NABI to be the primary all-Native youth occasion featured on a significant sports activities community
PHOENIX, June 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Native American Basketball Invitational (NABI) is proud to announce they’ve teamed up with Govt Producer Robert Judkins, LTN World, and ESPN to stream their semi-final and championship video games on ESPN+. The video games will probably be obtainable on Friday, July 22, and Saturday, July 23. It marks the primary time an all-Native youth sporting occasion will probably be featured on a significant sports activities community platform.
“For 19 years, NABI continues to be the biggest and most prestigious all-Native American basketball event in North America,” mentioned GinaMarie Scarpa, President of NABI. “We’re excited to showcase our athletes in a means that has by no means been achieved earlier than, on a world stage. It will likely be a big history-making second for our athletes and our complete Native group.”
Also called Rezball, basketball is a well-liked generational sport amongst Tribal communities. The game unites hundreds of Native/Indigenous youth, inspiring them to proceed growing and enjoying the game, and use their skills and expertise to pursue increased academic alternatives.
NABI week formally tips-off on Sunday, July 17, 2022, with greater than 470 basketball video games performed in 11 Phoenix-area gyms, that includes 136 groups comprised of female and male athletes, ages 14-19, representing tribal communities from all through North America.
NABI week concludes with the championship video games going down Saturday, July 23, on the newly renovated Footprint Heart, house of the Phoenix Suns and Phoenix Mercury. Tickets are on sale at www.ticketmaster.com.
For extra info, recreation schedules, and fitness center places, please go to our official web site www.NABINation.com.
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