Looking to participate in a sport that requires skill, strength, strategic thinking and the desire to play as part of a team? Whatever level you play at, football can enhance your life, improving fitness, strength, and coordination.
Whether you are looking to play in our flag football league or play in our tackle football league, you'll find our organization to be a great place to learn new skills and meet new friends.
Richmond Junior Football and Cheer is a non-profit organization dedicated to fostering relationships within our community. Using football and cheer as an avenue to help shape and mold our youth, in all aspects of their lives. We belong to the Northwest Junior Football League (NJFL), one of the top leagues in the greater Northwest. Our target age group is 7-14. Our mission is to build confidence; while teaching them the fundamentals , knowledge, and discipline it takes to be successful on and off the field. This is done in a safe and welcoming environment.
Take a moment to review our FAQ's to help you become more familiarized with our program.
1. Family atmosphere, we want your family and children to know we care about them!
2. Every league game will have University of Washington and/or Seattle Children's athletic trainers ONSITE, trained in medical and concussion protocols.
3. No "bound base" regulations, friends can play with friends.
4. We have been around for over SIXTY years.
5. All PNFOA officials, same officials used at the high school level.
6. Higher level of local competition.
7. Minimum "10 play" rule with no unnatural substitution, meaning all players can play offense and defensive positions.
8. Lowest registration cost in the area at $250*. We offer sibling discount for multiple players .
9. We offer scholarships for families in need (must provide free or reduced lunch verification to us).
10. Partnership with FSP, all kids signed up BEFORE June 22nd will receive a FREE six week speed and agility training at FSP.
11. All kids signed up with us will have FREE** admission to our annual camp.
* $300 after early signups end
** Perishable food item (if feasible)