(Adana, Turkey) The International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) announced the competition groups for the 2013 Men’s U23 World Wheelchair Basketball Championship in the host city of Adana, Turkey on Monday.
The Canadian Men’s U23 National Team will compete in Group A alongside Germany, Great Britain, Iran, Mexico, and South Africa.
Group B consists of Australia, Italy, Japan, Sweden, host Turkey, and defending-champion the United States.
The competition groups were determined based on a formal draw of the teams. With the groups decided, the IWBF will now focus on finalizing the competition schedule.
The 2013 Men’s U23 World Championship will take place September 5-15, 2013 in Adana, Turkey.
For more information, please visit www.iwbf.org.