THE Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Gin Kings will attend the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel 3-on-3 National Championships on June 5 (Sunday) at the SM North Edsa Sky Dome, Quezon City.
Participants from the 16 teams and fans can mingle with the Gin Kings in the event that starts at 10 a.m. and ends with the 5 p.m. awarding ceremony. Admission is free.
Ginebra San Miguel, Inc. (GSMI), maker of the world’s no. 1 selling gin Ginebra San Miguel, hopes the Gin Kings’ presence will inspire the participants to excel and be a step closer to reaching their full basketball potential. GSMI provides opportunities to athletes through grassroots basketball initiatives that sustain their passion for the game and also teach the importance of teamwork and sportsmanship.
Teams from Bulacan, Laguna, Tarlac, Pasig, Quezon Province, Las Pinas, Pampanga, Cavite, Cebu, Quezon City, Rizal, Pasay, Mandaluyong, Davao, Bacolod and Pangasinan will vie for the champion’s cash prize of P50,000, while the runner-up will receive P20,000.
The regional finalists hurdled nationwide qualifying tournaments in different barangays that drew hundreds of aspiring basketball players 18 years old and above. The regional winners also got the chance to watch the recent PBA Finals live.