LADIES WHO HOOP

FAQs

How can I learn more about LWH weekly events and programs?

LWH offers unique weekly programming throughout the calendar year for all ages and skill levels. CALENDAR and EVENTS information is regularly updated. Additionally, we encourage you to sign up for our event mailing list to stay up to date on all things LWH.

 

Do you really mean ALL levels? What if I have not played in years or I'm not very good?

There is absolutely a home for you here! We offer a variety of programs including:

 

  • Back 2 Basics: An instructional basketball bootcamp that includes skills and drills exercises to reinforce fundamental basketball concepts, enhance muscle memory and boost confidence. The program is for those who would like to learn more about or rediscover the game. Each session ends with a friendly game to put the skills you've learned to good use.​

  • Weekly Open Gym: If you enjoy competitive full court 5v5 competition, stop by for our weekly basketball meetups. Skill level ranges from HS to Semipro and teams are distributed evenly to ensure competitive games.​

  • GOAT Sundays: Where it all started – on the playgrounds of NYC. On seasonable Sunday mornings, you will find a diverse group of fun loving women continuing the tradition of LWH women’s pickup basketball on the legendary GOAT courts. All are welcome to play, watch, hangout, laugh and enjoy some good old fashioned fun.

  • Legends Who Hoop: Basketball never stops… and age ain’t nothing but a number. If you’re a veteran athlete looking to stay connected to the game then these courts belong to you.

  • Future LWH: See below for more information on LWH youth programming.

 

Is there a membership fee?

Weekly LWH programming and services are offered free of charge.

 

Does LWH host any women’s tournaments/leagues?

Yes – visit TOURNAMENTS for information on registration for the various leagues, tournaments and events LWH offers.

 

How can I support the LWH mission?

LWH programs, services and events are made possible with the support of community contributions. Please CONTACT US to provide in-kind donations or contributions by mail. Should you wish to make a donation online, you can do so by visiting our DONATE page.

 

I’m interested in volunteer opportunities with LWH. How can I get involved?

LWH is a volunteer-based organization. We offer a number of opportunities including coaching, tutoring and mentoring opportunities, programming and special events assistance, and community service initiatives. CONTACT US to join our volunteer network.

 

Does LWH provide internship opportunities?

LWH provides a variety internship opportunities to high school seniors and college level students seeking experience in the fields of sports business management, marketing, graphic design, event planning and public relations. Internship positions are seasonal and participants are typically encouraged to continue their participation for two consecutive seasons.  

 

How can I learn more about LWH youth programming?

Future Ladies Who Hoop is a youth enrichment program provided by LWH to elementary school and middle school age girls with an interest in basketball. Visit FUTURE LWH to learn more about LWH youth programming initiatives.

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