Draws & News

 4D Freight Friday Night Basketball

Each year we have over 150 teams involving over 1000 primary children playing at various venues including Mainpower Stadium, New Life School, Oxford, Kaiapoi High School and Woodend, Ohoka and Rangiora High School.

Participating teams come from primary schools all over the local area which includes Kaiapoi, Rangiora, Oxford, Loburn, Sefton, Ashley, Leithfield, Fernside, Ohoka, Amberley and Woodend.

These 1000+ players are the foundation which feeds into our representative and community program’s and is the backbone to North Canterbury Basketball Association.

If you are interested in becoming a referee for FNBB please fill in the Referee FNBB form.

There are two seasons of competitions annually:

  • A 6-week competition in Term 1 (approx. late Feb – early April)
  • A 10-week competition in Terms 3 and 4 (September – December with no games in the term holidays)

    Term 1 Dates 2024:

    March 1st
    March 8th
    March 15th 
    March 22nd
    April 5th
    April 12th
    (No FNBB on Easter Friday)

For more information on the Friday Night Competition, view our handbook. 

If you are looking for some great coaching resources please have a look at the Coach Mate app from BBNZ

Grade Winners 2023


Tahi     KNS Heat

Rua      Loburn Lakers

Toru     Ashgrove Super Sonics

Wha     Te Matauru Turbos

Rima     Pegasus bay Pythons

Ono      SJR Saints

Whitu    KJBC Raptors

Waru     NCHS Hoopers

GGG YR 7 & 8

Tui          KNS Storm

Weka     KJBC Jazz

3x3 YR 5 & 6 GRADES

Boys Kahurangi      Amberley Grideos

Boys Kowhai           Swannanoa Warriors

Boys Kakariki          Leithfield Rams

Girls Mawhero         Oxford Fever