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Amarillo Venom to Hold Open Tryout

December 8, 2010 - Indoor Football League (IFL) - Amarillo Venom News Release

Amarillo, TX 12/08/10 - The Amarillo Venom will hold open tryouts for the 2011 football season Sunday, December 12th the Amarillo Civic Center at 901 S Buchanan St.

Registration begins at 12:30pm at the Amarillo Civic Center's North Exhibit Hall and costs $60 (will accept cash only day of try-out. Cash due at registration time). To register and pay in advance with a Visa, MasterCard, AMEX or Discover visit the Venom website at www.govenom.com. Players who register prior to December 12th will receive a $10 discount on tryout fees.

The tryout is open for all positions as players will be required to perform a professional style combine workout such as the 40-yard dash, 20-yard shuttle, and standing long jump. Players will be evaluated on their individual skills and techniques. Participants should come prepared with correct footwear for field turf and proper athletic attire (track spikes are prohibited). For more information or to pre-register, contact the Venom Office at (806) 350-7277 or visit our website at www.govenom.com.

*Coach Rodney Blackshear guarantees to sign at least one, maybe even two players from this tryout.

*The Extended Stay Hotel at 2100 Cinema Dr in Amarillo is offering a $35.00 per night rate for Saturday and Sunday. Just call (806) 351-0117 and ask for the Venom Tryout Rate for the special $35.00 rate.

*There will be a separate tryout for kickers held at a later date. Information will be posted on govenom.com after the 12/12/10 tryout.

Fans who purchase their season tickets in full from now until January 1st will receive a FREE Limited Edition Venom Autographed Football! Those who have already purchased their season tickets may claim their FREE Limited Edition Venom Autographed Football at the Venom office. Call 806-350-PASS.

The AMARILLO VENOM is a proud member of the Indoor Football League. The team's front office is located at 901 S. Buchanan in downtown Amarillo. 2011 season tickets are available by calling (806) 350-PASS (7277).

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