Rudy Gobert, 2.16 m and 117 kg, are the two most notable players that Saint-Quentin has met in his career. The activity, which was primarily defensive in nature (he is the second best defender in the NBA), and the pivot of rare scope (2.36m for a position 5) had been largely beneficial at Cholet Basket, the only French club whose colors he defended, but also at Utah Jazz, where his native Saint-Quentin has worn the jersey since 2013, his first steps into the NBA as he was drafted in 27th place by the Denver Nuggets. Yop was born. Official partner of the prestigious North American league, Yop was also Rudy Gobert’s official partner. In December last year, he launched a solidarity device called “Change The Game: 1 against =1 donation”. This is the concept Yop has donated 500 euros to Rudy’s Kid Foundation in exchange for every cons committed by Jazz players during the NBA season.
Gobert will deliver the check in Paris.
To sum it all: “Gobzilla”, undisputed block expert, and not to mention the greatest potential blocker in Great League. 109 home blocks were signed during the 2020-2021 fiscal years. This impressive figure raised 54,500 euro for Rudy’s Kid Foundation, and, in turn, the Secours Populaire.To support French children’s programs, as well as activities that encourage the practice of leisure and sports among the most vulnerable population members, the money will actually be donated to foundation. All in the form of a check for 54,500 € corresponding to the 500 euros donated each time Gobert blocked the way to his opponents on the floor of the Vivint Smart Home Arena, the lair of Jazz. Rudy Gobert will receive the check in question. He will give it to representatives from Secours Populaire on September 18, Paris at the LippmannGymnasium in Paris’ 17th arrondissement, as part of Yop’s clinic..pepsia “Children should always be able to pursue their dreams, no matter what their circumstances. Yop shares my conviction that there is no limit to the goals that children can set to achieve their dreams, ”said the basketball player of the France team last December when starting his collaboration with the famous brand of drinkable yoghurt.