The Cleveland Cavaliers Continental Cup International Youth Basketball Tournament has become the country's premier youth basketball competition and cultural event. The Continental Cup is the only event that combines competition with the unique opportunity for young athletes to compete against and build friendships with other athletes from around the world.
Over 60 teams competed in the 2015 Cleveland Cavaliers Continental Cup - including teams from Canada, Mongolia and several US states.
- Tournaments in age groups 4th grade - high school open
- Five game minimum for all teams
- Slam dunk and 3-point contest
- Lou Higgins Center, Baldwin Wallace University
- Berea-Midpark High School
- Ohio Nets
- Championship games of select age groups will be played at Quicken Loans Arena, home of the Cleveland Cavaliers*
All US-based teams must qualify for the 2016 Continental Cup through a Continental Cup sanctioned tournament. The tournament schedule will be announced at a later date.
International basketball teams and teams in states with no qualifying tournaments should contact Mark Lembke(firstname.lastname@example.org, 216-363-1107).
Tournament and Recruitment Coordinator
*Subject to arena availability