The Lincolnshire Bombers Academy and the Lincolnshire Bombers Senior Team are hosting an open house for all newcomers next Sunday (November 28) at 10 a.m. at Memorial Hall, Newark Road, North Hykeham, Lincoln LN6 9RY.
It should be a great opportunity to try another sport and have some fun.
Academy Head Coach Alan Chambers explained that there is a position for all shapes and sizes in American football and that he is proud of the Bombers’ reputation for developing young players. in a safe and fun environment.
Coach Chambers said: âBombers Academy has a successful training program based on a strong team-oriented philosophy. “
The Academy trains at Greetwell Field (opposite Lincoln Hospital), Greetwell Road, Lincoln LN2 5QY every Sunday between 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.
The Bombers’ formation dates back to the 1980s, when the popularity of the NFL in the UK was high. While many teams have since retreated, the Bombers reappeared in 2005 to take their current form and provide a home for American football fans across the region.
The Lincolnshire Bombers Academy was established in 2015 and is aimed at players aged 13-19. The Academy has a very successful record, making it into the playoffs in each of the past three years and producing talented players, including British players.
The U16 team plays a 5v5 game format and the season is made up of four tournaments, with the top team making it to the National Finals and the second team qualifying for the Plate Finals. The U19 team plays a 7v7 format in the same way.
Prospective players can find more information on the Bombers webpage at www.lincolnshirebombers.co.uk/youth-academy and on all major social media sites.