The FLA Flag Nationals is brought to you by a team of successful and experienced football professionals and sports event managers.
What is the FFN?
*An opportunity for individual boys and girls from all football backgrounds (Flag, Tackle, Both) to showcase their talents in statewide competition
*Teams are formed in metro regions from tryouts.
*Selected individuals are placed on a metro team and then assigned a coaching staff that will teach skills valued by high school coaches.
*Teams then compete in the inaugural FFN event on February 5-6 in Palm Coast.
*The FFN will start in state and move to a national format the following year.
Who is FFN for?
*Boys in grades 3 thru 8 in the 2021-2022 school year
*Girls in grades 8-12 in the 2021-2022 school year
Who are the coaches and directors? Key Staff/Coaches | FLA Flag Nationals
*Boys – Coaches hail from the high school coaching ranks, giving grade 3 thru 8 boys the chance to be coached by the next level
*Girls – Current high school coaches who coach either boys tackle and/or girls flag make up the majority of our coaches. College recruiting assistance will be made available to participants.
*Our directors consist of current high school coaches and a sports management team with decades of experience in running youth sports events both in the state and beyond.
*Participants will have the opportunity to be considered for our national program to be rolled out in 2022-2023.
Tryout/Practice/Event Dates-Details Phase I
January 8 – Orlando at Lake Mary High School
January 9 – Jacksonville Bolles School – Upper School Campus