NCFFL- gr. 2-9

New Canaan Flag Football League - Fall 2021

Registration begins July 1

Sponsored by the New Canaan Recreation Department, the Fall Flag Football League for boys and girls grades 2-9 will have information announced on the program website  
The exciting sport of Flag Football returns to New Canaan and will begin its 17th season this fall. The NCFFL follows the rules and guidelines set by the National Football League and will have seven grade-restricted leagues open to New Canaan residents: grade 2 Boys, grades 3-4 Boys; grades 5-6 Boys; grades 7-9 co-ed, grades 2-4 Girls and grades 5-7 Girls, grades 7-9 co-ed.  

Players will be assigned to a team with volunteer coaches and practice once a week, including a round-robin schedule of games played on Saturdays beginning on September 11th.  Official NFL Flag team jerseys will be handed out along with flag belts; participants must have a mouthguard.  All participants must go through a pre-season skills evaluation to assist with the league team assignments.  This evaluation will be included in a special 3-day skills camp that is included in your registration for the Fall Flag Football League. The camp will be held Monday-Wednesday, August 16-18 at Waveny Park Gurf Fields.
Grades 2-4 Boys 8:30-10:00 am
Grades 2-7 Girls 8:30-10:00 am
Grades 5-9 Boys 10:30 am-12:00 pm

The program registration will begin on July 1st online or at the New Canaan Recreation Department Office for a fee of $235 per player.  Registration will continue until a deadline of August 13.  Registration forms are available at the New Canaan Recreation Department and online at 

NCFFL League Important Dates
Registration ($235) July 1- August 13 (deadline)

Flag Football Camp August 16-18 - see above -Waveny
Coaches Meeting & rosters announced Thursday, August 26, 7pm Waveny House
Practices begin Friday, August 27
League games begin Saturday, September 11

Refund Policy Recreation Programs and Permits- Refunds will be processed through the same form of original payment, except cash refunds will be processed by check.  No pro-rated partial refunds.  Recreation Programs- for all programs other than Day Camp and B/ASF classes, a full refund is given if withdrawal notification is received up to 7 days prior to the program start with return of unused t-shirt, less administrative fee of $5.00.  Day Camps-full refund given if withdrawal notification is received up to ten days prior to the session start, less administrative fee of $5.00.  B/ASF classes- $5 fee assessed if parent notification to the Recreation Department occurs up to 7 days before the start of the class.  $25 fee assessed if notification occurs within 7 days before the start of the class.  No refunds will be issued after the class starts.  Facility Permits- no refunds on permits for Pool, Kiwanis, Tennis, Paddle.