HOW DOES A SPARTAN CLIMB THE RANKS?

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Spartan Warrior

When you enrol at Spartans Basketball Academy you become a 'Spartan Warrior' and receive a white t-shirt. White hoodies are also available.

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Elite Spartan Warrior

If you have attended six training sessions and pass the relevant assessment you become an 'Elite' Spartan Warrior and can obtain a grey t-shirt. Grey hoodies are also available. As an example, assessment includes successfully performing a left and right handed lay-up using the correct footwork, being able to make a variety of successful passes in a game situation and more. 

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Elder

Coaching Staff will inform players when they have become an 'Elder'. Assessment includes dedication to the academy, being on time, not missing sessions or matches, being a good teammate and respecting your coach to name a few. You will also be required to represent Spartans during the season.

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1 KING

King/Queen

If you have attended the academy for two years and have passed relevant assessments you become a 'King/Queen' and can obtain a red

t-shirt. Red hoodies are also available. You must also have a good understanding of rules and be involved in coaching your peers. Your fitness levels will be high and you are performing skills and drills at a very high level.