/EINPresswire.com/ Ft. Lauderdale, FL May 24, 2010 — Now in its 3rd year DITR is one of South Florida’s highly anticipated sporting events for inner city youth in Dade and Broward County. Joined by professional athletes, celebrities, city and state officials and South Florida taste makers, Osi Umenyiora of the NY Giants hosts this established athletic achievement weekend known as the Diamonds In The Rough (DITR) Combine in South Florida.
This 2 day event (Broward & Dade) is a athletic training course that will allow high school students going into their the JV and Varsity Football standings, to improve their skills in several combine challenges including Vertical Jumps, 3 Cone Drills, 1 on 1 Drills, 40 Yard Dashes, Obstacle Courses and many more. This will provide individual athletic stats to be recorded in a professional sport environment, giving coaches and college and NFL athletic scouts better insight into a player’s true performance.
The Friday before the start of the Combine events a Black Tie Ceremony will be held at Lockhart Stadium Field for the athletic achievers of DITR. DITR will Celebrate and honor feature student athletes who through hard work, perseverance, and talent have earned athletic scholarships to attend college, as well as local coaches who have shown great coaching ability over the years.
DITR is a growing company that is positioned to become the top provider of athletic information in Florida. DITR is committed to providing a positive outlet to promote physical and professional growth and achievement to athletes in their sport. Preparing them for physically, emotionally and statistically, for their individual athletic goals.
Diamonds In The Rough is a scouting and recruiting company that connects athletes in South Florida & the Caribbean who have the talent to play at the division I, II or III level with college athletic directors, coaches and recruiters at each division level.
At DITR we realize that there are more than the top 250 or 300 athletes in the nation. Other scouting and recruiting companies focus on trying to promote a particular type of student athlete at DITR we promote athletes at all levels because we believe there is a position on the field or the court at some level of college sports. Our goal is to ensure that no stone is left un-turned in the search for a willing college to find athletes who desire to continue their athletic pursuits and more importantly a college degree.
Who: Diamonds In The Rough. LLC – hosted by Osi Umenyiora of the NY Giants
What: Black Tie DITR Award Ceremony & Diamonds In The Rough Football Combine
When: Friday – Sunday, June 4th – 6th, 2010
Where: Friday, June 4th – Lockhart Stadium Event Grounds: Black Tie Award Ceremony
Saturday, June 5th – Lockhart Stadium Field: Broward DITR Combine
Sunday, June 6th – Coral Reef High School: Dade DITR Combine
For more information please visit the www.DITRough.com or www.DITRWeekend.com
Media is invited to get footage of event and interview athletes and organizers.
[email protected] or 305.879.6079.