|Aaron Gordon brought the NBA Slam Dunk Contest back to life this year with his innovation and athleticism, qualifying it as one of the best contests in history.
On Sunday July 10th, prior to the ESPYs, the infamous Venice Basketball League will showcase the best dunkers in the world in the 1st Annual Aaron Gordon Dunk Fest presented by ZTE.
The morning will begin with the KBVL Kids Clinic with a special appearance by Aaron Gordon. Game fundamentals, shooting and dribbling will be some of the activities on hand and the morning camp will end with the first ever 14U 8ft dunk competition!
The Main Event Game (2:00pm) — Metta World Peace’s team, Panda’s Friends, will take on undefeated and 2014 VBL Champs, the Brand Black All-Stars. Last week Metta’s performance on the court made ESPN’s top 10 Plays!
The Dunk Fest lineup includes:
Porter “What’s Gravity” Maberry
Myree “Reemix” Bowden
Jordan “Flight” Sutherland
Kenny “Dunk Inventor” Dobbs
Li Weihao (China’s #1 Dunker)
The Judges Panel includes:
Metta World Peace
Anthony Hemingway (Film Director)
Lixin Cheng (CEO of ZTE)
AG DUNK FEST SCHEDULE
9:00am – 12:00pm Aaron Gordon’s KIDS CLINIC
12:00pm – 1:00pm (VBL) Pro Shot West vs. MHP
1:00pm – 2:00pm (VBL) The Agency vs. Hub Junkies
2:00pm – 3:00pm Future Legends vs. Panda’s Friends
3:00pm – 4:00pm CELEBRITY All Star Game
4:00pm – 6:00pm AARON GORDON’S DUNK FEST
Please join us for the official red carpet after party Sunday evening! This party will take place at Blind Barber in Culver City. 8:00-10:00pm will be the red carpet event, where everyone all ages is welcome! After 10pm anyone 21+ will be welcome to join! DRESS TO IMPRESS!