adidas John Wall Take on Summer Tour

Posted 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.


John 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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