2月19日更新: 已額滿 Volunteer Spots are filled!
We have a very exciting event coming up Taiwan’s Super Basketball League!
Aaron Pettway from Kinmen Liquor has invited us and the kids to their February 23rd game in XinZhuang!
金門高粱隊 “威戈 Aaron Pettway”邀請我們的孩子們去欣賞超級籃球聯賽2月23日的球賽！
難得有機會可以跟孩子一起去看球賽，認識球員！這次我們只能開放給3－4位熱血志工！最好是對籃球有興趣的朋友。 我們需要攝影師，英翻中朋友 （比賽後威戈會跟孩子們聊天），還有其他一位朋友一起來幫忙。 有興趣的話麻煩快速報名！
This is a great chance to meet some of the kids in Taipei. Space is extremely limited and I hope to attract some basketball buffs! Need a few Helping Hands, including a photographer, a translator (English to Mandarin when Aaron talks to the kids), and 1-2 others on hand to assist with various tasks in registering kids, snacks, hanging out with them. Aaron will give a talk to the kids afterwards and do a short Q&A. Interested? Sign up now!
Date/Time 日期／時間: February 23rd, Sunday. 14:15 – 17:00 2月23日（日）下午14：15至17：00
Location 地點: XinZhuang Sports Stadium: New Taipei City, Xinzhuang District, 60 HeXing Street
新莊體育場： 和興街66號 / https://goo.gl/maps/jWRHZ
靠近 新莊捷運站 Close to XinZhuang MRT Station
Fee: No course fee! Just provide your own transportation (and rain gear, if applicable !)
RSVP deadline 報名期限: 2/17/2014 by 1:00 pm ／ 2月17日2014 下午13：00前
How to sign up? 報名方式：
1. Email brightside.tw (at) gmail.com
2. Read and register here: 必須填 https://goo.gl/A4GpPM
FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/549338391840349/
More on Aaron Pettway 關於 “威戈” :
Before playing professional basketball, Aaron Pettway joined air forces for which he served for four years. He then played for Oklahoma State University of the Big 12 Conference. At 6’11” he ﬁrst played internationally in Poland for the 2006-07 season with Kager Gydinia, where he had a strong rookie season leading the league to rank in the top 10 in the league in rebounding.
After not playing for a full season due to a foot injury, he signed for the 2009-2010 season with defending Latvian champion BK Ventspils which was competing in the Euroleague qualifying round. Due to a strong season in Europe, he played for the Washington Wizards in the 2010 Vegas NBA Summer League.
In November 2013, he signed with Kinmen Kaoliang Liquor Team of Taiwan’s Super Basketball League (SBL). He won ﬁrst place at the SBL All-Starts Dunking Contest this year.
還沒開始打籃球之前，（ Aaron Pettway）在美國空軍服務4年。進入籃球界是在俄克拉何馬州立大學讀書時被挑選參與12大聯盟參與比賽。身為211公分高，他第一次在國外打求是從2006年跟波瀾國Kager Gydinia隊。為了腳受傷，他到2009年才從新回覆打籃球，及在歐洲聯盟很優秀的表現允許他2010年回美國打NBA暑假賽代表華盛頓奇才隊 (Washington Wizards)。從11月2013年，他來台灣加入金門高粱隊。今年在SBL明星賽灌藍大賽獲得冠軍。