About Tomorrow’s Stars Basketball
Tomorrow’s Stars Basketball is an Australian owned and operated professional basketball training and coaching business. Providing a balanced training environment where the transfer of knowledge, the execution of skills and personal satisfaction are key ingredients to our students’ individual and team success. Our mission; to create a new style of basketball player that captures the very essence of the sport and will ensure its sustainability here in Australia. Through effective, game-driven training and coaching techniques, we can accomplish this mission for each and every player we work with.
Tomorrow’s Stars Basketball was created in 2000 by founder Brett Rainbow who knew exactly how he wanted to give back to the game that had been so very good to him.
Tomorrow’s Stars Basketball started in the western suburbs in Melbourne, Australia with one version, one venue, one program and one student. Today Tomorrow’s Stars Basketball is a household name and considered the #1 private basketball training and coaching business in Australia. Offering 4 basketball programs across multiple venues and has seen almost 50,000 players come through many of our successful programs in 19 years. We continue to push the boundaries and limits by constantly helping even more players reach levels of excellence that might seem impossible. The past 5 years has seen Tomorrow’s Stars Basketball achieve a dream of moving internationally and plans to continue this global expansion.
Founder: Brett Rainbow
Founder Brett Rainbow became a professional basketball player and signing his first contract at the young age of 16 years old. Brett was brought up in some of the toughest areas in Melbourne, Australia. A natural athlete that showed lots of potential playing any sport at a high level. Brett was discovered and given his break at the professional NBL level back in 1992 by hall of fame coach Lindsay Gaze who saw him play for the first time with the Melbourne Tigers juniors.
Brett was immediately exposed to the best basketballers and coaches the game has ever seen and this played a huge roll in his toughness, skill, development and determination to be the best he could possibly be. Anything Brett achieved throughout his basketball career was always earned and never came easy, which has earnt him the respect of follow players and coaches.
Although he was never a superstar, Brett would have these star role models as teammates and opposition, proving that he had the perfect backyard in which to learn and master the game of basketball. Brett went on to win 2 NBL championships including 3 straight all-star slam dunk titles and was the very first Australian player to play in both China and Singapore resulting in championships. Brett was given his opportunity at basketball and life because of his heart, passion, strength and attitude that has driven him to success both on and off court today.
The Aha! Moment
The aha moment for founder Brett Rainbow when creating Tomorrow’s Stars Basketball came easily knowing that he wanted to help the next generation of basketballer get to where he’d been and greater.
Today it seems every ex player or coach is offering some sort of private basketball training service and even after 20 years in the business, Tomorrow’s Stars Basketball still stands stronger and busier than ever because of our unique, personalised approach to training and devolving the game. Founder Brett Rainbow personally custom develops and delivers each and every basketball training drill and program with players from all skill levels and ages that take advantage of his playing and coaching experience.
Tomorrow’s Stars Basketball believes that a player’s ability to learn new skills that they will take with them throughout their basketball career is an essential part of their overall training progress. We truly believe that through our unique training and coaching systems, accompanied with our vision for each player, we can create a new style of basketball player that will ensure success for all future basketballers for many decades to come.
Today founder Brett Rainbow is recognised as the most respected basketball skill development trainer in Australia. He has been around the game of basketball, the skill training business and coaching for over 30 years. His journey has been filled with invaluable lessons in basketball and life along the way and he has been able to pass this knowledge forward to players, coaches, parents, teams and in turn has helped thousands improve beyond their dreams.
“I do this because of the children and the passion I have for basketball. There is no better feeling than teaching a child the discipline, hard work, dedication, determination and the heart it takes to not only win in basketball but in life.”