Flag Football is for youth ages 5 - 18 (if 18, must be enrolled in high school)
Flag football is a variant of American football where, instead of tackling players to the ground, the defensive team must remove a flag or flag belt from the ball carrier to end a down.
NFL FLAG is a natural entry point into the world of football, creating opportunities for your child to learn, engage and grow with the game.
Age Groups are as follows:
6U (5-6) - Birthyear 2016 or younger
8U (7-8) - Birthyear 2014 or younger
10U (9-10) - Birthyear 2012 or younger
12U (11-12) - Birthyear 2010 or younger
14U (13-14) - Birthyear 2008 or younger
18U (15-18) - Birthyear 2004 or younger (if 18, must be in enrolled in high school)
Each participant will receive an official NFL team logo high performance reversible jersey and an NFL flag belt.
Parents must purchase cleats (no metal cleats), athletic shorts (no pockets) and a mouthpiece.
Some other important Dates:
Early Registration: July 24 - September 4, 2023 ($85.00)
Late Registration: September 5 – October 6, 2023 ($100.00)
Season Starts: October 24
Season ends: December 7
Practice Starts: October 2
Practice days will be determined by coordinator. usually 2 days a week in the evenings.
All practices are held at Ed Austin Park (Monument location)
Game Days: Tuesday and Thursdays
*Winners will receive championship rings!
Coaches Meeting: September 19 at 6:30pm at PAL (3450 Monument Rd)
Parent Meeting: September 26 at 6:30pm via zoom (zoom link will be provided)
The Flag Football Coordinator is Officer Christopher Perry
904-854-6555 ext. 315
If you would like to volunteer as a head or assistant coach, please download the volunteer form below and return to the JaxPAL office at 3450 Monument Rd.
Parents, this is your guide to understanding what JaxPAL Sports is all about. Please take the time to read this handbook