Basketball

Date and place

April 6, 7

LaurenHill Academy Junior

Station Côte-Vertu

16, 72, 121

Free

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Children aged 6 to 11 to ride public transit for free from 4 p.m. Friday until service ends Sunday when accompanied by an adult with a valid fare. Find out more

Delegations represented

Anjou
Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce
Dorval
Lasalle
Le Plateau-Mont-Royal
Le Sud-Ouest
Mercier–Hochelaga-Maisonneuve
Montréal-Nord
Rivière-des-Prairies–Pointe-aux-Trembles
Rosemont–La Petite-Patrie
Saint-Laurent
Saint-Léonard
Verdun
Ville-Marie
Villeray-Saint-Michel-Parc-Extension

Delegation's ranking

Sport presentation

A team sport contested on a rectangular court by two teams of five players. Players attempt to pass a ball through an elevated hoop that is fixed to a backboard 3.05m from the ground. This is known as the basket. Each basket scored is worth two points, with the exception of field goals, which are scored from behind the three-point line (worth 3 points), and free throws, which are awarded after a foul (worth 1 point). Players can only use their hands and advance by dribbling the ball. The team that scores the most points wins the match.

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Sport Association

Les Monarques de Montréal  is a partner of the Jeux de Montréal.

Schedule

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Technical specifications

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How to register your child in basketball near you

To participate in the Jeux de Montréal, your child must be registered for one of the many activities offered by sports clubs and leisure organizations on the island of Montreal. Visit the delegations page and locate your borough or city to find out how to register.

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