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NatWest Island Games Basketball

The Basketball Organising Team welcomes and invites you to participate in the NatWest Island Games Rhodes 2007 XII.

The sport of Basketball is extremely popular all over Greece and also on the Island of Rhodes. The club of "Colossos" qualified to participate in the Men's National A1 Division. There are fifteen basketball clubs, which are members of a well-organised Local Basketball Association as well as a Local Referees Association. Both associations are supported by the National Basketball Federation. In addition to the local league, the Local Association has organised many international basketball events, such as:

• The Mediterranean Junior Male Championship, with the participation of Greece, Italy, France, Spain (qualifying round), in July 2000.
• The 6th European Youth Championship (qualifying round) with the participation of Greece, Yugoslavia, Germany, Georgia, Portugal, England, in July 2001.
• The finals of the Greek High School Championship for boys and girls, in three indoor courts, in 2002.

The Men's and Women's basketball tournaments will be held in the "Venetoklio Indoor Hall" and the "Ialyssos Indoor Hall" respectively, both of which meet the technical requirements.

Basketball Coordinator:

Nikos Kornaropoulos and his team are responsible for organising the Basketball Tournaments for the NatWest Island Games Rhodes 2007 XII. Involved for many years with the sport, he is very experienced in organising Basketball events.

Rhodes2007 • Basketball Headline News

Sport - Basketball - 05/07/2007 - Basketball Finals
Women: Finals: Prince Eduard Island vs Menorca 12:15pm in Ialyssos Indoor Hall
Bronze Medal: Bermuda vs Guernsey 10:00 in Ialyssos Indoor Hall

Men: Fianls: Menorca vs Bermuda 17:30 in Venetoklio Indoor Hall
Bronze Medal: S...

Sport - Basketball - 10/12/2006 - Basketball Sport Guide Updated
The Basketball Sport Guide has been updatedThe brand of the ball for Basketball that will be used in the Rhodes 2007 NatWest Island Games for Men and Women has been added in Chapter 8.

Info about Basketball:
Nikos Kornaropoulos
Mobile +306942432306
Sport e-mail:
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