PBGYAA Flag Football Register Now Schedule Flag Football FAQs Sponsorship Signup Form Click Here to Register Now! $140 2021 Registration is now closed. We have had a record sign up and thank everyone for your interest in our program! February 22nd - April 11th Season: May – June Each player will receive shorts and a team jersey. All players will need a mouthguard that can be purchased online or at a sporting goods store. For more information contact: [email protected] Please follow this link for registration Practice Field Location Russo Park Fields 8 and 9 Game Field Location Russo Park Fields 8 and 9 Russo Park Fields: 5110 117th Ct N, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418 What kind of time commitment does flag football require? There will be two weeks of practice time scheduled before the first games. Practice times are assigned by the league and organized by the coach and, like games, will last about an hour. Teams will play two games each week during the season. Weekday games are held Tuesday-Friday and will start at 5:30, 6:30, or 7:30pm (older age groups typically start later). Weekend games will start at 8:00am on Saturdays with the last games starting at noon. Practice during the season is at the discretion of the coach. Age Divisions Age divisions are based on school age/grade (same birthdate guidelines as Palm Beach County Schools). The registration process will automatically register your child for the appropriate division based on date of birth. Freshman Coed: Kindergarten and 1st Graders (No evaluations) Sophomore Coed: 2nd and 3rd Graders Junior Boys and Girls Coed: 4th and 5th Graders Girls 4th and 5th (with 3rd Grade girls having the option to participate) Senior Boys and Girls Coed: 6th and 7th Graders Girls: 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th Graders New Division! Super Senior Boys: 8th and 9th and 10th Graders Uniforms: The league will provide shorts and a jersey for the You will need to purchase a mouthguard online or at a sporting goods Evaluations April 9th 6 pm–9 pm: Times to be assigned April 10th 9 am-2 pm: Times to be assigned April 11th – Make Up Evaluations Freshman Coed: No Evaluations Team Drafts April 14th - 16th(Coaches only). Times to be assigned Team Practice Team practices will start April 17th, and run through Thursday, April 29th Games and Scheduling All age groups games will run from May 3rd through June 25th Championship Week: June 20th- June 25th The official game schedule will be emailed to each parent via Sports Connect (Blue Sombrero) prior to the first week of With approximately 565 players, the scheduling process takes some time and review before the final schedule is posted. There are typically two games per week during the season, one weeknight game and one Saturday game. Rainouts will be rescheduled based on field availability. Season Updates and Communication All communication is through Sports Connection email We will email parents if we have any rain outs, please note the City of Palm Beach Gardens makes the decisions on field We will usually not make the decision until close to 5 pm as we do our best to get the games If a game is rained out, the Board will attempt to reschedule it to played at a later date Please Consider Volunteering We are ALWAYS in need of volunteer coaches Every season we have kids who do not get to play because we do not have enough teams to accommodate all who register, this is mostly due to a lack of Sponsorship Please consider sponsoring a team or a field for the flag football season Banner/ 2 Team sponsorship - $1000.00 - Business logo on banner to be hung for the season, business name printed on back of two team’s jersey. Banner/ 1 Team sponsorship - $800.00 - Business logo on banner to be hung for the season, business name printed on back of one team’s jersey. Business Sponsor Banner - $500.00 – Business logo on banner to be hung for the season. Team Sponsorship - $350.00 - Business name printed on back of one team’s jersey. Please click on this link to complete your Flag Football Sponsorship: https://www.pbgyaa.com/flagfootball/information/sponsorship-signup-form/ Please email us if you have any questions or concerns at: [email protected] See you on the fields! Nick Haffey President PBGYAA Flag Football The Mission StatementWe put children first.The Palm Beach Gardens Youth Athletic Association shall assist in the positive physical and emotional development of our youth by providing programs for active participation in amateur sports. Shall encourage children of school age (K-12 grade) to participate in these programs. Shall take whatever steps necessary to provide an opportunity to participate, to any child, regardless of physical ability, ethnic background or financial resources. Shall seek to demonstrate and promote the concepts of team participation, spirit of competitiveness and fair play, both on and off the field, by players, coaches, officials, family and fans alike. Shall actively seek the necessary funding to accomplish its objectives.It is because of our enthusiastic volunteers throughout the PBGYAA sports leagues that our programs are so successful. All volunteer coaches have gone though a full background check by the city of Palm Beach Gardens. Each Division Board consists of incredibly dedicated volunteers who are elected for an annual term.Donate Now!