Alaska Sports still continues its annual program in teaching young athletes the fundamental skills and core values of the game. It held the Alaska Basketball Power Camp 2019 in Baguio City, Quezon City, Metro Manila and Bacolod City.
On April 14, 2019, more than 300 kids joined the first leg of the camp in Baguio City. They had the first-hand opportunity to be trained by Alaska-certified coaches headed by the Power Camp Director, Philippine Basketball Association legend and Alaska Aces assistant coach Jeffrey Cariaso together with the Alaska Aces players Simon Enciso and Abel Galliguez.
The next leg was on April 24, 2019 at the Ateneo de Manila University in Quezon City with 195 participants. Approximately 377 kids joined the first day of the Bacolod City leg with coach Willie Miller and Tata Belangel on May 10, 2019 and on May 11, 2019, the Alaska Fortified Basketball Power Camp concluded in Manila.
According to Cariaso, they make sure that they teach the participants the core values that they believe in not only to become good people but also to become good athletes. He said, “We want to instill in them the value of hard work, determination, discipline and respect.”
Alaska Sports is focused in promoting sports program that shapes, trains, challenges and inspire children to achieve their dreams and aspirations. It also wants to teach children that the true spirit of participation is not just winning the game but it’s about the spirit of learning the values or determination, hard work, teamwork and spirit of discipline and sportsmanship.
Alaska Milk Corporation is a pioneer towards promoting affordable nutrition and active lifestyle in the Philippines and aims to teach a new generation of children to become better at sport through the Alaska Basketball Power Camp, which teaches not only basketball skills but also the value of discipline, hard work, teamwork and determination and the importance of proper nutrition and active lifestyle for the growth and development of the camp participants.
Parents are encouraged to enroll their children in Alaska Basketball Power Camp. They should let their children experience the fun and benefits of what sports will bring to them.
Registration form is available at www.alaskamilk.com/Alaska-sports, present printed registration form and proof of purchase or official receipt from February 2019 up to present at the start of the camp. Walk-in participants are also welcome for all three camps.