You beautiful game! Meetings placed under the sign of basketball are safe but also in good mood. 57 teams, from all over the Hexagon and even from Martinique (including the participation of a U13 women’s selection), clashed on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 June last, on the occasion of the Mazel tournament, a highlight event at the end of season organized by the Narbonne Méditerranée Basketball club.
80 volunteers were mobilized over the two days to ensure the success of these 17e edition during which no less than 160 matches took place on the grounds of the Maraussan gymnasium. The opportunity for young narcotics basketball players to compete against other clubs. The men’s teams were also particularly illustrated during the competition, finishing first in their category.
A pride to the President of BCNM, Hassein Djaouti, who wants to address his sincere thanks to his partners (City of Narbonne, Department, Region, Aude-P.-O. Basketball Committee, Occitan Basketball League and company with Cathar), without forget the arbitral tribunal for the management of meetings.
The tournament was dedicated to Romain Cabrol, an evolving player on the departmental senior boys team, and was brutally lost on April 10 at the age of 34.