AFFL YOUTH DUEL IN THE DESERT

AFFL YOUTH TOURNAMENT LOCATION & TIME

Location

Heritage Park: 350 S. Racetrack Rd. Henderson, NV 89015

Saturday, APRIL 27th - Sunday, APRIL 28th

Heritage Park 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

AFFL YOUTH TOURNAMENT FORMAT

5 vs 5

Saturday

3 Game Guarantee – 2 Saturday (subject to change)

Sunday Playoffs

Single elimination. All teams make it to the playoffs

7 vs 7

Saturday

3 Game Guarantee – 2 Saturday (subject to change)

Sunday Playoffs

Single elimination. All teams make it to the playoffs

AFFL YOUTH AWARDS

Championship Rings (12 per Team)

Championship Flags (12 per Team)
Custom Duel in The Desert Jerseys (12 per Team)

MVP Chains- Offensive MVP | Defensive MVP | Game MVP (3 player Max)

Full Bid to Any AFFL Youth 2024 Tournament

The top 4 teams in each division will qualify for national (registration fee not included)

Head Coach – Duel in The Desert Championship Belt

Double Points earned towards the AFFL Youth National Ranking System

One (1) Autographed Team Issue Ball from the AFFL Pro League team, Las Vegas Lucky 7s

Team Photo Posted on All AFFL Youth Social media platforms and our official website (www.afflyouth.com)

AFFL YOUTH DIVISIONS

We will only take 120 Teams to Each Tournament. Tournaments may sell out up to 3-4 weeks early. Due to the nature of this tournament, we cannot take schedule requests. Players may only play for one team in the same age/skill division. Availability is updated periodically.

6U -(age of player as of January 1, 2024) 20 Total

8U – (age of player as of January 1, 2024) 20 Total

I0U – (age of player as of January 1, 2024) 20 Total

12U (age of player as of January 1, 2024) 20 Total

14U (age of player as of January 1, 2024) 20 Total

High School (Age as of January 1, 2024): 20 Total

REGISTRATION
  • Maximum of 120 Teams for this Tournament.
  • Tournaments can sell out 3-4 weeks early, depending on the time of year.
  • Registration includes 1 AFFL Youth Tournament Jersey.
  • Team registration is first come, first served.
  • 5 vs 5: $500 / Team (Includes 3 Coaches)
  • 7 vs 7: $500 / Team (Includes 3 Coaches)
  • 7 vs 7 Cash Prize $50.00 per team
  • Registrations are non refundable.

If the event is canceled, we will give you a credit towards any AFFL Youth or Pro event equal to the value of the payment made.

FOOTBALLS, FLAGS, & OTHER MERCHANDISE

Footballs in a variety of colors and sizes will be available to purchase

  • Official – Size 9 (High School and Pro)
  • Youth – Size 7 (12-14 Years Old)
  • Junior – Size 6 (8-12 Years Old)
  • PeeWee – Size 5 (5-8 Years Old)

Flags in a variety of solid colors will be available to purchase (belt and a pair of flags included)

  • Flag colors may not match the color of players’ shorts
  • Custom-printed flags will also be available but do not include belts
GENERAL RULES
  • Players are prohibited from wearing jewelry (earrings, chains, bracelets).
  • Headgear is permitted, but hats with hard bills (snapbacks, fitted, or visors) are not allowed.
  • Mouthpieces are mandatory.
  • No professional photography or videography is permitted.
  • Team coolers are allowed on both days (water and sports drinks only).
  • Weapons, drugs, alcohol, smoking (tobacco, vape, marijuana), and chewing tobacco products are PROHIBITED.
  • Pick up trash on your sidelines and rest areas.
  • All coaches, players, parents, and spectators are expected to conduct themselves in a positive manner and refrain from unsportsmanlike actions. Fighting, verbal abuse, and threats will not be tolerated and will result in removal from the event and possible suspension from future AFFL Youth Events.
  • Participants must complete all eligibility requirements by April 21, 2024, 07:00 PM Eastern.
  • Players’ age will be based on the age that they will be on Jan 01, 2024.
  • Registration ends April 16, 2024, at 11:59 AM.
  • 12 or more teams in each division will be broken into A and B Championships – placement will vary by point differential, and teams with similar records will be grouped together for playoffs. B Champions will receive AFFL Youth Championship medals.
SPECTATORS FEES & ADDITIONAL COSTS
  • $10/Person – Kids 5 and under are free
  • Online and Gate Tickets Available

General Email

For media inquiries

Eduardo Rios

VP of Operations: erios@affl.com
Phone: (689) 205-4791

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

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