Youth Tackle Football & Cheerleading

Our Program

BA5_0017_thumb.jpgThe Warner Robins Parks and Recreation Department offers an exciting football and cheerleading program for boys and girls ages  5 to 12. Our program provides an opportunity for youth to participate in a fun, organized and safe football and cheerleading environment. Emphasis is placed on having fun playing football and cheering while learning basic skills of the game.

Registration

Registration for the 2019 Youth Football and Cheerleading program will begin May 28th and end on July 12th. Registration will continue Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. the first week of registration, then Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. until leagues are filled. A birth certificate is required upon registration unless it is currently on file. The child's weight will be required at the time of registration for football.

Each child, for football, will be issued a helmet, a pair of shoulder pads, two pair pants (game day pair & practice pair)  and a football jersey. Participants must furnish their own Mouth Piece. Child will keep football jersey but all football equipment will be picked up after child's last game. Each child, for cheerleading, will be issued a cheerleading uniform and a set of pom-poms which they will keep.

For more information, call 478-319-9313. Registration will take place in our office at 800 Watson Boulevard from May 28 - May 31. Beginning June 3 - July 12 registration will be at Deloris Toliver Center located at 116 Wallace Drive. 

Cost

Registration fees are as follows:

Football
  • City Residents $90
  • County Residents $145
  • Non-County Residents $205
Cheerleading
  • City Residents $85
  • County Residents $110
  • Non-County Residents $125

Age Restrictions

The age control date is August 31st of the current year for all leagues. Please note there are no exceptions to the age control date.

Season

The Youth football and cheerleading recreation season runs September through mid-November. Practices will be held at fields located throughout the county. Games will be played at the football complex at Tanner Park.

Football Programs

6U - Weight Unlimited

This is a fundamental program. Eight man tackle football:

  • No score kept
  • No win/loss record
  • No kick off
  • No punting
  • Ball will be placed at mid-field
  • Offense will get five plays to score

8U - Weight Unlimited

One offense coach and one defense coach will be allowed on the field. Weight unlimited, with the exception that no player weighing over 100 lbs will be eligible to play any backfield position.

10U - Weight Unlimited

Weight unlimited, with the exception that no player weighing over 120 lbs will be eligible to play any backfield position

12U - Weight Unlimited

Weight unlimited, with the exception that no player weighing over 140 lbs will be eligible to play any backfield position. 

We will also have a FREE youth football camp June 10th - June 12th for kids ages 7-12. The camp will be held at Perkins Field and the deadline to register is June 3rd. Those wanting to participate may register 8:00am-5:00pm Monday through Friday at the Deloris Toliver Center at 116 Wallace Drive or online. Spots are limited to the first 60 kids. For more information you may also call 478-319-9313.