(Info updated: 2014-01-14 12:05:53)
Four legendary basketball players from the past - Arvydas Sabonis, Anatoly Myshkin, Alexander Belostenny and Igors Miglinieks friendship and strong team relationship turned into an international basketball tournament - "Friendly Cup".
Another basketball season is over. This year, we shut it down on 1st day of June, with three a little unconventional, but fun and festive chords.
Basketball and fun time - the main "Friendly Cup" tournament idea. At tournament in Ukraine "saboniukai" for the second time tested themselves with past basketball legends - Myshkin, Belostenny and Miglinieks name basketball schools. This time our boys performed worse than previous time.
Past weekend, while coach Roland Rakutis fought in EYBL front with "Sabonio KC - ViaCon" team, the coach's junior team - "Sabonio KC - 2003 I", led by his assistant Sarunas Stanionis, participated in the tournament in Marijampole, and won city name cup.
Two "Sabonis Basketball Center" teams last weekend traveled to Estonia, where, for the 4th time, was organizes the traditional basketball tournament - "Salva Basket Cup 2013". Coach Gytus Krugelevicius played among 2001 born boys and Arnoldas Jatkonis team - in 1997/98 group.
1998 born boys team - "Sabonio KC - ViaCon" has completed his performance in " Northern European Youth Basketball League" ( EYBL ). With no ambitious goals, Rolandas Rakutis alumni finished in Riga.
For the first time in Lithuania - virtual basketball tournament "NBA 2K13 XBOX #1"! Challenge will be accepted on June 1 , 10.00 o'clock, at "Sabonis Basketball Center" (Pasiles g. 41, Kaunas).
Traditional "Sabonis Basketball Center" event - "Welcome day" this year will open it's door also in Spring. It is symbolic that we invite all children to visit our center on the first day of summer, which is also the International Children Day.
International Children's Day - June 1st, at "Sabonis Basketball Center" will be held a traditional graduation event. This year, first day of summer, we will say "good bye" to our center's alumni for the 16th time.
This weekend (05.16 - 19) ended another EYBL championship, where triumphed "Sabonio KC - Katos Grupe". In U -17 finals shown a magical play, won a champion title and ended their raod in "North European Youth Basketball League".