IM Sports basketball school in “Friendly Cup”
Last week U12/U13 boys team of Igors Miglinieks basketball school – IM Sports participated in the “Friendly Cup” in Moscow region city Zvenigorod. The tournament was organized for the first time and all four participating teams were from schools of the legendary basketball players – Igors Miglinieks (Ikšķile, Latvia), Arvydas Sabonis (Kaunas, Lithuania), Anatoly Mishkin (Moscow, Russia) and Alexander Belostenny (Odessa, Ukraine , where main coach of the whole school is Edmunds Valeiko, who also participated in the event).
Igors Miglinieks commented that such tournament is a great opportunity for the young basketball players and the main goal of the tournament is to share the experience and knowledge, notwithstanding the nationalities, as well as to educate the young players on different values of sports and life. Arvydas Sabonis also commented that one of the main values of the tournament is friendship and the four legendary basketball players are a great example of friendship for the youth of their schools.
All four former basketball players plan that there will be following tournaments in future. For more information regarding basketball school of Igors Miglinieks, please visit: IMsports.lv