Fit as a Pro

Cavs: Fit as a Pro

Tristan Thompson and Matthew Dellavedova greet students.

Cleveland Cavaliers players Tristan Thompson and Matthew Dellavedova; Performance Specialist Derek Millender; and Assistant Coach Brett Brielmaier had the chance to host thirty eighth graders from Entrepreneurship Preparatory School in Cleveland, for the Cavs “Fit as a Pro” program.

Students from Entrepreneurship Preparatory School

One Cleveland-area eighth grade class had the chance to find out what the pros go through on a daily basis.  The students participated in a mini “training camp”, led by Tristan Thompson and Matthew Dellavedova.

Students from Entrepreneurship Preparatory School

Students from Entrepreneurship Preparatory School

Team Performance Specialist Derek Millender and Assistant Coach Brett Brielmaier helped take the kids through multiple stations at Cleveland Clinic Courts including; on court drills, weight room workouts and a film study session.  These are routines that the actual Cleveland Cavaliers players go through each day at practice.

Students from Entrepreneurship Preparatory School

Students from Entrepreneurship Preparatory School

Fit as a Pro is a year-round campaign designed to encourage physical fitness and well-balanced nutrition among elementary school students in Northeast Ohio.  The program reaches thousands of students in Northeast Ohio through fitness challenges, nutrition education, and information on how to maintain an overall healthy lifestyle.

Students from Entrepreneurship Preparatory School