5 Distinctive Basketball Courts That Will Amaze Fans Of The Sport

By Peter C

There are at least 45,000 basketball courts worldwide, with only a few getting the most attention from basketball lovers due to their unique design and location. Not all courts are the same, in spite of what you may think.

We live in a world that is surrounded by innovation, so why should it be any different when it comes to sports and sports venues? Here are some of these unique basketball courts spread around the globe.

Angels Gate Park – San Pedro, California

Angels Gate Park appears at the top of our list because the basketball court is surrounded by many natural wonders. If you’re a lover of nature, this court allows you to enjoy every match and, at the same time, the incredible view of the ocean and mountains surrounding the court.

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The court is located on the shore of the Pacific Ocean in San Pedro, giving you a near-beach experience. The refreshing atmosphere at this court is something you can’t enjoy at any other court. Angels Gate Park is also perfect for entertainment, giving you a more enjoyable experience.

Postojna Cave – Slovenia

At times, enjoying an activity at an unusual location is more satisfying than the activity itself. Well, it might sound strange to hear of a basketball court inside a cave, which is why this basketball court is different from others.

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In 2012, EuroBasket played its draws at the court, and the turnout was massive.  

Pigalle – Paris, France

This court may not be as big as one would want it, but it’s definitely one of the most distinctive basketball courts worldwide. It’s quite popular among basketball lovers on social media because it features incredible color composition and design works creatively done to appeal greatly to the soul of any viewer.

Lake Tonle Sap, Cambodia

This is a floating basketball court in a village in Cambodia where most of its structures float on water. The idea of a floating court sounds intriguing, and this is what makes the court very unique.

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Except during stormy weather, you shouldn’t have any problem playing on the court.

Hall of Fame Basketball Court – Springfield, USA

We all know the United States has some of the finest basketball courts in the world, but this one is likely one of the most famous. With its impressive structure and the opportunity to learn and see pictures and quotes of notable basketball players in the country, the court is a dream location for most fans of the sport.

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Whether you are a professional basketball player or a beginner, you should consider visiting the court to meet with other players and improve your skills.