Tag Archives: Football Canada

Praise Worthy

Teachers, players, parents and coaches have nominated youth football coaches for the 2014 NFL Youth Coach of the Year award (submission deadline is November 17, 2014). These coaches have … Continue reading

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Recognize a Coach

The National Football league today launched its annual search for coaches who have positively impacted young Canadians. (en francais au-dessous) The NFL Youth Coach of the Year award, now … Continue reading

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Focus on Safety

The 2014 Football Canada National Coaches Convention on July 11 in Saskatoon will conclude with a Safety Panel to share information and address coaches, parents and players questions. Delegates … Continue reading

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Taking the lead

Protecting players in ‘defenseless postures’ has become the focus of Football Canada’s Amateur Tackle Football Rule Book. Football Canada defenseless postures are defined as: – Player in the act … Continue reading

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Quarterbacking Team Canada

Football Canada has announced its 45-man roster for the 2014 International Federation of American Football (IFAF) U-19 World Championship in Kuwait. Prior to the July 5-17 World Championship in … Continue reading

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Rubber Match

With the overall series tied at 1, Canada and Team USA will renew their U19 rivalry at the University of Texas-Arlington’s Maverick Stadium on February 7-8. The match allows … Continue reading

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Olympic Dreams

Six-a-side football is gaining momentum in Canada, and has caught the eye of the International Olympic Committee. The International Federation of American Football (IFAF) was given provisional recognition by … Continue reading

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Top 50 Teams

Eight provinces are represented in a season-ending ranking of the top fifty high school football teams in Canada. With more than 400 teams playing in top tier secondary school … Continue reading

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Playing for Canada

Forty of Canada’s best young football players will be taking on Team USA in Texas. The players, announced by Football Canada, will represent Canada at the 2014 International Bowl … Continue reading

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Halifax Coach receives NFL Honour

NFL Youth Coach of the Year Quentin Tynes – a tireless volunteer – has earned thousands of dollars worth of new equipment and bursaries for minor football in North … Continue reading

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