Sydney Kings and Sydney Flames Youth League at Hoops Capital

Hoops Capital Launches Sydney Kings & Sydney Flames Youth League, Elevating Local Basketball in Sydney’s East at The Entertainment Quarter.

In a groundbreaking collaboration with the Sydney Kings and Sydney Flames, Hoops Capital has launched the Sydney Kings & Flames Youth League, designed to elevate the grassroots basketball experience for local young athletes.

The Sydney Kings & Flames Youth League offers young athletes (aged 8-18) an opportunity to train and compete in a professionally run league in Sydney’s East, with experienced coaches, professional referees, and a state-of-the-art facility.

The league is designed to elevate the grassroots basketball experience for young basketballers

The new league will operate exclusively at Hoops Capital East, Sydney’s newest state-of-the-art basketball facility in Moore Park.

The league establishes an alignment between the city’s two professional men’s and women’s basketball teams, the Sydney Kings and Sydney Flames, and grassroots competitions.

“We’ve established this league to deliver the best possible grassroots experience for young basketball players in Sydney,” said Paul Smith, Hoops Capital Chairman. “To achieve this goal we will focus on quality coaching, as well as elevating the game experience for
players with quality refereeing. All in the best facility of its type in Sydney. The Sydney Kings & Sydney Flames Youth League is designed as a pathway.”

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Key league features:

  • Highest standard coaches and referees: The youth league has become a mandatory pathway for all Sydney Kings and Sydney Flames coaches.
  • Accessibility & convenience: Two hour free parking at venue; 200m walk from Moore Park Light Rail Station

Key off-court benefits:

  • Professionally managed league: Managed by Hoops Capital, experienced basketball organisation operators and owners of the Sydney Kings and Sydney Flames
  • Complimentary Kings & Flames home game tickets
  • Sydney Kings and Sydney Flames player experiences

The league welcomes participants of all skill levels, providing a place for young athletes to train with their team and dedicated coach during the week and play competition basketball at weekends. Conducted over 10-week seasons, aligned to each of the four school terms.

For those eager to secure their spot in February 2024, registration is now open. Visit to register.

About Hoops Capital:

Hoops Capital was founded in 2020 with the objective of growing the sport of basketball in Australia, from grassroots to the professional level. Hoops Capital owns the NBL’s marquee team, the Sydney Kings, and the WNBL’s only New South Wales team, the Sydney Flames. In 2022, the group founded Hoops Capital Academy, a premium basketball development academy providing participation, development and pathway programs for players of all levels of the game.