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We're excited to announce that in 2017, VFA's 9th season offering Flag Football, we will be St Johns County's first and currently only NFL Flag Football League @ VFA. General information about the program is listed below. If you have further questions, please send an email to  .

Online Registration for the 2017/2018 season of NFL Flag Football @ VFA will open on September 27, 2017
Registration will close December 12, 2017


What is NFL Flag Football @ VFA?
 

  • NFL Flag affords VFA the opportunity to partner with the NFL and the Jacksonville Jaguars
  • NFL Flag opens the possibility to compete in national tournaments
  • NFL Flag Football is 5-on-5 co-ed play
  • Teams are between 8 and 10 players
  • Games are two 20 minute halves with a five minute halftime
  • There will be four age groups; 6U, 8U, 11U and 14U
  • The age breakdown is below

    6U - 4, 5, 6 year-olds. Must be 4 years-old by December 31, 2017 Must not turn 7 before December 31, 2017
    8U - 7 and 8 year-olds. Must be 7 by December 31, 2017 and Must not turn 9 before December 31, 2017
    11U - 9, 10 and 11 year-olds. Must be 9 by December 31, 2017 and Must not turn 12 before December 31, 2017
    14U - 12, 13 and 14 year-olds. Must be 12 by December 31, 2017 and Must not turn 15 before December 31, 2017
  • PLAYERS ARE ALLOWED TO "PLAY UP" BUT NO PLAYER CAN "DROP BACK" UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES!! DO NOT ASK
  • Players register individually and attend evaluations (this is not a tryout all kids will be on a team) on December 12, 2017 
  • Teams will be drafted by coaches on December 14, 2017
  • For NFL Flag Football rules visit https://www.nflflag.com/pdf/NFL_FLAG_Regular_Season_Rule_Book_2016.pdf


When is NFL Flag Football @ VFA?
 

  • Practices will begin after Christmas as scheduled by your head coach
  • Practices consists of one two-hour practice per week (the day will be decided by the head coach)
  • Opening day is Saturday, January 6, 2018
  • Each team will play eight regular season games
  • Three 40 minute games will play simultaneously 
  • Game start times will be 9am10am and 11am
  • A one day, single-elimination playoff tournament will be on Saturday, February 24, 2018


Where is NFL Flag Football @ VFA?
 

  • Games will be played on Saturdays at Mill Creek Elementary School
  • Evening practices could be at Mill Creek, Pacetti Bay and Palencia Elementary (subject to availability)


How much is NFL Flag Football @ VFA?
 

  • Registration Fees are $110 per participant
  • Registration includes an Official NFL reversible home/away team jersey for games


How can I volunteer to be a coach?
 

  • Please send an email to 
  • You must register to coach on this website
  • All coaches are required to submit to a background check and must be issued a VFA badge for eligibility to volunteer with youth 
  • If you do not have a badge, have an expired badge or are not sure what you need to do to obtain a badge, please send an email to 
  • Coaches are allowed two "protects"; i.e., their own child plus one player
  • Coaches must draft the balance of their team
  • Coaches must attend, or assign a representative to attend, player evaluations on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at MCE 
  • Teams not represented at player evaluations are disqualified from the draft on Thursday, December 14, 2017
  • Players cannot "request" a coach


What about refunds?
 

  • After December 31, 2017, no refunds will be given


What are the rules of NFL Flag Football @ VFA?
 

 

Disclaimer: The flag football league referenced herein (Flag League) is officially licensed by NFL Properties LLC, but none of the National Football League (NFL), its member clubs, NFL Ventures, L.P. or any of their respective affiliates or subsidiaries are sponsoring or operating the Flag League or will have any liability or responsibility for any claim arising in connection with participation in the Flag League. All NFL-related logos and marks, including, without limitation, the NFL Flag logo, are trademarks of the NFL or the respective member club.