Camden Knights Basketball Club joined JP2F4s in December 2015. The club was established in 1997 and has competed at national and local league level with their U13 (mixed), U16 boys and men’s teams.
In 2002 and 2006 the Camden Knights won the London Premier Metropolitan Basketball League Championships. The men’s team has competed in international tournaments in Germany, Switzerland, France and Sweden.
The Camden Knights Basketball School was established in 2002.
Ex-player Jermaine Forbes played for England and the GB men’s team at European and Commonwealth competitions.
Main activities in 2015 consisted of:
- Basketball School for children U13 at Kensington Sport Centre every Saturday and Sunday
- Developing girls asketball at nine secondary schools in Camden (among the others are La Saint Union and Maria Fidelis). This programme, in partnership with Camden Council, is funded by Sport England Sportivate.
Camden Knights aims to offer management, organisational and coaching expertise and develop further British Basketball.
The club’s main objective is also grass roots development. They are focused on youth and wish to establish more U13 Basketball School sessions throughout London. In near future Camden Knights teams would like to compete in top leagues.