have a valid university ID card with an expiry date

We aim as the Westminster basketball programme:
“to maximise athletic and basketball potential of student-athletes with opportunity.”

Teams & Competitions

  • 1st Team (10-15 players)
    10 games per season plus cup fixtures
  • Men’s Club Level (10-15 1st Team players)
    London Local Men’s League
  • 2nd Team & 3rd Team (10-15 players)
    10 games per season plus cup fixtures
  • Pre-Season Friendlies
  • Annual University Varsity
  • End of season tournament – Abroad TBC
  • University Sports Tour TBC

Training & Practice for 1st Team

  • 3x Practice Sessions a week
  • Weekly Strength & Conditioning Sessions
  • Pre-Season programme
  • National League opportunities
  • Access to basketball court facilities
  • Access to modern gym facilities in Regents and Harrow Campus (via Gym Membership)
  • 1-to-1 sessions (Upon request)

Benefits

  • High Qualified National Coaching
  • London based campuses
  • Westminster Basketball Practice Vest & Shorts
  • Westminster Basketball Game Day Long Sleeve*
  • UWSU Dragons gear*
  • Nutritional advice/programme
  • Game-tape footage  – Video analysis and individual performance feedback
  • Statistics provided for the team and personal improvement
  • Travel covered for away games (Out of London only)
  • Elite Athletes Programme (e-mail mens.basketball@suwestminster.ac.uk or info@westminster-basketball.com)
    Include coaching reference and game tape.
*UWSU Dragons & Westminster Basketball kit will have to be purchased with sports membership

For more information on the programme e-mail us at mens.basketball@su.westminster.ac.uk