The Mission, the Vision, and the Why?

Our Mission:

Educating, inspiring, and uniting children across the globe, by introducing the FUNdamentals of basketball, yoga and meditation.

We strive to cultivate confidence, spread peace and encourage children to live healthy and positive lives.

Namaste & Play aims to connect children to the best version of themselves, by bringing more peace and mental fitness into their world. 


Our Vision:

  • Teach 10,000+ kids this school year in Central and South America

  • Educate and mentor local coaches, teachers and volunteers

  • Partner with the NBA and other leading global brands 

Why Namaste & Play?


  • Our experience and backgrounds as a former NBA 1st Round Draft pick and current Yoga Studio owners, allow us the ability to spread health and wellness thru a balanced mind, body and spirit program.

  • Promoting the sport of basketball in remote areas of the globe where children do not have access to instruction, coaching, and equipment.

  • Positively impact children and families worldwide by introducing healthy and positive lifelong practices at an early age.

  • The benefits of a consistent yoga practice has been proven to enhance your athletic performance, overall strength, focus on and off the mat, increase your energy and lower stress levels.

  • We believe EVERY child should be able to have the opportunity to learn the basic fundamentals of these 2 amazing outlets

  • Instill Confidence, increase physical fitness and develop healthy habits and practices for life