Please register below on the green button to create an account with San Jose PAL once your registration is complete you will be contacted regarding the placement of your child on a team in January 2020. NO REFUNDS will be made unless a child cannot be placed on a team. Full payment is required at the time of registration.
Welcome to the San Jose Police Activities League Flag Football Program. The San Jose Police activities league is sponsoring this local community flag football program to allow every boy and girl a chance to play in an organized, non-contact football league based on age and class level team.
Our Flag Football program is meant to introduce the fundamentals of football, introduced in a true non-contact but competitive environment that allows all the players to grow and improve as they move through the programs. As the program participants move up through the programs, the level of and intensity go up proportionally, particularly at the older ages. It is also more than just a football recreational program. The stated objectives of the program are to inspire all youth to practice good sportsmanship, teamwork, and scholarship in addition to teaching them the fundamentals of football in an adult-supervised safety-oriented environment. We feel that if competition and our objectives are kept in their proper perspective. Flag football is an ideal medium through which we cant teach each youth responsibility, self-discipline, and respect. Our goal is to develop our youth into responsible and mature citizens for tomorrow.
The game format for our league is 5-on-5 Flag Football. In the event that only four players are present for a given team, they shall be allowed to play with four players. In the situation, if the team with four players loses another player to injury, they will be forced to Forfeit said game.
The opposing team shall still be allowed the option to play with five players.
The score of a forfeited game shall be 7-0.
-The League provides each player with:
* An official flag football jersey
* Game Shorts
* A protective mouthguard
* A flag-belt
- The league allows each player to have or wear the following items:
* Players must wear shoes. Football cleats are encouraged; however, cleats with exposed metal are not allowed and must be removed. Cleats must be rubber or plastic on the bottom.
* Players may tape their forearms, hands, and fingers. Players wear gloves, elbow pads, and kneepads. Braces with exposed metals are not allowed.
* Players must remove all hats, watches, earrings and any other jewelry that the officials deem hazardous.
* Mouthpieces are recommended but not required.
A game is consists of two halves, each to be 18 minutes in duration, separated by a four-minute halftime period. The game clock runs continually, except:
Registration is for the following season: Winter Season
Team announced 1/10
First Practice 1/18
First Game 2/1
League Tournament March 7th
Practice and games will be on Saturdays.
2 games per week and a 1-day playoff schedule for March 7 that will be a round-robin style tournament based on current league standings.
Base Cost: $130.00
Open to: Boys & Girls
born between: 08/01/2004 and 08/01/2014