The 2023 FIBA U19 Ladies’s Basketball World Cup will make historical past as the primary FIBA occasion to be performed on an ASB GlassFloor in Madrid from July 15-23.
The LumiFlex court docket supplied by ASB GlassFloor is a full video flooring permitting for interactive purposes in addition to an enhanced present staging with extra choices for promoting. The flooring may characteristic the flexibility so as to add participant monitoring to the video flooring, making it attainable to show reside stats and athletic achievements on the ground.
“It’s with nice pleasure that we sit up for witnessing the premiere of this glass flooring court docket on the world stage in July,” stated FIBA Secretary Basic Andreas Zagklis. “This modern floor, made attainable by the current rule change, clearly demonstrates FIBA’s urge for food to embrace new know-how and innovation.”
The usage of the glass flooring court docket on the FIBA U19 Ladies’s Basketball World Cup 2023 was made attainable by the choice of the FIBA Central Board last year to implement a rule change to permit the usage of LED glass in Degree 1 competitions.
ASB GlassFloor programs have gone by means of FIBA’s gear and venue heart approval program. It has been utilized within the 3×3 Professional League within the Netherlands and in preseason German Bundesliga video games, in addition to different sporting competitions.
“We’re very completely happy and supportive of the choice to make use of the glass flooring court docket for this essential occasion, particularly as we rejoice our a centesimal anniversary this yr,” stated Spanish Basketball Federation President Jorge Garbajosa. “As a former participant, I do know the athletes on the point of compete on the FIBA U19 Ladies’s Basketball World Cup will now be much more excited understanding they would be the first to play at such an enormous occasion on this new state-of-the-art floor.”