YMCA of the Triangle

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FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT
FOR HEALTHY LIVING
FOR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Youth Flag Football

The YMCA offers flag football for all kids ages 6 - 15. Depending on age and location, practices and game schedules may vary.

YMCA youth flag football is a non-contact sport and uses flag belts.

YMCA youth sports provide opportunities for camaraderie, building skills and character development. We aim to keep kids moving and focus on their health and well-being.

2020 Fall Season

Unfortunately, we are not going to be able to offer our fall youth sports programs as anticipated. Fall Flag Football has been canceled.

Teams

Teams are formed based on age. See below for ages and locations. Please refer to our age chart to determine your child's age group league.

Players

All players must have and wear a mouthguard and wear athletic bottoms with no pockets during play. Each player will receive a team jersey.

Coaches

YMCA youth flag football recreational teams are led by volunteer coaches. All volunteer coaches undergo a background check and training. Opportunities are available for coaches and assistant coaches at all locations. 

Registration Dates

YMCA youth flag football teams play in the spring and fall and registration begins in January and June.

Spring Season
Jan. 1: YMCA Members
Jan.15: Participants

Fall Season
June 1: YMCA Members
June 15: Participants

Sports Directors

Johnston County & Poole Family YMCAs, Darrian Saddler
Kraft Family YMCA, Mark Simmons