CHICAGO (CBS) — Many of us have taken a road trip to see a game. But what about driving from Chicago to Rio? That’s what some soccer fans are getting ready to do for next summer’s World Cup.
World FC, a project launched by two local soccer aficionados, is looking to take a unique path to the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.READ MORE: City Council Latino Caucus Moves To Put Proposed Ward Map On 2022 Ballot For Voter Referendum
Co-founders Parker Heaps and Ryan Hendricks, along with a crew of other soccer enthusiasts, are set to drive from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro to attend the World Cup in hopes of capturing the passion, love and pride that surrounds the sport in a documentary that will be filmed along the way.