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WHY JOIN?

  • Canterbury Cougars are a well organised Club 
  • Cougars has enough teams in each age division to fit your skill level 
  • Cougars objective with players is to: 
    • Teach them respect for team mates, the coach, refs and their opposition; 
    • Very importantly, build the player's self esteem; 
    • Teach basketball skills, sportsmanship and to operate in a team environment; 
    • Have fun.
  • Cougars are non-profit, being run by volunteers, thereby keeping your costs low. 
  • Cougars provide players with an opportunity to become a coach, which teaches organisation, leadership and strategic thinking. Junior coaches are also paid up to $200 per season and the coaching looks great on the resume.