Basketball is an expanding game here in the UK, and we are hoping to be apart of the growth that basketball makes in schools and in the lives of young people, providing them as many opportunities as possible, we will be introducing RDF Lions into Havering National League and CBL competition.
National League and CBL competition will provide basketball opportunities for 100s of young boys, girls, mens & women aged 8+ across Barking & Dagenham, Havering & the surrounding boroughs to be apart of the RDF Lions Family, affiliated with the London Lions professional Basketball team.
Please fill in information below if you are interested.
U13 Districts is soon approaching, we will be putting together a team to represent Barking & Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge, where there'll be National and Regional scouts. if you live or go to school in these boroughs please leave your details below to show interest
London Youth Games are also coming up, if you live in the borough of Havering or go to school in Havering and are year 10 and above please fill in the details below with what you are interested in and a member of our team will respond shortly.
We are really excited to approach the next round with Riverside Campus, in the LYG U14 Schools Quarter Finals. RDF has been working very closely with Riverside Campus since 2016/17 academic year and have built a stronger partnership, together they have managed to engage around 155 young people aged between 8-24 across 420 hours between in 6 months.
We have seen sweat, sacrifice and determination from all these young people and we have been apart of an incredible journey so far with Riverside, we are hoping to develop and identify some really great talent across Riverside, to help raise the level of basketball and give the students and community more opportunities, we have engaged around 20 Riverside students committed to extra basketball sessions with RDF Lions, who are heading towards national league basketball competition.
This next round of the London Youth Games U14 competitions will take everything Riverside has to display its talent and represent the borough of Barking and Dagenham, to get this far they have come a very long way, becoming champions of Barking & Dagenham, to winning their game in
ROUND 1 - Trinity School Of Bexley (30th January 2018) WIN
ROUND 2 - Redden Court (20th February 2018) WIN
ROUND 3 - United Academy Of Engineering (Tuesday 6th March 2018) (FINAL 8)
ROUND 4 - Final 4 (March 28th 2018)