Showcases and Events

Gridiron Imports Showcases

  • In the past 3 summers, over 500 players from Europe and Israel have attended our 5 German Showcases.
  • Gridiron Imports has the opportunity to see and evaulate potential high school and college prospects.
  • Opportunity for players with limited film to get evaluated.
  • Our camps are staffed by American High School coaches who evaluate and recruit the prospects who attend. 
  • These events are designed to allow the athletes to learn and refine skill and technique, connect with prep schools in the US, and most importantly showcase their abilities for coaches and our Gridiron Imports staff. 

2022 European Showcase Series

Gridiron Imports and Podyum Preps would like to invite you to join our 2022 European Showcase Series, in search of high quality student-athletes. In a ten day period, we will travel to four European countries with the opportunity to evaluate approximately 250 high school aged athletes. This is an exceptional opportunity for you to showcase your talent, get coached by the coaches from the USA, and get exposed to the respective schools in the USA, as well as get informed about the benefits of working with Gridiron Imports & Podyum Preps.


July 19, 2022 - Vienna, Austria

July 21-22, 2022 - Hamburg, Germany

July 25, 2022 - Helsinki, Finland

July 27, 2022 - Tyreso, Sweden

Hamburg Showcase 2020

What is this event?
This year we have two separate ONE DAY events planned for you at the same location. The event is a chance to improve football skills and gain exposure as a student-athlete. The day will start with a combine directed by our partners 365 Recruiting. Following the combine, the focus will shift to football with time devoted to skills development and competition at all positions, including 1 on1's and also 7 on 7 for the skill position players. Guest coaches from the US will be in attendance along with the Gridiron Imports, LLP, 365 Recruiting and Podyum team.

Who should attend?
Any football player between 14-20 years of age who is interested in playing the game of American Football in the United States at the High School, Junior College, College level or any player looking to get better and compete.

***Must be an active member on a club team and play tackle football.***

What does the Showcase cost?
Ticket: 29 EURO for one day or 50 EURO for both days
***The fees include a camp shirt and a snack. LODGING IS NOT PROVIDED.

What should you bring?
· Helmet
· Mouthguard (all players must wear mouthguard!)
· Workout gear
· Cleats

August 2019 Berlin, Germany

Gridiron Imports returns to Germany in August with a Summer Showcase in Berlin.  We are once again bringing coaches from American High Schools to coach and evaluate you.  Our Gridiron Imports team and the Offensive Line gurus from LLP will be on hand as well.  Gridirion Imports is excited to partner with the Berlin Adler to bring this event to their facilities for the first time.  

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"As an alum of the Berlin Adler program, the place where I first learned the game, it is extra special to finally bring this Showcase to Berlin and to the Adler specifically.  We and the schools we work with are excited about looking for the next wave of talent this summer" . -Bjoern Werner

2018 Showcase Series- Germany

With stops in Hamburg, Düsseldorf, and Ingolstodt Germany, Gridiron Imports saw close to 300 players from Germany, Austria, Denmark, Israel and even Croatia.  Our crew of 8 prep school coaches plus the Gridiron Imports team was impressed with the talent and the overall level of competion once again.  Twenty players who attended the events are headed to the US in 2020.  Several made the move to the US within a month of the Showcase they attended!  

2017 Showcase- Germany

Our inagural Showcase took place in Landsberg am Lech, Germany and was a huge success.  Over 120 players from around Germany, Austria, Denmark and other countries attended to demonstrate their abilities in front our staff of 6 Prep School and College Coaches from the US.  Over 25 players from this event made it to the US (1 in 5 who attended the camp!).  

2019 Mexico City

Febuary of 2019 saw Gridiron Imports run its first Showcase in Mexico.  Hosted by the Vaqueros football club and Carlos Rosado Sports, Gridiron Imports brought coaches from 4 US Prep Schools down for a weekend of camp in Mexico City and a Coach's Clinic as well.