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Thank you for your interest in Basketball in Weiden. More than 30 years of sucessfull Basketball Sport for boys and girls, women and men of all ages. Your kids will love it in our teams. ALL Our teams, young or adult, warmly welcome YOU to become part of our succes and fun story. Visit our home games in the 1. REGIONAL- LIGA, this is the highest amateur league in Germany. Have fun with Sports, bavarian beer and German food. See game schedule and directions to the Mehrzweckhalle in Weiden below.

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Direction to COOCOON Baskets:

Directions to the MEHRZWECKHALLE (MZH).

The MZH is located at B 22, exit Stadium, MZH (Am Langen Steg).

Coming from Grafenwöhr, take A 93 SOUTH, follow until Exit 25. Take Exit and follow Süd-Ost-Tangente EAST to the end. Proceed into B 22 NORTH. Take Exit Am Langen Steg (Stadium, MZH). You will see the Gym directly after taking the Exit on your right.

If you stay already in Downtown Weiden, follow signs to the Weiden Hospital (KLINIKUM). Proceed from there into “Am LangenSteg.” The MZH will be on your left.

You can also use Google Maps.

A successfull event:


The first German-American basketball get-together and family day will take place on May 17 from noon to 6 p.m. in the Mehrzweckhalle sports auditorium in Weiden to celebrate and foster German-American friendship and the garrison’s partnership with the City of Weiden. Everybody is invited to enjoy a fun day of sports and games hosted and organized by the Weiden Basketball Club.

Doors will open at noon providing visitors and participants with a first chance to get together. At 1 p.m., Weiden’s Lord Mayor Kurt Seggewiß and Col. Nils C. Sorenson, the commander of the USAG Grafenwoehr along with the Vilseck High School Band and cheerleaders, the Weiden City Band and the Vilseck High School’s JROTC Color Guard will officially open the event and start the day’s basketball tournament featuring German and American teams and a great entertainment program.

Following is an overview of the day’s events:
1.30-2 p.m. Boy’s basketball game (players age 14 and younger)
2-2.30 p.m. Field Game Competition (Vilseck High School and Kepler High School)
2.30–3 p.m. Ladies basketball game
3-3.30 p.m. Dodgeball Competition (Vilseck High School and Kepler High School)
3.30-4 p.m. Youth basketball game (players age 16 and younger)
4-4.30 p.m. Performance by the Vilseck High School Cheerleaders, The Kepler High School Multicultural Club and Dancers
4.30-5 p.m. Seniors’ basketball game with a shoot out during halftime
5.30 p.m. Presentation of the awards and the Bavarican Family Day Sports Trophy to the winning team

During all breaks, the German King Size Youngsters Big Band will entertain the audience. Traditional German food, ice cream and a variety of beverages will be sold throughout the event. The Weiden Mehrzweckhalle is located at Am langen Steg 17, 92736 Weiden.

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