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Flyers community coach honoured at Basketball England awards

Bristol Flyers’ community coach, Maialen Zilbeti has been named Children’s Coach of the Year at the annual Basketball England volunteer awards.

The award goes to a coach that has helped bring young people into the game and helped inspire the next generation of young players with an engaging and fun approach to coaching.

Maialen, who also plays for Bristol Flyers Women, was the national winner of the Dave Fisher Award, following her work through the Greater Bristol community.