Former Los Angeles Laker Brian Shaw will lead this year’s Manila edition of the NBA Fit Week at the Gatorade Training Center Philippines on July 29.
The NBA Fit Week 2015, which will focus on the importance of healthy living, will also include an NBA Cares clinic with Project Pearls on July 30 in Bocaue, Bulacan. The event will cater to 40 local children of a nearby barangay.
Consequently, an Adi Nation Skills Camp will be held for youth varsity basketball players ageing nine-year old to 13-year old on July 31.
Shaw will lead the activities together with some local basketball stars.
“I look forward to visiting Manila and witnessing first-hand the passion of the Filipino players and coaches,” said Shaw in a statement.
The 14-year NBA veteran and three-time champion with Los Angeles Lakers is expected to share his personal experiences, tech- niques, and coaching to Filipino basketball enthusiasts.
The other notable personalities attending the event are University Athletic Association of the of the Philippines stars Jeron Teng, Kevin Ferrer, Gelo Alolino, Von Pessumal, Mike Tolomia and PBA and Gilas standout LA Tenorio.