Want to Play?

Are you looking to play Basketball? Kent Tigers provides a variety of programmes for children and adults of all ages and abilities. Have a look below for a session that suits you:


All over Kent

After-School Club

Kent Panthers Basketball Club proudly brings basketball directly to your schools through our after-school clubs. We dispatch our expert coaches, who are fully certified by Basketball England, and hold enhanced DBS and safeguarding children certificates, to conduct these sessions. Catering to beginners, our focus is on instilling a love for basketball in both primary and secondary school students.

Community Hub

This recreational programme serves as a welcoming arena for basketball enthusiasts of all abilities. We provide a fun, systematic setup designed to refine key skills – from passing and shooting to dribbling and rebounding. While honing these skills and bolstering overall game-play is integral, our primary focus remains on fostering enjoyment and nurturing a passion for basketball. Step onto our court, have fun, and fall in love with the game all over again!


Ashford, Bromley, Dartford, Maidstone, Medway, Tunbridge Wells, Canterbury


Dartford, Medway

Development Hub

For those passionate about basketball and aspiring to elevate their skills, but aren’t yet at the National League standard, Kent Panthers has got you covered. Our Development Hubs offer the ideal balance of intensive training and real-time gameplay at the grassroots level. This blend not only sharpens your skills but also prepares you for higher levels of competition. Join us, and let’s embark on your basketball journey together!


Kent Panthers Academy aims to holistically develop young athletes. We provide National League and European competitive experience with a focus on elite performance. With a blend of unique training techniques and diverse game situations, we emphasise physical improvement, mental growth, and leadership skills. Our mission goes beyond basketball, nurturing well-rounded individuals ready to succeed in all life’s arenas.


Thinking Fitness, Maidstone Rd, Rochester ME1 3BY


Waterfront UTC, South Side Three Rd, Chatham, Gillingham ME4 4FQ

University Program

The Universities of Kent and Kent Panthers partnership allows student to continue their student athlete status while studying at higher education. Athletes are able to compete in BUCS and the Senior NBL divisions along with other elite programs while obtaining a degree from a prestigious university. There is also opportunity to be awarded with a Basketball Scholarship via University of Kent & Kent Panthers.

Womens Team

We proudly present our Women’s Team, a platform dedicated to fostering high-level basketball training and competition for women. Our commitment lies in honing skills, bolstering athleticism, and promoting competitive spirit among our athletes. The Women’s Team offers an exciting opportunity for female players to excel, pushing boundaries within a supportive, team-focused environment. Join us and be part of a community that champions women’s excellence in basketball.


Haberdasheres Academy, Iron Mill Ln, Dartford DA1 4RS


Thinking Fitness, Maidstone Rd, Rochester ME1 3BY

Mens Team

The Kent Panthers proudly fields a semi-professional Senior Men’s Basketball Team that competes in the National League Division 3. Our team embodies a strong commitment to the sport, showcasing skill, tenacity, and a competitive spirit. As a part of this dynamic team, players get an opportunity to engage at a high level of play, pushing their boundaries and enhancing their basketball careers. Join the ranks of the Kent Panthers’ Senior Men’s Team and be a part of a thrilling basketball journey.

3X3 Team

Introducing the Kent Panthers 3×3 Basketball Team, an exciting, fast-paced division of our club. This team brings to life the dynamic and engaging form of 3×3 basketball, a format celebrated for its speed, skill, and teamwork. Joining our 3×3 team offers players a unique experience to compete in this rapid and thrilling version of basketball, fostering camaraderie, agility, and quick decision-making skills. Be part of the Kent Panthers 3×3 Basketball Team, and dive into the exhilarating world of 3×3 basketball!