Trail Blazers Street Jam Pop-A-Shot
Competition Hosted at Bridgeport Village
July 9, 2011
Trail Blazers Street Jam, Oregonâ€™s premier 3-on-3 hoops tournament is coming to Bridgeport Village
for a pop-a-shot competition Saturday, July 9, 2011 from 11 a.m. â€“ 4 p.m. at the gazebo.
TIGARD, Ore. â€“Trail Blazers Street Jam, Oregonâ€™s premier 3-on-3 hoops tournament is
coming to Bridgeport Village for a pop-a-shot competition Saturday, July 9, 2011 from 11
a.m. â€“ 4 p.m. at the gazebo.
Trail Blazers Street Jam presented by Safeway and Nike will take place July 29-31, 2011 at
the Rose Quarter in Portland and features more than 50 tournament courts for players of all
ages and abilities. Free for all participants, the pop-a-shot competition at Bridgeport Village
offers chances to win Nike gift cards and other prizes.
â€œThe Bridgeport Village pop-a-shot contest is just one of the many ways weâ€™ve received
incredible support from the community,â€• said Margaret Hunt, CEO of Special Olympics
Oregon, the organization benefiting from Trail Blazers Street Jam. All donations from the
event will benefit Special Olympics Oregon.
Teams registering for Trail Blazers Street Jam at the pop-a-shot competition will save $30;
all teams registering before July 15 will be entered to win a trip for four to Hawaii, courtesy of
Alaska Airlines. Registration and event details are available online.
All Trail Blazers Street Jam participants will have the chance to win a $10,000 half-court shot
and compete in a slam-dunk contest, hotshot contest and 3-point shootout. Qualifying teams
will face-off in the finals on a court reconstructed from the Trail Blazersâ€™ 1976-77 NBA
Championship hardwood. Trail Blazers Street Jam also features a clinic for kids and a free
fan experience for players, fans and families offering music, games, merchandise, partner
activities and food and drinks.
Trail Blazers Street Jam partners include Intel AppUp, Toyota, McDonaldâ€™s, The Standard,
Rockstar, Verizon Wireless, Miller Paint and Spirit Mountain Casino. All proceeds from Trail
Blazers Street Jam benefit Special Olympics Oregon. Become a fan of Trail Blazers Street
Jam at Facebook and follow us at Twitter.
About Trail Blazers Street Jam
Trail Blazers Street Jam is Oregonâ€™s premier summer basketball experience and one of the
largest 3-on-3 basketball tournaments in the Northwest. Now in its eighth year and
presented by Safeway and Nike, Trail Blazers Street Jam features divisions for all ages and
abilities, including a corporate challenge; more than 50 courts, each with certified officials;
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half-court and slam-dunk contest; a 3-point shootout; a clinic for kids; and a free fan
experience for players and families offering music, merchandise, partner activations and
food and drinks. All proceeds from Trail Blazers Street Jam benefit Special Olympics
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