Tackle Football Ages 5 to 12
The City of Atlanta’s Football Program is designed for youth ages 5 -12. Through this program the fundamentals of football, value of team sports, and development of healthy habits are cultivated. We also educate our young athletes about accountability, discipline, and hard work which will help them achieve long term success. We invite you to visit your neighborhood recreation center to discover more.
RegistrationRegistration Begins: May 6, 201
Official Practice Begins (July 2, 2019): Click here to find the list of Recreation Centers
Season Start Date: August 24, 2019
City of Atlanta Residents | $75.00 per person
Non-Residents | $150.00 per person
Note: Registration includes helmet, shoulder pads, and game uniform rental. Parents are responsible for practice attire (jersey, pants with pads, mouth guard, and cleats). Players original birth certificate, state issued ID, or current passport is required for participation.
Volunteer Football Coaches needed
The City of Atlanta relies heavily on volunteer coaches to coach our kids and are always seeking dedicated volunteer football coaches. Football experience is encouraged but not required. All volunteer coaches must be able to pass a criminal background check and attain a coaching certification through The National Alliance for Youth Sports (www.NAYS.org).
City of Atlanta
Office of Recreation
Central Park Recreation Center
400 Merritts Ave, NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30308