Bedford Thunder News

  • Feb
    18

    U10 Juniors Developing Well

    Great to see our U10 Juniors developing, growing but most importantly having fun! Even though it was half term and a few were away, it was great to still have a solid turnout and the players put everything they had into getting better.  Also this month they got their first taste of a real game… Read More

  • Dec
    6

    U14 League Games – 2/12/18

    Bedford Thunder U14 boys attended their second visit to Aylesbury on Sunday 2nd December to face off against Shenley Scorpions and Aylesbury dux. Just like it was previously, half of the players who attended today, it was their first actual league game.  But it was a great performance from everyone as they really stepped up… Read More

  • Dec
    1

    U12 League Games – 1/12/18

    Bedford Thunder U12 team attended the newly formed Bedfordshire Juniors league for their first of 2 preseason events.  This visit saw two games vs North Herts Knights at Wixams Academy. The underlying theme within the Bedfordshire Juniors League is ‘development’ which allowed our players to go out and compete in a structured game environment and… Read More

  • Nov
    27

    U16 League Games – 25/11/18

    For the second time this month the U16 Thunder team took to the court in Aylesbury. All the players showed vast improvements from their first games earlier in the month and the new players looked as comfortable as the rest of the team did. Coach said “During our first set of games we looked nervous,… Read More

  • Nov
    14

    U16 League Games – 11/11/18

    Bedford Thunder U16 team began the season with losses against Shenley Scorpions and Aylesbury Dux. For the majority of players, it was their first exposure to competitive games and it showed. Nerves and inexperience was the initial reaction from the day’s event. Towards the end of the first game, the players began to find themselves… Read More

  • Nov
    5

    U14 League Games – 4/11/18

    Bedford Thunder U14 boys had a shaky start to the season on Saturday afternoon at Aylesbury High School, losing to the South Bucks Comets 24-17 and AHS Gold 33-9. Both teams were slow to get any points up at the start of the game. The game remained close until the very end with South Bucks… Read More

  • Nov
    1

    Youth Shop Now Available

    We have partnered with SPORCH to deliver all the merchandise for our youth program.  Sporch is at the forefront with regards to the highest quality of basketball merchandise.  Currently, we have our game kit, practice kit, hoody and t-shirts available but more will go onto the site in the coming months. To find our youth club… Read More

  • Jul
    21

    Bedford River Festival 2018

    Last weekend (14th & 15th July) Bedford Thunder were in attendance at the Bedford River Festival.  It was a great opportunity to show the community what we have to offer and we had a great time just talking with passers-by about our club. The interest in basketball was huge.  There were kids as young as 5… Read More

  • Aug
    26

    Youth Scrimmage

    What began as an experiment has now turned into a training session of its own.  Following the U18 session, the coaches found themselves bombarded with requests from the U18 players to participate in the men’s Sunday scrimmage.  Unfortunately due to safeguarding issues we were unable to accommodate, so Youth scrimmage was created. Youth scrimmage structure:… Read More

  • Mar
    28