Jorge Garbajosa: “This generation has shown that it has a huge journey”
The president of the FEB, Jorge Garbajosa, accompanied the U16F National Team on the fifth day of the FIBA ??Challenger in San Fernando. “We ended the 5×5 season with a huge smile,” he declared.
The President of the Spanish Basketball Federation, Jorge Garbajosa, has participated in the delivery of trophies of the FIBA ??Challenger of San Fernando in which the Spanish U16 women’s team has won the title.
Garbajosa congratulated the team for their excellent performance and for having achieved “a very valuable qualification for the U17 World Cup”. Above all, the president has valued “the journey” that this generation has. “Because of how they compete, the compensation of attack and defense, of the large and small, we are facing a promotion that excites us,” he added.
The president thanked the San Fernando City Council, the Andalusian Federation and the Delegation in Cádiz for “having carried out a tournament that was not easy at all due to the pandemic situation.” He also thanked the five remaining teams for their participation and their commitment to the event in the island town.
“It’s one of those happy nights because we close the 5×5 season with a smile,” he said.