AfroBasket 2013

Mondo flooring, seating, scoreboards and baskets for Basketball’s most important event of Africa.


From August 20th to 31st, the 27th edition of Afrobasket, men's basketball FIBA Africa Championship, was held in Abidjan (Ivory Coast). The event, which takes place every two years, is the most important basketball competition of the African continent. This year, the participating teams were sixteen. The final for the first place was won by Angola, who defeated Egypt 57-40, winning his eleventh continental title. In third place is classified as Senegal, who defeated the hosts of the Ivory Coast by one point (57-56), thus earning a spot in the next World Championships in basketball, scheduled in 2014. The tournament was held in the Palais des Sports de Treichville hall that can accommodate up to 7,000 spectators. The plant has a main playing field and two annexes, one used for racing and one for training. For Afrobasket 2013 Mondo in 2012 has supplied and installed flooring and equipment. Installed installed on the main courts were Mondo Athens baskets, the same model used in the last three editions of the Olympic Games and in many international championships, and the Fast Break System 2 surface, the same used for the basketball tournament of the 2012 London Olympics. In addition, Pegasus y 1,100 scoreboard was installed and in the stands, Mondoseat 6 in green, orange, blue, yellow and red. In the outbuildings other Mondo solutions have been installed by such as Zeta System FTS competition flooring, a board Mondo Antares and Athens baskets, and for training, Mondosport flooring, wall baskets and a Libra marker.