Eskilstuna Basket tournament 2017 takes place April 29–May 1 and is open for girls and boys born -01 to -06. The tournament, which is played for the 31st year in a row, is one of Swedens largest youth basketball tournaments. In 2015 we had 237 participant teams from Sweden, Finland and Croatia.
The tournament is arranged by Eskilstuna Basket and is played from Saturday to Monday on more than 25 courts in Eskilstuna. We guarantee at least four games for each team and have A- & B-finals.
Games are played 2x12 minutes efficient time with a 3 minutes rest in halftime for agegroups -01 to -04. Agegroup -05 and-06 plays with lowered baskets, a size 5 ball and Easy Basket-rules: 6x5 minutes running time.
Boys -01 & -02 plays with high baskets and a size 7 ball.
Boys-03 & -04 and girls -01, -02 & -03 plays with high baskets (305 cm) and a size 6 ball.
Girls -03 play with high baskets and a size 5 ball. If both teams prefer to play with a size 6 ball, it's ok.
Agegroup -05 and -06 will play according to the Easy Basket concept from Swedish Basketball.
A cupcard is required for each member of the team, coaches, players and any other who would like to accompany the team and take part of the offers the cupcard includes. The cupcards includes taking part in the tournament, accommodation in schools, meals (2 dinner, 2 breakfast, 2 lunch), transportation between accommodation, diners and courts, entrance to the tournament disco on Sunday.
If you would like a more comfortable accommodation we have special offers in hotels, which you can find under "Accommodation" closer to the tournament.
The tournament office is located in Bollhuset, Prästängsgatan 8.
If you have any questions or requests, please do not hesitate to contact us:
633 46 ESKILSTUNA
Telephone: +46 16 12 41 00