USA Football

February 9, 2018 Tournament Information

General Information:
$350 registration fee per team. $400 After January 19th.
Official NFL Flag Tournament Rules will be followed.
Teams must consist of at least five players, and not exceed ten players.
Games will be played using the age appropriate NFL FLAG footballs provided by the league/
Only players who have been verified, registered, and cleared to play are permitted on the sidelines.
Maximum of 2 coaches with signed code of conduct permitted on the sidelines.
Full concessions will be available at the fields.
Food trucks will be available throughout the day.

*Location and dates/times are subject to change. Tornament May be canceled due to rain.

Age Divisions: (teams may be made up of coed, all girls, or all boys)
5-6 coed
7-8 coed
9-10 coed
11-12 coed
13-14 coed

Tournament Format:

5 v. 5. Pool play, teams guarantee three games. Playoffs to follow with seeding based upon team records during pool play. Games are 20 minutes (10 minute halves with 1 minute half time to change sides).

Equipment Requirements:

Every player is required to wear mouthguards during play. Shorts must be pocketless. Each team is to have matching jerseys and provide their own flag belts.

*Additional belts and mouthguards are available for purchase at concessions.

Registration Verification (Day of check-in):
Participants must have a signed waiver by a parent/guardian submitted on or before tournament registration.
Teams will be required to provide a full roster along with an individual picture of each player.
* GYFL will keep the photo for reference.
Players' ages will be reviewed as of August 1, 2018.
* All players must meet age requirements. No exceptions.
Verification will be done the night prior to the tournament.
* Time and location will be provided closer to tournament date.
An original birth certificate MUST be shown to verify age of team members.
If waiver is not completed, participants will not be permitted to play.
Upon successful registration/age verification, participants will receive a wristband clearing them to play.