- On April 28, 2017
Fans at the NFL Draft Experience in Philadelphia & Chicago Bears NFL Draft Party will have the opportunity to test their skills in the 40 yard dash and vertical jump, powered by Fusion Sport.
The NFL Draft Experience kicks off Thursday April 27th in Philadelphia, for fans of all ages to enjoy a FREE admission to the three-day football festival which includes interactive exhibits, immersive games, virtual reality experiences, autograph sessions and more. The Chicago Bears Draft party, held on Thursday, features special guest appearances, locker room tours, player autographs, photo opportunities, a fireworks show, giveaways, and more! Attendees of the Miller Lite Bears Draft Party will be able to experience the excitement at Soldier Field while participating in on-field events and watching NFL Draft coverage on the stadium video boards.
Fans at both event locations will have the opportunity to test themselves in NFL Combine type events like the 40-yard dash and vertical jump, powered by Fusion Sport Smartspeed Timing System and Smartjump Jump Training System, using the same technology trusted to evaluate prospects at the NFL Regional Combines, NFL Pro Player Combine, CFL Regional and National Combines.
Participants times and jump heights will be displayed on the external Smartscore wireless scoreboard offering an opportunity to capture a photo with their results to show friends, family, and share on social media @fusionsport #smartspeed. Fans will also have the opportunity to view results from the event on the NEW SmartspeedLIVE Internet Scoreboard. By simply texting or emailing the unique SmartspeedLIVE link, the results can be shared with anyone!
In addition to best in class timing systems, Fusion Sport is also known for their award winning Athlete Data Management Software, Smartabase, used by over 150 professional teams, 6,000 coaches, and 50,000 athletes in Professional Sport, Universities, Military, and Olympic Training Organizations.
Fusion Sport is a globally recognized brand in athlete speed and agility testing and training used by professional sport organizations around the world. Smartspeed wireless timing gates can accommodate different levels of user needs with the PRO, LITE, and PT versions, controlled via the Smartspeed app on iOS and Android devices.