FIBA Europe Review 2003

Dear Friends,

As another very busy year draws to a close, we would like to take the opportunity to give you an update of FIBA Europe’s events and activities since moving to the new offices in February of 2003.

Betancor Appointed FIBA Europe Referee Coordinator
Spanish international referee Miguel Betancor has accepted a position within FIBA Europe as Referee Coordinator. The newly created Referees department will concentrate on the development and education of all European FIBA Referees.
FIBA Europe Appoints New Marketing Manager
FIBA Europe made a new addition to its staff recently, when former international player Yannick Souvré joined the organisation as Marketing Manager.
European Championship Draw Seedings Announced
The road to the 2005 European Championships for Men and Women begins at 12:00, on 13th December, 2003 in Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro, when the draws for the Qualifying Rounds will take place.
PAOK Thessaloniki Out of FIBA Europe League
As a result of PAOK Thessaloniki’s non-appearance in Ankara, Turkey to play their scheduled FIBA Europe League Game with Turk Telekom, FIBA Europe accepts PAOK’s withdrawal from the competition.
Board of FIBA Europe Meets in Rome, Italy22.11.2003
FIBA Europe President Speaks on the Future of European Basketball09.10.2003
New Television Direction for FIBA and FIBA Europe13.09.2003
General Assemblies of FIBA Europe League and FIBA EuroLeague Women meet in Munich18.07.2003
FIBA Europe Club Competition Draws attracts top stars17.07.2003
FIBA Europe 2003/2004 Club Competition Draws03.07.2003
144 Clubs Register for FIBA Europe Club Competitions30.06.2003
Mr. Dan Kesten - Obituary22.06.2003
The FIBA Europe League is Born !10.06.2003
FIBA Europe's position regarding agreement with ULEB04.06.2003
FIBA Europe and ULEB23.05.2003
FIBA and FIBA Europe support proposed text for an Article on Sport in the European Unions' new Constitution22.05.2003
FIBA Europe General Assembly meets in Seville, Spain18.05.2003
FIBA Europe General Assembly too meet in Seville, Spain16.05.2003
2003 European Championships for Cadets and Cadettes - Draws determined14.05.2003
FIBA Europe and ULEB move closer to an agreement01.05.2003
FIBA Europe Champions Cup to be played in Thessaloniki, Greece16.04.2003
FIBA Europe Cup Women's Final Four to be held in Russia12.04.2003
FIBA Europe Board meets in Warsaw, Poland31.03.2003
Board of FIBA Europe Meeting Agenda25.03.2003
Bnei SK Hasharon forfeits Champions Cup against Bipop Carire Reggio Emilia25.03.2003
Euroleague Women Final Four to be held in France24.03.2003
Champions Cup Game in Israel - Revised Schedule21.03.2003
FIBA Europe statement regarding games in Israel20.03.2003
33rd European Championship for Men 2003 - Draw determined!14.02.2003
European Championship for Men 2003 - final 16 participants determined26.01.2003
29th European Championship for Women 2003 Draw Determined19.01.2003