Registration is Open for City of Sparks’ NFL Flag Football Program
Sparks, NV – Although the heat of the summer is still going strong, fall is just around the corner and with it comes the football season. Children and teens ages 6 to 14, can join the fun by taking part in the City of Sparks’ annual NFL Flag Football Program sponsored by the National Football League. Registration is open through August 30 for this non-contact recreational league held on Mondays and Wednesdays, September 5 to November 17.
During the six-week program, participants will learn the fundamental skills of passing, receiving, running, defense and teamwork while meeting new friends and having fun. One hour games and practices are scheduled between 5:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. and take place at Sparks Middle School and Shadow Mountain Sports Complex fields.
The cost to participate in the NFL Flag Football program is $84 ($70 for residents of Sparks). The fee includes a reversible NFL jersey and one memory mate photo. Space is limited. Register online at www.sparksrec.com or call (775) 353-2376.
Scholarship assistance is available for youth who cannot otherwise participate due to financial limitations.
Volunteer coaches are needed. To learn more about becoming a coach, email firstname.lastname@example.org.