FAQ'S

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHAT IS THE COST?

COST IS $175/PLAYER

 

HOW LONG IS THE SEASON?

THE SEASON HAS 7 REGULAR SEASON GAMES PLUS A PLAYOFF WEEKEND.

 

IS THIS CONTACT FOOTBALL?

FLAG FOOTBALL IS A NON CONTACT SPORT.  OUR RULES AND CODE OF CONDUCT CAN BE SEEN UNDER THE HOUSE LEAGUE TAB.

 

WHAT SKILL LEVEL IS INVOLVED?

WE HAVE PLAYERS IN ALL SHAPES AND SIZES AND SKILL LEVEL.  WE USE A RANKING SYSTEM TO BALANCE TEAMS, AND HAVE ALWAYS ENJOYED WATCHING PLAYERS IMPROVE THROUGHOUT THE SEASON.

 

WHAT EQUIPMENT IS INVOLVED?

WE SUPPLY FLAGS AND JERSEYS AND FOOTBALLS FOR EACH TEAM.  RUNNING SHOES, CLEATS, OR TURF SHOES ARE SUITABLE. SOME PLAYERS WEAR FOOTBALL GLOVES BASED ON PERSONAL PREFERENCE.

 

WHEN ARE GAME TIMES?

SCHEDULES ARE POSTED UP TO 2 WEEKS BEFORE THE SEASON STARTS.  WE TRY TO GIVE APPROXIMATE TIMES AND LOCATIONS AT REGISTER TIME, HOWEVER THESE MAY CHANGE DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES.

 

WHEN DO TEAMS PRACTICE?

PRACTICES ARE ARRANGED BY THE COACH WITH INPUT FROM THE PARENTS.  SOME COACHES PRACTICE DURING THE WEEK, SOME PRACTICE AN HOUR BEFORE THE GAME.

 

CAN WE MAKE REQUESTS TO PLAY WITH OTHERS?

YES, WE OFFER A RECIPROCAL REQUEST.  IF YOU AND A FRIEND OF YOUR CHILD REQUEST TO BE ON EACHOTHER’S TEAM, WE WILL MAKE IT HAPPEN.  WE CAN NOT ACCOMODATE COACH/TEAM REQUESTS IF THEY TAKE AWAY FROM THE INTEGRITY OF THE LEAGUE.

 

HOW CAN I VOLUNTEER TO COACH?

WE ALWAYS NEED GREAT PEOPLE TO WORK WITH OUR GREAT ATHLETES.  JUST INDICATE YOUR INTEREST IN COACHING THROUGH THE REGISTRATION PORTAL.

 

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE IN THE HMFF HOUSELEAGUE?

WE ARE A HOUSE LEAGUE MEANING EQUAL PLAY AND FUN!