Edgerrin James Football Camp To Be Held Monday July 29 In Ave Maria
NAPLES, FL., — July 16, 2013 –The 4th Annual Edgerrin James Football Skills Camp will be held on Monday, July 29, 2013 from 8:00am to 3:30pm at the North Park in Ave Maria, Florida. This camp is for football enthusiasts of all levels, ages 6 – 18. This hands-on camp will develop an all-around athlete from the inside out, giving each attendee the ability to fully realize his/her potential in a fun and safe environment.
The Edgerrin James Football Skills Camp offers a full day of pure football skills enhancement. Instructors include some of the best athletes from college and the National Football League (NFL), as well as elite members of the NFL’s coaching staff. The camp structure is designed to actively engage every participant. Each camper will be placed in groups based on similar age, size, and/or experience level. Campers will receive valuable instruction on technique enhancements, teamwork, sportsmanship, and educational life skills.
Edgerrin Tyree James, an American football running back and NFL all-time rusher, was recruited out of Immokalee High School by the University of Miami before going on to play professionally with the Seattle Seahawks, Arizona Cardinals, and Indianapolis Colts. James established the Edgerrin James Foundation, Inc. in 2000 whose mission is to improve the decision-making process of youth and young adults, enhancing the quality of their lives and empowering them to make positive contributions to society.
The Town of Ave Maria has been designed as a hometown for the 21st century, a place where residents of different generations and backgrounds can find all they need to live life to the fullest – schools, shopping, employment opportunities, recreational facilities, and more. In addition, the presence of Ave Maria University offers educational and cultural experiences unlike any other in the area. At its build out, it will include 11,000 residences in its 4,000 acres.
Ave Maria is located at the intersection of Oil Well and Camp Keais Roads in Eastern Collier County. The main entrance, on Oil Well just west of Camp Keais, leads to the Town Center. For more information, please call 239-352-3903.