Howell Shield Elite Basketball Tournament 2019


Friday, August 30, 2019, 12:00 AM


Oaklands Sports Zone


£250 entry fee

Hertfordshire Basketball Association is pleased to be announcing its third pre-season tournament accommodating top aspiring teams around the country. The Howell Shield Elite Tournament guarantees 8 teams a minimum of 2 games per day taking place from Friday 30th August to 1st September 2019.

Cost - £250 entry fee includes a minimum of 2 games per day (6 games in total)

Tournament Dates - 30th, 31st August & 1st September 2019

Address - Games - Oaklands Sports Zone, Hatfield Road, St Albans, Herts, AL4 0XS

Address - Accommodation – University of Hertfordshire, De Havilland Campus, Mosquito Way, Hatfield AL10 9EU

Game Format - full regulation games –
12pm to 8pm Friday & Saturday
10am to 8pm Sunday.

Elite Referee Camp – The tournament will also host an Elite Referee Camp comprising of level 4 and international referees with instruction from Richard Stokes, Alan Richardson, Wil Jones, Roger Harrison


Accommodation available but not included in the Team Entrance Fee

University of Hertfordshire Accommodation - is available for players/teams if required and is not included in the team entrance fee
B&B £42 + VAT per Person
Bed & Breakfast

Single room with on-suite
Guests need to supply their own towels & toiletries
Full English breakfast
Fruit, pastries, yogurt, fruit juice
Tea & Coffee

University Evening Meal - available if required for players/teams and is not included in the team entrance fee
2 courses - main & dessert - £15.90 + VAT - per person / per day
Free soft drink with meal & water
Bottle Bar available - have to pay cash
* All dietary requirements available
* Alcohol / soft drinks can be taken into kitchen or lounge area of accommodation

Lunch Bag - supplied by Oaklands Suppliers. Available from Midday - £5 each per person / per day
Baguette - meat, fish, diary or vegetarian
Snack bar

Parking at UH - FREE - must inform reception of car registration number on arrival

Application – Please send your application of interest to Angela Griffin at

Oaklands Sports Zone
Hatfield Road
St Albans