Rivals, NCSA, and Adidas Partner on 2017 Football Camps and Combines
Registration Opens Today for Renowned Nationwide Events Series
CHICAGO – Rivals.com, Next College Student Athlete (NCSA), and adidas announced today they are partnering to host and operate the 2017 Rivals 3 Stripe Camps, Rivals New Speed Combines, and Rivals 100 Five Star Camp.
This national series of regional camps and combines—free to all players—attracts the country's best high school football players and is focused on increasing their exposure to college football coaches. All camp and combine participants will receive an online profile on Rivals.com as well as a free recruiting profile on NCSAsports.org, enabling them to be searched and discovered by the more than 6,200 NCAA Division I, II, III, NAIA, and junior college football coaches in NCSA’s national recruiting network. Athletes also will have free access to NCSA’s extensive library of NCAA-compliant recruiting information and tips, enabling them to best position themselves to be recruited.
Other returning and new sponsors/partners joining Rivals, NCSA, and adidas for the 2017 events series include Gatorade, the NFL Players Association (NFLPA), Zybek, Parisi Speed School, and Promoted Events.
The free open-to-all Rivals New Speed Combines presented by adidas utilize precision physical measurement and training equipment across a series of drills to assess each athlete’s skill and fitness levels, generating information that performance experts can use to show athletes how to improve. During the elite Rivals 3 Stripe Camps presented by adidas, athletes will receive instruction from former professional and college players and coaches and test their abilities against top players from each region.
Upcoming camps and combines will be held in the following cities*:
New Orleans March 11/12
Orlando March 18/19
Miami March 25/26
Dallas April 1/2
Los Angeles April 8/9
Atlanta April 22/23
Charlotte April 29/30
New Jersey May 6/7
Columbus May 13/14
St. Louis May 20/21
*Dates and locations subject to change.
Participation in the Rivals New Speed Combines presented by adidas is open to all current high school football players, but attendance will be determined on a first-registered, first-served basis. Student-athletes can register for the combine nearest them starting today at www.Rivals.com
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About Next College Student Athlete (NCSA)
NCSA is one of the world’s largest and most successful collegiate athletic recruiting networks. A wholly-owned subsidiary of Reigning Champs LLC (www.reigningchamps.com), NCSA’s team of more than 550 former collegiate and professional athletes leverages 16 years of exclusive data, proprietary matching algorithms, and personal relationships to connect tens of thousands of college-bound student-athletes to more than 41,000 college coaches nationwide across 31 sports every year. You can learn more about NCSA at www.ncsasports.org.
adidas is a global designer and developer of athletic and lifestyle footwear, apparel and accessories with the mission to be the leading sports brand in the world. As innovation and design leaders, adidas engineers the best in high-performance products to make athletes better, faster and stronger and creates a range of classic and fresh lifestyle and high-fashion lines. adidas has marketing agreements with the National Basketball Association (NBA), National Football League (NFL), Major League Baseball (MLB), National Hockey League (NHL) and Major League Soccer (MLS). You can learn more about the adidas Group at www.adidas-group.com.