JON MBIMBA MAVINGA
(Team Jons Session e.V. Founder and organizer of the 5X5 Germany‘s Reality Check)
Mbimba Jon Mavinga was born in Kinshasa, Congo in 1978. With his mother from Congo and his father from Angola, he grew up in Luanda until he was six years old.
Because of the civil war in the country he and his family moved to Paris, France in 1985. He studied social pedagogy at the Catholic University of Paris. After his graduation Mavinga moved to Cologne, Germany. The 35 year old works as a social eduation worker with kids and teenagers. In 2006 Mbimba Jon Mavinga founded the “5x5 Germany’s Reality Check” basketball event.
Since then this event established to the primary Streetball highlight in Germany.