Eskimos’ Youth Flag Football League

Football Alberta would like to thank the Edmonton Eskimos for their ongoing support of the Eskimos Youth Flag Football League for youth players in the Edmonton area. Registration is now open.

REGISTER ONLINE

Please note that another way to get involved would be to join your local Capital District Club if you wish to start joining an association that will have Novice Flag Football as well as all higher levels of tackle football.

PROGRAM DETAILS for 2018

  • Flag Football League for Novice (born 2010, 2011, & 2012), Atom (born 2008 & 2009), and Peewee (born 2006 & 2007)
  • No experience necessary. This is entry level football for players from both genders.
  • The fee is $175. Flags and jerseys are provided. Only equipment to bring is a good pair of runners.
  • Program will run late August through October, specific dates TBA.
  • Teams with a maximum of 10 players will play 5 on 5 Flag Football
  • All Novice games played indoors at Commonwealth Stadium Community Fieldhouse with Atom and Peewee games scheduled for play outside on the Commonwealth Stadium Main Field.
  • Teams get one practice/game session a week for 60 minutes.
  • Players are evaluated on the first day and placed on teams according to ability
  • Depending on number of participants, at each age category there will be four divisions of play based on ability levels and gender.
  • The Edmonton Eskimo players drop by at least three times a year to lend their support to the program.
  • The University of Alberta Golden Bear Football Team will be providing coaches but parents are more than welcome to indicate their willingness to help out as an Assistant Coach or Manager via the registration process.
  • All Coaches/Assistants will be given a seminar and “how to” book to assist them in getting into the Flag game.

If you have any questions or concerns contact our Flag Football Coordinator, Darryl Szafranski – dszafran@ualberta.ca.

Interested players in the Calgary area please contact:

Calgary Youth Flag Football (ages 7-17)
Don Wilson at dwilso@ca.ibm.com or go to www.calgaryyouthflagfootball.ca.

The Flag League Presented by Dinos 5th Quarter Alumni (ages 8-16)
http://theflagleague.com/index.html