Former NFL Receiver Brooks Holding Free Football Clinic
Jun 30, 2015 12:37PM
● By Steven Jack
Former NFL wide receiver and Oswego resident Macey Brooks will host a free football clinic for kids in July. (Submitted photo)
Former NFL wide receiver and Oswego resident Macey Brooks will host USA Football FUNdamentals clinics for children ages 8-11 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, July 13, to Thursday, July 16, at Elite Sports Performance in Oswego.
The free clinics are designed to introduce children to football by teaching basic skills in a fun and energetic environment and is supported through a grant from the NFL Foundation.
FUNdamentals incorporates a series of drills to teach passing, catching and running skills in a non-contact setting. All skills and drills selected are based on USA Football’s Player Progression Development Model, ensuring children are learning in an age-appropriate manner, based on cognitive and physical maturity.
USA Football is the official youth football development partner of the NFL and its 32 teams.
WHO: Former NFL wide receiver Macey Brooks
Children ages 8-11 from throughout the Oswego area
WHAT: ESP Youth Football Camp for OYTF in partnership with USA Football FUNdamentals
WHEN: 8 to 10 year olds are 10 to 11:30 a.m.
11 year olds are is 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Monday, July 13, to Thursday, July 16.
WHERE: Elite Sports Performance
2050 Mitchell Drive, Oswego
HOW: Registration is available at www.usafootball.com/fun.