All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘International Festival of Mini-Basketball’

Shoeless Indian Boys Win International Basketball Tournament

A powerful team of boys from the Trique tribe have mastered the art of  basketball without wearing fancy sneakers. Playing in bare feet and being shorter than the opposing team didn’t keep them from taking the annual tournament organized by the International Basketball Federation-Americas. During this years basketball season they have won six games, and ended their season by winning …

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Shoeless Indian Boys From Mexico Win Tournament

I guess you don’t need a sweet pair of Air Jordan’s to win a basketball tournament. A team of Trique Indian boys, most of which were barefoot, cleaned house at a recent basketball tournament in Mexico. The team is from Oaxaca, a southern state in Mexico, and became the 2013 champions of the International Festival of Mini-Basketball held in Argentina. …

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