The Bay Area Host Committee and College Football Playoff Foundation’s Extra Yard for Teachers joined YMCA of Silicon Valley to offer Y Summer Day Campers a STEAM & Football Training Camp program. Campers sharpened both football and STEAM skills with 5 stations of engaging activities.

 FITNESS PHYSICS: Campers got moving to learn the 4 forces of movement.



NUTRITION: Youth designed healthy plates and enjoyed a healthy snack.

Kid enjoying a healthy snack


20 YARD DASH: Campers tested their speed while learning about human error and precision measurement.

Campers running


HYDRATION: Youth learned the importance of adequate water intake.

Youth learning about adequate water intake


DYNAMIC STRETCHING: Campers practiced measurement skills with stretches to improve cardio health.

Campers practicing measurement skills


Participants enjoyed 15 minutes at each specially-designed station, learning  the fundamentals of football and STEAM, while demonstrating respect, responsibility, sportsmanship, and teamwork.