8th Friendship Games

Eilat, Israel: May 31 - June 6, 2013




The 8th Friendship Games took place in Eilat, Israel between May 31 and June 6, 2013. Women's and Men's teams from Lithuania, Russia, Germany as well as teams by Israeli, Arab and Jewish students took part in this traditional event, featuring a basketball and streetball 3x3 tournament.


The Friendship Games is an event where young men and women of all religions and from different parts of the world meet for a unforgettable experience and play basketball. 


The event was organised by ASA - Academic Sport Association Israel and Tel Aviv University Sports Club, under the patronage of the European University Sports Association (EUSA) and the International University Sports Federation (FISU).

Men's winning team

This year, the men's team from the College of Management, Israel won the men's tournament, and the women's tournament was won by the team of Israeli Arab from Nazareth.

Women's winning team


While in Israel, the athletes had a chance to tour Jerusalem, the Dead Sea, and also took part in cultural, social and entertaining events, including sailing on the Red Sea and a pool party.

Trip to Jerusalem


More information at the official website of the event www.thefriendshipgames.com.