The Tibetan Hoop Exchange and Norlha Basketball Invitational is a special opportunity for remote Tibetans to not only connect with each other, but with the rest of the world.
The top 10 nomadic and monk teams from around the Kanlho Tibetan Autonomous region and beyond are invited to participate in the Exchange and Tournament, with games, clinics, meals, and the chance to play alongside foreign teams and overseas Tibetans.
This is also a special opportunity for the young nomadic girls and women in these Tibetan grasslands to be introduced to participating in sports and basketball. Offered will be introductory lessons and clinics, as well as the first-ever women’s basketball tournament in the region.
Help Sponsor a Team!
$400 per Regional Team (both Men and Women, covers accommodation, transportation, and meals)
Our goal is to sponsor 10 Regional Men’s Team and 2 Women’s Teams ($4,800)
Remaining funds will go to the Norlha Basketball program and its mission of connecting Tibetans and the world through the common language of and passion for basketball.
For more information please contact us using the form below:
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