football

BJR provides area youth the opportunity to participate in both indoor and outdoor football. Football offers the opportunity for our youth to learn discipline outside of home and helps make them better individuals.

For outdoor football, BJR is part and a proud member of the Mountain Valley Youth Football League (mvyfl.org) providing teams stiff competition and entertainment for parents who cheer for the success of their children as they participate. Youth groups for participation starts for Flag Football up to the varsity level.

Indoor football is held under the auspices of the MarylandYouthFootball.com by National Gridiron 365 through Digital Sports. This is a high intensity, hard hitting and fast paced game that fields 8 players instead of the reuglar 11 players for outdoor football.

Documentation needed –

Copy of Birth Certificate (Mini pony to Varsity only) and Medical Insurance card (All groups)

Age Requirements –

Flag – 4 & 5 and young 6 year olds (First time players),

Mini-Pony – 6, 7 & 8,

Pony – 9 & 10,

Junior Varsity – 11 & 12,

Varsity – 13

Weight Requirements –

Flag – none,

Mini-Pony – 85 (max 105),

Pony – 110 (max 130),

Junior Varsity – 125 (max 145),

Varsity – 13 year old 155, 14 year old 140 (no max)

*over weight will be red stripped and played on line, over max weight will have to move up to next eligible level

Equipment Provided – Uniform (Practice / Game Jersey, Practice / Game Pants), Shoulder Pads, Rib Protector, Helmet and Pads (4 pants, 3 girdle)

Equipment Need – Mouth guard, girdle, athletic cup and cleats.