adidas John Wall Take on Summer TourPosted on September 02, 2014 by Jeremy Hyman
John Wall traveled throughout Asia with adidas on their Take on Summer Tour.
September 2nd Update
Wall finished his Take on Summer Tour with adidas last week with stops in Seoul, South Korea, Osaka, Japan, and Okinawa, Japan.
While there, he conducted skills clinics, spoke with the fans, judged local dunk contests, and coached three-on-three tournaments.
Check out more photos from the end of his tour:
Wall visited Myeon-ji High School in Seoul to conduct a basketball skills clinic
Wall taught players how to pick-and-roll during the skills clinic
Wall answered questions from fans and Korean basketball media while in Seoul
Wall showcased his shooting skills for fans in Seoul
Wall participated as a judge in a local dunk contest
Wall coached a youth team in a game of three-on-three
Wall visited the adidas store to meet more fans
Wall greeted fans upon his arrival in Okinawa
Wall watched fans participate in a three-on-three tournament in Okinawa
Wall signed a display in Okinawa before leaving Japan
August 25 Update
To finish off his China portion of the tour, Wall visited Chengdu on August 23rd.
From his adidas team:
In the final stop of the China portion of the tour, John was welcomed by an enthusiastic crowd at the Wanda Plaza in Chengdu where he spoke with fans, coached a 3-on-3 tournament and judged a dunk contest between local players. Winners of the competitions received a signed pair of the John Wall Florist City Collection Crazy 1 shoe.
Wall coaches the 3 –on-3 tournament in Chengdu
John Wall congratulates the winner of the slam dunk contest in Chengdu
John Wall listens to the crowd at the Wanda Plaza in Chengdu
John Wall arrives at the Wanda Plaza in Chengdu
Wall will finish up his tour in Japan and South Korea before returning home to the U.S.
August 21 Update
Wall continued his tour by visiting Qingdao, China. Check out more photos below:
On August 19th, John Wall made his first stop in Beijing on his adidas Summer Tour.
From his adidas team:
Fans had the opportunity to interact with Wall and take part in a once-in-a-lifetime basketball event on the Great Wall of China.
Fans participated in dunk and three-point contests on the exclusive court built on the Great Wall of China. Winners of the competitions received a signed pair of the John Wall Florist City Collection Crazy 1 shoe.
John Wall coaches participants in the slam dunk contest on the Great Wall of China
John Wall poses before meeting fans at the Great Wall of China
John Wall poses with his logo projected on the Great Wall of China
The John Wall Logo projected on the Great Wall of China during his Take on Summer Tour event in Beijing
Wall will be in China with adidas until August 23rd, before making stops in Japan and South Korea. Be sure to check out adidas' Instagram page for photos along the way.
We'll keep this page updated with content as it rolls in from the far east.
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