Attention hoopsters of all ages in the Los Angeles area. Â Nike will be holding its annual 3 on 3 basketball tournament at LA Live in Downtown Los Angeles, directly in the shadow of Staples Center, where the Clippers and champion Lakers play.
The tournament will be held on August 7-8, 2010 with a shootaround August 6th, however, participants must register online at Nike3on3.com by July 30th. Â Although the competition is 3 on 3, teams must have 4 members to be able to handle substitutions and potential injuries. Â Registration is $160 for teams of 4.
Also, in order to keep the games fair, competition will be divided into several levels including youth (grades 3-8), high school (grades 9-12), adult, and elite with each division having sub-division of male, female and coeds. The elite division’s men’s bracket will be broken up into over and under 6 ft tall brackets. In addition, there are wheelchair and Special Olympics divisions which are free for participants who qualify.
In addition to spirited competition, all participants are guaranteed to play a minimum of 3 games and will recieve:
- 1 ticket to a 2010 Clippers Game
- $25 ESPN Zone Gift Card
- Nike Tournament Shirt
- Powerade Drawstring Backpack & drink
- Frito-Lay Snack Sample
- Spidertech Athletic Tape
Bring your A game!