Chandler Park Jets Junior Basketball Club (CPK Jets) is one of the 16 clubs that makes up the Knox Basketball Association.
We are an inclusive family oriented club who work with our players and families to provide players of all abilities the opportunity to play Basketball in a fun in supported team environment.
We have teams across all age groups from Under 8 to Under 23.
Our under 8 to under 16 teams train at Fairhills High School on Wednesday nights or at Knox Basketball Stadium Tuesday night. Games are played on Saturday for the under 8's to under 16's and Sunday for the Under 19 and under 23's.
Chandler Park Jets offer a free Future Jets training program introducing young players to the game of basketball and learning some basic skills before committing to a team.
Chandler Park Jets has one of the lowest registration fees amongst the the Knox clubs. To help keep costs down we offer payment plans, a loan uniform for the first season for all under 8 players and loan uniform until a uniform can be purchased at older age groups. All players registering for Summer 22 will also receive a free personalised Jets training top amongst some of the great incentives for being a member of the Chandler Park Jets club.
Basketball at Chandler Park Jets is all about providing players the opportunity to enjoy a recreational activity with friend’s whist being physically active.
At the Jets our core values are:
1. Winning isn’t everything!
At Jets we focus on the development of skills, playing of the game and having fun.
2. Children learn best from example.
Parents and coaches should set a good example by their own conduct, behaviour and appearance. Control your temper. Respect and show appreciation for volunteer coaches, officials, administrators and the facilities and equipment provided.
3. Accept decisions of all referees
Accept decision off all referees as being fair and called to the best of their ability.
4. Verbal and physical abuse is not tolerated.
Respect the rights, dignity and worth of every person. All players, coaches, officials and spectators are to be treated with equity.
5. Teamwork and persistence.
All players are to listen to their coaches for advice and try to apply it at practice and in games.
6. Coaches are to act in a professional & supportive manner. Encouragement should be offered to all teammates and players.
If you have any concerns or believe one or more of these values are not being obeyed please contact us.
At the Chandler Park Jets we hold an annual family day where our players are recognised for their time at the Jets and awards are presented. Due to COVID we have unfortunately been unable to hold our family day for the past two years but we are planning on holding our family day again in 2022.
CONGRATULATIONS to our December player of the month Emersyn .
Emersyn plays in our u14/1 girls team and is a committed, positive and hard working player! She is always striving to be her best. We are very proud of you… Well done Emersyn!!
Chandler Park Jets have joined NBL Melbourne United's Grassroots Program.
Members of the Chandler Park Jets can enjoy:
Live Melbourne United basketball is back!
As part of our Grassroots Membership with United, we have access to 20% off tickets to their next two home games at John Cain Arena.
Thursday 16th December 7.30pm tip off v Sydney Kings
Sunday 19th December 1pm tip off v New Zealander Breakers
To take up this incredible offer, simply enter the password UNITED22028 at the start of the ticket purchase process via Ticketek.
Melbourne United also have a competition running for kids aged 6-13 years olds, click on the link for more information: https://www.facebook.com/MelbourneUnitedBasketball/photos/a.223711894325263/5116497085046695/
Did you know Chandler Park Jets are a part of the Pancake Parlour Club Rewards program?
Members of the Chandler Park Jets can join the Pancake Parlour Lovely Rewards program and support our club just by eating at the Pancake Parlour, just scan your member barcode and the Jets will get 1 point for every dollar you spend.
By doing so you are helping our club to receive sporting rewards vouchers for our player of the month program and have us in the running for winning money to go towards our family day when do our trophy presentations.
As a Lovely Rewards member you will start earning Silver Dollars that can be converted into Parlour freebies.
Join Lovely Rewards and start helping the club.