Annual Youth Football Clinic presented by General Dynamics NASSCO takes place inside Qualcomm Stadium
SAN DIEGO – Kids can kick off football season at Qualcomm Stadium early this year! The San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl and General Dynamics NASSCO are teaming up to host a free youth football clinic Saturday, July 15th on the field inside Qualcomm Stadium. Drills and skills will be led by Fast Play Athletics, including instruction by former NFL players Legedu Naanee, Stephen Cooper, Larry Parker and Akili Smith. * The event will also host a Punt, Pass & Kick competition where participants can win SDCCU Holiday Bowl tickets.
Event registration is available at HolidayBowl.com. The clinic will run on the field inside Qualcomm Stadium from 8 am to 12 pm. Boys and girls ages 6-14 are invited to participate.
The Youth Football Clinic presented by General Dynamics NASSCO is designed to promote a healthy lifestyle for children. Kids will participate in offense, defense, agility, tackling and blocking drills. All participating children will receive complimentary lunch and a goody bag.
Boys and girls will also hear from former San Diego Chargers and Washington Redskins tight end Craig McEwen, on the fundamentals of what it takes to be a great student-athlete, on the field and in the classroom. McEwen attended the University of Utah and went on to play for the Redskins for a year before playing for the Chargers from 1989 – 1991.
New this year, clinic participants can purchase an exclusive San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl package for just $25 that includes a View Level ticket to the 2017 bowl game ($60 value), and the exclusive opportunity to participate in a pre-game youth football parade on the field at Qualcomm Stadium immediately preceding the bowl game. The $25 ticket price is also extended to family and friends of clinic participants. This year’s SDCCU Holiday Bowl is set for December 28th at 6 pm (PST).
Sponsors include: General Dynamics NASSCO, Dr Pepper, Cox Communications, Star 94.1, XTRA 1360 FOX Sports San Diego, San Diego Navy Dispatch, and San Diego Family Magazine.
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