European Basketball Week
Athlete with a blue Play Unified shirt on and a gold European Basketball medal hanging down.
European Basketball Week takes place in November every year with thousands of athletes taking part in hundreds of events!
Special Olympics Europe Eurasia has today—on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities—announced that the first ever European Unified Youth Basketball Tournament will take place in Sansepolcro, Italy in October 2021.
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Special Olympics athlete-coaches from SO Belgium (Tamara) and SO Germany (Andre) made their mark at the Unified Basketball Tournament held in Munich, Germany from 28 – 30 November.
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What do NBA legend Sam Perkins, Prime Minister of Estonia Jüri Ratas and Special Olympics athlete Artur Pool all have in common?
NBA legend, Sam Perkins, flew into Europe to celebrate European Basketball Week 2018 with Special Olympics athletes in Estonia and he had a very clear message: go out and have fun!
Between 24 November and 2 December, almost 19,000 players will take part in 250 local and national events across 35 European countries.
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Special Olympics European Basketball Week 2018 is in full swing across Europe from 24 November to 2 December 2018.
2018 marks the 15th edition of one of Special Olympics Europe Eurasia's highlight events: European Basketball Week (EBW).
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Special Olympics European Basketball Week 2017 ran across Europe Eurasia from 24 November to 3 December 2017.
2017 marks the 14th edition of one of Europe’s biggest basketball events, which aims to deliver unity through sport.
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