Today kicked off the Bulova Beijing Soccer Camp, held at the Beijing Institute of Technology. More than 120 local youth are participating in a week of soccer training and fun, conducted by Brazilian coach Lamartine Silva with assistance from many local coaches. The generous funding of the Bulova Foundation has made this camp possible, with on the ground coordination from GSP staff members in the US and China.
The camp features Life Lessons highlighting values including honesty, happiness, focus, encouragement, integrity, respect, and service. The hope of both Bulova and GSP is to use the game of soccer to give back to the community, and make a lasting difference in the lives of Chinese youth.
The camp will end on Saturday, August 2, with a closing ceremony for parents and participants.