Founded in 1999, the Elite 11 is the premier quarterback event in the nation, bringing together the nation’s top signal callers each offseason to compete and improve their skillset both on and off-the-field.
For the first time this spring, the Elite 11 is bringing the top-notch training and instruction that has been available for 20+ years to the nation’s top rising senior quarterbacks, and also making it accessible to younger quarterbacks driven to be their best.
The Elite 11 Academy events cost $199 and are open to Class of 2023, 2024, and 2025 quarterbacks at eight locations this spring. Participants will enjoy a five-hour curriculum that features position-specific instruction from some of the top quarterback coaches and mentors in the nation. Participants will also receive and Elite 11 workout shirt and hat.
Elite 11 event alumni include 25 of the 32 current NFL starting quarterbacks, and 12 of the past 13 quarterbacks who have hoisted the Heisman Trophy. In addition, 40 of the top 50 NFL passers in 2019 attended the Elite 11 Finals or an Elite 11 Regional.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
ELITE 11 ACADEMY
Q: Who attends The Elite 11 QB Academy and what is their purpose?
A: The Elite 11 QB Academy events are designed to help younger quarterbacks who are driven to succeed advance their football and training knowledge in order to maximize their ability. Participants are taught QB-specific and athletic performance drills designed by some of the top quarterback coaches and sports performance specialists in America. The players will have an opportunity to work with The Elite 11 coaching staff that have helped mold stars such as Deshaun Watson, Jared Goff, Tua Tagovailoa and many, many more.
Q: How does a player get registered to attend an Elite 11 QB Academy?
A: The Elite 11 QB Academy events are $199 but space is limited in order to maximize the experience for all involved. Registration is open to all quarterbacks who are in the Class of 2023, 2024 and 2025. Simply proceed to the registration link on the Elite 11 QB Academy page and signup now to confirm your spot!
For more information regarding 2020 Elite 11 QB Academy events, please contact Brian Stumpf.
Q: I see that Elite 11 QB Academy events and Elite 11 QB Regional events are on the same day at the same venue. What is the difference between the two events?
A: The Elite 11 QB Academy events are instructional and developmental-based events open to all younger quarterbacks in the graduating classes of 2023-2025 and have a specific curriculum tailored towards that age group. The Elite 11 QB regionals are designed for the nation’s top quarterbacks in the Class of 2021 with a few outstanding underclassmen as well, to both compete and learn while being evaluated for an opportunity to be selected for the Elite 11 finals. For more information on the Elite 11 QB Regional events click here.
Q: What will I be tested in?
A: There is no athletic testing (40-yard dash, etc.) at the Elite 11 QB Academy event.
Q: What are other benefits in attending an Elite 11 QB Academy?
A: The Elite 11 QB Academy will bring top-level instruction to you and that should always first and foremost be the reason to attend. But another great benefit is meeting and working next to other similarly driven and motivated QBs in your class, and starting to build your network within the “QB Fraternity” that exists nationwide and through the Elite 11. Also, the Elite 11 Regionals will be going on at the same time are well attended by all of the major national recruiting websites, so top participants could be part of the in-depth coverage across the recruiting internet landscape.
Q: Can a bad performance at The Elite 11 QB Academy hurt my stock?
A: No, definitely not! The Elite 11 QB Academy events are about getting better and learning. Bottom line, this is a top-of-the-line, well-organized event that any quarterback in the graduating classes 2023-2025 can attend and learn from the best.
Q: During registration, my high school is not listed, what should I do?
A: If you do not see your school on the list of high schools after selecting the school state, you can request to have your school added to the list. If you are still a middle school student, please select the high school you are planning to attend. Please complete and state, and the event the athlete registered to attend. To report a missing school and/or have your school updated, please click here now!
Q: Can I go to The Elite 11 QB Academy to watch?
A: It depends on the venue. At outdoor facilities, all parents and spectators will be allowed to watch the event from a designated viewing area only. Parents and spectators will not be allowed on the field, sideline or track. At indoor facilities, space is very limited, so viewing room will depend on the venue. We must keep the fields safe for all participants however we will do our best to provide as much viewing room as possible.
Q: I would like to volunteer as a coach or event helper. Where can I sign up?
A: Email Michael Fletcher if interested in working an Elite 11 event.
Q: I am from a media outlet and I’d like to come to an Elite 11 event. Do I need to pre-register to attend?
A: Yes, media outlets must pre-register and be pre-approved before coming to the Elite 11 Academy and Regionals. Pre-registration will be available once the dates and locations have been released.