Basketball legand, Kobe Bryant, visited an Abu Dhabi school on Thursday as part of his "Health and Fitness Weekend" event to promote awareness about the dangers of diabetes amongst the youth.
Bryant was welcomed by the student and teachers attending the event at the school where he showed them a few basketball skills and secrets.
The five-times champion is also scheduled to visit the American University in Dubai (AUD) on Friday for a celebrity charity match. Bryant will also be joined by players from the Real Madrid basketball “Legends” team, giving the students access to quality training from some of the best in the business.
The event is being supported by GEMS Education in association with the Dubai Diabetes Association, Boston Diabetes Center, Imperial College of London Diabetes Centre’s public awareness campaign, Expo 2020, GAYSW, Dubai Calendar, Duplays and Dubai Sports Council.