For those of you that have been following the Scottish Basketball team in the Commonwealth Games, you’ll have seen the great performances of the whole team, including former Blaze Player and current Barking Abbey Player, Sean Nealon-Lino. Winning all four games against England, Cameroon, India and Nigeria, the route to a medal continues on Saturday […]
At the end of March, Eoghann Dover and myself were invited to York Racecourse for the Persimmon Homes Healthy Communities Scheme Awards. This was a national competition run by the housebuilder and our club were lucky to get down to the 30 finalists for the awards. The Healthy Communities competition went to a public vote […]
Don’t forget to book your tickets for the Blaze 2017-18 Awards Day on 28th April from 1.30-6pm. Tickets are £5 per head. Book your tickets using this form: Thank You!
Good luck to the U18 Blaze women team tomorrow as they take on City of Edinburgh in the SBC League Playoff Final!! The game starts at noon tomorrow at Oriam and if you are unable to support the team in person, you can catch up with the event live on the Basketball Scotland Facebook page […]
There are now only 8 days (8 days, 4 hours and 5 mins actually..) left to vote for the Club. Please make a final push and get everyone – friends, colleagues, neighbours, families, other Basketball Players and fans to vote for us!! Hear from Eogahnn, Douglas and Steve in our video below!
Taking a break from practice, Pride, Blaze and Edin Uni Player, Shawnisay Millar is pictured here with a Blaze Snowballer! Blaze is reliably informed that the baller is named Eoghann Dover, the birthday boy today (2nd March)! Whilst the Crags is currently closed and games are cancelled this weekend, we hope all Blaze Players continue […]
Great result for Blaze Men (B) this afternoon, as the team were crowned SBC (Div2) League Winners in the Blaze v Glasgow University B in a 69 – 62 win for us!! The team have excelled in the league this year with close competition from Perth Phoenix and Edinburgh Lions!
The club has successfully got to the final stages of the Persimmon Healthy Communities voting process, where Persimmon are donating over £600,000 to supporting young people in sport in 2018 throughout the UK. As a finalist, we are relying on all votes but voting closes on the 16th March at 23.59. So to give the […]
Good luck to the Blaze Senior Men in the SBC Cup Final today! Tip off is at 5.45pm and it looks like a big Blaze support is expected to attend. If you’ve not got your tickets for the game at Oriam, you can watch it live on via the Basketball Scotland facebook page. Ahead of […]
Jack Davidson’s article about the club and the background to the Boroughmuir v Real Madrid games in 1967 in the first round of the European Cup is available on the Scottish Review website at this link. Quite a contrast between playing in a 7000 capacity venue in Madrid to back home where the Army Scottish […]