Mike Golding

Mike is a former board member of the powerhouse Norths Basketball Association and has been dubbed Mr Basketball by some. A world-class coach & youth development specialist, Mike is the ultimate representative for what the game of 3X3 basketball can produce.

As captain of the Australian sporting team of the year with his Macquarie University 3×3 squad, who have also won the National Championships 3 years running, Mike is a leader both on & off the court and his 3×3 commentary, coaching skills and knowledge is next level and an asset to the club.

Mike's Experience

COACHING

Representative Coach at Northern Suburbs Basketball Association for 8 years, 2013 – Present (Highlights – U18 Boys D1 Head Coach, U16 Boys D1 Head Coach & U14 D1 Assistant Coach x2 ).

Youth Basketball Development Coach at NSBA – 2009 – 2019
Open 3rds Basketball Coach at St Ignatius College, Riverview 2013 – 2017 (3 Undefeated Seasons).

1st Girls Basketball Coach at Kambala School 2016 (IGSSA D2 Champion).

1st Boys Basketball Coach at Sceggs Redlands 2017 – Present
(Selected).

1sts Basketball Coach for the Independent Sporting Association (ISA).

Schools in the NSWCIS competition (2020 & 2021).

Macquarie University Women’s Basketball Head Coach at Eastern University Games 2017.

Macquarie University Men’s Basketball Head Coach for Division 1 Nationals 2020 & 2021.

Macquarie University Men and Women’s 3×3 Head Coach for Div 1 Nationals 2021.

Playing

NSW Waratah Youth League Player with the Norths Bears 2014 (State Runner Up).

NSW Waratah League Player with the Norths Bears 2015 – 2021.

NSW Waratah League Champion with the Norths Bears (2017).

Australian University Games Champion With Macquarie University (2017).

3x Defensive Player of the Year with the Norths Bears (2016, 2017, 2019).

3×3 Redbull Reign NSW Champion (2015).

3 x Australian University Games 3×3 Champion with Macquarie University (2017,2018,2019).

3×3 FISU World University League – (Macquarie University, Australia Representative) (2017).

Australian University, Team of the Year (Macquarie 3×3 Men’s Basketball – 2017).

3×3 FIBA Sydney Challenger – 2018.

3×3 Satellite Event – Basel, Switzerland – 2019.

Macquarie University – Team of the Year (3×3 Basketball Representative) 2019.

3×3 NBL Pro Hustle Tour – 2019 (5th Place Overall).

Qualifications

HSC – St Ignatius College Riverview.

Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award.

Diploma of Science – UTS Insearch.

Working With Children Check.

Bronze Medallion.

First Aid Certificate.

CPR Certificate.

Club Coach Accreditation (NSW Basketball).

Association Coach Accreditation (NSW Basketball).

Former NSBA Board Member.

Currently Completing a Bachelor Of Education (Secondary) – MQU.

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