NBA/WNBA FIT Newsletter - March 2012

NBA/WNBA FIT Newsletter - MARCH 2012

"I have to stay FIT all the time so I am always watching what I eat. My body is the most important thing. I make sure I stay hydrated all the time and I make sure I eat things that are good for me when I'm away from the game. I'm pro FIT. It has to be that way."

- Dwyane Wade, Miami HEAT


NBA/WNBA FIT Live Healthy MARCH 2012
NBA FIT All-Star Youth Celebration tips Off NBA Cares All-Star Community Caravan

The NBA Cares All-Star Community Caravan tipped off on Thursday, Feb. 23, with the NBA FIT All-Star Youth Celebration for more than 500 boys and girls throughout Central Florida from the Jr. Magic program. Immediately following the 2012 NBA All-Star Jam Session Opening Ceremony, NBA and WNBA players and legends led youngsters through six fitness clinics throughout Jam Session while emphasizing the importance of living an active, healthy lifestyle.

2011-12 Dribble, Dish & Swish National Finals

The 12 national finalists from the 2011-12 "NBA FIT/ WNBA FIT Dribble, Dish & Swish presented by Pepperidge Farm® Flavor Blasted® Goldfish® crackers" competition took to the court for the National Finals at NBA All-Star 2012. They were assisted in drills on Center Court at Jam Session by NBA All-Star Dwyane Wade and WNBA All-Star Katie Smith. Check out their times to see who placed first in each age bracket.

NBA/WNBA/D-League Players host Dribble to Stop Diabetes clinics

The NBA, WNBA, and NBA Developmental League held multiple Dribble to Stop Diabetes clinics throughout All-Star Weekend. NBA Legends Bob Lanier and Robert Horry, WNBA All-Star Tamika Catchings and the NBA D-League All-Stars joined Sanofi US and took to the NBA FIT Court at Jam Session to encourage fitness and create awareness about this disease.

NBA FIT hosts more than 30 events at NBA FIT Arena

The NBA FIT Arena was home to more than 30 events throughout NBA All-Star Weekend in Orlando. Events included NWBA Wheelchair Basketball Clinic, Dribble to Stop Diabetes Clinics, iHoops/Jr. Magic Basketball Games, MizFIT Hoopster HipHop events, and the annual Special Olympics Orlando Basketball Clinic!


Was this e-mail newsletter forwarded to you? Sign up to get your own free copy of the NBA/WNBA FIT Newsletter.

If you would like to unsubscribe, e-mail with unsubscribe in the subject line.

645 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10022

NBA Privacy Policy

The NBA identifications are the intellectual property of the NBA and its teams. (c) 2012 NBA Properties, Inc.