A deployed US Navy carrier squadron’s version of the music video for “Pump It” by Black Eyed Peas.
Bright and early Tuesday, November 1st, the construction team made their way down to the USS Carl Vinson,docked in San Diego Bay at North Island, ready to start work on building the court for the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic.
On November 4th, the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic trophy was officially unveiled for the public, and like we had all imagined, it is a thing of beauty.
After returning all five starters from last season, the Associated Press named the University of North Carolina number 1 in the men’s preseason Top 25. This is the third time in the last five seasons that the Tar Heels have been awarded the top spot in the AP Top 25.
We came across this great video from DVIDS that highlights the 2011 Quicken Loans Carrier Classic and the USS Carl Vinson.
MSU and UNC have nothing on USS Carl Vinson Sailors-check out their hoop skills as they get ready for the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic
As with any big-time game that involves bragging rights, the players dream of hoisting the trophy above their heads with elation. For the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic, the trophy that will be awarded to the winner has been cast and created. Let me tell you something – it is truly remarkable.
Great video of pictures and images from life aboard the USS Carl Vinson
It’s just 23 days and a few hours until the big event. Are you feeling the excitement? Are you ready to rock the boat?
Happy Birthday, Navy. We are proud to be your partner in the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic, and are proud to serve alongside you for many years to come.