Category Archives: News & Events

Steele High School/ HOSA Powder Puff Football Game

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Steele HS HOSA organization will be hosting their annual Powder Puff Football Game to raise funds for Gridiron Heroes on Wednesday, May 16th, 2018 Kick off at 5:30 pm  

Health & Wellness Symposium

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Tackling: Awareness, Health, Concussions and Prevention in Football At Houston Behavioral Healthcare Hospital February 1, 2017 Discussions and information on the key issues facing players, teams, leagues, doctors, and trainers regarding spinal injury, head injuries and brain trauma in sports. Panel include commentary from Medical Physicians, Rehabilitation Specialist, Athletic Trainers and retired professional athletes about […]

Men meet 15 years after paralyzing tackle

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Its been 15 years since the tackle that changed Chris Canales’ life, and this Thanksgiving season the two men who met on the San Marcos Baptist Academy field met once again. Despite the event, Monroe Nichols and Chris Canales have both been able to live fulfilling lives making a difference. Nichols was recently elected to […]

Hollywood Weekly Film Festival

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We have a big event coming up. Our Documentary “ Gridiron Heroes ” Winning another Award. Gridiron Heroes will be Honored on September 10, 2016. Film will be featured by the Hollywood Weekly Film Festival at Harmony Gold Preview House. In conjunction with the LA Rams coming back to LA. Our Documentary will be viewed […]

Announcing a New Partnership

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Gridiron Heroes and Texas Association of Sports Officials Create Provide a Ride Program to Serve Injured Athletes TASO aims to raise funds through paycheck donation to donate wheelchair accessible vans   SAN ANTONIO (August 2016) – Gridiron Heroes and Texas Association of Sports Officials have officially launched a partnership initiative called Provide a Ride to […]