Academy Details

 MITCH KING'S 2017 EXTRA HEARTBEAT FOOTBALL ACADEMY

When:  SATURDAY, JULY 15TH-SUNDAY, JULY 16TH

Where:  BURLINGTON REGIONAL RECPLEX, BROADWAY ST., BURLINGTON

Football Academy is for student athletes going into grades 6th-12th

DAY 1: SATURDAY 8AM-4PM

8AM:  Athlete Check-In

9AM:  Will-To-Win Combine

12PM:  Lunch

12:30-4PM:  Fundamental Skill Development

DAY 2: SUNDAY 9AM-4PM

9AM:  Fundamental Skill Development

12PM:  Lunch

12:30PM:  Fundamental Skill Development

4:15-4:30PM:  Autograph & Photos w/ Coaches

YOUR REGISTRATION INCLUDES:

► CAMP T-SHIRT & HAT

► WILL 2 WIN COMBINE - Athetes will receive results and certificate of completion Sunday

► 2 DAYS OF FUNDAMENTAL DEVELOPMENT

► LUNCH AND GATORADE PROVIDED BOTH DAYS

 

MITCH KING'S 1ST ANNUAL EXTRA HEARTBEAT LINEMAN CHALLENGE

When:  FRIDAY, JULY 14TH 

Time:  4-7PM

Where:  BRACEWELL STADIUM

Cost:  $150/TEAM

WINNING TEAM'S SCHOOL WILL BE PRESENTED AN AWARD AT THE END OF THE EVENT.  SIGN UP TODAY TO REPRESENT YOUR SCHOOL!!!

On July 14, 2017, the men upfront will have the opportunity to showcase their strength, explosiveness, and grit as one team will be crowned “THE BEASTS” of the Eastern Iowa during the EXTRA HEARTBEAT LINEMAN CHALLENGE. The challenge will be an event of power, stamina, and motivation as local high school lineman square off. The events will take place at Bracewell Stadium in Burlington, IA. 

The Lineman Challenge is an intense, emotional but friendly competition. These teams will have the opportunity to showcase their talent in front of local high school coachs, football fans and their peers on a night that kicks off the beginning of the 2017 Football season.

The Lineman Challenge allows offensive and defensive linemen to build unity and excitement for the upcoming season. The competition uses their speed, agility, quickness and strength while incorporating explosiveness, foot movement and leverage. However, it is also a friendly competition that is aimed at building respect and camaraderie for fellow players in the trenches.

TEAM EVENTS INCLUDE:

1. BENCH PRESS

2. (5) MAN TRUCK PUSH

3. FARMER'S WALK RELAY

4. TUG OF WAR

5. TRACTOR TIRE FLIP

6.  MEDICINE BALL TOSS

At the end of the six events, the top two teams in the point standings will face off head-to-head in a final event that will be revealed the day of the competition.  THE WINNING TEAM'S SCHOOL WILL BE PRESENTED AN AWARD AT THE END OF THE EVENT!!!

THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO HIGH SCHOOL TEAMS

Teams consist of 5-10 athletes

Schools may enter more than one team if they choose

To sign up, coaches must register on the REGISTRATION page; each athlete fill out the waiver form (signed by legal guardian) prior to July 14th

Cost per team is $150

PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED BY JULY 7TH in order to participate 

Please make checks payable to: The Extra Heartbeat Foundation

Checks can be mailed to: The Extra Heartbeat Foundation, PO Box 814, Burlington, IA 52601

 

The Mitch King's 1st Annual Lineman Challenge is brought to you by F&M Bank and the Army National Guard

 

WILL 2 WIN COMBINE POWERED BY:

The WILL 2 WIN COMBINE is a series of fitness events allowing young athletes the chance to challenge and improve themselves in SPEED, STRENGTH, and POWER.  These are all necessities during athletic competitions and the WILL 2 WIN COMBINE challenges athletes in each of these areas.  Every athlete will push themselves in four (4) events, and will also complete physical measurements.

WILL 2 WIN COMBINE DETAILS

EACH ATHLETE WILL COMPLETE TWO (2) ATTEMPTS OF THE FOLLOWING EVENTS:

1. 40 YARD DASH

2. VERTICAL JUMP

3. BROAD JUMP

4. 20 YARD SHUTTLE

5. PHYSICAL MEASUREMENTS ALSO TAKEN (HEIGHT, WEIGHT)

All results will be recorded and presented to each athlete on the last day of camp.  This is a perfect way for each athlete to create a personalized baseline on which to measure their skills.  This will allow them to set future SPEED, STRENGTH, and POWER goals.  

YOU MUST COMPETE AGAINST YOURSELF FIRST BEFORE EVER COMPETING AGAINST OTHERS AND THE WILL 2 WIN COMBINE DELIVERS THESE RESULTS.

MITCH KING'S EXTRA HEARTBEAT YOUTH ACADEMY

FREE TO ALL PARTICIPANTS IN 2017!!!

With the goal of developing, sharing, and building, a community of driven and passionate football players, there has to be a focus on the youth players as well. Engaging a child early physically and cognitively is essential.  These skills can only be built upon in high school when a strong foundation has been built and fostered from a young age.  NEW FOR 2017 - WE ARE SO EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE that we've received a grant from the NFL that allows us to offer FREE admission to the Extra Heartbeat Youth Football Academy for ALL 3RD-5TH GRADERS.  Mitch's hard work in the NFL and his community have made him eligible for this grant. 

 

YOUTH ACADEMY DETAILS

 

When:  SATURDAY, JULY 15TH-SUNDAY, JULY 16TH

Time:  11AM-1PM (check in starts at 10AM Saturday)

Where:  BURLINGTON RECPLEX, BROADWAY ST., BURLINGTON

 

Youth Academy is for student athletes going into 3rd-5th grades

Concentration will be on mechanics, game awareness, teamwork, and building confidence in each athlete