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Professional football players encourage healthy eating and physical activity at annual camp HILTON HEAD, SC – Youth obesity rates are escalating and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention predicts by 2020, 42 percent of the U.S. will be obese. Statistics like these has called Practicing With The Pros Football Camp to get campers active and educate them on the importance of eating healthy now in order to excel at many things in life at their annual camp this month. "This will be the best one yet,” said Nevin McCaskill, co-‐founder of Practicing With The Pros Football Camp (PWTP) and currently in off-‐season training for the Washington Redskins. PWTP will give aspiring football players the skills and drills need in two camp sessions. Campers will have the opportunity to work directly with professional athletes and learn the knowledge and skills to play the game. This year PWTP will hold two camps for interested participants. On Friday, June 29 youth ages 10-‐13 can have one-‐on-‐one interaction with professional and college level athletes at the Youth Camp. The following day, Saturday, June 30 campers ages 14-‐18 will have their chance to learn and practice with the pros. More details on the camps are below. Youth Camp (ages 10-‐13) Friday, June 29th 8 a.m. -‐ 12 p.m. Beaufort High School 84 Sea Island Parkway Beaufort, SC 29907 $30 Pre Registration/ $40 Walk-‐Up High School Camp (ages 14-‐18) Saturday, June 30th 8 a.m. -‐ 3 p.m. Beaufort High School 84 Sea Island Parkway Beaufort, SC 29907 $45 Pre Registration/ $55 Walk-‐Up Interested participants can register online at www.pwtpros.com.