This program is for both boys & girls in grades 3rd-12th. The season starts in mid September and ends in late October. NFL Flag is a 5 on 5 league focused on passing, it is designed to help kids develop football related skills without blocking or contact. Teams play on a shorter field with a set of rules designed by the NFL. Teams will be formed by grade divisions 3/4th, 5/6th, 7/8th, and 9-12th or by individual grades if registration numbers allow. Practices will take place on weekdays at Linus Pauling, Cheldelin MS/Williams Field and some elementary schools, days and times are set by each coach. You can expect up to 3 activity days per week (practices & games). Games will be played on weeknights and a select Saturdays. All players will receive a reversible NFL style jersey that they keep as part of the registration fee as well as a Free USA Football membership. Flags and balls are provided. We encourage all players to wear cleats and shorts/sweats depending on weather conditions. Teams will play in Corvallis and in the Valley League against Lebanon, Sweet Home in certain Divisions.