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What to Expect at Your Rivals New Speed Combine

Rivals New Speed Combines must-know information

If you’re planning on attending a Rivals New Speed Combine — congratulations! This is the only free combine series this year where you can get your verified combine numbers. Join thousands of elite high school football players as you show off your speed, power and agility.

To make sure you’re ready for the big day, we’ve put together everything you need to know before you head out. We encourage you to read through each detail very carefully. Don’t forget to show this information to your parents, guardian and/or coach, as well. If you have any remaining questions, check out the Rivals New Speed Combines FAQ.

The following information is consistent for every combine location:

  • Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.and will close at 1 p.m. 
  • Out-of-state athletes and walk-ups: Please arrive later, closer to 12 p.m.
  • The combine will end around 4 p.m.; however, end time is subject to vary per location.

Please note: Depending on when you arrive and the volume of athletes, you will experience a significant wait time to accommodate the number of athletes registered. 

Important details to know before your Rivals New Speed Combine

To have the best Rivals New Speed Combine experience, read through this list of important information. Don’t forget to show this information to your parent, guardian and/or coach before the combine!

  • This is not a camp. There are no skill development drills or 1-on-1 challenges. In other words, there will be no footballs on the field!
  • You will receive a free adidas compression shirt at registration.
  • Bring your football cleats – no track cleats are allowed.
  • Make sure to hydrate and eat a healthy breakfast before you arrive.
  • The Rivals New Speed Combine will not provide trainers for pre-taping.
  • Your combine results will be emailed to you 3 days after the event.
  • Only credentialed participants, combine staff, volunteers and media will be allowed access to the field.
  • The combine is rain or shine—hopefully, it’s only shine.

Rivals New Speed Combine upcoming locations

Find a combine near you! We recently added a location in NCSA’s hometown, Chicago, IL.

May 6, Township, NJ, Piscataway High School, 100 Behmer Rd, Piscataway Township, NJ 08854

May 13, Columbus, OH, Hilliard Bradley High School, 2800 Walker Rd, Hilliard, OH

May 20, St. Louis, MO, O’Fallon High School, 600 S Smiley St, O’Fallon, IL 62269

May 27, Chicago, IL, TBD

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Kelly Mantick

Kelly Mantick is a writer at NCSA Next College Student Athlete.