Youth Flag Football

Flag Football League is a recreational, non-competitive league designed for participants to have fun and learn the basic skills of flag football.  All players are required to wear a mouth guard, no exceptions. Football cleats are recommended but no metal spikes are allowed.

  • Space is limited so be sure to register early! Teams will be limited to 14 players per team, no exceptions. Register according to grade and school attending for the 2021-2022 academic year. No preformed teams allowed.
  • All participants must have a jersey for this program. This is not included in the registration fee, so please be sure to add a jersey unless you are using one from last year. Jerseys will be handed out by the first game.
  • Schedule will vary each week; 1-2 practices or games will be played each week on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays at 5:30pm or 6:45pm and/or Saturdays at 9:00am, 10:30am or 12:00pm according to the schedule. Game/practice times will vary each week. Please refer to your child’s team schedule for details. Team schedules will be emailed and posted online at wfparks.org by July 23rd for 4th, 5th/6th grade and by July 30th for K, 1st, 2nd and 3rd
  • Grades 4-6 will be in a league with Fargo Park District and Moorhead Parks, this is a great option for youth to play more games but are not ready to play tackle football. Games will be scheduled in all three sites, please refer to your child’s schedule for more details. Grades 4-6 will start games prior to Labor Day.
  • “Buddy” Policy: Each Participant may request one friend as a “buddy”. The buddy requested must also request you in order for the buddy request to be considered a match. All other requests (e.g. multiple buddies, buddy chains) will not be granted. If using online registration, place the ONE buddy request in notes section while registering. Requests to play on the same team will not be guaranteed. Siblings are always buddied unless a specific request not to do so is made. When siblings are placed together, no other buddy request is grante To learn more about the “Buddy” Policy, please visit wfparks.org under football.
  • Volunteer coaches are needed! We would not be able to offer this program without the help of volunteer coaches. Please indicate on registration form or online registration if you are interested in being a coach and if there is another coach you would like to work with.
    • Two adults may request to coach together.
    • The children of each coach are automatically matched, and no other “buddy” requests will be considered.
    • If multiple teams are without a coach, unfortunately we may not be able to honor requests to coach together to ensure all teams have a coach.

Check the Cancellation Line at 551-7138 for the most current weather-related and other schedule updates.

Program runs August-October.

Flag Football League is a recreational, non-competitive league designed for participants K-5th grade to have fun and learn the basic skills of flag football.  All players are required to wear a mouth guard, no exceptions. Molded cleats or tennis shoes are allowed on the turf.

  • Space is limited so be sure to register early! Teams will be limited to 14 players per team, no exceptions. Register according to grade and school attending for the 2021-2022 academic year. No preformed teams are allowed.
  • All participants must have a jersey for this program. This is not included in the registration fee, so please be sure to add a jersey unless you are using one from a previous activity. Jerseys will be handed before the first game.
  • Practice and Game Times: Practice/Games will be at either 5:30-6:30pm or 6:45-7:45pm.  First 3 nights will be practice.  After first three nights, practice will be on Mondays and games for Kindergarten and 2nd grade will be on Tuesday nights and games for 1st and 3rd grade will be on Thursday nights. 4th/5th grade will be combined and play at 8:00-9:00pm on either Monday, Tuesday or Thursday nights.
  • “Buddy” Policy:  Each Participant may request one friend as a “buddy”. The buddy requested must also request you in order for the buddy request to be considered a match. All other requests (e.g. multiple buddies, buddy chains) will not be granted. If using online registration, place the ONE buddy request in notes section while registering. Requests to play on the same team will not be guaranteed. Siblings are always buddied unless a specific request not to do so is made. When siblings are placed together, no other buddy request is granted. To learn more about the “Buddy” Policy, please visit wfparks.org under football.
  • Volunteer coaches are needed! We would not be able to offer this program without the help of volunteer coaches. Please indicate on registration form or online registration if you are interested in being a coach and if there is another coach you would like to work with.
    • Two adults may request to coach togethe
    • The children of each coach are automatically matched, and no other “buddy” requests will be considere
    • If multiple teams are without a coach, unfortunately we may not be able to honor requests to coach together to ensure all teams have a coach.