Community Sports

Football Academy, led by pros, to be held in Bellingham

The new techniques and protocols by Heads Up Football that are becoming more and more popular in youth football can soon be learned by young Whatcom County athletes.

Seattle Seahawks’ players Jeremy Lane and Christine Michael will join radio personality and former Seahawk Brock Huard on July 23 and July 24 at Civic Stadium to teach young players in the area as part of the Watson Athletics Football Academy. The camp goes from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days.

The camp costs $110 and is open to any gender that’s in Kindergarten through 12th grade. Spots are limited to 300 kids and parents can register their kids at

Whatcom County NFL Flag, Watson Athletics and the Bellingham Bulldogs are joining together to put on the event. For more information, go to the website listed above or call Derrick Watson at 360-920-0701.