Basketball is a boys’ sport in the Lent term and is an alternative sport for boys who don’t wish to row or play hockey.
There is a 1st and 2nd team which plays four times a week, including weekly games on Saturday from a full and competitive fixture card.
Both teams compete successfully in matches and there are opportunities to play in invitational tournaments throughout the term.
Pangbourne uses a number of external coaches from professional teams and the team play in the refurbished basketball court in the Sports Hall.
Trips to the British Basketball League Final in Birmingham are arranged to offer students a glimpse of what it takes to succeed in the sport at the highest level in this country.