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Club appoints first ever junior welfare ambassador

  Friday, May 21, 2021

Manchester Magic and Mystics have appointed their first junior welfare ambassador. Darcey Gordon, a talented guard with the Mystics Academy, has agreed to take on the new role, which will enhance the work of the club’s welfare team. Darcey joined the club as a 14-year-old and has also repres
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Coronavirus: Club stance and advice from Basketball England

  Wednesday, March 11, 2020

The club continues to monitor the coronavirus threat on a daily basis but has no plans at present to cancel community sessions or postpone games. Basketball England has issued the following guidance in a statement on its website: "We are aware of the decisions being taken to cancel sporting events
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Community sessions for year 7-11 relaunching

  Wednesday, September 25, 2019

The Manchester Magic and Mystics are excited to announce that we are relaunching our Monday and Friday sessions for school years 7-11 from Monday 7th October. We have taken this step to give boys and girls more opportunity to develop their basketball skills and therefore become better players. Eac
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Level 1 Referee Course May 2019

  Thursday, April 4, 2019

We will be running a Level 1 qualification on Saturday 18th May (10:00am-5:00pm) at the Manchester Basketball Centre. Referees manager Rick Dell will once again be organising it, so contact him to book your place or find out more. The cost is just £15. Contact Rick on 07803241172 or at rick
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Magic and Mystics establish primary school hub in Cheadle Hulme

  Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Manchester Magic and Manchester Mystics are launching a new training session in Cheadle Hulme for boys and girls at primary school. Led by our experienced and qualified coaching team, it will take place at Laurus Cheadle Hulme (SK8 5GB) on Tuesdays from 5.30-7pm and cost £4. Places will be l
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Manchester Magic and Mystics Primary Schools Basketball Festival

  Friday, November 2, 2018

Manchester Magic and Mystics welcome all children in school years 3, 4, 5 and 6 to attend our Primary Schools Basketball Festival at the Manchester Basketball Centre (Wilbram Road, Whalley Range, Manchester, M16 8GW), on Saturday 17th November at 1:00pm until 4:00pm. Our professional and friendly c
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Places going fast for Level 1 refereeing course

  Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Places on our latest Level 1 refereeing course are going fast. The course, which costs £35, is being held at the Amaechi Basketball Centre on Sunday, 13 May (10am-2.30pm). If you would like to register, contact organiser Rick Dell at or on 07803241172.

Magic and Mystics to hold holiday 3x3 tournaments this April

  Saturday, March 24, 2018

3x3 is taking basketball by storm, so sign up for the Manchester Magic and Manchester Mystics holiday 3x3 Tournaments this April holidays. The tournaments will be for U14s, U16, U18s boys and girls, running from Tuesday 10th April through to Finals Day on Friday 13th April. The fun doesn't stop th
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Your chance to become a referee

  Thursday, March 22, 2018

With our Respect Referees Fortnight almost over, we thought it was the perfect time to announce our next training course. We'll be running a Level 1 qualification on Sunday, 13 May (10am-2.30pm) at the Amaechi Basketball Centre. Referees manager Rick Dell will once again be organising it, so conta
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