Niagara Spears Football
|Record #: NIA1615||Last Modified: 15 Feb 2018||Last Full Update: 14 Dec 2017|
|Primary Contact||Sean O'Neill, President; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Rick Tofano, Vice President; Email: email@example.com|
|Areas Served||Fort Erie ; Niagara Falls ; St Catharines ; Welland ; West Lincoln|
|Located In Community||St Catharines|
|Address & Map||
76 Ridley Rd, Unit 10
St Catharines, ON L2S 3V6
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|Intersection||Martindale Rd and Ridley Rd|
|Service and Access Details|
|Description (Service)||A full equipment, full contact, Canadian Tackle Football rules minor football league and member of the OPFL (Ontario Provincial Football League). Three age divisions (Bantam 13-14 years, Junior Varsity 15-16 years, and Varsity 17-19 years)
Practices are held 2-3 times per week and there are 1-2 preseason games, 4 home games and 4 away games. All games and practices are attended by a Certified Athletic Therapist and all coaches are certifed by Ontario Football and Football Canada.
|Dates||Tryouts Apr * Practices May-Aug * Skills and Drills camp Jan-Mar|
|Eligibility||Ages: 13 year(s) - 19 year(s)
The Skills and Drills camp from Jan-March is open to all ages.
|Application||Registration completed online at www.niagaraspears.com|
|Fees||Tryouts: $200 non-refundable
Registration for Regular Season: $525 - includes highway bus for all away games for players, Certified Athletic Therapist, team polo for game days, practice jersey, individual and team pictures, end of season banquet
Equipment Deposit: $400 returned at the end of the season if all equipment returned in proper condition (helmet, shoulder pads, game day jerseys, game day pants, pads)
Families are able to apply for funding assistance through Pro Kids, Jump Start, KidSport. Speak with the Registrar for other funding options. Niagara Spears also offers a Pay to Play program and fundraising opportunities to help minimize costs.
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Events||Tryouts Apr 2018|