It is 7 on 7 co-ed (boys and girls) Competitive flag football fairly split into separate divisions. The first division will be 1st&2nd 3rd&4th, and 5th and 6th grades.Based of August 2017, so if your child is in 3rd grade now they would be playing with 3-4th.
Eastern Iowa Flag Football League is powered through NFL Flag. It is not through any school or organization its it own entity. We are located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa however you do not have to live here to be part of the league.
This league was started to teach kids different aspects of the game other than running the ball. Your child will be taught to throw, pass , catch, defensive coverage's and most importantly teamwork and sportsmanship.
There will be an 8 game regular season and the total wins and losses will determine the team's seed for the Playoffs all teams make the playoffs. The Playoffs will be tournament style single elimination. The final two teams of each division will compete in their own Superbowl. The winning teams of each division's Superbowl will receive a trophy and individual Superbowl Rings.
All games will be held at Lower Kingston behind the ice arena on Saturdays from morning to afternoon. Practice times and schedule will be based on the coaches as they are volunteers. Practices will be held at different Cedar Rapids Public Schools based on the high school you select your child will be attending.
The sign up fee is $75 per new $50 for returning players which includes a reversible jersey for home and away games and NFL socks, as well as custom names and numbers on the back of the jerseys.Team registration is $600 for 12 players we would provide all practice equipment, location if needed and jerseys and socks as well. Insurance is provided to all players at NO EXTRA COST.