A partnership that delivers new value for basketball enthusiasts A partnership between Sport Singapore, Basketball Association of Singapore and the Singapore Slingers, the ActiveSG Basketball Academy will be helmed by Principal, former national coach Neo Beng Siang and will provide a continuous pathway for everyone – from kids, to youths to working adults, to realise their potential and to engage in the sport. Says Mr Ong Swee Teck, Honorary Secretary, Basketball Association of Singapore, “BAS is happy to partner ActiveSG in providing more opportunities for the community to play basketball. The mission of the ActiveSG Basketball Academy is in line with the aspirations of our Association to bring the sport of basketball to everyone. We want to make playing basketball more accessible at all levels of our community. We look forward to working with the team to promote a more dynamic basketball culture in Singapore” Suitable for both boys and girls, the Academy programme will be priced at SG$130 and will conducted over 10 weeks, three sessions per week. As part of the programme, all youth up to secondary school level will be able to learn and play at a recreational level while working adults will be offered more leagues and locations to play at a recreational level, regardless of their skill level or club...
Singapore Slingers book their ticket to the 2015-16 ABL Championship Final Series against the Malaysia Dragons.
After dropping Game 1 of their play-off semi final series at home to the defending ABL Champions Hitech Bangkok City the Slingers roared back to take Game 2 & 3 against the Thai team.
After losing their home court advantage in Game 1, the Singapore Slingers responded with a big performance in a dominant 95-66 defeat of Hi-Tech Bangkok City at the Thai-Japanese Association Gym in Bangkok last night.