BRETT RAINBOW

Founder | Director | Specialised Basketball Trainer

PLAYING CAREER
JUNIOR CAREER
  • U/16, U/18, U/20 Melbourne Tigers.
  • U/18 Team member of the Victorian State Championship Team.
  • U/18 Team member Australian World Youth Champions- Melbourne Tigers.
  • 1992-1998 Team member of VBA State Melbourne Tigers Men’s Team Winning VBA Championships in 1992, 1994, 1997, 1998
SENIOR CAREER
  • Melbourne Tigers NBL Team.
  • 1993, 1997 Melbourne Tigers NBL Championship Team
  • 1996, 1998 Melbourne Tigers NBL Runners Up Team
  • 1995, 1996, 1997 Toured with Melbourne Tigers NBL Team visiting countries such as Singapore, China, Korea and America playing high quality Olympic National Teams as well as College Teams Seton Hall, Syracuse, Florida, Duke, North Carolina, Saint Mary’s and Pittsburgh.
  • 1996/97 Played as an import in the SBL Singapore’s top Basketball League, resulting in winning a championship.
  • 2000-2007 Played in the ABA the second biggest league in Australia under the NBL. Teams included Bulleen Boomers, Werribee Devils, Ringwood Hawks, Melbourne Tigers playing over 200 games and scoring more than 5000 points.
  • 2003/04 First Australian born player to be selected to play professionally as an import in China. Playing in the country’s top National Basketball League (CBA) with Guangdong Tigers, resulting in winning a championship.
  • 2005 ABA All Star Team – Was chosen to try out amongst 30 of top players in the ABA league around Victoria. Selected as part of the team to travel to Cairns and attend the NBL Preseason Tournament
  • 2014 – Played with the Pakenham Warriors ABA team, division 2
COACHING CAREER

2000-2017 Launched my own business Tomorrow’s Stars Basketball- Offering many programs to children and players around Australia and the world such as:

  • School Holiday Basketball Camps
  • USA Basketball Tours
  • Private Training
  • Wizz Kidz
  • Dunk Champ Jump Program
  • Coach the Coach

Over the past 17 years Tomorrow’s Stars Basketball has seen over 30,000 players come through many of our great programs. Whether it’s training individual players on skills of the game, mentoring a group of high school kids, or travelling to the other side of the world to give Tomorrow’s Stars Basketball players the best opportunity possible to succeed, that’s what we do and that’s why we’re the best in the business.

 

Head Coach/Basketball Operations for the following teams and schools:

  • Xavier College
  • Trinity Grammar
  • Wesley College
  • Christ Church Primary
  • Geelong Grammar
  • Fitzroy College
  • Melbourne Girls Grammar
  • Werribee Devils U/16 Rep Girls
  • Bullen Boomers U/16 Boys
  • Geelong Supercats U/16 Rep Boys

Special guest coach for over 200 teams

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
  • 1993-Winning NBL Championship with the Melbourne Tigers.
  • 1993 -NBL Australian All Star Slam Dunk Champion.
  • 1994 -NBL Australian All Star Slam Dunk Champion.
  • 1995 -NBL Australian All Star Slam Dunk Champion.
  • 1997 -Winning NBL Championship with the Melbourne Tigers.
  • 2004 -First Australian player to be selected to play in China as a professional basketballer in the country’s top basketball league the CBA.
  • 2016- Invite to attend the NBA training center in China to conduct a week long private training camp
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Level 1 Coach- Club Coach
  • Level 2 Coach- Association Coach
  • Level 3 Coach- High Performance Coach
  • Australian Institute of Fitness- Certificate III, IV Personal training
  • Advanced First Aid
  • Life Saver
  • Swim Teacher
  • Current Working with Children Check
COACHES INVOLVED IN MY CAREER
LINDSAY GAZE
  • NBL Head Coach for 22 years
  • 2x NBL Championship Coach
  • Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame
BRETT BROWN
  • Philadelphia 76ers NBA Head Coach
  • Former San Antonio Spurs NBA Assistant Coach
  • NBL Head Coach for 12 years
  • 1x NBA Championship Coach
  • 1x NBL Championship Coach
BRIAN GOORGAIN
  • NBL Head Coach for 22 years
  • 6x NBL Championship Coach
  • The most successful coach in Australian Basketball History
ALAN WESTOVER
  • NBL Head and Assistant Coach for 20 years
  • 4x NBL Championship Coach
IAN STACKER
  • NBL Head and Assistant Coach for 22 years
  • One of Australia’s most highly qualified basketball coaches
HUBIE BROWN
  • NBA Head and Assistant Coach for 33 years
  • Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame
  • 2x NBA Coach of the year
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