Following the government lockdown legislation being passed this afternoon, we have now been updated by Basketball England that we have to suspend all club sessions with immediate effect. In short, the National League junior season is currently suspended until at least early 2021. Basketball England’s full statement can be read below:
After working so hard to return to safe activity in September, this is naturally a massive disappointment for us in many ways, but something that is entirely beyond our control.
This lockdown was not wholly unexpected, and therefore we have been able to prepare in advance with our support staff to ensure that players on Rockets Performance Programme Pathway continue to be able to access club services despite not being able to be on the court physically.