ROSEBURG, Ore. -- NFL Flag, powered by USA Football, the NFL’s official youth flag football program, Boys & Girls Club of America, along with Boys & Girls Club of the Umpqua Valley’s Roseburg Sports Program (RSP), have partnered to provide Co-ed Flag Football Academy for 5th and 6th grade Roseburg youth beginning this fall.
Registration: Early Registration July 1—August 2 Fee: $60
Regular Registration August 5—September 6 Fee: $70 *partial scholarships available to qualifying youth
Registration forms—are available here, and click the RSP logo, or in person at the Boys & Girls Club of the Umpqua Valley at 1144 NE Cedar St. in Roseburg.
All athletes are required to have insurance to participate. Details about the insurance requirement are on the registration form.
Grades 5th & 6th (Co-Ed: Boys & Girls) -- Teams will be formed at each school if the maximum team size is reached. Combined teams will be formed
to accommodate players if there is not enough to fill a team, or the maximum number of players on a team is exceeded.
Practice: Practice begins the week of September 10, 2019. Practice times will be determined by each coach.
Games: September 21 - November 2
Includes: T-Shirt, football gloves, and mouth guard
"Flag football is a fun and exciting fast-paced game in a non-contact environment," organizers say. "Fifth and sixth grade youth will not only have a blast practicing and playing the game, but they will learn valuable lessons in sportsmanship, teamwork, discipline and commitment—traits that will follow them throughout every aspect of their lives."