Marvelous ambient and fantastic atmosphere….. In the schoolyard of Primary school “ Kralj Petar Prvi” in Belgrade, where the first basketball game in Yugoslavia was played, on Wednesday evening new apparel, that will be worn by all female and male basketball national teams of Serbia, was presented .

In a cozy surrounding , we got more than fifty years back, as on the basketball court – stage appeared national team apparel worn from the sixties up to World Championship in 2014, when Serbia has become World’s Vice-Championship as well as “ uniforms” worn in 2015, worn when our female senior national team achieved the biggest success in the history of our basketball, as they won European crowns.

Then young basketball players , as models, presented us new, re-designed “ PEAK” apparel , track suits , T-shirts… The show reached its climax when Milica Dabovic, captain of women’s A national team, and Nemanja Nedovic point guard in the Men’s Senior National Team, appeared in new game shirts , the ones that will be worn at the Qualifying tournament in Belgrade by our men basketball players , and during preparation games by our ladies…

– A new game shirt is great, and what we notice first is that it is much lighter than the previous one. I hope that we will successfully represent our country in this apparel during , probably, the most important competition in our careers – explained Nemanaja Nedovic .
Milica Dabovic also had positive impressions…..

– I am delighted , as always…. We have won European gold wearing “ Peak “ apparel, this company has been with us for many years…. We are happy for that , do not change what is good. …

Numerous guests were addressed by Dragan Djilas, President of Basketball federation of Serbia.

– I believe that our Men’s Senior Team will qualify for Olympic games at the tournament that is to be played in Belgrade Arena and that we will be one of six countries that will have both Women and Men national team at the basketball competition in Rio. The teams set for Olympic games on July 30th, cheer our teams and I believe that we shall return with some medals and make people in Serbia happy said President of KSS , Dragan Djilas.

At the end of this wonderful event, after small fireworks, a bag for “ Gud” peanut with the picture of new national team apparel was presented. The guests were also addressed by the representatives of our sponsors, Matija Protic, executive director for marketing in
“Mercator-C” company, on behalf of “ Roda”, and commercial director of the company
“Marbo product” , Michails Orfanoudakis,, who were given new national team game shirts with their surnames on the back by Dragan Djilas.

This ceremony was attended by many famous persons from basketball, Women’s national team headed by Marina Maljkovic, Head Coach, KSS officials , former member of the national team , Zarko Paspalj and Predrag Danilovic….