|Basketball contacts and websites|
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If you're a basketball nut then it couldn't be easier to get involved in the game.
Whether you are a complete novice or a seasoned club player there's plenty of people to point you in the right direction.
There are loads of websites packed with all the information you'll need about this great game.
And remember, there are different people to contact depending on where you live in the UK.
In England there are a host of people you can get in touch with if you want to get into basketball, including nine professional BBL teams who have various playing opportunities for young people.
Or you can check out the excellent England Basketball Association website:
If you live in Northern Ireland and you want to get playing, why not get in touch with the governing body?
Or, you could try going directly to your nearest club by following the link below to the Irish Basketball Association's club pages:
Basketballscotland's website has plenty of info on clubs and organistions.
We've picked out the best websites dedicated to basketball in Scotland:
Or you can phone, e-mail or even pop in to see your local development officer
You can also get information from Sport Scotland, which is the body responsible for organising and promoting Scottish sport.
Getting involved in basketball in Wales couldn't be simpler.The Sports Council for Wales will put you in touch with an organiser in your area - just click on the link below:
Or you can find more information on the official website for Basketball in Wales: