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December 12, 2013 | Europe Eurasia: Romania

Full court press in Romania during Basketbal Week

By Viorel Mocanu

More than 400 Special Olympics athletes took to the court throughout Romania during European Basketball Week from 30 November-8 December, 2013. Players, among them 120 females, took part in competitions in Bucuresti, Buzau, Craiova, Cluj-Napoca, Galati, Oradea, Ploiesti, Resita, Sibiu, Timisoara, Targu-Jiu and Targoviste. Highlights of the week were Special Olympics demonstration games, in partnership with the Romanian Basketball Federation, before first division games in Bucuresti, Craiova, Cluj-Napoca, Galati, Oradea, Ploiesti, Timisoara and Targoviste.

About Viorel Mocanu: Viorel Mocanu is the Special Olympics Romania sports director.

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