A note from Ms. Elle about on the biggest annual American Football event in Costa Rica! today, May 18th, happening at Estadio Municipal San Joaquin de Flores, Heredia.
Over the years thousands of players, participants and fans have experienced the camaraderie of this fun filled sporting event. An USA All Stars team semi-pro players from the Boston and surrounding North East region are here to share their Football knowledge and experience with the Costa Ricans.
Special guest joining the Tropic Bowl event this year is Jarvis Green who was the ultimate competitor on the field and now left the field as an entrepreneur. Green played college football as a Defensive End at LSU and was drafted by the New England Patriots. Where he went on to play 9 years and collect two Super Bowl Championships.
TROPIC BOWL 9 SCHEDULE
SATURDAY, MAY 18TH – Starting At 9:00 AM
- 9:30 AM – Welcoming Campers / Introduction To The Camp By Terrance Gomes (5 Mins)
- 9:35 AM – Warm Ups & Cals (20 Mins)
- 9:55 AM – Football Fundamental / CPR / Health & Wellness (4 Groups / 4 Stations / 20 Mins Each) Station #1 9:55 AM / Station #2 10:15 AM / Station #3 10:35 AM / Station # 4 10:55 AM
- Tackling – Stance & Starts (10 Mins Each) M Drill (With Tennis Balls) / Ball Handling (10 Mins Each) Youth Health & Wellness (20 Mins) Youth CPR Class (20 Mins)
- 10:55 AM – Closing Remarks By Terrance Gomes
- 11:00 AM – Women’s Flag Football Championship (2 20 Mins Halves)
- 12:00 PM – Boy’s Youth Flag Football Championship (2 20 Mins Halves)
- 1:00 PM – Costa Rica Youth Football Game – FALCONS vs TITANS / Coaches CPR Class (2 20 Mins Halves)
- 2:00 PM – Costa Rica ALL STARS Women’s team vs VILONS Panama Women’s team. (4 12 Mins Quarters)
- 3:00 PM – NORTH EAST ALL STARS (USA) vs COSTA RICA ALL STARS Football Game
The Costa Rica All Stars women’s team is comprised of players from the three established teams in the country. Two teams from San Jose and one from Perez Zeledon. The Bulldogs FLAMES F.A., GODDESSES CR F.A. and PZ VALKIRIAS F.A.
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