Basketball

Aviator is the Best Place for Brooklyn Basketball

Aviator Sports and Events Center has basketball programs to meet everyone’s needs.

From kids looking to learn the game, to a seasoned adult player looking to play in competitive leagues.

Our 20,000 square foot field house is home to two regulation, suspended maple hardwood courts programmed for a variety of leagues, camps, clinics and drop­-in play.

One of the most common questions we hear is “do you offer indoor basketball courts that are open to the public?” The answer is yes! While our leagues and scheduled play do have dedicated court time, you can check out our schedule to see when the court is free.

Most popular is open basketball, where players from throughout the Brooklyn and Queens area drop-in to play pick up games and shootaround.

Brooklyn Basketball Leagues for All ages

So who’s allows to play in our leagues? Aviator is the home of one of the most competitive adult basketball leagues in Brooklyn. We feature a wide range of talent in our state of the art facility.

Our in-house basketball league for youth ages 5-17 is a great way for your child to get in the game.

Players develop agility, coordination, endurance, flexibility, speed and strength. In game situations, players learn to cooperate with teammates and coaches.

Aviator also offers private lessons for both children and adults.

Our expert coaches create pro­-style training sessions to fit the needs and skill level of each player. One­-on­-one sessions will help players take their game to the next level.

Our programs run from age 5 to adults and are ready for you to hit the court!

Want to learn more? 

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INTRODUCING THE BROOKLYN SWARM AAU BASKETBALL

BASKETBALL PHILOSOPHY
The Swarm Club Basketball program was founded upon the principle of teaching young athletes the fundamentals of the game while helping them grow into successful players and people. We create environments around the country that are conducive to learning and developing young players. From the CEO down through the organization’s coaches, staff, and players, we strive to improve every day through an unwavering commitment to hard work. We believe that our constant pursuit of expanding our education, confidence, skills, and personalities makes us the best program in the country.

WHY SWARM?
Our program aims to teach players the game of basketball through fundamental skills. In addition to teaching fundamental skills, we will guide our players to reach their highest potential as an individual player as well as a teammate. Players will understand terms such as respect, hard work, sacrifice, dedication, and commitment. In the end, it’s our hope that each player will get maximum growth as a player and a person; and additionally, grow to love this great game of basketball.

SWARM SYSTEM
Developed by former college coaches, our Swarm System has been designed to maximize the potential of our athletes while creating consistency throughout our program. Each coach emphasizes the importance of fundamental work while exposing their players to high-level skills and drills when appropriate. We believe that mastering the fundamentals is paramount and is the foundation of any great basketball player. At the Swarm, we have a unique method of incorporating skill sessions with the team, strategy, and conceptual instruction. We approach skill work with focus and enthusiasm, stressing to our players that development takes time and commitment. The vast majority of our coaches have extensive playing and coaching experience, some at the professional and collegiate level. We attribute our unparalleled player retention rates to our system and our drive to provide the best basketball experience for our players and families.