Flex Football™ is a 9v9 game format created by the former pros at National Flex Football™, and inspired by the NFL's philosophy of high-tempo, low-impact practices. Flex Football™ provides skill development, player progression, energy and excitement that keep current players and parents in football all year-round, while also bringing new participants and growth to the game we all love.
BASICS OF THE FLEX GAME
Limited Contact (2-hand touch)
No contact to the head
BENEFITS OF OFFSEASON FLEX FOOTBALL
300-500 live, full speed, real football reps
Best form of off-season fundamental development
Develops the other fundamental skill sets vs. Fall focus of tackling
Funnel flag/non-tackle players to your Fall league
Install plays during Spring so players hit the ground running in Fall
Option to use as a fundraising program for Fall
Keeps players participating within your organization all year long
Opportunity to coach/vet future Fall coaches
Provides off-season conditioning
Schedule allows kids to play current Spring sport along with Flex
Inclusion of NFL style soft-shell gear keeps kids acclimated to gear all year long
FLEX VS FLAG/7V7/TACKLE
Includes all positions
Includes pass rush/press coverage/run game
9v9 scheme allows coaches to run Fall offense/defense
Low impact, two-hand touch format
No off-season contact to the head
No 4 second play clock so players play to the whistle
SEASON REGISTRATION INFORMATION
Practices start week of March 17th. Practice will be twice a week (TBD on days / times).
Games are Friday nights or Sunday afternoon.
Price is $125 (includes Jersey) plus equipment (bought through Flex approved vendor for $110 or rented for $40 - with a $70 refundable deposit).
Games start after Easter, no games on Mother's day weekend, and end with a championship game June 5th.
Teams separated by current grade. We'll combine as needed to create teams as needed.