More than 100 men's and women's teams from clubs and high schools across the country are taking part in the National U17 Basketball Tournament, Cool Air Cup 2013.
The regional qualifying rounds are being held from May 24 to June 13. The final stage will be held in Can Tho from June 15-19 with prizes worth up to VND100 million (US$4,700).
Best players will be selected during the tournament for the national basketball team to take part in the ASEAN Students Sports Games in Ha Noi in June.
The tournament aims to promote and develop the sport of basketball among young people.-VNS