DME Showcase – Turkey
DME Showcase - Istanbul, Turkey
Partner: ABB International Academy
Date: April 20-21, 2018
Age: 14-20 Years Old
Life Sport Center Beylikdüzü,
Yakuplu Mahallesi, 95.Sokak, 34528 Beylikdüzü
KAAN ONAT KALKAN – ABB INTERNATİONAL ACADEMY KURUCUSU
+90 (532) 556-57-22
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|FUNDAMENTALS||COLLEGE RECRUITING||PROMOTION||TRIP TO USA|
|Former NBA Coach Dan Panaggio will present variety of drills and skill – techniques that are emphasized in USA Basketball.||Former NBA Scout Momir Gajic will evaluate players during the competition and provide education sessions about NCAA recruiting and eligibility rules.||Each player will receive an online mini profile with the photo and the basic info. DME staff will rank top 5 players for each position from both showcases.||All showcase participants will receive additional discounts for every program and event provided by the DME Academy in USA. 2018 Top 10 players will be sponsored to participate in DME Super Session Week between August 1-8, 2018|
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TURKEY SUPER TEAM
INVITED TO GLOBAL SUPER SESSION WEEK
August 1-8, 2018
Daytona Beach, Florida
10 ATHLETES | 2 COACHES
- BREAKFAST & LUNCH
- SUPER SESSION GEAR
CHECK IN: AUGUST 1, 2018
CHECK OUT: AUGUST 8, 2018
#DMESuperSession is the final basketball event of the 2018 Summer following all of the camps and showcases held across the world, (LA, NJ/New York City, Arlington, Daytona Beach, London, Leicester, Amman and Istanbul)
#DMESuperSession is comprised of the global top 100 talents in the greater Florida region, including Atlanta, North Carolina, South Carolina, Southern Florida, Tampa, Jacksonville, Daytona Beach, Florida. This year, top athletes from London, Leicester, Amman and Istanbul, will also participate.
ABOUT DAN PANAGGIO
Dan has had tremendous success as a coach over a 40-year career. His teams have won consistently at every level. Professionally, Dan served as head coach of the Quad City Thunder for nine seasons, and owns a career record of 313-191, winning Continental Basketball Association championships in 1994 and 1998. All nine of his teams advanced to the CBA playoffs.
Dan was an assistant coach to Maurice Cheeks with the Portland Trailblazers from 2001 to 2005. Considered one of the top experts in the NBA game when it comes to the triangle offense made popular by Phil Jackson, Dan was brought onboard as an assistant in the Laker organization for four years and has two NBA Championship rings to show for his efforts there.
Dan was named the Chinese NBA coach of the year in 2012 as head coach of Yao Ming’s Shanghai Sharks. After serving a four-year contract Dan was replaced and was named as special advisor in the Phoenix Sun’s organization.
ABOUT MOMIR GAJIC
Momir, a native of Belgrade, Serbia, began his career as a video coordinator – scout with the Minnesota Timberwolves. During his tenure with the Timberwolves, he evaluated US and international talents. He co-founded several successful scouting companies in Europe. These companies specialize in scouting basketball players and representing them to college coaches. Momir architected 3 NCAA sectioned show cases, all launched in Serbia, Spain and Turkey. These showcases were some of the rarest NCAA sectioned show cases in Europe in the recent history.
In 2006 Momir become a coach for the Patterson School in Lenoir, N.C. which was one of the top prep school basketball programs in the country. While there, he developed numerous NCAA Division I student-athletes.
In 2008, Momir joined the University of Rhode Island (URI) as an international recruiting and scouting coach. During this time, Momir developed a network of scouts worldwide that helped him identify talented basketball players. He traveled to over 20 countries in search of athletes and successfully recruited players from Serbia, The Republic of Georgia, Argentina, and England. In 2010 Momir left the University of Rhode Island and his coaching career and founded Max My Play, an international sports marketing company.
Momir joined DME Sports Academy as the Director of Recruiting, Sales and Global Marketing in 2016. He has been leading US and international efforts in promoting DME brand and organizing showcases around the world. He believes in DME Sports Academy’s mission of developing athletes’ mind, body and skills. Momir’s skills and experience contributes tremendously in DME’s tailored training platform that maximizes athlete’s athletic, academic and personal capabilities.
“WE BELIEVE DME SPORTS ACADEMY REPRESENTS THE FUTURE OF SECONDARY EDUCATION, IT IS A HOLISTIC APPROACH – BODY, MIND AND SPIRIT.”
Dan Panaggio – Co-Founder & Owner, DME Sports Academy
Where Are They Now?
ABOUT ABB INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY
ABB International Academy which was founded by Kaan Onat Kalkan in 2010, makes a difference with the major sportive events and organisations in Europe. These services includes special and developmental trainings, programs supported by performance enhancing tests and applications for personal development of athletes.