Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Alaska Fortified holds basketball power camp in Bacolod

BACOLOD. The participants in the Alaska Basketball Power Camp in Bacolod City. (Contributed photo)

ALASKA sports resume its Annual program in teaching young athletes the fundamental skills and core values of the game by holding Alaska Basketball Power Camp 2019.

This year, Alaska Basketball Power Camps are currently being held in Baguio, Manila, and in Bacolod City on May 10.

Last April 14, was the Baguio leg where more than 300 kids joined the camp and 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 Manila leg was held in Ateneo de Manila University last April 24, 2019 which was joined by more than 200 kids.

Training the participants of Manila camp were the Alaska Aces Jake Pascual, Vic Manuel, Christopher Exciminiano, Chris Banchero and Yutien Andrada spearheaded by Coach Jeffrey Cariaso.

Cariaso said that they make sure that they teach them the core values that they believe in not only to become good athletes but also to become good people.

“We want to instil them the value of hard work, determination, discipline, and respect,” added Cariaso.

Alaska Sports is focused in promoting sports program that shapes, trains, challenges and inspires children to achieve their dreams and aspirations.

Alaska Sports 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 of 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 the new generation of children to become better at sport through the Alaska Power Camp.

The Alaska Basketball Power Camp teaches more than basketball skills. It also instils the value of discipline, hard work, teamwork and determination and teaches 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 and let their children experience the fun and benefits of what sports will bring to them.

Registration form is available at Just submit 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.

About Alaska Milk

According to Food and Nutrition Research Institute (FNRI) malnutrition and obesity are the two most pressing nutritional problems in the Philippines today were children ages 5-10 are overweight.

Children growing up in this fast-changing technological environment leads children’s interest towards gadgets and technology rather than playing outside, resulting to sedentary lifestyle. That is why, Alaska is focused in encouraging parents to lead their children toward healthy and active lifestyle.

Alaska also recognizes the need and importance of proper nutrition and active lifestyle to young Filipino children and is committed to help provide this through its brands Alaska Fortified Powdered Milk Drink and Alaska Chocolate Powdered Milk Drink.


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