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FIBA ZONE V U18 PRELIMINARIES – DSM,TANZANIA

ABOUT THE TOURNAMENT

FIBA Zone V Nations Cup for U18 Men and Women will be finally be held from 17th to 22th June 2018 in Dar es Salaam (Tanzania). This competition is qualifying for the Africa Nations Championships for U18 2018 (FIBA Africa U18 Men & Women 2018).

These competitions are the Zone Championships for U18 category. It will qualify to the Africa Nations Championships for U18 Men and Women (FIBA Africa U18 Men & Women 2018). The team placed first following the Men competition will qualify to the 21th FIBA Africa U18 (To be determined, Mali). The team placed first following the Women competition will qualify to the 15th FIBA Africa U18 Women (To be determined, Mozambique).

GENERAL ADMINISTRATIVE CONDITIONS

Only the African National Federations affiliated to FIBA and FIBA Africa have the right to participate in this competition, provided they have fulfilled all their financial obligations. The Federations wishing to participate in these preliminaries shall send their confirmation of participation to the Secretariat of FIBA Africa before May 01, 2018.

Only a player holding the legal nationality of a country and having fulfilled the terms of eligibility according to the appropriate internal regulations may play for the national team of that country.

For the official registration of players for the nations competitions, the national federations shall provide the following documents, before May 05, 2018 :

  1. A detailed list (Name, Surname, birth date, birth place, notification if the player is already registered by FIBA, current Club)
  2. A passport size digital photograph for players and officials for the licences
  3. A copy of the passport

If the player’s documents are not complete, he will not be allowed to participate in the competition. No qualification after the Technical Meeting.

PARTICIPATION REQUIREMENTS FOR PLAYERS

For the players born in the country of the requesting Federation:

  • A copy of the birth certificate of the player

For the players born in the country of the requesting federation but playing in another club with another nationality:

  • A copy of the player’s birth certificate
  • A nationality certificate
  • A certificate from the National Federation of the country which nationality was used by the player confirming this one has never participated in a FIBA competition for this federation.

For the players born abroad

  • A copy of the player’s birth certificate
  • A letter explaining how the player was granted the nationality of the requesting country
  • A nationality certificate
  • A certificate from the National Federation of the country which nationality was used by the player confirming this one has never participated in a FIBA competition for this federation

FEDERATION RESPONSIBILITY

The national federation is responsible at all times for the eligibility of its players noted on the list of players. It is also responsible of any infringement of the regulations governing the eligibility, the national status and age of players.

The maximum number of persons per official delegation of a National for a competition shall be eighteen (18) persons, as follow:

  • Twelve (12) players,
  • Two (02) coaches,
  • Two (02) officials and
  • Necessarily one (01) doctor and
  • One (01) international referee appointed by FIBA Africa.

National Federations are permitted to include only three (3) additional persons in their delegation as technical, medical or media observer after agreement with the organizer. They will pay their staying expenses in the same accommodation and under the same condition with the other eighteen (18) members of their delegation.

LOGISTICS ARRANGEMENT

VISA REQUIREMENTS

For Countries that require entry visa to Tanzania the following link will guide on all the requirements for the applicant.

Entry Requirements and Visa Information

For all Countries that requires application letter from the host Federation (Tanzania Basketball Federation) the download the template application letter following link below.

Download Visa Application Letter (Teams)
Download VISA Application Letter (Individuals)

OTHER LOGISTICAL ARRANGEMENTS

Any Team that will need smooth logistical arrangement will be required to make early booking by sending us and email with the number of delegates, dates of arrival and any special preference if necessary to

info@tbf.or.tz / tanzaniabasketball@gmail.com