FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., July 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor America, an official sponsor of the National Football League (NFL), is hosting five youth football camps in each of its five NFL team-sponsored cities this summer. The camps will take place this July in Minneapolis, Pittsburgh, Houston, Miami and Phoenix, offering kids a chance to train for the upcoming season with their favorite NFL team and players. Hyundai is inviting fans in each market to register their seven to 13-year-old children to participate in the youth camps, which will teach them youth-focused football drills.
In each market, Hyundai will host a youth camp to bring an authentic NFL experience to fans and their children. Additionally, a player from each team will teach participants football drills and techniques. The camps will include:
July 17, 2016: Minnesota Vikings Location: Winter Park Training Facility, Eden Prairie, MN Player: Anthony Barr (Outside Linebacker)
July 19, 2016: Pittsburgh Steelers Location: Robert Morris University Island Sports Center, Pittsburgh, PA Player: DeAngelo Williams (Running Back)
July 22, 2016: Houston Texans Location: Joe Kelly Butler Sports Complex, Houston, TX Player: DeAndre Hopkins (Wide Receiver)
July 24, 2016: Miami Dolphins Location: Baptist Health Training Facility at Nova Southeastern University, Davie, FL Player: DeVante Parker (Wide Receiver)
July 25, 2016: Arizona Cardinals Location: Arizona Sports Complex, Glendale, AZ Players: Patrick Peterson (Cornerback) and Michael Floyd (Wide Receiver)
"At Hyundai, just like at the NFL, loyalty runs deep. We are loyal to our fans by giving them better cars, and through our relationship with the NFL, giving football fans better experiences as well," said Trea Reedy, senior group manager, experiential marketing, Hyundai Motor America. "Through the new Hyundai Youth Football Camps, we are creating an experience that brings NFL fans across the country together for local events that put them closer to the game they love."
At the Hyundai Youth Football Camps, coaches will support the local player in facilitating the drills and activities. Meanwhile, parents will be encouraged to watch their children participate and will have the opportunity to check out the latest Hyundai vehicles. In addition, Hyundai will partner with other NFL sponsors to enhance the experience for children and parents alike. Hyundai's nonprofit organization, Hyundai Hope on Wheels, has also invited five pediatric cancer survivors in each market to participate in the youth camp. Hyundai's Youth Football Camp program is managed by Advantage International.
HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA Hyundai Motor America, headquartered in Fountain Valley, Calif., is a subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Co. of Korea. Hyundai vehicles are distributed throughout the United States by Hyundai Motor America and are sold and serviced through more than 830 dealerships nationwide. All Hyundai vehicles sold in the U.S. are covered by the Hyundai Assurance program, which includes the 5-year/60,000-mile fully transferable new vehicle limited warranty, Hyundai's 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain limited warranty and five years of complimentary Roadside Assistance. Hyundai Blue Link Connected Care provides owners of Hyundai models equipped with the Blue Link telematics system with proactive safety and car care services complimentary for one year with enrollment. These services include Automatic Collision Notification, Enhanced Roadside Assistance, Vehicle Diagnostic Alert, Monthly Vehicle Health Report and In-Vehicle Service Scheduling.