Thursday, September 18, 2008
Brunamonti the new technical director of Rieti
Italian basketball legend, Roberto Brunamonti will be the new technical director of Solsonica Rieti for the next 3 years. During the presentation of Solsonica NSB Rieti, held in Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II, the president Gaetano Papalia formalised an agreement with the former playmaker of Rieti back in the years 70s-80s and said the deal "will give technical identity and continuity to NSB".
Roberto Brunamonti won the silver medal with his national team at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, four national championships (1984, 1993, 1994, 1995), one Italian Cup in 1984 and one Italian Supercup in 1995.
He started his career in Rieti in 1975 and after seven years joined the Virtus Sinudyne Bologna in 1982. He played with the Virtus Bologna until he ended his career in 1996 after 21 years in the Italian Basketball League.