News and updates
Safe Contact Courses
NCAFA is making it a requirement that ALL Head Coaches be Safe Contact Certified this year.
Safe Contact Sessions for 2015 are currently as follows;
1) Saturday January 24, 2015 - COMPELTED
2) Saturday February 21, 2015 from 9am to 5pm. (location TBC).
Please register directly with Rob Hamm at 613-406-5228
Cost is 75.00 per coach (includes manual and training certification)
Coaches register on a first come basis to a maximum of 20.
Calling all Coaches!
There is a Province-wide mandate that ALL coaches must complete the Making Headway in Sport - Football online course (by May 1st for Summer programs and August 1st for Fall programs). Failure to complete this course will result in coaches being suspended from participation in practises/games.
Coaches may complete the course by accessing the this link
It is of critical importance that coaches report their completion of the course by following this link
If you have any questions, please contact Rob Hamm (NCAFA, Director Coach Training and Certification) or Chris Patton (OFA, Technical Director).
For anyone looking for a status update on their NCCP certification or what courses you should take, please contact; Chris Patton, please put "NCCP” in the subject line.
Jr. Ravens is a football program intended for young football players between ages 6-14. More than 250 kids participated in Jr Ravens camps last year. Coaching is led by Carleton Ravens’ coaches and players. Equipment is included. Click the banner above for further information.
Ontario Prospect Challenge
The Ontario Prospect Challenge (OPC) is an elite series of tryouts, camps and games that feature the best
players from Ontario & Western Quebec aged 10-19 years.
Click here for more information
Sign ups can be found here
2014 OUA Combine
The OFA has partnered with the OUA in running a joined combine series across Ontario this December. It will be kicked off in Ottawa on December 9, from 8-11pm at GeeGee Field.
There is a requirement for 10 volunteers to help with running the stations and recording times. Ideally we would like coaches but varsity age players would work as well.
If interested, please contact Rob Hamm
Player registration info to follow.
Football Canada - Helping build a better game
Feedback can be given by completing one of the surveys below (pertaining to the gender and age group you are involved with) or through email (LTAD-DLTA@footballcanada.com)
During the calendar year of 2014, Football Canada will be undergoing an examination of the current competition structure of amateur football in Canada compared to the current Long-Term Athlete Development Model.
English Version Surveys
French Version Surveys
Redblacks 50/50 Winners!
Oct 31, 2014 - Roch Seguin - $6,282.50 - Hammond
Oct 24, 2014 - Joanne Karam- $9,602.50 - Nepean
Oct 3, 2014 - Anita Louise Belanger - $11,320.00 - Orleans
Sept 26, 2014 - Dale Horch - $10,560.00 - Ottawa
Sept. 5, 2014 - David Gelineau - $8,560.00 - Ottawa
Aug. 24, 2014 - Ron Allen - $9,017.50 - Ottawa
Aug. 15, 2014 - Paul Donnelly - $10,191.00 - Mississauga
Aug. 2, 2014 - Glenn MacDonald - $11,075.00 - Ottawa
July 18, 2014 - Chris Merkley - $11,257.50 - Ottawa
New Website for all Midget Level Stats
Check out the new NCAFA Midget website for all NCAFA Midget Stats!
Concussion Awareness and Management
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