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DBUK President Lina Kankeviciute is delighted to make an official announcement

DBUK President Lina Kankeviciute is delighted to make an official announcement

DBUK President Lina Kankeviciute is delighted to announce that the Silent Bubbles Scuba Academy is our latest sponsorer of London Lionesses Team for 1st Deaf Women Basketball Tournament and GB Deaf men team for going to the European Deaf Basketball Championship in Konya, Turkey, 2012. As part of the deal the Silent Bubbles Scubba Academy […]

DBUK Annual General Meeting (AGM) - 11/01/12

DBUK Annual General Meeting (AGM) – 11/01/12

DBUK have held the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Wednesday 11th January 2012. Time: 6pm. Address of AGM venue held: DCAL Centre 49 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD Google map > click here Nearest tube station: Euston/Euston Square  

NEWS ARTICLE: GB Deaf Basketball team complete World Championship tournament

NEWS ARTICLE: GB Deaf Basketball team complete World Championship tournament

GB Deaf Basketball team complete World Championship tournament Thursday, 13-Oct-2011 The Great Britain Deaf Men’s basketball team returned satisfied with 12th place in the 2011 World Deaf Basketball Championships held in Palermo, Italy. The Great Britain team, organised by Deaf Basketball UK, are relatively new to the international deaf basketball scene after forming in 2008. […]

NEWS ARTICLE: Good sports

NEWS ARTICLE: Good sports

Deaf Hill Primary School pupils Published on Wednesday 19 October 2011 14:04 SCHOOLCHILDREN are proving they are good sports after picking up a prestigious award for their activities. Deaf Hill Primary School beat tough competition from across County Durham to be crowned winner during the County Durham Sports Partnership Awards. The school, based in Trimdon […]

Watch 2011 World Deaf Basketball Championship LIVE at Palermo, Italy

Watch 2011 World Deaf Basketball Championship LIVE at Palermo, Italy

SportsMX are happy to inform you that they will be covering the 2011 World Deaf Basketball Championship at Palermo, Italy from 16-24 September, 2011. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the media team at media@sportsmx.com. Anyone can watch on sportsmx live: www.sportsmx.com These are the qualifying stages for GB: 16th September: […]

London's Metro newspaper

London’s Metro newspaper

“An advert appeared in the London’s Metro newspaper on Monday 5 September 2011 to ask readers for support to GB Deaf Men Basketball team to 2011 World Deaf Basketball Championships – by sending text message to donate money or via online donation.”

NEWS ARTICLE: Report by Stirling Observer on Scotland basketball team and Mitch Graham.

NEWS ARTICLE: Report by Stirling Observer on Scotland basketball team and Mitch Graham.

NEWS ARTICLE: Report by Stirling Observer on Scotland basketball team and commented about one of the players who is our own deaf legend – Mitch Graham! SCOTLAND’S U18 men’s team aim to keep ice-cool as Basketball Scotland’s Summer Slam sizzles to its climax at The Peak this weekend. They face Norway in a double-header, in […]

NEWS ARTICLE: Report by Shoreham Herald about Alex Milner- GB Deaf basketball player

NEWS ARTICLE: Report by Shoreham Herald about Alex Milner- GB Deaf basketball player

NEWS ARTICLE: Report by Shoreham Herald about Alex Milner – member of GB Deaf Men Basketball Team and the funding support needed for the 2011 WDBC. ALEX Milner is thrilled to have been selected for the Great Britain basketball team for the World Deaf Championships later this year. Milner, 19, from Worthing, played for GB […]

There will be no basketball world championships in Sweden

There will be no basketball world championships in Sweden

There will be no basketball world championships in Sweden The Swedish Basketball Team for men qualified for the World Championship in Palermo. But now, says Swedish Dövbasket no to games. The reasons are several. There was a sense that the Swedish national team in basketball this fall would go to Palermo to play the World […]

England Basketball: GB lose second leg in Deaf World Championship qualifier

England Basketball: GB lose second leg in Deaf World Championship qualifier

Thursday, 14-Apr-2011 Great Britain’s Deaf Basketball team lost their second leg qualifying game against Sweden 53-47 at Edmonton Green Leisure Centre on 10 April. With GB also losing the first leg in Stockholm 59-37 on 2 April, they are now unlikely to qualify for the World Championship Tournament in Palermo, Italy from 16-24 September 2011. […]

Leicester-shire & Rutland Sport: Deaf Basketball Day

Leicester-shire & Rutland Sport: Deaf Basketball Day

09.04.2011 Deaf Basketball Day Active together Oadby & Wigston, Action Deafness and England Basketball have worked together to create a Deaf Basketball Day on Saturday 9th April 2011 to be held at: Parklands Leicester Centre, 77 Wigston Rd, Oadby, Leicester, LE2 5QG Aim: The main aim is to promote awareness for D/deaf basketball and Sport […]

Sweden defeated Britain in the basketball qualifiers

Sweden defeated Britain in the basketball qualifiers

Sweden won the first World Cup qualifying match in basketball in Britain with 59-37 (9-14, 12-8, 20-7, 18-8). Vasagatan Hall in Solna was filled to capacity, nearly 300 people came to cheer for Sweden. In the first two introductory sessions did not work particularly well for Sweden. It went too slowly, simply and shoots did […]

News Article from 'The Muslim News'

News Article from ‘The Muslim News’

Please check this link – news article from The Muslim News mentioning about London Lionesses! http://www.muslimnews.co.uk/paper/index.php?article=5185

Official Announcement from Head Coach

Official Announcement from Head Coach

Dear Basketball Lovers, Fans and Sponsors Basketball season for 2010/11 has started! Our London Lions mens team secured a great result against the Paris Basketball Club with the score ending in 58-53. It was indeed a close one! Congratulations are in order for the team, commiserations to the Parisians! I can say that this is […]

Fifth Annual Volunteer Awards Lunch

Fifth Annual Volunteer Awards Lunch

One of the highlights of the English basketball calendar, the Annual Volunteer Awards Function, was held for the fifth time on Saturday 11 September at the National Motorcycle Museum near Birmingham. The event provides an opportunity to honour and recognise those people who volunteer their services on a local, regional and national scale throughout England. Harry Errington […]

GB Men Team to take charge at the U21 World Deaf Basketball Championships

GB Men Team to take charge at the U21 World Deaf Basketball Championships

25 June to 3 July 2010 – Lublin Poland DBUK are still working hard to develop and send the elite Great Britain deaf men team for the Under-21 World Deaf Basketball Championships to be held in Lublin, Poland. A same location where GB men team have completed the U20 European Deaf Basketball Championships in last […]

Brent: Basketball club for deaf players moves to Brent

Brent: Basketball club for deaf players moves to Brent

26/10/2009 The Deaf London Lions basketball club have now found a new home in Brent, at Preston Manor High School in Wembley. The all-deaf club competes in the London amateur league and in various all-deaf tournaments around Europe from time to time. They cater for deaf and hearing-impaired men, women and junior players. Beginners are […]

2009 U20 GB team – mission accomplished

2009 U20 GB team – mission accomplished

Message from DBUK: Last Sunday 28 June 2009, the U20 GB men team have returned home from U20 European Deaf Basketball Championships in Lublin, Poland. The team have fought tirelessly for 5 games with different strong European countries. Since they have only got 6 players – five on the court and one on the bench […]

Official Announcement: 2009 U20 GB Deaf Men Basketball Team

Official Announcement: 2009 U20 GB Deaf Men Basketball Team

Deaf Basketball UK in conjunction with UK Deaf Sports officially announces the 2009 Under-20 Great Britain Deaf Men Basketball team who will be competing in the 2nd DIBF U20 European Deaf Basketball Championships to be held in Lublin, Poland on 22 to 27 June 2009. Our congratulations to those currently selected players and officials as […]