Football camp a big success

Raiders youth football event stressed fun and fundamentals

 

The Comox Valley Raiders report their 2013 Fundamental Football Camp for boys and girls ages six to nine on Aug. 26-30 was a big hit with the kids.

PeeWee coaches Damon Gaudet and Bart Zowtuck put together and implemented a program of fun skills and drills while introducing the elements of football.

“As this was such a successful first year for the Fundamental Camp we will definitely be considering running it next year,” a Raiders’ spokesperson said. “Thank you to all the kids, coaches and helpers who participated.”

In other news, registration is still open for fall tackle football programs at the Lewis Centre (250-338-5371).

PeeWee ages 9-11 $150, Junior Bantam ages 12-13 $200, Bantam ages 14-15 $300, Midget ages 16-18 $350. Registration includes gear rental.

– Comox Valley Raiders Youth Football

 

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