By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The basketball school Escolinha FlaBasquete, set up by the State Department for Sports, Leisure, and Youth, in partnership with Flamengo Regatta Club, is providing over 500 children with free basketball lessons in the state of Rio de Janeiro.

The project is currently running in the Vila Olímpica do Sampaio and in Degase, both located in the Zona Norte (North Zone) of the city, as well as in Três Rios, Cachoeiras de Macacu, Mangaratiba and Petrópolis, in the state interior.

Escolinha FlaBasquete at Vila Olímpica do Sampaio is . . .

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