(Info updated: 2014-01-14 12:05:53)
1st stage success of "International Youth Basketball League" (EYBL) our center team - "Sabonis KC - Katos grupe" was unable to repeat this weekend in Riga in the 2nd stage. Ours boys left 1 step lower from the champions podium.
"Saboniukai" born in 2001 whole last weekend (01.11 - 01. 13) spent in Estonia. G. Krugelevicius boys participated in the international children's basketball tournament "Rising Stars 2013".
Before the winter holidays began basketball tournament marathon, "Sabonis Basketball Center" teams continued it after the new year. Early January 3rd day morning to Kandava (small Latvia) by bus had travelled two center teams: "Sabonis KC - 1995 III" (Coach G. Krugelevicius) and "Sabonis KC - 1996 IV" (coach A. Jatkonis).
On December 27-29, at "Sabonis Basketball Center" was held a traditional international youth basketball tournament - "Sabonis - Team'97 Cup". This year tournament was marked by many records, and also attended by a record number of our center teams - 3.
"Sabonis KC - Liutukas" team, trained by A. Vaicekauskas, spent their winter holidays really active and useful. Just before Christmas they took part in a basketball tournament in Latvia, and later immidiately after Christmas took part in another - this time in Kaunas.
4 teams consisting of boys born in 2002, on December 28 arrived at the geographical center of Lithuania - Kedainiai city, where participated in the tournament "Daumantai" Cup.
Just before the Christmas period (12.20 - 12.23) "Sabonio KC - Liutukas" (coach A. Vaicekauskas) team went to a traditional basketball tournament in Riga . For "saboniukai" that was the second attempt participating in "BS RIGA Challenge Cup 2012" tournament.
In overcrowded this year's "Sabonis Basketball Center" Christmas event, "saboniukai" and their parents not only received gifts, but was able to test themselves and various non-traditional sport contests.
December 19th is the day, when one of the best all time lithuanian basketball player - Arvydas Sabonis celebrating his birthday. "Sabonis Basketball Center" wishes to our center's founder, to successfully continue ontinued to lead Lithuanian basketball and remain youthful like in this photo.
Best regards! :)
"Samsung karta" project finished the first half with match between projects participants in Klaipeda.