HOW DOES A SPARTAN CLIMB THE RANKS?
When you enrol at Spartans Basketball Academy you become a 'Spartan Warrior' and receive a white t-shirt. White hoodies are also available.
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 a left and right handed lay-up using correct footwork, being able to make a variety of successful passes in a game situation and more.
If you have attended eighteen sessions and pass the relevant assessment you become an 'Elder' and can obtain a green t-shirt. Green hoodies are also available. As an example, assessment to become an 'Elder' includes using the correct footwork and positioning while defending in a game situation, being able to perform a certain number of press-ups and score free throws during assessment.
If you have attended thirty six sessions and pass the relevant assessment you become a 'King/Queen' and can obtain a red
t-shirt. Red hoodies are also available. As an example, assessment to become a 'King' or 'Queen' includes leading your team to victory during battle and performing a number of drills to a very high standard. 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. Finally, you must have competed in a minimum of 15 competitive school or club games.