NIKE PRESENTS #PLAYPINOY, A TOURNAMENT CELEBRATING FILIPINO BASKETBALL
#PLAYPINOY allows Filipino youth to showcase their skills and passion for the game
Nike brings the spirit of Filipino basketball to a new level with the #PLAYPINOY tournament, inviting all basketball crazy teens in Manila to take part. The #PLAYPINOY tournament is a fast-paced and unconventional 5-on-5 pick-up style tournament for the youth.
“#PLAYPINOY is a platform to enable the youth to embrace their basketball roots and express their love of the game,” said Courtney Cole-Faso, Country Marketing Manager for Nike Philippines. “Nike is a firm believer in encouraging young people to lead an active life, and while we know that many Filipino youth play basketball, we want to give them the chance to show off their skills and celebrate the unique Filipino style of basketball”.
The tournament will run over three weekends, Aug 16 – 17 and Aug 23 – 24 with the finals on Aug 30. Registration begins on August 8.