Basketball competitions devoted to the memory of Edward Tuguz took place in the gym specialized children's and youth school of Olympic reserve of Maykop town. In that school Edward Tuguz worked for twenty years, starting as a trainer-teacher and ending as its director. His name is associated with the development of basketball in Adygeya as a whole.
Every year the tournament in memory of Edward Tuguz gathers athletes from various towns of Krasnodar region. The age of its participants is 14 - 16. At this time, in the competition the teams from Tuapse, Armavir, and Ust-Labinsk took part. As a result of the three-day plays the fight among the boy teams was won by the team of Maykop town.
The girls from Ust-Labinsk became the strongest basketball players once again. It should be noted that their team is the best in Krasnodar region in that age group.