LOS ANGELES YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMPS
Youth football summer, fall, winter, and spring camps, and clinics to improve your athletes skills.
Named Top Football Camp in Sports Illustrated for Kids, we offer both youth football camps and high school football camps featuring position specific drills and scrimmages.
Our Orange County CA, CA football camp at Chapman University beginning on July 1, 2018 has been designed to assist in the development of players at every skill level from youth to high school through dynamic drills and focus on fundamentals.
Our Riverside, CA football camp beginning on July 15, 2018 has been designed to assist in the development of players at every skill level from youth to high school through dynamic drills and focus on fundamentals.
LOS ANGELES FLAG FOOTBALL LEAGUES
Join a football league to compete, build skills and have fun with your friends.
Air It Out Football was created to be the most fun, competitive, balanced flag football league in the Temecula Valley. In partnership with the NFL, Air It Out will offer each player with an opportunity to both learn the game of football, and develop as a player. A BALANCED LEAGUE: Air It Out Flag Football League will offer a complete player evaluation combine and draft. This will ensure an even playing field for coaches, and exciting and competative games for the players and parents.
Have fun! Every professional player in the NFL started playing as youths for the simple love of the game. Players will have the opportunity to learn and enhance their football fundamentals, develop new friendships, and engage in healthy competition. Equal Opportunity for all. We believe every youth has a right to play and have fun. Our program is for everyone, regardless of race, gender, religion, or ability level. Everyone has the opportunity to play for an NFL team. Safety first. With the number of youth concussions in tackle football rising every year, we believe that safety must always come first. Every Player gets the enjoyment of playing football in an organized, team environment, with the safety benefits of participating in a non-contact sport; that’s the best of both worlds! Head coaches and trained officials will also be present at all games and practices to enforce safe play. Life lessons. Helping children develop character is as important to us as learning football fundamentals. The lessons each player will learn including teamwork, fair play, and good sportsmanship, these are lessons everyone can take with them for life.
Aliso Viejo Flag Football League “AVFFL” was formed with a simple purpose – to provide community youth with a fun and exciting opportunity to learn the game of football in a non-contact, continuous action environment, while learning lessons in teamwork and sportsmanship. Through our partnership with NFL Flag, NFL Play 60 and USA Football we are able to inspire children to get out and be active. Servicing cities of Aliso Viejo, Dana Point, Ladera Ranch, Laguna Beach, Laguna Hills, Laguna Niguel, Laguna Woods, Lake Forest, Mission Viejo, Rancho Santa Margarita, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano and other surrounding communities.
BCS Youth Flag Football is a volunteer-managed organization serving the beach cities of Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach, Redondo Beach, El Segundo, Torrance, and Palos Verdes areas. However, players can come from anywhere – we’ve had players come from as far as Encino, Carson and Orange County. Kids aged 5 – 12 (as of 7/1/17) are invited to grab hold of some fun! There is a playoff and championship structure in place, with medals for all players and trophies for division winners. The Fall Season runs from Late August to early December, with games starting in September. The Spring season runs from mid-February to May, with games starting in March.
The Blitz Flag Football program is designed to educate young people about football while emphasizing teamwork, participation, and sportsmanship. Players learn skills and lessons that help them succeed both on and off the field. Blitz Flag Football is a youth sports program that wants to help children and their families enjoy athletics together. Our program is also a resource for coaches, helping them promote a positive experience for all participants. ALL boys and girls ages 3-17 are welcome to play…no matter what city you live in!! We practice and play in Highland, Beaumont or Colton and games are played on Sundays!! This is a SAFE, SIMPLE, and AFFORDABLE sport for all children! Come hang out on Sunday afternoons watching your kids play football and cheer listening to some good music, and eating some great food!!
Christian Youth Athletic Association is a non-profit ministry that has been serving the Inland Empire since 2000. CYAA exists to provide a Christ-Centered, enjoyable, and competitive sports outlet for boys and girls ages 4 through 14.
Corona Youth Flag Football League we offer Corona and the surrounding residents an exciting opportunity to play football in an organized, safe and competitive environment. Each player will receive a reversible Official NFL Flag Football Jersey NFL Flag Football Belt A Free Joint Parent-Player Membership to USA Football NFL Flag Player Insurance
“Friday Night Lights” Youth Flag Football is a non-profit 501 (C) 3 organization that was founded by Mark Broersma and Chris Ketcham in 2006. Over 15,000 kids play FNL in 14 different leagues. With limited opportunities to play the great game of Flag Football….Mark and Chris decided to bring FNL to the Corona area. Commissioner and President Kirk Zacharda has played, coached and been involved in youth sports for many years. His vision is to bring a high quality FUN Flag Football league to the Corona area. Our league is for boys and girls of all different skill levels who are in grades K-8. The format is a 6v6 league with very little contact, if any. Ideally, we will have no more than 8 players per team. Players play a minimum of 3 out of 4 quarters.
Friday Night Lights Garden Grove is a 6 v 6 format with 8 players on a team. All players MUST play 3 out of the 4 quarters. It is intended to be a Non-Contact sport and therefore there is NO BLOCKING. Games last 1 hour.
Our Flag Football league is for boys and girls of all different skill levels who are in grades K-8. Online registration for the FALL season takes place during the month of May with practices beginning in August and games beginning in September. Registration for the SPRING season takes place in November with practices beginning in February and games beginning in late February. The format is a 6v6 passing league with very little contact, if any. Ideally, we will have no more than 8 players per team. Players play a minimum of 3 out of 4 quarters.
Los Alamitos Youth Flag Football “Friday Night Lights” is a non-profit organization that was founded by Mark Broersma and Chris Ketcham in 2006. Mark and Chris have many years of playing experience in many different sports and now volunteer a considerable amount of time coaching all youth sports in the Los Alamitos area. Mark and Chris currently serve on the board of directors for Los Alamitos National Junior Basketball with Mark being the Chapter Director. Their vision is to bring a high quality FUN Flag Football league to the cities of Seal Beach and Los Alamitos. Previously kids in this area had very limited, if any, opportunities to participate in the most exciting sport in america…..Flag Football. Our league is for boys and girls of all different skill levels who are in grades K-8. Online registration for the FALL season takes place during the month of May with practices beginning in August and games beginning in September. Registration for the SPRING season takes place in November with practices beginning in February and games beginning in late February. The format is a 6v6 passing league with very little contact, if any. Ideally, we will have no more than 8 players per […]
G-Force NFL Flag Titans Football is the premier youth football league for boys and girls ages 5 to 14. The programs provides young players a fun and exciting opportunity to engage in non-contact, continuous action while learning the fundamentals of football and lessons in teamwork.
Grid Iron Flag Football Serving Fontana, Rancho Cucamonga, Claremont, Ontario, Pomonahas areas. A unique flag football program providing Real Kick Offs, Real Punts, League Certified Coaches and we wrap these around a well organized, family oriented program as an NFL Flag Football member. The purpose of our programs is to develop the player for the next level of competition, and keep the kids excited about playing sports. We believe that coaches who embrace the ONE Sports Nation philosophy on youth sports will find success in providing fair playing time while fostering the competitive spirit.
Ladera Ranch, CA – Flag Football League was founded in 2006 as a non-profit organization to educate youth about the importance of teamwork and competition through an NFL FLAG Football experience. The League’s more than 500 players, grades K through 8th, come from the communities of Ladera Ranch, Las Flores, Coto de Caza, Dove Canyon and Trabuco Canyon as well as the cities of Rancho Santa Margarita, Mission Viejo and San Juan Capistrano.
Matt Leinart Flag Football serves the cities of Newport Beach, Newport Coast, Corona Del Mar, Costa Mesa & Surrounding Areas Spring League (March – May) Fall League (Sept. – Nov.) Winter League (Jan. – Feb. at OC Great Park) Summer (July – OC Great Park) Friday Nights Grades PreK – 8th Minimum 8 Games Field Locations: Jack Hammett “Farm” Sports Complex
Matt Leinart Flag Football serving the cities of Irvine, Tustin, Lake Forest, Laguna, Mission Viejo, Rancho Santa Margarita & Surrounding Areas Spring League (March – May) Fall League (Sept. – Nov.) Winter League (Jan. – Feb. at OC Great Park) Summer (July – OC Great Park) Friday Nights Grades PreK – 8th Minimum 8 Games Field Locations: OC Great Park
Matt Leinart Flag Football League serving the cities of Ladera Ranch, Mission Viejo, RSM & Surrounding Areas Spring League (March – May) Fall League (Sept. – Nov.) Winter League (Jan. – Feb. at OC Great Park) Summer (July – OC Great Park) Friday Nights Grades PreK – 8th Minimum 8 Games Field Locations: Cox Sports Park San Juan Hills High School
Matt Leinart Flag Football Serving the cities of Costa Mesa, Newport Beach & Surrounding Areas Spring League (March – May) Fall League (Sept. – Nov.) Winter League (Jan. – Feb. at OC Great Park) Summer (July – OC Great Park) Friday Nights Grades PreK – 8th Minimum 8 Games Field Locations: Bonita Creek Park
NFL Flag Elite, powered by USA Football Inc., is a flag football league designed to promote the game of football to the boys and girls in the Inland Empire and surrounding counties. NFL Flag Elite believes that the benefits of organized flag football are numerous and it is our mission to provide kids with a quality football experience in a Competitive and Energetic environment.
NFL Flag Pasadena is the premier youth football league for boys and girls ages 5-16 in the So. Cal area. The program provides young players a fun and exciting opportunity to engage in continuous action while learning lessons in teamwork. What comes with registration? An official NFL reversible team identified jersey and an NFL Flag belt. Participants get to keep their NFL jersey at the end of the season. 8-10 games including playoffs. Game-Day pictures. 2018 All-Star participants will be invited to attend the NFL Flag Regional Tournaments held in Phoenix, AZ, Oakland, CA, and/or Los Angeles, CA. We will be selecting outstanding players throughout the spring, summer, and fall seasons. Opportunity for players to stay active and develop passing, receiving, evading and coverage skills with instructions from their head coach. NFL Certificate of Excellence will be awarded weekly to offensive and defensive top performers of each game. NFL Insurance policy that consists of a $1,000,000 liability policy. An Exclusive membership to USA Football.
Youth NFL flag football in Simi Valley, CA YOUTH Football registration includes: NFL team-branded reversible jersey Black game shorts 6 games includes champ game, 8-9 weeks total with practices NFL Flag football belt you keep 1yr. USA football player membership Players insurance Season Summary booklet Pictures included… (see picture information page) Awards
NFL FLAG LA is the premier youth flag football league for boys and girls ages 6-13 in the Los Angeles Area. The program provides young players a fun and exciting opportunity to engage in non-contact, continuous action while learning lessons in teamwork. What comes with registration? NFL team jersey and flag belt 7 regular season games plus playoffs. Opportunity to play on a terrific turf field at Playa Vista Sports Park Background checked and trained head coaches with football experience Certified trained officials USA Football membership One fantastic experience!
Our goal is to provide the finest youth sports experience around from the official NFL Flag reversible jerseys to our pristine, artificial turf fields. All games are currently played on Saturdays at the Dana Hills High football stadium. Our excellence extends to our coaches who are experts in teaching young athletes about football and teamwork in a fun, safe, non-contact environment. We are currently serving boys and girls in K-8th grades. Understanding your busy lifestyle, teams usually have one practice (as determined by coach) and one 40-minute game (Saturdays) per week.
NFL SFV FLAG FOOTBALL, BY CARY HARRIS, IS A PROGRAM OF NFL PLAY 60. OUR LEAGUE PROVIDES CO-ED OPPORTUNITIES FOR CHILDREN AGES 5 -17 TO LEARN AND ENJOY ONE OF AMERICA’S MOST BELOVED SPORTS – FOOTBALL. PLAYERS WILL BENEFIT BY BEING PHYSICALLY ACTIVE THROUGH NON-CONTACT, CONTINUOUS ACTIVITY WHILE LEARNING THE FUNDAMENTALS OF FOOTBALL, LESSONS IN TEAMWORK AND SPORTSMANSHIP. THANKS FOR BEING APART OF OUR LEAGUE.
Palos Verdes Youth Flag Football program is a great introduction to the game of football. The season starts August 1 and runs until the middle of October. We recognize that flag football is not as demanding as our tackle program but needs committed families none the less so that players can be put in the best positions and learn those positions and plays. That said, coaches in our flag program are aware that sometimes families miss some time in August and may try to play another sport during the season. If the time missed is not extreme, coaches do their best to work with you.
Pick 6 Youth Flag Football offers excellent, minimal-contact, character building and fundamental flag-football training. What could be better than teaching your child to use their brain and not just their brawn to strategically excel in football? We pride ourselves in offering players an equal opportunity to play without “politics”, just good clean fun.
Our main focus is to develop student athletes within the community and give them the ability to compete at high level competitions in our programs. We want to build young athletes with good character for our communities and provide them with a future essential to their success in following their aspirations. Our core values of our organization are to build Student Athletes with leadership roles, producing team work, providing them with the skills and abilities to perform on and off the field.
Youth Flag Football Metropolitan Los Angeles Huddle up‚ flag football is here! Whether your child is new to the sport or isn’t quite ready for tackle football, this recreational program is perfect for kids between the ages of 7-15. Fun for boys and girls, flag football teaches kids basic rules, strategies and skills to enjoy the game. Playing in a challenging, non-competitive environment, we keep players focused on the fundamentals of the game, maintaining good sportsmanship and, most importantly, having FUN! Building confidence through sport. Branches offering Youth Flag Football: Antelope Valley Family YMCA Montebello-Commerce YMCA Palisades-Malibu YMCA San Pedro & Peninsula YMCA South Pasadena San Marino YMCA Torrance-South Bay YMCA Weingart East Los Angeles YMCA Weingart YMCA Wellness & Aquatic Center
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Offense Defense Football Camp 2018 National Schedule
Offense Defense Football Camp Dates and Locations For the last 48 years O-D has run the most respected full-contact and modified contact football camps in the business – and we’ve done it every spring and summer, nationwide. Our camps and development programs will help you get ranked, get exposure, get scholarships, and get recruited. We employ Hall of Fame coaches and players and have been consistently providing Youth leagues, High School teams, Division 1 college football programs, and NFL squads with the most highly-trained athletes to graduate from our refined curriculum for decades. Our program focuses on the fine tuning of fundamental skills through the utilization of patented and dynamic football drills that will revolutionize the way you play football. Whether you’re a beginner or already a standout player on your team, we will take your game to the next level! Coaching Staff – Our football camp coaching staff is second-to-none. With former NFL players and coaches, as well as retired and current college coaches, we make it our goal to provide your athlete with the best possible on-the-field training. Each camp has a hand selected group of coaches that represent a large recruiting network of local and national programs. […]
Football University ( FBU ) Camp 2018 National Schedule
FBU Football University Camps and Coaches Clinic Football University was founded on the belief that in the game of football, technique plus talent beats talent alone. More than 35,000 athletes have learned from FBU’s elite faculty of NFL-experienced coaches and players. Every athlete has experienced the intense, position-specific technique training that only Football University provides. If you have the drive, focus and passion to improve your game, make Football University your primary off-season destination. Are you looking for a no-nonsense off-season training experience? Ready to become a better football player? Make Football University your primary destination. FBU camps are open to all football players in grades 6th-12th, or ages 11-18, who are ready to learn from NFL coaches. At Football University, you can expect: Intense position-specific technique training. The best coaching, from our staff of NFL-experienced coaches. To grind like a professional, on the field and in the film room. To be outfitted in Adidas FBU performance apparel. The opportunity to be invited to national showcase events. FBU UPCOMING 2018 FOOTBALL CAMPS ATLANTA – MAY 19-20 The 2018 FBU Atlanta regional camp will take place May 19-20 in the greater Atlanta metro area. AUSTIN – APRIL 7-8 The 2018 Football University Austin […]
Top Quarterback Camps and Coaching in Phoenix, AZ
ARIZONA ATHLETES improve your youth quarterback play, leadership, mental aspect of the game! Arizona’s weather is suitable for year-round training, and is getting richer with college level quarterbacks. Modern offenses demand the quarterback to be on top of his game, making quick reads to either hand the ball off, keep and run or pass. Here is a list of some of the best quarterback coaches, and camps. AUTHORITY FOOTBALL – “We Make High School Quarterbacks!” On-Field Training. Quarterback Leadership Academy. Tune-up Camps. Coach Mac: “We know The Road. We have the map. We train the RIGHT THINGS, the RIGHT WAY, at the RIGHT TIME. We develop the WHOLE quarterback. Citizen. Athlete. Football Player. Quarterback. In that order. And the result is simply the best-prepared incoming freshmen in the country.” FREE CLASS FOR YOUTH QUARTERBACK PARENTS FOOTBALL UNIVERSITY PHOENIX AZ – APRIL 28, 2018 The 2018 FBU Phoenix regional camp will take place April 28-29 in the greater Phoenix metro area. Jeff Rutledge has played for and won with great coaches his whole career and applies the knowledge he has gained at every level to young quarterbacks at Football University. FOOTBALL UNIVERSITY SHOWCASE FOOTBALL CAMP PHOENIX, AZ SUN […]
Arizona NFL Flag Football State Champions Move On
Arizona Cardinals NFL FLAG presented locally by University of Phoenix, is the National Football League’s official youth league for children 5-17 years old. This program provides boys and girls the opportunity to play in one of the NFL’s largest organized non-contact football leagues. Annual NFL flag football Tournament The Arizona Cardinals host flag tournaments annually to include The Big Red Flag Football Tournament in the spring, The Arizona Cardinals NFL Flag State Championships in the fall, followed by the Arizona Cardinals NFL Flag Regional Championships. For more information regarding Arizona Cardinals NFL Flag Football, contact Coach Mo Streety at (480) 217-0175 or via email at email@example.com. 2017 Arizona Cardinals NFL Flag State Champions 48 teams from Arizona competed qualify for this year’s Arizona Cardinals NFL FLAG Championships by winning their age divisions (10U, 12U & 14U) during the NFL FLAG regional tournament in Peoria Arizona. Arizona has a well-earned reputation for being one of the most competitive regions on the regional circuit crowning over a dozen champions at nationals. 6U: West Valley Elite 8U: West Valley Elite 10U: Playmakers Elite 12U: Team Impact 14U: Tucson Turf 2017 Arizona Cardinals NFL Flag Region Champions Teams from Arizona, New Mexico, Utah and Colorado […]
Grid Iron Flag Football and Cheer Spring 2018 Season
Queen Creek and San Tan Valley, Arizona is a premier youth sports league serving the East Valley. Run by commissioner Brad Harper they offer several popular sports leagues Grid Iron Flag Football & Grid Iron Girls Cheer. Our mission is to deliver a positive youth sports experience through better coaching, better player development, and keeping families excited about youth sports. ONE Sports Nation has a dual focus to prepare the student athlete for the next level of competition and keep them excited about playing sports. Its our youth sports philosophy and we share it openly with our coaches, parents and players. What does this mean? GRID IRON FLAG FOOTBALL AGES 5-15 Grid Iron Flag Football has developed the nation’s premiere NFL flag football experience providing Real Kick Offs, Real Punts, Certified Coaches and we wrap these around a well organized, family oriented program as an NFL Flag Football member. Grid Iron is our flagship youth sports program and is designed to teach kids the right way to play, with rules that resemble High School Football. Ask your commissioner about the Grid Iron differences, and why its the best experience for your player and family. GRID IRON GIRLS CHEER AGES 4-12 […]
Arizona Flag Football Dominates at NFL Championships
Congratulations to all the Arizona boys and girls that participated in the NFL Flag Football Tournaments! Sixty-six youth flag football teams, representing all 32 NFL clubs, competed in the 2018 NFL FLAG Championship Powered by USA Football as part of the NFL’s Pro Bowl Week in Orlando, Florida. Teams competed in four divisions: 9-10 coed, 11-12 coed, 13-14 boys and 13-14 girls. Arizona had a fantastic showing, as three different teams came away with titles for their age group. Champions included: Flag Football Division 9-10 Coed: Came from the program TEAM IMPACT – Scottsdale, Arizona Players: Jack Bridgford, LJ Guzman, Gage Higley, Braxton Huynh, Michael Martin, Kyeon Murray, Gavin Myers, Reiss Rinaldi, Eric Rubin, Nick Utan Coaches: Brian Rubin, Brian Murray Flag Football Division 11-12 Coed: YYFFA Browns, Youngstown, Ohio Players: Dontaye Bell, Javon Bell, Nicolas Bengala, Shane Lindstrom, Ashton O’Brien, Nasir O’kane, Nicolas Ryan, Ty Stricko, Tanner Stricko, Michael Wells Coaches: Dan Stricko, Paul Lindstrom Flag Football Division 13-14 Boys: Came from the program TUCSON TURF ELITE FOOTBALL – Tucson, Arizona Players: Elijah Anderson, Chase Birdsong, Bryce Cord, Aydan Guenther, Cailin Knapp, Ezekiel Marshall, Jayshawn Ross, David Scott Coaches: Josh Ahlvin, John Carioscia Flag Football Division 13-14 Girls: Came […]
Adidas Rivals Adizero Combine 2018 Schedule
The Rivals adizero Combines presented by adidas are free events open to all high school players but geared toward freshmen, sophomores, and juniors. The agenda for the day of the Rivals adizero Combine is consistent for every combine location. The Following Information is Consistent for Every Combine Location: Registration begins at 8:30am and will close at 1:00pm. NOTE: the combine is a continuous flow so there is no official start and stop time for each athlete. The combine will end when the final registered athlete completes all combine tests. Please Note: Depending on when you arrive and the volume of athletes, you may experience a significant wait time to accommodate the number of athletes registered. Rivals Camp Series Volunteer Participant Registration 02/10/2018 – 05/20/2018 Rivals adizero Combine | Miami, FL 02/10/2018 8th – 12th Rivals adizero Combine | Orlando, FL 02/17/2018 8th – 12th Rivals adizero Combine | Mobile, AL 02/24/2018 8th – 12th Rivals adizero Combine | Los Angeles, CA 03/03/2018 8th – 12th Rivals adizero Combine | San Francisco, CA 03/10/2018 8th – 12th Rivals adizero Combine | Houston, TX 03/17/2018 8th – 12th Rivals adizero Combine | Dallas, TX 03/24/2018 8th – 12th Rivals adizero Combine | […]
NIKE The Opening Combine, 7on7, and Big Man Competition
2018 will mark the 22nd year of Nike Football’s The Opening Regionals. The educational events have seen thousands of promising prospects learn how to be better athletes and players, and eventually go on to play at the highest level, in college and the NFL. Nike Football The Opening Regionals are the only national camp that offers athletes state-of-the-art education in both Nike Football Training and position-specific football from respected position coaches, while improving each player who attends, and does all of this free of cost to attendees. Whether a prospect has 20 early offers or none, is already committed or still looking, they will walk away from Nike Football The Opening Regionals a better football player. This is the only national camp run by football people for football people and guaranteed to improve and inspire your game! The Nike Football Opening Regionals won’t be the end of the road for the best of the best. Top performers by position from Nike Football The Opening Regionals nationwide as well as other top prospects evaluated on tape will be invited to compete amongst the nation’s top 166 players at the seventh annual Nike Football The Opening Finals, a four-day event which includes […]
Getting the Right Reps for your Kicker
At the youth and High School levels, place kickers are often the overlooked position until it comes down to the final seconds where a game can be won with a field goal. Arguably this is one of the most difficult positions since a kicker must perform under pressure and be ready to take advantage of every opportunity. For every single attempt a great kicker faces, they will always be mentally and physically focused. It’s said to take 10,000 hours to master your craft, but there are ways to get better at kicking more quickly by putting in the hard and honest reps. We can all think of several examples where kickers REALLY mattered, but here’s a few that stand out for me… As a passionate San Diego Chargers fan in 2010, it was tough to watch Nate Kaeding miss three field goal attempts in the AFC Championship game against the Jets. For those of you lucky enough to miss this game, the final score was 17-14 meaning those three missed field goals cost the Chargers the game, the AFC Championship, and a shot at the Super Bowl. Missed field goals can be heart wrenching. Another epic horror story is the infamous […]
Tacklebar Safe Contact. Sound Fundamentals.
TackleBar™ Football is a safer approach that preserves the tradition and fundamentals of the game. TackleBar™ is for today’s game of football. The mission of TackleBar Football is to dramatically reduce both head injuries and all other injuries related to tackling, while at the same time preserving the tradition and spirit of the game. The TackleBar harness is designed to promote proper defensive fundamentals and heads up play. TackleBar Football is currently being implemented in leagues throughout the nation. TackleBar™ Football TackleBar Football is designed to facilitate safe contact and sound fundamentals while maintaining game speed and discipline. Players wear a TackleBar harness around the midsection, which includes two removable foam bars held in the lower back area. Players must track and engage with proper tackling fundamentals to wrap the ball carrier and rip off one of the foam bars. This design teaches players to utilize the recommended shoulder tackling technique, and helps dramatically reduce injuries that occur when tackling players to the ground. Practice and Scrimmage Accessory Many youth and high school level programs are utilizing TackleBar equipment during practices and scrimmages to keep contact at safe levels, while maintaining sound technique and fundamentals. This approach ensures players stay […]
NO Tackle football in California before high school?
California would become the first state to prohibit minors from playing organized tackle football before high school under a proposal made Thursday by lawmakers concerned about the health risks. Just days after the Super Bowl, Assembly members Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento) and Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) said they are introducing the “Safe Youth Football Act,” legislation that will be considered this year by state lawmakers. Under the bill, organized tackle football would be allowed starting with high school freshmen. The lawmakers said they were following advice of medical professionals who believe limiting tackle football would help prevent young athletes from sustaining long-term brain damage caused by repetitive tackling, hitting and blocking. Read the full story on LATimes.com
I’m a brain scientist and I let my son play football
My name is Peter Cummings. I am a forensic pathologist and a neuropathologist, which means I study brain trauma for a living. I am also a football coach and I let my 11-year-old son play football. I may be the only neuropathologist on Earth who lets his kid play football. By Dr. Peter Cummings Coming to this decision was a serious undertaking and the result of many hours spent pouring over medical journals and football rulebooks. Before I began this journey, football was banned in my house. I wouldn’t even watch it on TV because I didn’t want my son to see it and develop a desire to play. Despite my efforts, he discovered football via a video game. He immediately fell in love with the sport and I was forced to do some serious soul searching: Should I allow him to pursue his interest and play? Honestly, I was scared of CTE. CTE stands for “chronic traumatic encephalopathy”; in real words it means damage to the brain caused by repetitive injury. The hallmark of CTE is the deposition of a protein called ‘tau’ in the brain. Tau has a number of functions, including stabilizing the structure of nerve cells. […]
Sports Performance Training For Youth and Teens in Arizona
Sports performance, Speed and Agility, Strength, and Conditioning programs in the Phoenix, AZ Metro Area. Sports performance training programs areas include Phoenix, Mesa, Chandler, Tempe, Scottsdale, Queen Creek, San Tan Valley, Peoria, Glendale, Avondale, Surprise, and Goodyear. RUSH SPORTS PERFORMANCE PHEONIX, AZ Unrivaled by any other training facility in Arizona, Rush Sports Performance, powered by the Parisi Speed School of Phoenix, is proud to bringto you, its newest flagship facility. From the moment you walk into our facility located at The Rush Sports Complex, you will no doubt recognize our specifically designed domain that will offer athletes of all ages and all skill levels, not only a unique experience particular to their sport, but also allows access to equipment, coaches, training methods and recovery modalities previously only available to professional athletes. Complete list of youth sports performance training: Athlete Performance Enhancement ( APE ) Mesa, AZ Athletes Performance Enhancement is an elite performance training academy that is set to take its clients to the next level. Athletes In Training Tempe, AZ Athletes in Training is celebrating over 25 years in business. We provide a variety of sports programs on school Athletic Revolution Youth Sports Performance Queen Creek, AZ Quite […]
San Diego Youth Flag Football Programs
Flag Football programs can give kids in San Diego County a fun, healthy, positive team activity that can enrich their lives in a big way. With the sunny warm weather of San Diego you can find leagues starting any time of the year with Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer programs. Most flag football leagues are open to boys and girls ages 5 to 17. In general the kids come for the fun of it. But little do they know, at least right away, the valuable lessons they’re learning in teamwork, perseverance, fairness and confidence. Visit your local San Diego Youth Flag Football Leagues and get involved with the satisfaction that comes from advancing the sport and changing the lives of those who play it. Flag football programs in the San Diego area include Encinitas, Del Mar, Poway, Santee, Mira Mesa, Chula Vista, Clairemont, El Cajon, La Jolla, Oceanside, Point Loma, San Marcos, Temecula, Torrey Highlands, and Vista, CA ECKE YMCA Flag Football Encinitas, CA PEE WEE FLAG FOOTBALL Get on the field and join our 5 on 5 (no contact) flag football league! This recreational league is ideal for beginner to advanced skill levels. Teams are coached and supported by volunteers and […]
New Quarterback Training & Development in Dallas Fort Worth
QB Country is training Texas future stars in two Dallas Fort Worth locations Who is QB Country? We are a long term developmental quarterback training company with an emphasis in sequencing fundamentals and mechanics to better achieve application as the game increases in complexity. Our ultimate goal is for quarterbacks we work with to overachieve in their sphere of influence – representing themselves, their school, their team, their coaches, and their families. We want to be a small part in their development of maturity as quarterbacks and as men. What does QB Country offer? Skills training through session packages (Skill Development) Recruiting services: * Highlight editing * Website placement * Throws videos * Targeted exposure Arm Care education (Injury Prevention) Film and board work (Football IQ) * We are dedicated to developing and sustaining attributes for quarterbacks that will positively contribute to success for their respective teams now and provide an opportunity for the success to continue into the future. What sets QB Country apart? We realize the stigma that has been placed on independent, position coaches outside of the school system. We also see a large demand for an industry that is highly under-regulated. Not only are we confident […]
Football Camps & Training in Dallas Fort Worth Metro Area
2018 Football Camps and Programs in the Dallas-Fort Worth. Youth and teen athletes can improve position specific skills, conditioning, and knowledge of the game while attending football camp. Youth football camps cater to various age groups, with coaches focusing on rules, drills, individual exercises and team building exercises. Many are led by renowned coaches in the industry. Find football programs that suits the needs of your athlete. This list will be updated as new camps are announced. If you don’ t see your camp on this list or if you have revisions you can reach us at firstname.lastname@example.org. FBU Showcase Camps Dallas, TX Football University was founded on the belief that in the game of football, technique plus talent beats talent alone. More than 35,000 athletes have learned from FBU’s elite faculty of NFL-experienced coaches and players. Every athlete has experienced the intense, position-specific technique training that only Football University provides. If you have the drive, focus and passion to improve your game, make Football University your primary off-season destination. QB Country Quarterback Training & Development in Dallas Fort Worth, TX “Dustin Vaughan has the attributes that I hope to instill in my children one day. He has character, integrity, […]
Flag Football Tournaments in Arizona
Test your flag football team against the best in these Arizona open flag football tournaments. Arizona Youth Flag Football Tournaments can give kids a fun, healthy, positive team activity that can enrich their lives in a big way. With the sunny warm weather of Arizona you can find leagues and tournament starting any time of the year with Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer programs. Most flag football tournaments are open to boys and girls ages 5 to 17. In general the teams come for the fun of it. But little do they know, at least right away, the valuable lessons they’re learning in teamwork, perseverance, fairness and confidence. Here are some great tournaments we found, if you don’t see your tournament contact us to be added to the list. Arizona Cardinals NFL Flag Football Tournament Glendale, AZ The Arizona Cardinals host flag tournaments annually to include The Big Red Flag Football Tournament in the spring, The Arizona Cardinals NFL Flag State Championships in the fall, followed by the Arizona Cardinals NFL Flag Regional Championships. For more information regarding Arizona Cardinals NFL Flag Football. One Sports Nation Phoenix Flag Football Tournament Goodyear, AZ Annual West Valley Open Invitational Lighted Fields, Music, Food […]
Arizona Youth Sports Performance & Athletic Training
Youth sports performance, Athletic Training, Speed and Agility, Fitness-Strength and Conditioning programs in the Phoenix, AZ Metro Area. Featured youth sports performance training: RUSH SPORTS PERFORMANCE PHOENIX, AZ Unrivaled by any other training facility in Arizona, Rush Sports Performance, powered by the Parisi Speed School of Phoenix, is proud to bring to you, its newest flagship facility. From the moment you walk into our facility located at The Rush Sports Complex, you will no doubt recognize our specifically designed domain that will offer athletes of all ages and all skill levels, not only a unique experience particular to their sport, but also allows access to equipment, coaches, training methods and recovery modalities previously only available to professional athletes. Complete list of youth sports performance training: Athlete Performance Enhancement ( APE ) Mesa, AZ Athletes Performance Enhancement is an elite performance training academy that is set to take its clients to the next level. Athletes In Training Tempe, AZ Athletes in Training is celebrating over 25 years in business. We provide a variety of sports programs on school Athletic Revolution Youth Sports Performance Queen Creek, AZ Quite simply, our focus is to develop or improve our local youth athletes into […]
Contact Football Summer Camp Coming To Chicago
Are you ready to improve your football game this summer and have some serious fun? The camp has an awesome location at Lake Forest College. Contact Football camp will feature the best instruction and outstanding competition. There will be full contact drills that will prepare campers to compete at the next level. For the past eight year the Head coach is Jim Catanzaro. Coach Catanzaro has a reputable coaching career, demonstrates a high level of enthusiam, passion, and energy. Highlights Include: Individual Camp ages 8-18 Grouping by age, weight, and ability Contact Football Camp T-shirt and Prizes Great exposure to college coaches
Contact Youth Football 2018 Summer Camp National Schedule
Contact Football youth summer camps powered by US Sports Camps. Improve your skills and have serious fun! At contact Football Camps every facet of the game is covered. Named Top Football Camp in Sports Illustrated for kids, they offer both youth football and high school football camps featuring position specific drills and scrimmages with a staff of college coaches and current and former college players. PRESTIGIOUS COACHES & LOCATIONS With nationally recognized coaches and professionals directing camp at some of the most prestigious colleges and facilities in America, Contact Football Camps offers the perfect setting to get better this summer! Our directors take enormous pride in the quality of the camps and personally hire and train their camp staff to ensure that all programs are of the highest calibe that all programs are of the highest caliber. INSTRUCTION FOR ALL SKILL LEVELS Campers are evaluated and grouped by age and ability so that their own instructional needs can be addressed throughout the week. Our teaching approach uses a combination of individualized skills training, drills, scrimmages, and highly competitive games in a spirited team format. In addition to fundamentals, we teach strategies, sportsmanship, mental toughness and goal setting aimed at personal […]
Washington Huskies Youth Football Summer Camps 2018
Summer football camps are a great way for youth athletes to prepare for the upcoming fall season. The University of Washington Huskies head football coach Chris Peterson, and his staff offer some camps and clinics for youth athletes, high school, and coaches. 2018 Husky Football Coaches Clinic Saturday, April 14, 2018 / Cost: $30 Join University of Washington’s Head Football Coach, Chris Petersen, and his staff, at the 2018 Husky Football Coaches Clinic! This one-day comprehensive clinic will give you the opportunity to learn from some of the best minds in college football. Parking, lunch, and entry to a Husky Football spring practice are included in the price of admission. Pre-registration is highly recommended as this event is expected to sell out. Walk-up registration will be based on availability. Online registration closes at 11:59pm on 4/12/18. Husky Football Camps The University of Washington Football coaching staff oversees the direction of each camp and is actively involved in the instruction and drills of each camper. All camps are open to any and all entrants. For additional information and questions about the camps offered please contact Deborah Goldstein, Director of Football Operations, at email@example.com or 206-616-1545 Top Dawg Quarterback Academy For campers entering […]
Quarterback Camps And Training In The Metro Chicago Metro Area
Modern football offenses demand the quarterback to be on top of their game, making quick reads to either hand the ball off, keep and run or pass. Improve Quarterback play, leadership, mental aspect of the game when you participate in these top camps, training, and competitions! Football University (FBU) Camps in Chicago, IL The Original Position-Specific Training Experience With NFL Coaches. The 2018 Football University Chicago regional camp will take place June 23-24 in the greater Chicago metro area. Are you looking for a no-nonsense off-season training experience? Ready to become a better football player? Make Football University. Address: Lisle, IL 60532 Web: FOOTBALL UNIVERSITY CAMP Offense Defense Summer Camp Chicago, IL Most Respected Full-Contact Camps In USA Chicago football camp at North Central College will be taking place from July 1 to July 4, 2018 and will feature a full contact curriculum for both youth and high school players. CHICAGO CAMP DETAILS DATES JULY 1 – JULY 4, 2018 LOCATION NORTH… Address: 30 N Brainard St, Naperville, IL 60540 Web: OFFENSE DEFENSE FOOTBALL CAMP Throw It Deep Quarterback & Receiver Training Chicago, IL Don’t Just Do It, Do It Right Throw It Deep is the top Receiver and Quarterback training academy in the […]
Youth Flag Football Leagues Denver Metro Area Colorado
DENVER, CO Flag football is a fun, healthy, positive team activity that can enrich the lives of boys and girls. Most leagues have Summer, Fall, and Spring options and are open to boys and girls ages 5 to 17. Youth flag football gives children the option to play football with the same fitness and competitive benefits of tackle football, but with less risk of injury. Along with the physical benefits of playing a sport like flag football, there are also multiple character building benefits for your child. TEAMWORK Youth flag football is a great team sport option for children. The sport offers kids the chance to play, work and have fun with a group of other children and teaches them skills to work together. Teamwork is a big aspect of flag football as kids learn how important it is to collaborate with others and work towards a common goal. DISCIPLINE OF PRACTICE Along with teamwork, coaches will teach your child the importance of practice. As coaches work on fundamentals to help your child learn the game, players discover that practice is an important part to playing a sport, and that without practice, improvement in any skill can be difficult. LEARN TO […]
Youth Flag Football And Tackle Leagues Chicago Illinois
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – Find a flag football or tackle football league near you. Join a football league to compete, build skills and have fun with your friends. Use the search options form above to get more information: Jr Eagles Algonquin IL Co-ed Alsip Falcons Youth Football and Cheer Alsip IL Tackle Palos Junior Football Association Alsip IL Tackle Viking Youth Football Association Antioch IL Tackle AYFFL – Antioch Youth Flag Football Antioch IL COED Arlington Heights Youth Football Arlington Heights IL BYF Batavia Youth Football Auora IL Tackle Fox Valley Park District Youth Recreatio Aurora IL Co-ed NFL Youth Flag Football League Aurora IL Tackle BYF Batavia Youth Football Aurora IL Tackle Barrington Youth Football Inc. Barrington IL Tackle Barrington Youth Football Barrington IL Bartlett Raiders Youth FB Bartlett IL Belleville Parks & Rec NFL Flag Football League Belleville IL Co-ed Memorial Park District Youth Football & Bellwood IL Tackle Legends Sportsplex Youth Flag Football Bourbonnais IL Co-ed Legends Youth Flag Football Bourbonnais IL Co-ed Buffalo Grove Youth Football Buffalo Grove IL Titans Youth Football Assoc Burbank IL Tackle Elmhurst Football & Cheerleading Nfp Burr Ridge IL Tackle Calumet City Chargers Youth Football, Ch Calumet City IL Co-ed Carbondale Jr […]
Youth Football Camps In Arizona
Find the perfect youth football camps in the greater Phoenix Metro Area, Southern, and Northern Arizona. To find complete listings for all Arizona football camps, flag football leagues, 7 on 7 passing, tackle teams, athletic performance training, and tournaments visit your local directory page. Arizona Receiver Academy Arizona Receiver Academy Phoenix, AZ Whether you are a youth, high school, or college football player, if you want to be the best receiver you can be, the Arizona Receiver Academy will get you there! 1 to 1 and group training sessions available… Address: Scottsdale, AZ Web: ARIZONA RECEIVER ACADEMY RATE NOW ASU Sun Devil Youth Football Camp Tempe AZ ASU Sun Devil Youth Football Camps There are numerous camps that are designed for all ages, skill levels, and positions. Camps are structured to train, teach and work on your skills in a fun and safe environment. Campers will receive instruction… Address: Rural Rd (at Sixth St) Arizona United States Web: VISIT ASU SUN DEVIL YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMPS Football University FBU Camp Phoenix, AZ The Original Position-Specific Training Experience With NFL Coaches. FBU Football University Showcase Camp – Technique Plus Talent Beats Talent Alone Are you looking for a no-nonsense off-season training experience? Ready to become a better football […]