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“Our mission is to set the highest standard in youth sports for our communities, empowering each child in our program to become the best athlete, teammate, and person on and off the field. We take a hands-on approach in providing a fun and safe environment for every family, with the goal of creating memories that last a lifetime.”

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Resources

Calling all Coaches!

Ready to take your game to the next level? Join us for a $15 Certification Clinic where you will earn the title of “Gridiron Elite Certified Coach” – (plus a cool hat!) Instruction by NFA Pro Staff Coaches, a nationally acclaimed organization with over 30 years coaching the best in the game.

Great Coaches Change Lives

Are you ready to build your team out on the Gridiron this season? Our Youth Football leagues are powered by a community of great volunteer coaches. In 2022, Gridiron is more focused than ever on empowering coaches to grow with the game. Gridiron Football provides you with the tools, training, and resources to ensure your success and a great experience coaching.

How do I Get Involved?

You can sign up to Coach through your local Gridiron football league while registering your player(s) for a season. The information you submit during registration is also submitted for a background check as a required part of the process. As a coach, your league operator is the best point of Contact to stay informed about league news and upcoming seasons.

To get started, visit our League Finder and select your location:

Leaders are made, they are not born. They are made by hard effort, which is the price which all of us must pay to achieve any goal that is worthwhile.

—Vince Lombardi, Head Coach Green Bay Packers (1959-67), Washington Football Team (1969)

Coach's Video Training Library

Professional resources for coaches to take their game to the next level.

Whether you have been coaching for many years or are looking forward to your first season with a blank playbook, our resource library was created by professionals to take your confidence in the game to the next level. The Gridiron X NFA video library primes coaches on topics including gameplay, rules, strategy, mechanics, and leadership.

Series 01: Gameplay + Rules

1.1 Rules of Play: Offense
1.2 Rules of Play: Defense
1.3 Formations
1.4 Reading the Safety Blitz

Series 02: Gameplay + Strategy

2.1 Playbook: Curl Right
2.2 Playbook: Flood Left
2.3 Playbook: Levels Right
2.4 Playbook: Slant Wheel

Series 03: Leadership Podcast

3.1 Coaching Youth Football
3.2 Coaching Parents
3.3 Coaching Sons, Practices, Players

Series 04: Mechanics

4.1 Stance/Exchange
4.2 Handoffs
4.3 QB Drops

Coach's Documents Library

Coming Soon

Whether you have been coaching for many years or are looking forward to your first season with a blank playbook, our resource library was created by professionals to take your confidence in the game to the next level. The Gridiron X NFA video library primes coaches on topics including gameplay, rules, strategy, mechanics, and leadership.

Leadership is a matter of having people look at you and gain confidence… If you’re in control, they’re in control.

—Tom Landry, Head Coach Dallas Cowboys (1960-88)

If you want to win, do the ordinary things better than anyone else does them day in and day out.

—Chuck Noll, Head Coach Pittsburgh Steelers (1969-91)

GAMEDAY PROMISE

Our commitment to parents, players and coaches is to provide the best game day experience possible, focused on creating safe and fun youth football events for all. We take this commitment to heart on and off the field, and it is manifest every game day. From game play on the field to service and support by our dedicated game day staff and operations team — we place customer experience first.

The Gridiron Game Day Promise means you can rely on us to provide a consistently exceptional experience no matter what game style you play or where you play it.