Special Olympians Star At EuroBasket

13 September 2013

EUROBASKET 2013

During half-time in Slovenia's Second Round EuroBasket clash with Italy on Thursday night it was the turn of Slovenian Special Olympians to take to the court and show their skills.

A Special Olympics showcase game took place at half-time of the Second Roung game between Slovenia and Italy
Thursday was a special day for Slovenian basketball Special Olympians, taking to the court in a sold-out Arena Stozice
A Special Olympics showcase game took place at half-time of the Second Roung game between Slovenia and Italy
Following their game, the players rejoined the fans to watch the second half of the EuroBasket game between Italy and Slovenia
Lipko was of course on site to cheer for the Special Olympics teams just like for all other EuroBasket squads
Lipko was of course on site to cheer for the Special Olympics teams just like for all other EuroBasket squads
A Special Olympics showcase game took place at half-time of the Second Roung game between Slovenia and Italy
"We are going to continue our long-term partnership with Special Olympics. Such actions like this here for people with intellectual disabilities at EuroBasket 2013 in Ljubljana are part of our mission to promote Basketball for Everyone" - FIBA Europe Secretary General Kamil Novak

 

 


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