KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii, April 18 /CNW/ -- The 9th Annual Spalding World
Youth Basketball Tournament (www.wybt.com), being held in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii,
July 24th - July 29th, 2007, is proud to announce that even the Middle East
will be represented. The American School of Dubai will be participating this
summer. Along with teams from New Zealand, Canada, Guam, Native Hawaiian,
Native American Indian, and teams from all over the mainland US.
US Senator and Presidential candidate Barack Obama has been invited to
speak about world peace at this international event.
The tournament will have boys and girls teams from ages 11 - 18. What a
great opportunity for cultural exchange with all these great teams, and to
create peace and understanding through youth sports.
The tournament has had a prestigious amount of alumni including 2 of the
past 1st picks of the NBA draft, Andrew Bogut of Australia, Dwight Howard, and
7 other NBA players.
For more information regarding the tournament please see their website at
http://www.wybt.com, email is wybt_</B>_hawaii.rr.com (remove underscores), or
contact Christy Gladstone or Scott Gladstone founder, and NBA Hall of Famer,
Bill Walton co-founder at 808.329.0860.
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For further information: Christy Gladstone, or Scott Gladstone, both of
World Youth Basketball Tournament, +1-808-329-0860 Web Site: