The Swoosh is a global brand to say the least…and Nike is taking their talents across the globe. And depending where you reside on our little blue planet…you can still partake in some of the ongoing events before their conclusion throughout July. Headlining the slew of events is the iconic Drew League and football (soccer) jersey customization station taking place in London. Check out the list of events below along with their culmination dates.
PUSH YOUR LIMITS AT NIKE’S NEW GYM
JUST DO IT HEADQUARTERS
WHAT: Train alongside some of the world’s best athletes, gain access to the latest in recovery technology, fuel with pre- and post-workout meals curated by a professional chef and check out a boutique stocked with the latest Nike training gear — this state-of-the-art training space brings all aspects of the Nike Training Club (NTC) app to life.
WHEN: June 21 – August 12
WHERE: 1541 North Cahuenga Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
HOW TO JOIN: You must be a NikePlus member to participate. Download the NTC app, turn on Nike App push notifications, and sign up on the Nike Los Angeles website to opt in for exclusive alerts to register. The more NTC workouts you complete, the better your chance of receiving an invite.
For more information, visit the Nike Los Angeles website, follow @nikela on Twitter and follow @nikelosangeles on Instagram.
CUSTOMIZE YOUR OWN FOOTBALL JERSEY
THE JERSEY SHOP, HOSTED BY TOTTENHAM TEXTILES
WHAT: Cut and tear exclusive Tottenham Textiles transfer patterns at Niketown London to create your own one-off jersey to take home.
WHEN: June 12-July 31
WHERE: 236 Oxford St., Marylebone, London W1C 1DE, UK
CREATE YOUR OWN ‘ZINE
HATO PRESS ‘ZINE WORKSHOP
WHAT: To celebrate the forthcoming Converse X JW Anderson pop-up space, the London-based independent printing house will lead a workshop with guests to curate their own ‘Zine, using repurposed text and artwork from artists Delfin Dinley and Terrance Caviar.
WHEN: July 19-July 22
WHERE: Converse X JW Anderson “Toy Gallery,” 20 Beak Street, London W1F 9RE
WATCH THE WEST COAST’S PREMIER SUMMER LEAGUE FOR HOOPS
WHAT: The legendary pro-am league returns for its 45th season, bringing together NBA stars, streetball icons and renowned amateur players for a shot at the storied league title.
WHEN: Throughout July
WHERE: King Drew Magnet High School, 1601 E. 120th St, Los Angeles, CA
For more information, go here.
SEE NEW YORK CITY DUKE IT OUT ON THE PLAYGROUND AND THE PITCH
NYC VS NYC
WHAT: Boroughs from around the Big Apple have assembled their brightest talents to square off in an elite summer basketball tournament. Watch these homegrown players compete for summer supremacy on the blacktop.
WHEN: June 23-August 4
WHERE: Playground basketball courts across New York City