SASKATOON MINOR FOOTBALL

Fall Registration is Open


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Who: Grade 1-8 boys & girls from Saskatoon or surrounding area.

What: Playing the sport of flag football with a non-competitive and skill development focus. We have divisions for all elementary aged participants including  co-ed, all boys and all girls teams.

League divisions: Colts - Grade 1 & 2 / Stampeders - Grade 3 & 4 / Hilltops - Grade 5 & 6 / Huskies - Grade 7 & 8

When: September 8th - October 14th. First games will be played the week of September 10th. The Year End Jamboree will be on October 14th with each team playing 2-3 50 minute football games at SMF Field.

Colts - Games will be played on Monday & Saturday / Stamps - Tuesday & Saturday / Hilltops - Wednesday & Saturday / Huskies - Thursday & Saturday

Where: Weekday games will be played on City of Saskatoon fields and green space. Weekend games will be at SMF Field as much as possible with City Fields being the alternative location.

Why: For youth to get active, healthy, learn football skills, learn and improve their football knowledge.  We emphasis skill development, player safety, and football fundamentals as we teach the importance of team work and sportsmanship. We educate and Football Canada / NCCP certify our coaches who do a great job creating positive and fun football experience for our leagues participants. 

Cancellation Policy: We have a $50 admin fee for removal of all players. After Season Start Fees are reimbursed 50% and After 2 weeks no refund  is given. 


Flag Info

2018 Fall Dates:

  • Games will be played on Saturdays at SMF Field starting Sept 8th.
  • No games on Thanksgiving long weekend.
  • The Year End Jamboree will be Sunday Oct 14th, 2018

All dates and times will be confirmed shortly!


Cancellation Policy

$50 Admin fee for any cancellations, After 1 Week 50%, After 2 Weeks No Refund.

Late Fees 

$50 After August 1st


5on5 Flag Football Videos:

Check out our videos from both Fall & Spring leagues.

Lots of great football actions and whole lot of fun!

Visit our facebook page by clicking below. 

https://www.facebook.com/saskatoonminorfootball/ 

 

 Weather Policy:

As football players in Saskatchewan, we pride ourselves on being one of the only sports that plays in rain, shine and snow. In unique situations of blizzards, lightning or extreme weather conditions we will cancel. 

 

Thanksgiving Long Weekend: 

There will be no flag games on Thanksgiving Long Weekend. 

 

Make up games:

Teams can practice or play make up games for cancelled games lost through out the year. Please email bguebert@saskatoonmiinorfootball.com to confirm time and location of your make up games. 


Saturday Game Length:

Games at City Fields & SMF Fields on Saturdays are a total 55 minutes in length and no longer. At the 50 minute mark coaches will blow the whistle and announce that there is 3 plays left in the game. Teams should be shaking hands and walking off the field no later than 55 minute mark. It is important we as Coaches adhere to this request to finish and start games on time. 


Criminal Record Checks:
Due to our commitment to providing a safe and fun football experience to our community, we are request that all coaches and assistants submit a criminal record check with vulnerable sector search to Saskatoon Minor Football.

If you are a teacher, or completed the criminal record check in the spring, or had one done for another sport within the calendar year, please email me a copy or let me know you handed one to us in the spring. 

We will have a signed document at the SMF tent that must be taken to the Saskatoon Police Service Office on 25th Street for processing. Their Office is open from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday and this will be no cost to you. 

SMF is nothing without our dedicated and committed volunteer coaches and we thank you for understanding of this request.


Coaches Refund:

Coaches will be refunded 1 per team at the end of the year when we receive the flag bags back. 

Coaching Clinics:

We will be offering two NCCP Community Coaches Clinics this Spring!

Dates TBA

This Community Coaches Clinic is an introductory level flag football coaches clinic offered to both new and experience coaches in our 5on5 Flag League. We will discuss league rules, game play, Safe Play protocol, football skills and drills, Making Ethical Decisions and player development at the grass roots level!

Come prepared for a few hours of lecture and discussion and 90 minutes of on field demonstrations, skills and drills!

We are excited for an amazing spring of flag football!


Contact us at 306-975-0848 or email bguebert@saskatoonminorfootball.com

Team SMF


About Flag Football

5 on 5 Flag Football is a skill development based league offered to Grades 1-8 boys and girls in Saskatoon and surrounding area. Our non competitive philosopy emphasizes the importance of football fundamentals, skills, team work, and sportsmanship. No standings or stats are kept just a whole lot of fun! You can register as an individual, group of friends, or a team. Teams are made by grouping grades 1 & 2's, 3 & 4's, 5 & 6's and 7 & 8's by area of the City. Boys, girls and co-ed teams are welcomed.