Flag Football

ACTFOR Youth Flag Football – Fred Cone Park
2019 Spring Session, Coed for ages 5 to 12

Registration opens Tuesday, January 8, 2019.  

A fun flag football league for all skill levels is designed to educate participants about football while emphasizing participation and sportsmanship. No Tryouts, Practices and Games during the week between 5:30-8:30 pm at Fred Cone Park, 2801 E. University Ave.

Registration is limited so make sure to register early, registration deadline is March 1. Practices begin the week of 2/25, Parent meeting will be held at the MLK center on February 26 at 7pm. Fees are $95 for city residents and $142.50 for Non-City residents. You can register in person at the Thomas Center, 3rd floor, 306 NE 6th Avenue, 32601, Mon.-Fri., 8:00 am–5:00 pm.

ITEMS TO BRING TO REGISTRATION (your child will not be registered without a birth certificate and PAYS certificate)
     Birth Certificate 
     Proof of Residency*
     Free/Reduced Lunch Form**
     PAYS certificate**

   *Proof of residency (GRU bill or Voter ID Card) is required for city residents. Prices effective October 1, 2017.   

 **Scholarships are available for $15 off the stated fees for families that are directly certified through the School Board    of Alachua County (SBAC) for free or reduced lunch. You can request proof of free or reduced lunch through your child’s school or by calling the SBAC’s Food Service Office at (352) 955-7539 x1566.

*** PAYS certificate- New registrations or certificate renewal:  visit http://www.nays.org/paysonline/
Complete the registration and select YES when asked if you are signing up under a league/agency.  Be sure to select GAINESVILLE PARKS, RECREATION AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS from the drop down box so that the department can cover the cost for you. You will then be directed to a training course consisting of 8 video sections (about 40 minutes).  Once completed, your certificate of completion will be issued and available for printing.
IF RENEWING:  You will not be required to watch the video, you can just sign in and your certificate will update.

 

National Flag Football – Possum Creek Park

For ages: Coed, 5–12 years-old

Launched in 2006, National Flag Football, is the largest NFL Flag Football provider in the country with programs located in over 100 different communities and servicing over 35,000 players annually. The program is designed to educate young people about football while emphasizing participation and sportsmanship. Participants learn skills and lessons that help them succeed both on and off the field.

A safe and fun football league for all skill levels and is designed to educate young people about football while emphasizing participation and sportsmanship.