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Tchoukball in Czech Republic


Jitka leaveJitka Vele Pictures in Jicin, called the Czech Paradise, she is married to Stepan and they have a 3 years old boy. She is a lawyer by training. She is the General Secretary of the Czech Association of Tchoukball, which was established in 2011. The association is running an annual Championship which includes 10 teams.

In 2005, she discovered Tchoukball throughout her husband who is a physical education teacher. She is a formal basketball player and she immediately fell in love with the game.

She and her husband immediately started the association to promote the game in Czech Republic.

In this interview, Jitka explains to us how she discovered Tchoukball, the original strategy to promote the game throughout the country, and how the game is developing in Czech Republic.

You can reach Jitka by e-mail: Jitka.vele(at)tchoukball.cz

Next episode: Steve Abreu, of the USTBA, Boston, USA



The insights of 2014 Tchoukball Beach Festival Rimini, Italy

Claudio Brenna is 26 years old, and works as a researcher consultant in pPicture of Claudio Brennaublic transportation.

He discovered Tchoukball as a high school student volunteering as a staff member in the 2006 Tchoukball Beach Festival edition. In 2009, he became the main coordinator of the world biggest Tchoukball event.

In this interview Claudio explains to us what are his motivations to manage the Beach Tchoukball Festival, and why he wants to create more than just a Tchoukball tournament.

You can contact Claudio by e-mail: claudio.brenna(at)tchoukball.it

Next episode: Jitka Vele, of Czech Republic.

The Back Stage of 2014 Tchoukball Beach Festival in Rimini

In this special episode, we would like to share with you, what does it takes to create a Tchoukball event where more than 1200 players enjoyed every year.

This episode features Matteo Castelli, Andrea Volonté, Giko Zinetti, from the organizer’s core team, and players from Czech Republic, Switzerland, Italy. They explain what they are doing, as well as why they like Tchoukball and the event.