Within project “ We are all one team” , that is realized by NIS in cooperation with Basketball Federation of Serbia, a mini basket tournament “ Champion weekend “ was held. This time the tournament gathered boys and girls form Belgrade region, and they were selected in two age groups- seven and eight years old, that is nine and ten years old.

The goal of this project is to promote sport spirit and healthy life , physical development of the young , as well as to direct them towards sport and sport values. The first mini basket tournament “Champion weekend” this year was held in Novi Sad on May 11.

During the tournament the young boys and girls had an opportunity to play on the court with the telescope basketball construction, and the tournament program , balls and height were adjusted to the age of the children. At the end all participants were awarded with medals , as the goal of this tournament is to teach children to respect the opponents and fair play.

This time again I would like to thank to NIS for their cooperation and for this marvelous ambient with the desire to continue and improve our cooperation. – said Rade Georgievski , the President of Mini Basket Association of Serbia.

NIS and Basketball Federation of Serbia shall organize another mini basket tournament “ Champion weekend “ in Nis on June 8.