Registration

Online. You can register online via credit card by clicking Register Now at the top left hand corner of this page.

Mail-Fax (Cincinnati, Dayton and Columbus). Print and complete the Registration Form prior to the deadline. Mail the completed form with payment (check or money order) to the address listed below:

Flag Football Fanatics
PO Box 1443
Hilliard, OH 43026

Fax: 513-766-7971

Make checks payable to Flag Football Fanatics

$55 – $155 pending division, time of registration and location of play.

8-week flag football season, Jersey, flag belt, an award or trophy (pending location), interactive website (videos + pictures updated weekly), organized league play, and a ton of FUN!

It is MANDATORY that every child:
– Wears a mouth piece every time they step onto the field
– Wears shorts or pants without pockets
– We recommend every child wear cleats (molded cleats only)

Yes. We supply jerseys and flag belts.

YES! When you register you will have the option to name a coach, friend, or sibling that you would like to have your child play for or with. Siblings in the same age division will always be placed on the same team when requested.

**Requests are considered, but NOT GUARANTEED**

Divisions: Children will be placed in their respective age group according to their current Grade Level. If you would like your child to ‘Play Up’ please email us after you have completed registration with your child’s name, location of play, and age division you would like he/she to play in.

**We strongly recommend advanced (5) year olds to play in our K-1st Division**

Micro/PreK: Pre-Kindergarten / Daycare = This will be strictly instructional, score will not be kept
Minis: Grades K-1st = every child plays half the game and receives (1) touch
Juniors: Grades 2-3rd = every child plays half the game and receives (1) touch
Seniors: Grades 4-5th = every child plays half the game
Varsity: Grades 6-8th = every child plays half the game

**Grade Divisions are subject to change pending Enrollment**

PreK Division = 4-7 players per team.
K-8th Divisions = 7-10 player per team.

Players will register individually and will be placed on a team with other children who register as individuals. Teams will be formed in this order: first come, first serve basis, by age, and by school.

Full teams cannot register together. However, coaches can have kids register as individuals and request them as their coach. We are able to satisfy these requests a majority of the time. However, these requests are NOT GUARANTEED, as we are not always able to accommodate them.

**The earlier you register, the easier it is for us to fulfill your request**

Yes, your child will play every game at the same location throughout the season with the only exception being Bowl Week (which may be played at a special location). If your Bowl Game is played at a special location, there may be a $5 admission charge for all spectators–Coaches + Players will enter free of charge.

Yes. Each additional child will receive $5 off his/her registration.

Yes. We have approved over 700 children to play at a reduced rate since our inception. If you would like to apply please email: info@PlayFanatics.com Attn: Scholarship

 

If you attempt to register after the deadline or for a league that is full, you will be placed on a Wait List. Meaning, if a spot comes available you will be contacted and moved from the Wait List to an active participant.

*Children whom have parents that wish to be a HEAD Coach will get moved to the top of the Wait List*

Refunds will not be issued for ANY REASON. In rare occasions we may issue a credit towards a future season, however, REFUNDS WILL NOT BE ISSUED. *Refunds will not be issued if your Teammate or Coach request is not fulfilled.*

Registration will be on a team basis. Prices typically range from $145 - $350 (pending division). You must play with your current season's roster. There is no adding of players or combining of rosters.

A parent or coach will be responsible to register the entire team. There are no refunds for this event.

Parents/Coaches

Divisions: Children will be placed in their respective age group according to their current Grade Level. If you would like your child to ‘Play Up’ please email us after you have completed registration with your child’s name, location of play, and age division you would like he/she to play in.

**We strongly recommend advanced (5) year olds to play in our K-1st Division**

Micro/PreK: Pre-Kindergarten / Daycare = This will be strictly instructional, score will not be kept
Minis: Grades K-1st = every child plays half the game and receives (1) touch
Juniors: Grades 2-3rd = every child plays half the game and receives (1) touch
Seniors: Grades 4-5th = every child plays half the game
Varsity: Grades 6-8th = every child plays half the game

**Grade Divisions are subject to change pending Enrollment**

YES! When you register you will have the option to name a coach, friend, or sibling that you would like to have your child play for or with. Siblings in the same age division will always be placed on the same team when requested.

**Requests are considered, but NOT GUARANTEED**

It is MANDATORY that every child:
– Wears a mouth piece every time they step onto the field
– Wears shorts or pants without pockets
– We recommend every child wear cleats (molded cleats only)

It is MANDATORY that every child:

– Wears a mouth piece every time they step onto the field
– Wears shorts or pants without pockets
– We recommend every child wear cleats (molded cleats only)

Coaches typically contact their players about 1 week prior to the Meet and Greet day.

Practices will start on your Meet & Greet Day

Practices are typically held prior to your game. If it is convenient with the parents, coaches will practice once throughout the week. Time and location will be determined by the coach in conjuction with the parents. Attendance for weekday practice is optional. Every player will play half the game regardless of practice attendance.

Please identify with your Meet and Greet Time based on team name.

Saturday Leagues Sunday Leagues
A) PreK = 10:00am A) PreK = 1:00pm
B) Mini = 10:30am B) Mini = 1:45pm
C) Junior  = 11:15am C) Junior  = 2:30pm
D) Senior & E) Varsity = 12:00pm D) Senior & E) Varsity = 3:15pm
Referee Meeting = 12:15pm Referee Meeting : 3:30pm


Did you order a mouth guard, football, eye black or extra flag belt?

Please see your site director after meeting with your team

Will my team practice?
Most teams will practice on Meet & Greet Day. This day is specifically designed to give you a chance to meet your child's coach and receive their equipment.

Rules are in place to promote equal playing time for all children regardless of experience or skill-set. Each child will play at least half the game.

*These are "typical" game times. Game times can change pending enrollment.

Saturday Start Times Sunday Start Times
PreK = 9am - 10am PreK = 1pm -2pm
Mini = 9am - 11am Mini = 1pm - 3pm
Junior = 10am - 12pm Junior = 2pm - 4pm
Senior & Varsity = 11am - 1pm Senior = 3pm - 5pm

In the rare event that the weather causes us to postpone a game, we will post the cancellation on our website and send an email.

Contact Us if you have selected the wrong location or would like to transfer, and we can assist in the transfer.

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Central Ohio: 614-437-5252
Dayton Area: 937-310-2345
Cincinnati Area: 513-878-0303
Kentucky Area: 859-449-3456
Fax: 513-766-7971

Columbus, Cincinnati or Dayton Email: info@FlagFootballFanatics.com

Or go to our Contact Us page to email us directly from this website!

Coaches

Click Here for information about becoming a coach

There are 2 options:

1. Click Here for the online application form
2. Complete the form when registering your child for flag football

PreK Division = 4-7 players per team.
K-8th Divisions = 7-10 player per team.

Full teams cannot register together. However, coaches can have kids register as individuals and request them as their coach. We are able to satisfy these requests a majority of the time. However, these requests are NOT GUARANTEED, as we are not always able to accommodate them.

**The earlier you register, the easier it is for us to fulfill your request**

Players will register individually and will be placed on a team with other children who register as individuals. Teams will be formed in this order: first come, first serve basis, by age, and by school.

In the rare event that the weather causes us to postpone a game, we will post the cancellation on our website and send an email.

Game Play and Practice

*These are "typical" game times. Game times can change pending enrollment.

Saturday Start Times* Sunday Start Times*
PreK = 9am - 10am PreK = 1pm -2pm
Mini = 9am - 11am Mini = 1pm - 3pm
Junior = 10am - 12pm Junior = 2pm - 4pm
Senior & Varsity = 11am - 1pm Senior = 3pm - 5pm

Practices are typically held prior to your game. If it is convenient with the parents, coaches will practice once throughout the week. Time and location will be determined by the coach in conjuction with the parents. Attendance for weekday practice is optional. Every player will play half the game regardless of practice attendance.

Rules are in place to promote equal playing time for all children regardless of experience or skill-set. Each child will play at least half the game.

PreK, Mini and Junior – Play with a ball that is inflatable to 6-7lbs Click Here
Senior and Varsity – Play with a ball that is inflatable to 7-9lbs Click Here
*Balls can be purchased from our Website Store* Click Here

If you have 6 or more teams in your division, we will schedule the last few games of the season weekly. You will play during the same time block throughout the season (Exception: Bowl Week).

Every team will play in a Bowl game for their final game. Typically, these games are played at local High School. Teams will be matched up with other teams based on similar records. Varsity & Senior Divisions are subject to start at 9am on Bowl Week.

Click Here for more information regarding Bowl games.

Yes, your child will play every game at the same location throughout the season with the only exception being Bowl Week (which may be played at a special location). If your Bowl Game is played at a special location, there may be a $5 admission charge for all spectators–Coaches + Players will enter free of charge.

In the rare event that the weather causes us to postpone a game, we will post the cancellation on our website and send an email.

Referees and Rules

Click Here for the application, expectations, and the scheduling policy

PlayFanatics Policies and Agreements

IN CONSIDERATION OF my minor child/ward (“my child’), being allowed to participate in any way with Flag Football Fanatics, Ohio Youth Connection, Play Fanatics program, related events and activities, the undersigned acknowledges, appreciates, and agrees that:

1. The risk of injury to my child from the activities involved in these programs is significant, including the potential for permanent disability and death, and while particular rules, equipment, and personal discipline may reduce this risk, the risk of serious injury does exist; and,
2. FOR MYSELF, SPOUSE, AND CHILD, I KNOWINGLY AND FREELY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS, both known and unknown, EVEN IF ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASES or others, and assume full responsibility for my child’s participation; and,
3. I willingly agree to comply with the program’s stated and customary terms and conditions for participation. If I observe any unusual significant concern in my child’s readiness for participation and/or in the program itself, I will remove my child from the participation and bring such attention of the nearest official immediately; and,
4. I myself, my spouse, my child, and on behalf of my/our heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, HEREBY RELEASE THE other participants, sponsoring agencies, sponsors, advertisers, and if applicable, owners and lessors of premises used to conduct the event “Flag Football Fanatics, Ohio Youth Connection, Play Fanatics”, WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL INJURY, DISABILITY, DEATH, or loss or damage to person or property incident to my child’s involvement or participation in these programs, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE, to the fullest extent permitted by law.
5. I, for myself, my spouse, my child, and on behalf of my/our heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, HEREBY INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS all the above Releasees from any and all liabilities incident to my involvement or participation in these programs, EVEN IF ARISING FROM THEIR NEGLIGENCE, to the fullest extent permitted by law.

I HAVE READ THIS RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK AGREEMENT, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY CHECKING OFF ON ACKNOWLEDGEMENT,FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT.

I understand refunds will not be issued for ANY REASON. In rare occasions we may issue a credit towards a future program, however, REFUNDS WILL NOT BE ISSUED. *All programs canceled by Flag Football Fanatics / Play Fanatics, will be refunded minus any donation and processing fees. Flag Football Fanatics / Play Fanatics reserves the right to cancel / transfer any program based on insufficient enrollment.*

In the event we do not have enough participation at your desired location, we will reach out via call blast / email and offer your child to transfer to another location. If we do not hear back within 36 hours we will automatically transfer your child to the nearest location of play.

The only mandatory practice is prior to the game, on game days. Any additional practice scheduled by your coach is optional.

Grade Divisions are subject to change pending enrollment numbers.

I understand my child must have a Mouth Guard (and Pocket-less Shorts/Pants for flag football participants only) at every practice/game. Flag Football Fanatics / Play Fanatics is not responsible for any lost or damaged eye wear, gloves or equipment.

In the rare event that games are canceled, we’ll make every attempt to make up the missed games. Make Up Games are subject to be played on non-game days and/or outside of normal start times. If we are unable to Make Up Games we will issue a discount code to be used towards any future season. Refunds will not be issued for games not played.
PreK Games will not be rescheduled or made up.

I understand Refunds WILL NOT be issued if my Teammate or Coach Request is not fulfilled. Flag Football Fanatics / Play Fanatics makes every attempt to fulfill all teammate/coach requests. Sometimes approving 100% of them is not feasible.
We do not offer refunds if your teammate/coach requests are not fulfilled.

I understand- for both Saturday and Sunday flag football league registrants- the final game of the regular season will be played on the last SUNDAY of the season at a local High School/College. Games are subject to start at 8am and there is a gate fee for all spectators (coaches and players enter free).