The Zone is a huge sports hall with 15 badminton courts and one basketball court. It is open for members and non-members.
Basketball was brought to the Philippines by the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) during the early American colonial period, in the first half of the 20th century. Today it is the most popular sport in the country, whether that's played on the streets, at schools, in colleges or in the professional level.
Smart Gilas Pilipinas meets Iran in the finals of the FIBA Asia Championship 2013 on August 11, to prove it is the best national basketball team all over Asia.