Wilbraham Parks & Recreation
Register Now

2021 Falcon Youth Football – Players Entering Grades 3-8 in Fall 2021 Register View Cart

Falcon Football is a program jointly sponsored by the Wilbraham Parks and Recreation Department and the Falcon Youth Football Association. We are excited to open registration for the 2021 season and look forward to working with your youth player. 



REGISTRATION INFORMATION
Step 1: Register online through Wilbraham Parks and Rec or mail-in.
Step 2: Complete the Falcon Youth Football Association packet (found below, under 'Additional Forms and Files'), and turn it in with all required deposit checks and forms to FYFA (these forms and checks will be collected at the equipment pick up date to be determined at a later date).
* The only alternative to online payment is to go through the online registration process, and at the end, click "Print A Registration Form" instead of "Check Out Online" . The printed form needs to be delivered to the Parks and Recreation office ASAP with a check, as your child will not be registered until payment is made*

Player registration is not complete until all paperwork, registration fees, and deposits are paid to Wilbraham Parks and Recreation AND the Falcon Youth Football Association.

Registration Fees and Dates:
Early Bird Registration: April 13 - May 31, $150
Registration: June 1–July 18, $175
Late Registration: July 19 – August 1, $175 + WRPD Late Fee

In addition to the registration payment, three deposit checks are required to be submitted with the packet at the FYFA Equipment Pick Up Events will be on WEDNESDAY, JULY 14 from 6-8pm & SUNDAY, JULY 18 from 2-4pm. Make check(s) payable to "Falcon Youth Football Association" (FYFA).
- A $75 equipment security deposit check (check only, no credit cards or cash accepted for this deposit). This deposit check will not be cashed unless equipment is not returned on the designated date and in good condition at the end of season.
- A $100 fundraising deposit check ($150 for multiple player families) to cover your FYFA fundraising commitment. This check will only be cashed if the family fails to sell their required tickets.
- A $125 volunteer deposit check to cover your FYFA volunteer commitment. This deposit check will not be cashed unless a family fails to complete their five (5) hour volunteer commitment during the course of the regular season.

Refund Policy: Football is an expensive sport to participate in, and like other activities and/or sports you or your child may partake in, there is the chance you may be unhappy with the WPRD, the coach, the program, etc. Unfortunately, once registration ends on July 18. THERE ARE NO REFUNDS NO MATTER THE CIRCUMSTANCE.

Please Note:
  • All players are required to pay a registration fee to the Wilbraham Parks and Recreation Department and deposits for equipment, fundraising and volunteering to the Falcon Youth Football Association as outlined below.
  • School Choice and non-Wilbraham residents: The FYFA will be paying your $25 non-resident fee.
  • For new players registering after May 31, we will honor the early bird rate through July 18. To receive the early bird rate please call WPRD at 413-596-2816 (M-F 8:30 – 4:30) before registering online.
  • Scholarships may be available, please contact fyfafootball@gmail.com for more information.
  • All players must be registered prior to August 2.
  • On the registration form, you will be required to list three parent/guardian/emergency contacts for each player. They will be contacted in case of emergency and for all FYFA related business. For emergencies, we will contact the parent in order as you have provided them.

Equipment:
Provided by FYFA: The following are provided and issued by FYFA for use of the participant. Items with an *, indicate items the participant will keep, all other items are to be returned to FYFA

Shoulder Pads
Helmet & Chin Strap
Game Jersey
Game Pants
*Mouth Guard
*New Players – Practice Jersey

Player Responsibility: These items must be purchased by the parent/guardian, they are required for the participant.

Football Pants for Practice (group ordering will be available)
Football shoes, molded, non-metal and non-removable cleats
Athletic supporter and cup
Game Socks (Black)
Replacement Practice Jersey (group ordering will be available)

Key Dates:
  • Wednesday, July 14, 2021 from 6-8 pm – Equipment Pick Up Event at the Spec Pond Concession Stand
  • Sunday, July 18, 2021 from 2-4 pm – Equipment Pick Up Event at the Spec Pond Concession Stand
  • August 2, 2021 – Practice Begins (practice is held 3 -5 times per week at the discretion of the coach)
  • August 12, 2021 – Weigh-In at Greenwood Center located at 231 Maple Rd. in Longmeadow (Times TBD) If a player misses SAFL weigh-ins he will play as an “over” player (lineman).
  • September 2021 – Games start Labor Day Weekend and Playoffs run into mid-November. (Generally, JV games are on Saturday and Varsity games are on Saturday/Sunday)

Register Activity Ages Grades Days Date/Time Fees
 
   Log In to Register
View Registration Eligibility
Football, Pee-Wee - entering Grades 3-4 in the fall 
N/A  2 - 3   

Spec Pond Recreational Complex
$175.00 Res, $175.00 Non-Res
 
   Log In to Register
View Registration Eligibility
Football, Junior - entering Grades 5-6 in the fall 
N/A  4 - 5   

Spec Pond Recreational Complex
$175.00 Res, $175.00 Non-Res
 
   Log In to Register
View Registration Eligibility
Football, Senior - entering Grades 7-8 in the fall 
N/A  6 - 7   

Spec Pond Recreational Complex
$175.00 Res, $175.00 Non-Res
* Adjustments and discounts will be applied during checkout if applicable. *

 Return to Programs    View All Activities


Share This Page: