BALL IS LIFE NZ 3v3 is a street basketball tournament. Friendly, Competitive, Mixed, Males and Females over the age of 18.
Basketball games will be played three a side on one hoop. At one time, each half of the full-size basketball court will have two teams of 3 players competing against each other. Maximum of 8 Teams will compete on the day to be the Best of 8 a.k.a "Central Kings"
*Central - because Victoria Park Market is located in Auckland Centre. Keep an eye out for East, West and North edition tournaments coming soon.
Rules are Simple:-
21 points per game. Points are scored differently to a normal game. Instead of 3-pointers, there are 2-pointers and only 1-point for inside the shooting circle. A maximum of 1 hour will be allowed per game. Check the Game Rules doc for detailed rules.
Tickets: $60 per team.
- 1 Ticket covers 1 Team (three players)
- Two start times available: 9 am and 10 am
- Maximum of 8 Teams will play on the day
- Read Terms & Conditions before purchasing tickets
Day Schedule (18 Nov, if it rains then 25 Nov)
- 7am - 8:50am: warm up drills (open for public)
• 9am - 10am: Team A vs. Team B & Team C vs. Team D
- 10am - 11am: Team E vs. Team F & Team G vs. Team H
- 11am – Noon: Semi-Finals & Semi-Finals
• Noon - 1pm: Final Game
- 1pm: Court open for public
Players' Check-in station will be located at the fixed picnic bench nearest to the basketball court;
Terms and Conditions
- Every player within the team (including 1 sub) must be registered.
- To register, purchase a ticket at www.eventfinda.co.nz and complete the registration form online.
- Players must present their purchased ticket at Check-In (printed or digital) and a valid ID on game day.
- You will not be able to play if you do not have a ticket.
- You can have up to a max of 1 sub player per team (non-paid).
- Every game will get up to a max of 1-hour playtime. If a game finishes under an hour, that half of the court will be open for public until the beginning of the next game.
- Every team must check-in at least 30mins before the start time of their game. All three players must be present at least the start time of their game. If one of the three players doesn’t make it for their Team’s Check-in Time or the Start Time of the game… that team will forfeit by Default. NO REFUNDS will be issued to the forfeiting team players and the side of the court will be open for the public to shoot around till the beginning of the next game. So, Don’t be late. Plan your trip on the game day well in advance. Make it to your Check-In Time.