Santiago Ochoa present at the BWB Global Camp

The activities that are held around the NBA All-Star Game return to normal this year and one of them will be the Basketball Without Borders Global Camp, an event that rbrings together 40 young people from 27 countries who will have the opportunity to be present at this great event, one of them will be the Mexican Santiago Ochoa.

The BWB GC will take place February 17-19 in Salt Lake City, the camp will have as directors the Australian Patrick Hunt (President of the World Association of Basketball Coaches), the Colombian Gersson Rosas (New York Knicks Senior Basketball Advisor) and Masai Ujiri (current president of the Toronto Raptors).

During these three daysThe young people will have different activities such as training sessions, physical testsexercises to improve your skills, 5 vs 5 matches and of course, as is tradition, the weekend will end with a match where the champion will be known and The MVP of the event will be chosen.

The presence of some of the players is expected who will attend the NBA All-Star Game.

Latino presence

In total there will be six Latino representatives, two Argentines, two Brazilians, one Dominican and one Mexican. Brazilians Eduardo Klafke and Samis Calderon, in addition to Santiago Ochoa, They belong to the group of 11 players that are part of the NBA Academy Latin America.

Another player to watch is the Spanish Aday Marawho with his 2.20 meters tall, does not go unnoticed.

These are the players who will be participating in Salt Lake City.

The event organized jointly between NBA and FIBA has given great results, it is enough to point out that for the start of this season in the NBA, 38 players had gone through an edition of the Basketball Without Borders camp at some point and 23 had done so in the global edition.

via NBA


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