U Sports 3X3 Basketball 2013 presented by NTUC Link
Starts: Nov 16, 2013 Ends: Nov 17, 2013
Singapore Basketball Centre
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U Sports 3X3 Basketball 2013 presented by NTUC Link

Date: 16/11/2013 to 17/11/2013

Time: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Location: Singapore Basketball Centre


Latest update:

1) Latest fixture and schedule to be uploaded HERE.

 

2) National 3-Point and Slam Dunk Contests, happening on either 16 or 17 Nov, are taking in registration with U Sports or BAS as well. Submit your Name, NRIC, contact no, and registered Team Name to info@usports.com.sg or BAS HQ now. These contests are open to participants of the U Sports 3X3 Basketball 2013 tournament only.

 

 

The annual U Sports 3X3 Basketball tournament is back with exciting programs lined up for you! This event is presented to you by NTUC Link, jointly organised by U Sports and Basketball Association of Singapore (BAS).

 

  • Stand to win over $10,000 cash & prizes for the competition element! (Registration has closed for ALL general categories!)
  • Slam Dunk and 3-Point Shootout Contests available with additional prizes to be won! (Winner will be crowned National Slam Dunk and 3-Point Champions!)
  • Opportunity to be part of the Slam Dunk Record Setting Challenge on the Singapore Book of Records! (All eligible participants will receive a token of appreciation after the successful attempt)

 

 

1. Event details are as follows

 

Date – 16 & 17 November 2013, Saturday & Sunday

Time - 8 am to 7 pm (subject to final confirmation of fixtures and schedules)

Venue – Singapore Basketball Centre, 601 Aljunied Crescent #01-04 Singapore 389862

 

 

Competition categories -

General: *U12 Boys & Girls | *U14 Boys & Girls | *U17 Boys & Girls | Men’s & Ladies’ Open

*U12 is for players born in & before year 2003 (i.e. year 2001, 2002 & 2003);
U14 is for players born in year 1999 & after;
U17 is for players born in year 1996 & after

Registration has closed for ALL general categories due to overwhelming response. Click HERE for the registration form. If you have not submitted your team form, please do so asap. Send in to U Sports or BAS.

 

Union: Men’s & Ladies’ Open | Men’s Veteran

For Union categories, contact your Union Sports Convenors now! If you are unsure which Union your team belongs to, drop U Sports an email at info@usports.com.sg or directly to NTUC Membership at 6213-8008.

 

Singapore Book of Records -

  •  This record attempt has been officially registered by U Sports with SBOR.
  • This record attempt is for: “Most number of slam dunks performed within an hour”

This record attempt is a team effort and we are looking for a minimum of 30 and maximum of 50 participants to complete it together!

  •  This is in conjunction with the event – U Sports 3X3 Basketball, with the event details as shown above.
  • Registration is FREE to participate in this record setting.
  • For more details, download the registration form HERE to find out more.
  • All eligible participants who completed the mission with us will receive a token of appreciation.

If you are interested, submit the completed form to info@usports.com.sg / fax to 6581-3326 / BAS office at 601 Aljunied Crescent.

 

Closing date to register for this: 01 November 2013, Friday

 

 

2. Registration Fees for Competition

 

 

Category Super Early Bird
(1 – 14 Oct)
Early Bird
(15 – 31 Oct)
Normal
(1 – 8 Nov)

U12 Boys / Girls

$50

$60

U14 Boys / Girls
U17 Boys / Girls

$60

$80

$100

Open Men / Ladies

$80

$100

$120

*U12 is for players born in & before year 2003 (i.e. year 2001,2002 & 2003 only); U14 is for players born in year 1999 & after; U17 is for players born in year 1996 & after

*Registration fee reflected is for a team of max. 4 players (3 + 1 reserve)

*All categories are only good to go with a minimum of 8 registered teams per cat

*Fee is inclusive of complimentary 2-year nEbO membership for non working individuals aged 12-24. Other T&Cs apply. Please refer to T&C stated below.

 

 

Registration has closed for ALL general categories due to overwhelming response.

 

Captains’ Briefing: 12 November 2013, Tuesday @ BAS, from 7 - 8 pm (Subject to change)  More details to be sent out after the closing of the registration.

 

 

3. Size chart for Event Jersey TOP

 

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4. Prizes for Competition

 

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5. How to Register

 

Participation for the competition:

1A) Union categories – Please contact your Union Sports Convenors for registration!

If you are not sure which NTUC Union you belong to, contact 6213-8008 to find out. If you need help contacting the Union Sports Convenors, do contact Fu Yong (Mr) at chia_fu_yong@ntucclub.com.sg for further assistance.

 

1B) General categories (U12/U14/U17/Men’s & Ladies’ Open) - Registration has closed for ALL general categories due to overwhelming response. Click HERE to download the form for completion. If you have not submitted your team form, please do so asap. Send in to U Sports or BAS.

 

Participation for the Singapore Book of Records:

2) Click HERE to download the form for completion

Final closing date: 23 October

 

3) Send in your completed forms before the closing dates to

- U Sports at info@usports.com.sg / fax to 6581-3326 / walk-in to U Sports office at 1 Pasir Ris Close Singapore 519 599, Begonia Pavilion beside Aranda Country Club & Carpark B

- BAS at 601 Aljunied Crescent #01-04 Singapore 389 862

 

4) Registration has closed for ALL general categories due to overwhelming response.

 

6. Rules and Regulations for the Competition

 

The latest R&R, in accordance with FIBA, will only be updated in early October.

 

Important R&R will also be highlighted during the compulsory Captain’s Briefing Session to be held on the 12 November 2013, Tuesday @ BAS from 7 – 8 pm. More details regarding the Captain’s Briefing will be sent out to all captains of registered teams after the final closing date.

 

7. Terms & Conditions

 

1) Matters regarding the Competition

 

  • Referees and tournament rules of the competition will be from and governed by Basketball Association of Singapore (BAS), which is the Joint Organiser of this event together with U Sports.

Please contact the NSA directly in the event of any technical enquiries in regards to the games.

  • Format of play to be updated soon.
  • In the absence of any team in any of the competing rounds, a win or default (walk-over) would be awarded to the other opponent by the end of the grace period.
  • Players shall comply with the instructions and decision of the event organisers and match officials.
  • The entire tournament will be played in accordance to FIBA 3X3 format.
  • Any protest must be made on the Official Protest Form on the actual event day. (Request from the registration counter) A non-refundable protest fee of $50 must be paid along with the protest form by the Captain/ Manager. The fee will only be refunded if the protest is valid.
  • Any change/ amendment/ decision would be made at the sole discretion of the organising committee.

 

2) Matters regarding registration and players

 

For the General categories (U12/ U14/ U17/ Men’s & Ladies’ Open):

  • U12 is for players born in & before year 2003; U14 is for players born in year 1999 & after; U17 is for players born in year 1996 & after
  • Each player can only be registered for 01 team per category. Eligibility of players will be subject to the decision of the NSA, i.e. Basketball Association of Singapore
  • Late submission of teams will not be accepted, subject to the final decision of the Organisers (i.e. U Sports & BAS)
  • Registration for the competition is only confirmed upon payment (if any) made with team registration form and parent consent (if required) received.
  • Registration is based on first-come-first-served basis and will be closed once maximum number of slots is reached.
  • All participants MUST bring along their NRIC/ Passport or NTUC/ nEbO membership card on the day of competition for verification by the Officials before the competition starts.
  • Participants aged 20 & below are required to submit parent consent (can be found along with registration form). Failure to do so will result in disqualification.
  • Registration is non-refundable, in the event of cancellation/ no-show

 

For the Union categories:

  • Teams and players registered must be of the same Unions and registration forms must be endorsed by the Unions’ GS or Presidents.
  • Every Union is allowed to send a maximum of 02 teams per category
  • Subject to other T&C stated on the Union registration form
  • For any other matters, contact Fu Yong (Mr) at chia_fu_yong@ntucclub.com.sg

 

3) Matters regarding nEbO membership

 

  • Fee is inclusive of complimentary 2-year nEbO membership for non working individuals aged 12-24 in the following manner:
  • 2-year nEbO membership is applicable to new members aged 12-24.
  • New members aged 25 will receive 1-year membership
  • 2-year nEbO membership extension is applicable to existing members aged 12-24 whose membership has less than 1 year validity.
  • Participants, with incomplete information given, will NOT be entitled to the complimentary nEbO membership.
  • Allow 2 to 4 weeks after the event for the processing of the membership. Membership card will be mailed out upon successful processing after the event
  • Eligibility of the players for the membership is subject to verification by the Main Organiser of event (which refers to U Sports) and nEbO

 

 4) Safety matters

 

  • Captains/ Managers shall undertake the responsibility of ensuring the health and wellbeing of the players participating in this competition
  • Medics and ambulance will be deployed for the competition on the actual days of the event. Location and site lay out will be shared to all team captains during the compulsory Captain’s Briefing on the 12 November.
  • Players are advised not to participate if they are feeling unwell. In such cases, please inform the event organiser (i.e. U Sports and/ or BAS) and match officials immediately on the days of event.
  • All participants (on the days of event  – as in 16 & 17 Nov) are covered under the Accidental Medical Expenses Insurance capped at $250 for injuries sustained at the event competition only. Subject to verification by the Event Organiser (i.e. U Sports)

 

 

8. Sponsors & Partners of Event

 

Event brought to you by: U Sports

Presented by: NTUC Link

Jointly Organised by: Basketball Association of Singapore

Official Youth Partner: nEbO

Partners: FIBA 3X3, World Refugees

Official Apparel: Vikerz

Official Beverage: Pere Ocean

Official Energy Beverage: Milo

Official Media: NTUC Media

Other Sponsors: Gatsby, Mamee, Salonpas

 

 

9. Q&A

 

For further enquiries, drop us an email to info@usports.com.sg / call hot-line at 6582-3459.