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Agenda for League meeting on March 25th 2018

Agenda for League meeting on March 25th 2018 at 1030.am at Kingsmeadow School .

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Extension to TML Season due to bad weather

TML Season extended to April 15th 2018 to allow postponed games to be rearranged . See details in this post .

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2018 -----Officials Camps in June and July 2018

There are two upcoming opportunities for Referees and Table Officials to hone their skills at learning events this summer .

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March 2018 League meeting ---Change of Date

March 2018 TML General Meeting has been changed from March 11th to March 25th 2018 .

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Feb 2018------ FIBA Rules 2017 ---New INTERPRETATIONS issued

OBR 2017 New edition of Interpretations issued --Valid from 1st February 2018

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Postponed TML games in need of Urgent rearrangement ---DEADLINE 31st January 2018.

Postponed TML games in need of URGENT rearrangement . DEADLINE SET as 31st JANUARY. To be clear about the consequences of any unplayed games: BOTH teams receive zero points in the league tables;

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"Men of a Certain Age " ----Tynemet Timebombs at GB Masters 2018 --call for Players

Tynemet Timebombs are offering you the chance to play in the largest basketball tournament in the UK.

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2017 Div 1 KO Cup Final report .

2017 Div 1 KO Cup Final report . Newcastle East Griffins v Newcastle Student Griffins

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2017 Div 2 KO Cup Final report

2017 Div 2 KO Cup Final report . South Tyneside BBC v North Shields Tropics .

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2017 Div 3 KO Cup Final report

2017 Div 3 KO Cup Final report . Whickham Warriors v Phoenix Daze

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Additional video examples of the new 2017 Travelling Rule ( Dec 2017 )

Additional video examples of the new 2017 Travelling Rule

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Basketball England's new website is now live! (December 2017 )

The new Basketball England website has now launched! BE are excited for you to use the new site and there are a number of features to take a look at.

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2017 KO Cup Finals ----- TEAMS CONFIRMED for all 3 games

2017 KO Cup Finals ----- TEAMS CONFIRMED

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December 3rd 2017 . Meeting Reminder

December 3rd 2017 .Officiating Seminar at 9.30am, followed by a League meeting at 10.30am . All teams must send a representative .

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2017 New Rules and Regs . BE issue new clarifications and new videos . (Nov 14th 2017 )

Basketball England recently sent a summary document relating to the new FIBA rules, which were introduced for the 2017-18 season. In this NEW article you will find further clarity on each of the rules and how Basketball England will adopt them.

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2017 KO Cup Finals ----Date ,Venue and Times announced

TML 2017-18 KO Cup Finals . Date ,Venue and times of the 3 Division Finals are announced .

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Coach Kapoulas names 24 players for initial Team England training camp in November 2017

Head Coach Andreas Kapoulas has named the 24 players who will attend Team England’s first preparation camp in November ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth Games. 3 Newcastle Eagles players are included.

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TML Officiating Seminar Presentation , Sept 2017

Link to the Officiating Seminar presentation of Sept 2017 , describing/explaining the New Rules 2017 .

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Advanced notice regarding 2017 TML KO CUP Finals

Date of KO Cup Finals announced ==== Dec 17th 2017

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Reminder of TyneMet League Meeting December 3rd 2017

The regular quarterly meeting of the TML will be held on Dec 3rd at Kingsmeadow School .

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Basketball England Announce Women’s Coaching Staff for Commonwealth Games

Basketball England announce the England Women’s Commonwealth Games coaching staff ahead of next April’s Gold Coast Games

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2017 FIBA Rules . The FINAL Issue of Rules and their Interpretations Edition 1 are published .

The Official Rules effective October 1st 2017 are issued in FINAL format . The Official Interpretations Edition 1 accompany them .

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2017 --Basketball England's New Staffing Structure

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 8:10:00 AM Basketball England are pleased to announce its new staffing structure as we continue to move through a positive period of change for the sport In order to help you find your best point of contact should you have a query, we have produced a brief overview of the new roles and the primary responsibilities for each one. To improve effectiveness and maximise the time that staff can spent working on their various areas, many people are no longer office based.

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2017/18 Changes to the Official Rules of Basketball. Helpful notes .

Each season, FIBA (the Governing Body for the sport globally) send out a list of changes and updates to the Official Rules of Basketball. Some changes are minor, some are a reaction to growing trends within the game, some might be in relation to advances in technology, courts or playing equipment. As a general rule, every competition in this country from the BBL all the way down to local league will follow FIBA’s Official Rules of Basketball and they are used by all referees when officiating a game. Below we've got a quick message on what has changed this season, and a few bits of information on how this affects you.

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Basketball England Officials Development Clinics 2017

An excellent opportunity for any official to develop their skills and take their abilities to the next level, the Officials Development Clinics 2017 will be running this September. The clinics consist of officiating multiple games throughout the Regional Development Tournaments in Manchester. Each game will be carefully observed by high level Basketball England table officials who will be on hand to provide feedback to you.

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