Our basketball club
UEL Basketball has gone from strength to strength over the last six seasons. Having become one of UEL's focus sports with more and more players are choosing their education and basketball with us.
In 2017-18, there were three title winning teams including Women’s 1st, men’s 2nd and men’s 3rd, with the men’s 1st finishing a close 2nd in the Premier South league. Our men’s and women’s 1st teams now play in the highest possible BUCS league which makes UEL the place to be for basketball. The men’s programme now boasts four teams and two women’s teams for players to be involved in.
Mens training takes place every Monday at 6:00-10:00pm at SportsDock, which is located on the Docklands Campus.
Womens training takes place every Tuesday at 6:00-8:00pm at SportsDock, which is located on the Docklands Campus.
UEL boasts some of the best indoor facilities in London. Players will have access to two arenas and four full international standard courts as well as a show court. The facility was the home for the USA Basketball national men’s and women’s teams for the London 2012 Olympics.
Players will have access to first class strength and conditioning provision with a purpose built facility as well as the world-class UEL SportsDock fitness centre.
As a member of the UEL Basketball Club players get the opportunity to train and play with four men’s and 2 women’s team. Teams currently compete in BUCS league with the women’s 2nd team competing in LUSL.
As a basketball scholar players will be able to access daily one-to-one training sessions, strength and conditioning, medical and physiotherapy support, as well as workshops.
Join this club
We welcome players of all levels, so why not give it a try.
We welcome players of all levels, so why not give it a try
Brian Nguru , Men's Basketball
Representing the UEL Basketball team has been the best experience I have ever had. The facilities, coaching and support is of an elite level and gives me the tools I need to progress as an athlete.