Website Manager

Boys & Girls Club of Watertown

You Are Here : Registration Info > Available Programs

Registration Listing

2021 5th/6th TackleBar Football League

The Boys & Girls Club of Watertown, TackleBar Football League is available for boys and girls who will be enrolled in 5th or 6th grade for the 2021-22 school year. This league will teach them the fundamentals of passing, throwing, running, blocking, and tackling in the sport of Football. The TackleBar Football League will use the TackleBar harness system during practice and games to teach players how to safely, and properly tackle. The TackleBar harness will eliminate taking players to the ground after contact.

Players will also begin to learn basic football schemes on offense and defense, such as formations that they will be coached on when they move into middle school football. Players will be encouraged and taught every position that is in the game of football through practice and playing games against other opponents in the program.

This league is a competitive league format, meaning teams will compete at the conclusion of the league in a tournament-style format. Rules of Play and a Code of Conduct will be presented to all players, coaches, and parents at equipment check out. This program will begin Thursday, August 5th at 5:00 pm. This will be the first day of practice and held at Mount Hope Field.

Practices will be held every Tuesday & Thursday @ 5 pm when the season begins, and games will be played every Thursday @ 5 pm, with the first game being played on Thursday, August 19th. A Championship Tournament will be played on Saturday, Oct 2nd. This tournament will be seeded based on the teams league record.

Equipment Check-out dates will be, July 13th & 14th @ 5:30 pm. This will be at the Boys & Girls Club. Equipment will consist of a helmet, and shoulder pads that will be supplied by the Club with a deposit of $100. The deposit will be returned at the end of the season. Deposits will be collected at the time of equipment check out. Football pants will not be provided this year.

Additional equipment needed will be athletic pants or shorts, a mouth guard, and athletic shoes. Cleats can be worn, but metal spikes are not allowed. A jersey will also be given to players once teams have been formed.

All players will be expected to attend the Combine Day, July 15th @ 5 pm. This event will be held at Mount Hope Fields and will be a skills and drills type event that will include running, throwing, and agility testing. All parents interested in volunteer coaching will be asked to help out at this event.

Teams will be determined by the Youth Football Manager and Boys & Girls Club staff. No special requests will be accepted.

Please note that the status of our youth football program can change at any time given the circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the direction of the Watertown School District. Please look for additional announcements.

2021 5th/6th TackleBar Football League

Registration closes on 07/20/2021 at 06:00 PM
Season Dates: 08/05/2021 to 10/02/2021
$110.00

2021 3rd/4th Grade Flag Football

The Boys & Girls Club 3rd/4th Grade Flag Football program is open to girls and boys going into 3rd or 4th grade for the 2021 -2022 school year. This program is designed to teach youth the basic fundamentals of football in a fun and energetic format. This program focuses on teamwork, and motor skill building of our participants through fun, non-competitive games. Each player will get a chance to learn the role of 3 positions; Quarterback, Running Back, and Wide Receiver. Each role is a very important role for a football team, and every player will get to play each position multiple times throughout this program. This program will begin Thursday, September 2nd. Games will be played Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:30 pm at Allen Mitchell Field. This program is scheduled to last 5- 6 weeks. 

No extra equipment is required for this program, but players must wear athlete-style clothing such as gym shorts or pants, and each player will get a jersey with their team name and logo. It is recommended that players do wear a mouthguard during games.

Please note that the status of our youth football program can change at any time given the circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the direction of the Watertown School District. Please look for additional announcements.

3rd & 4th Grade Flag Football 2021

Registration closes on 08/23/2021 at 06:00 PM
Season Dates: 09/02/2021 to 10/05/2021
$45.00
Copyright © 2021 Boys and Girls Club of Watertown
Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Use |  License Agreement |  Children's Privacy Policy  Log In