Junior Men’s – Social Basketball League Christchurch

Christchurch Men’s YOUTH social basketball competition is cancelled for 2021.


Note: The Juniors League is no longer playing in 2021. If you are a group of 17-21 years olds and are keen to enter a team we recommend you enter one of the adult leagues:


> Men’s Social Basketball League Info

> Mixed Social Basketball League info


For further information about entering a predominantly younger team in one of the adult leagues/ being a team captain, call Dave now on 027 217 9296. Or email him on: socialbball@gmail.com 




Are you at high school and want to join a fun social basketball league outside of school?

Did you play basketball at high school and want to continue now that you are working or at uni?


Junior Social Basketball League Christchurch


  • Venue: Wharenui Gym, on Matipo Street, in Riccarton.
  • Date: Every Wednesday night starting Jan 20th. (Max 16 teams) 
  • Register your Team for 2021 Here Now.
  • Game times: 6:15pm, 7pm, 7:45pm & 8:30pm. (Your team’s game time will rotate in the draw each week).
  • Running clock: 40 minutes. (2 halves of 20 minutes, with a 2 minute half-time break).
  • Suitable for: players who are keen, love basketball and want to play in organised games that are not overly competitive.
  • Skill level: Similar level to Friday-night school basketball leagues.


Why enter The Junior League?


  • It’s a great workout – you get the dual benefits of anaerobic exercise mixed with lots of muscle endurance and strength from all the explosive movements!
  • Play basketball in a social setting with a great standard of refereeing on non-slippery courts.
  • Play in a social team with your friends – it’s a great way to catch up each week.
  • Reasonably priced at $45 per team per game (this works out at $6-$8 per person per night).


Information for team organisers/ captains:


  • Get a groups of mates or school friends and enter a team.
  • We recommend you get 7 to 10 people for your team.
  • Choose a team name. Choose a team colour (Uniforms are optional).
  • Further details about Registering A Team are Here.