The Raiwaqa Basketball Players Association will be hosting an U18 Basketball Tournament for both boys and girls which will run from the 4th May - 8th June 2013. Intersted teams or players looking to join a club is to contact Mereleni Waqairawai on 9337434
Basketball Fiji recieves donation from William & Gosling
The National U20 Men’s and Women’s Basketball Teams received 10 leather basketballs and two ball bags courtesy of Williams and Gosling Ltd to assist with the National U20’s preparation plans for the upcoming FIBA Oceania Youth U20 Tournament which will be held in New Caledonia on the 30th October – 7th November 2010.
Sales Manager for Williams and Gosling Mr. Shyamal Anand said that Williams and Gosling Ltd is proud to co-sponsor Basketball Fiji’s teams preparing for the upcoming International Event and recognizes the growth of basketball in the country. Williams and Gosling has been closely involved with the development of a number of sports in the country and will continue to do so as sports is a tool to promote healthy living and unity.
Basketball Development Officer Laisiasa Puamau said that the sponsorship could not come at a better time as the National U20 Teams have been preparing for over a year. He also thanked William and Gosling for the timely donation of basketballs, which will be of great assistance in the federation’s preparation plans for the upcoming FIBA Oceania Youth U20 Men’s and Women’s Tournament.