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Hoop Forum 2016

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The Hoop Forum is the SEED Project's annual event in Senegal that brings together organizations and individuals using sport as a tool for development across Africa.  Hoop Forum is also an opportunity for top international coaches to work with the Senegal basketball community - uniting the nation's top talent and most influential coaches and administrators.  

Local and international guests enjoy a 4-day athletic, cultural, and culinary tour of Senegal.  Activities include:  youth basketball and coaching clinics, community give-back programs, educational seminars, and networking opportunities. 

Event Schedule

Thursday, May 19th

  • Goree Island Tour // Goree Island, Dakar // 11am - 2pm // HF Guests
  • SEED Gives + SEED Alumni giving back event // CNEPS, Thies // 3-4pm // Public
  • SEED Rise youth basketball showcase // Yavuz Salim, Dakar // CNEPS, Thies // 5-7pm // Public

Friday, May 20th

  • NBA Africa coaching clinic // CNEPS, Thies // 10am-12pm // Coach Invite
  • Nike Skills Camp I // CNEPS, Thies // 4-6pm // Public
  • SEED Culture Night // CNEPS, Thies // 7-9pm // Public

Saturday, May 21st

  • Nike Skills Camp II // CNEPS, Thies // 10am-12pm // Public
  • SEED Mini Basket showcase // CNEPS, Thies // 12pm - 1pm // Public
  • Nike Skills Camp III // CNEPS, Thies // 3-5pm // Public
  • Sport and Development Dinner Reception // Terrou-Bi, Dakar // Invite Only

Sunday, May 22nd (All events at Renaissance Monument, Dakar)

  • Live, Learn & Play Tournament Finals // 11:30am - 4pm // Public
  • Hoop Forum All-Star Games // 4-6pm // Public


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Earlier Event: May 14
Showdown in Midtown: 3v3 Tournament
Later Event: June 17