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Flag Football

As it continues to grow in popularity, Yorkville is proud to offer the largest flag football program in NYC, serving over 2,000 children each year in grades K through 12. In addition to our NFL Flag-affiliated rec-league, we also offer weekday clinics and elite travel Flag Football teams for various ages. Lastly, we also host three exciting tournaments each year โ€“ sign up your team for the Turkey Bowl, Shamrock Showdown, or Summer Kickoff Classic!

See below for all that Yorkville Flag Football has to offer!ย 

When - Saturday, November 18

Where - Randall's Island

Cost - $495 / team fee

Yorkville Eagles Travel Flag Football

Yorkville is proud to presentย the next level of flag football.

Both Boys and Girls aged 9-17 (as of 1/1/2023), are eligible to try out for Yorkville's Flag Football Tournament Teams. These will be highly competitive teams playing in age-appropriate divisions, and players will be selected based on their performance, level of commitment, and positive attitude during tryouts.

All teams will play in local tournaments that are within 3 hours driving distance from NYC. ย Additionally, teams will participate in the annual Regional Tournament sponsored by the NFL. Regional Tournament winners may qualify to play in the National Championships at the Pro Bowl. ย Lastly, teams may qualify to play in the Tournament of Champions at MetLife Stadium!


The 'U' stands for 'Under' - example '10U' means 10 and under. Birthdate is calculated using 1/1/2023 as the starting age. If your child was 10 or under on 1/1/2023, they are eligible to play in that division. There will be no exceptions to this age rule.


For more information please contact jesse@yyaa.org

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Coach Jonathan Valdez is a former football player who helps lead Yorkville's Flag Football program.ย  Jonathan was born and raised in Corpus Christi, TX and grew up playing football and baseball all his life into his college years.ย  He has spent the past 10 years being a referee of multiple sports in the NYC area and is currently one of Yorkville's football supervisors.ย  He is also the head coach for one of Yorkville's 12U Flag Football travel teams. Coach Jonathan instructs young football players on the fundamentals of the game and teaches speed, agility, discipline, and overall sportsmanship.ย  "Don't be fancy, be good."