- Where: Spain, Madrid
Bossaball visits the European University of Madrid
The EUM introduces bossaball as a new sporting activity.
The European University of Madrid is a private university affiliated to the Complutense University of Madrid and part of the “European Higher Education Area”. By the number of students it is the 1st private university in Spain. The EUM have students from all over the globe and has a good reputation for it´s sports mentality efforts.
In 2008, due to its spectacularity and especially the huge skills that confers its practice, the EUM decided to go for this new discipline and incorporate it as a new sporting activity for three months at a very central site at the campus.
Several students became official bossaball demonstration players for several years and participated in multiple international bossaball events around the world such as Acapulco, Dubai and many more.Some of the them represented the national Spanish bossaball team at international tournaments such as the Zain Cup in Kuwait where they lost the final against bossaball Brazil.