Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What age groups can sign up?
A: We have 4 divisions for play. For 2023 we have the following (with cost):
Q: What do I need to coach
A: In order to coach there are a few things that are required before you can step on the field.
Q: When Does The Season Start/End?
A: We are permitted to start conditioning camp in July, with full gear tackle practises starting in August. The season usually ends in mid-November (pending playoff performance). The Mites usually start mid-August and the season runs until the end of October.
Q: What is the Schedule like?
A: For 2023, Mites practice from 6:00-7:30pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays. During August there will also be practices on Saturdays from 12:00-1:30pm. Atoms follow a similar schedule however their practices may be 2 hours. Bantam and Peewee Practice from 6:00-8:00pm on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, with a 10:00-12:00 practice on Saturdays in August. Games may start Labour Day weekend and take the place of a weekend practise. The game schedule is put together by Football Nova Scotia, and once it is received it is shared with the parents/players.
Q: What equipment do I need?
A: Most of the equipment is covered with your registration. You will require your own cleats and a properly fitted mouth guard. The rest of your equipment will require you to give us a postdated cheque for $500.00. This cheque is not cashed this year. Once the season is over and you return the gear, we will return back the deposit cheque. If gear is not returned, the cheque will be cashed the following calendar year.
Q: How do you handle communication within the organization?
A: Once your child is registered with the organization, you will soon receive an email to join TeamLinkt. TeamLinkt is a tool we use to keep track of teams schedules, rosters, statistics and messages. You can either download the app for your phone or use a website to access.
If you have any other questions feel free to reach out to President John Strowbridge - email@example.com or Registrar Lindsay Hill - firstname.lastname@example.org