Latest News
  1. Preview: Eagles WBBL vs Nottingham Wildcats
  2. Preview: Eagles vs Manchester Giants
  3. David Versus The Giants
  4. Legal Eagles Sintons Extend Support
  5. Fans Set To Flock To Eagles Fanzone

Foundation

Foundation
September 20, 2022
October Half-Term Camps

Our October 2022 Half-Term Camps are available to book now for Under-10s through to Under-18s and EABL players. The camp days are for players of all ranges of ability and take place from Monday 24 to Thursday 27 October. Please see below for details about each camp date: Monday 24 October 09:00 – 16:00 U10,…

Foundation
September 20, 2022
New Weekly Girls Only Wednesday Nights

Starting on Wednesday 28 September our Vertu Motors Arena will be hosting two new weekly girls only coaching sessions led by WBBL players. NEW WEEKLY SESSIONS ON WEDNESDAYS U10 & U12 – 6-7pm U14 & U16 – 7-8pm These beginner and intermediate sessions are open to girls at any of our junior clubs and for all abilities. The…

Foundation
September 6, 2022
Academy’s Two Day Development Weekend Success

In first major event for the re-launched Eagles Academy its coaches, players and officials took part in a two-day crossover event in Edinburgh and Newcastle. There were wins on the court for all our performance players, but the biggest win was the development of all involved. Saturday saw our Eagles Under 14s boys, girls and…

Foundation
August 1, 2022
Lionesses Inspiring Eagles

At such an exciting moment for women’s sport it’s the perfect opportunity to get into basketball with our brand new girls only sessions, coached by players from our Newcastle Eagles WBBL team. Following the historic and inspirational performances of the Lionesses winning the 2022 UEFA European Women’s Football Championship, the first major trophy for a senior England…

Foundation
July 5, 2022
Summer Basketball Camps

Our Summer 2022 Basketball Camps are available to book now for players of all ages and ability. Camp days take place from 9am to 3pm from Monday 25 July until Friday 2 September with set days for age groups throughout the summer. Each booking is just £16.50 per player per day and we are also offering parents the chance to drop-off players early from 8:30am at…

Foundation
June 18, 2022
Merrifield Reps Eagles On National Stage

George Merrifield flies the flag for the Eagles Academy this weekend after the hot prospect won his place at the inaugural Aspire All-Star National Tournament. The cream of the country’s Under 13 and Under 15 hoops talent descends on Manchester’s National Basketball Performance Centre for two days of red hot action. And Merrifield has been…

Arena
June 9, 2022
Job Advert: Casual Events and Hospitality Staff

Our Vertu Motors Arena is looking to recruit casual staff to work a broad range of events we host, from basketball games and boxing to conferences and weddings. We have a number of roles in food and beverage as well as some behind the scenes opportunities for new event crew members to work on setting-up and…

Foundation
May 27, 2022
Our Biggest Girls Only Clinic Yet For Her World Her Rules

On Thursday night our Eagles WBBL team and Academy coaches hosted our biggest girls only clinic yet with over 50 players taking to the Vertu Motors Arena court for the special Her World Her Rules event. In the UK the Her World Her Rules project, led by FIBA Europe in partnership with GB Basketball, aims…

Foundation
May 23, 2022
U10 and U12 Advanced Development Groups

Following on from the success of our 2021-22 season when all three of our Eagles Academy teams reached the Junior National Basketball League’s last 16 and our Under 14 boys went one further to reach the national quarter finals, we are delighted to say that we are expanding our advanced development provision this coming year….