Paternostro excited for Decin pre-season trip with Riders

Leicester Riders are in to Decin in the Czech Republic to continue pre-season competition against BK Armex Decin on Thursday 7th and Friday 8th September.

The Riders will continue pre-season traditions of recent years in testing themselves against foreign opposition, this time in the form of BK Armex Decin in a double-header match up in the Czech Republic.

Head Coach Rob Paternostro is excited for the time away with the group and stated: “We are always excited to be able to play against good competition in the preseason and BK Armex Decin will provide us with that.

“It’s also a great learning experience for the team as we build to the season, playing teams with different styles then we are accustomed to.

“It will be good for our get guys to spend time with each other both on and off the court as we prepare for the 17-18 season.”

The Riders will land in Prague and play the same night before turning around to for a second game the following day ahead of their return to the UK.

Riders Travel Schedule
Thursday 7th Sept – 19.00 (GMT)
Friday 8th Sept – 17.00 (GMT)

For more information on BK Armex Decin CLICK HERE.

Riders will return to the UK to face the Plymouth Raiders on September 16th giving fans a first look at new Riders signings that have yet to be in action with the team.

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Travelling Roster:

Kiefer Douse
Rema Lascelles
Eric Robertson
Tyler Bernardini
Andy Thomson
Harrison Gamble
Shane Walker
Josh Ward-Hibbert
J.R. Holder
Pierre Hampton
Max Richardson