August 30 , 2012
After eventful first day, Day 2 of the Basketball without Borders Africa tipped off with a Life skills seminar hosted by the Oklahoma City Thunder four -- Serge Ibaka, Nick Collison, Thabo Sefolosha and Cole Aldrich -- at the King Edward VII School in Johannesburg.
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(May 31 , 2012)
May 31 , 2012
The 2012 schedule for Basketball without Borders (BWB) will feature two first-time locations, in Japan and Russia
, and a return to South Africa
, it was announced by the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the International Basketball Federation (FIBA). First held in 2001, Basketball without Borders is the NBA and FIBA’s global basketball development program that uses the sport to create positive social change in the areas of education and health and wellness.
NBA Global Ambassador Dikembe Mutombo, Sam Dalembert (Houston Rockets) and Vladimir Radmanovic (Atlanta Hawks) will tip off the summer with Basketball without Borders Asia in Tokyo, Japan, from June 13 – 16
The 10th edition of Basketball without Borders Africa will return to Johannesburg, South Africa from Aug 30 – Sept 2
, and rounding out the 2012 camp schedule will be another first, with Basketball without Borders Europe in Moscow, Russia, from Sept 13 – 16.