Valentina Fabbri – A colossus under the basket
(32 years old)
Basketball pivot Meccanica Nova Vigarano (A1).
After spending his youth career with Cervia with his A2-series in the 2004-2005 season, he made his debut in Serie A1 in the 2005-2006 season with the league in Napoli where he comes on loan and where he remains for the 2006 championship -2007 where he won the scudetto. In international club competitions, he participated in the EuroLeague Women in 2006 with Napoli: for her 2 games played and 4 points scored. The 2007-2008 championship, always at A1, faces him with Como, on loan from Naples. 2008-2009 falls in the category by playing in A2 series with Basketball CUS Chieti, always borrowed from Napoli. In September 2009, after CUS Chieti acquires the card, he always moves to the highest Polish league, wearing the shirt of the Lider Pruszkow. At the end of 2009 he accepted the offer of Mercede Alghero and returned to Italy in A2 series, borrowed from Chieti. Summer 2010, keeps the category, passing to Alcamo with which he won the A1 series. During summer 2011 he moved to Priolo where he played in the Italian championship. From 2014 to 2017 he plays in the first team of the San Martino of Lupari. In the 2017-2018 season he moved to Sardinia to enter the ranks of San Salvatore Selargius (Championship A2).
On May 15, 2005, he played the A2 All Star Game with the Cervia shirt. In 2005, Valentina Fabbri participated in the Under 20 European Championships (for her 6 games played and 3 points scored), just before starting (August 1, 2005 in Norcia, Italy-Brazil 64-63) with the national shirt A, with which Has played the Challenge Round for Europeans.
Chiara Cadoni – Energy and determination
Class 1994 plays as a guard in the Carispezia cestistica Spezzina. High 182 cm plays in series A2.
He started his activity in serious A with Virtus Cagliari where he contested the 2010-11 season in series A2. It moves in the years following the Basket Basket until 2015 by playing the A2 championship. In 2015 he moved to Bologna in the Basket Progress Matteiplast and after two seasons in A2 comes the promotion of the team in A1 thanks to 342 points in 31 games of Chiara. Unfortunately, the company fails to sign up for the A1 championship, effectively refraining from field promotion and returning to A2.
In July 2017 he won the 3×3 Free Italian Streetball championship in Riccione.
In October 2017 he was called for the first time in the Italy national team.
Laura Ortu – If you are looking for a promotion, it is the right person
Born in 1974. Born in Sassari, she started playing basketball in the Balai Basket Porto Torres and grew up in the Cras Taranto nursery from 1988 to 1992. In 1993 she started her professional career in Serie B in the Mesagne Basket, in 1994 she played in A2 in the Ostuni and in 1995 he moved to the Cagi Brescia always in series A2 until 1997. From 1998 from 1999 he plays in the Ivrea in the A2 championship of excellence. In the same years he obtains the National Minibasket instructor membership and carries out activities to promote basketball in schools and FIP camps.
In the 1999-2000 season he played with the Rovereto in the A2 series, winning the promotion in A1 and the Italian Cup.
In the same season follows the registration of a coach student. In Rovereto he trains the pupil and cadet categories, teams with which he wins the Regional title and the National Final with both formations. In the national finals, the teams reach the 5th place in Italy.
He runs the year 2001 and plays in the Alcamo in the A2 series, the following year he moves to Battipaglia always in series A2 obtaining the title of MVP of the season and in 2003 he arrives at Marghera in series A2 where he achieves the promotion in the top flight. Years
2004-05 plays Caserta in A2 where the team is promoted in A1.
In the same year he also began a career off the field initially as a sports consultant for various athletes and later of various Italian companies.
Still in the field in 2006 with Livorno plays in Serie B.
From 2007 to 2013 he commits himself as a procurator of multiple national athletes and proposes himself as a sports consultant. Out of the field in 2013 he trains Mancinelli Roma in Serie C Femminile leading the team in Serie B. In 2013 he coached the Men’s First Division of Mancinelli Roma arriving second in the final standings. In 2013 he held the role of Team Manager of the A3-A2 series of Srb Roma. In 2014 he became Team Manager of Alghero, playing in the A2 series. In 2015-2016 he was appointed Sporting Director of the Orvieto blue team playing in the top A1 series. In the 2016-17 season he held the position of Head of the female sector of the company Stelle Marine Ostia, which sold in the B series. In 2017 he arrived in Rome as Team Manager of Elite Basket Rome, which currently plays in the B series. Are we preparing for another promotion? We wish you the maximum success.
From 2014 he manages the Facebook basketrosa profile, one of the most followed profiles in Italy for the promotion of women’s basketball, as well as the site basketrosa.com and the site pinkisbetter.it.
A life spent for women’s basketball, for the promotion and diffusion of pink basketball inside and outside the field.
In the Christmas of 2017 organizes the first edition of “Under Christmas under basket” an Under 14 basketball tournament for women who is held in Rome.