Q & A with Two previous Giants on their Recent England Call Up

With two previous Giants players recently being selected to play for England…we took the opportunity to catch up with them and see what they’ve been up to in their basketball career.

Chloe Gaynor (18 years old), has been selected for the U18’s FIBA Europeans B team, whilst Ashante Richards (14 years old) recently travelled to Denmark to take part in the U15’s Invitational International Tournament.


Giants Summer camp 2016

Mansfield Giants will hosting their week long summer camp at Vision West Notts College Sports hall during the summer holidays starting on Monday 26th to 29th July 2016.  The camp will run 10-3pm throughout the week, cost is just £50 for the week or £12 per day and aimed at 6-18 year olds.  Players don't have to be apart of Giants to attend the week, as the camp as it is available to all players across the county and region.  Samworth Church Academy Students and Female players from mansfield aged 6-16 year olds can gain a 25% discount on the fees applied!


Training sessions-From 4th July 2016

Sessions will resume at Samworth Church Academy from Monday 4th July 2016, as the exam period is now over.  the sessions will be as follows with further information to follow with exact date change to the summer holiday timetable:

Monday training-Samworth Church Academy
6-8.30pm U14 -training/trength & Conditioning £4
6.30-9pm U16 -strength & Conditioning/Training £4

Tuesday training -VWNC
6-7pm -Girls development £1.50
7-9pm -16 plus Mixed Scrimmage £4

Wednesdays -Oak Tree LC
6-7pm -13-15 year old development session £1-Up and until 27th July 2016
6-8pm -U16 strength & Conditioning/Training £4
8-10pm -Summer league

Thursdays -Samworth
6-7pm -U11 Training £3
7-8.30 -U13 & u14 training £4
7.30-10pm -U18 strength & Conditioning/Training £4

11-12pm -U12 minis training £3

Replica Kits-Order by 6th August 2016

Mansfield Giants are taking orders for replica kits and shooting shirts for the 2016/217 season.  Kits can be worn for players playing for Giants and each playing shirt can be personalised with a name and number.


Mansfield Giants Club Social Media Policy

Mansfield Giants have now added to their club welfare policies a social media policy to protect members, coaches, volunteers, players as well as encourage good practice. The policy also promote's effective use of social media as part of a club’s activities whilst protecting the integrity of the club and maintaining a high standard of communication with users of Social Media.