Ternopil joined the project “Training with a star”
On January 25, an event of the All-Ukrainian project “Training with a Star” took place in Ternopil. The meeting of BC “Ternopil” players with fans and journalists was supported by the Basketball Federation of Ukraine and the title partner of the men’s Super League of the Parimatch brand.
Before the start of training, the head coach of BC “Ternopil” Dmytro Zabirchenko noted the importance of promoting a healthy lifestyle, sports and basketball especially in the region and on a national scale. “We want to introduce people to basketball culture. Now that there is a professional team in Ternopil that plays in the strongest championship of the country, it is extremely important to hold such events, where fans, media and players will be able to communicate and learn more about each other. ” After wishing success and victories, the coach handed over the participants to the players, Dmytro Golovchyk and Vitaliy Szymanski, who warmed up.
At the next stage, children and adults tried their hand at two competitions for accuracy and time. In the throwing competition, the trinity with Pavel Burenko received the most points, and the team of Andriy Kalnichenko became the fastest. The winners were awarded prizes from Parimatch.
The best moment could be observed during the mini-game with the participation of professional players of BC “Ternopil”. The Greens, led by Kirill Podkovyrov, were in the lead almost all the time, but the Yellows, led by Andriy Agafonov, were breathing down their necks. Every goal was accompanied by a lot of support, the players actively commented and helped their team. This match ended on a friendly note with an equal score of 32:32.
The representative of the “Yellow” team, basketball player of BC “Ternopil” Averil Yugba shared his impressions: “It was very cool. I was glad to see the citizens who constantly support our team, especially the media. It is through them that locals can learn that there is now a professional basketball team in Ternopil. Throughout the event, I always saw a lot of smiles and happy faces that’s why you need to hold such meetings. I am grateful to our head coach and all the participants for a great time and I look forward to the next games. ”
Igor Bomok, a participant in the “Training with a Star”, said that it was a day he will remember forever. And to make it more pleasant to remember, all participants received valuable gifts from their partner Parimatch and took pictures with their favorite basketball players.
The representative of TM “Parimatch” Vadym Misura: “The geography of the “Training with a Star” project is expanding this year. BC “Ternopil” made its debut in the Parimatch Super League, and therefore it was important to introduce fans to the newcomer of the top division. The main thing in such events is the communication of fans and journalists with athletes. Thanks to our project, we learn what teams live for, what problems there are in sports and together we help each other. Now is a difficult time for sports, it is necessary to maintain interest in competitions. “
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