Football | Forest Youth Athletic Association
FYAA offers youth sports for children ages 4 to 18 in Central Virginia. We primarily serve Forest and surrounding areas in Bedford County. Sports include basketball, baseball, softball, football, flag football, lacrosse, soccer, and tee ball.

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At FYAA we offer both Flag and Tackle Football.  

FLAG FOOTBALL - Our flag football league is coed.  We play in the spring (April - June).  We participate with NFL Flag Football.  All games are played on Sunday afternoons.  Each team will have one practice on weekdays.

Please see the below link for rules: 


Age Divisions:  5-7


TACKLE FOOTBALL -  Tackle football is played in the fall (August - November).  We currently participate with the Jefferson District Youth Football League along with Bedford County Parks and Recreation.  All games are on Saturdays (there are also possible games locally on weeknights).  Teams practice three days per week.   Helmets, shoulder pads, mouth piece, practice pants, game pants, socks and pads are provided ($100.00 security deposit required). Parents will need to provide:  cleats, water bottle, practice jersey and girdle (optional).    Teams will travel for away games in tackle football.  Home games will be played at Jefferson Forest High School.

Items needed to purchase:  cleats, mouth guard, practice jersey, water bottle and girdle (optional)

Age Divisions:  5-7