Media Alert - Tangerine and Canada Basketball national team player Rob Sacre to shoot hoops with Vancouver youth

VANCOUVER, May 15, 2016 /CNW/ - Tangerine invites you to its Vancouver Community Gym event, as part of its #BrightWayForward program – a day focused on basketball skills training and empowerment programming for local youth, in partnership with Canada Basketball.  

Tangerine will be joined by Vancouver-raised national team and NBA player, Rob Sacre, and over 150 local youth who will be participating in empowerment and basketball skills training led by Basketball B.C. There will also be a special presentation from Tangerine, a Q&A session with Sacre, and a performance from UNITY Charity featuring beatboxing, breakdancing and spoken word poetry.

Photo, video and interview opportunities available.

WHAT:

Tangerine hosts Vancouver Community Gym with Rob Sacre, as part of its
#BrightWayForward program




WHO:

Tangerine Chief Operating Officer, Ian Cunningham


Canadian National Team & NBA Player, Rob Sacre


Local youth (ages 9-13)


Basketball BC



WHERE:

University of British Columbia


War Memorial Gymnasium


6081 University Blvd,


Vancouver, BC



WHEN:

Sunday, May 15, 2016


12:00 p.m. – Rob Sacre running basketball drills with youth (opportunity for b-roll)


12:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. – Media Interview Availability


1:15 p.m. – Special Presentation and Q&A with Rob Sacre



VISUALS:

Rob Sacre running basketball drills with local youth


Rob Sacre and local youth photo-op at empowerment graffiti mural


UNITY Charity performance featuring beatboxing, breakdancing, and MC and spoken word poetry.



PARKING:

Recommended Parking Lot – North Parkade


Complimentary Parking Code – TCB37K



ON-SITE  

CONTACT

Derek Kirk, Tangerine, 416-316-0149


SOURCE Tangerine

For further information: Derek Kirk, Tangerine, 416-316-0149

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