Novice Football | Edmonton Eskimos
Novice Football

The Edmonton Eskimos and Football Alberta have partnered to bring entry-level flag football to kids ages 6-8. Current Eskimo players guest coach with players from the University of Alberta Golden Bears to help teach kids this exciting game. No experience is needed. Boys and girls are welcome on an equal basis.

League Details

  • the season runs from first weekend after Labour Day to the first weekend in November
  • weekly practice/game sessions usually occur on Saturdays for 90 minutes.
  • players are evaluated on the first day and placed on teams according to ability
  • kids are placed in one of two divisions based on ability levels
  • all teams are named after current CFL teams
  • five-on-five play

How to Register

Registration for the 2014 season is now open.  Go to to register. Registrations will be accepted on a first come first served basis. A waiting list will be created once the120 capacity is reached. Registration fees are $150 per player.

For more information, contact:

Tim Enger
Technical Director, Football Alberta
(780) 427-8108 or (780) 905-7822