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                        REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR THE 2010 SEASON!
The	
  North	
  Kingstown	
  Recreation	
  NFL	
  FLAG	
  Football	
  League	
  is	
  open	
  to	
  North	
  Kingstown	
  boys	
  and	
  girls	
  
age	
  8	
  -­‐	
  14.	
  	
  Age	
  is	
  determined	
  by	
  the	
  player’s	
  age	
  as	
  of	
  September	
  1,	
  2010.	
  
	
  
NFL	
  FLAG	
  Football	
  has	
  a	
  new	
  online	
  registration	
  process.	
  	
  All	
  participants	
  must	
  agree	
  to	
  the	
  NFL	
  waiver	
  
by	
  registering	
  online	
  at	
  http://www.nflflag.com/join_a_league/add_players/NzI3	
  	
  
	
  
Registration Instructions:

1) Parents/Guardians	
  need	
  to	
  create	
  a	
  new	
  account	
  before	
  registering	
  a	
  child.	
  	
  	
  
   	
  
   Go	
  to:	
  http://www.nflflag.com/join_a_league/add_players/NzI3	
  
   	
  
   Click	
  on	
  the	
  “Create	
  Account”	
  button.	
  	
  The	
  Create	
  Account	
  page	
  is	
  for	
  parent/guardian	
  information.	
  	
  
   Type	
  in	
  your	
  birth	
  date	
  (MM/DD/YYYY)	
  rather	
  than	
  using	
  the	
  calendar	
  (NOTE:	
  NFL	
  FLAG	
  will	
  not	
  
   establish	
  accounts	
  for	
  anyone	
  under	
  18	
  years	
  of	
  age).	
  	
  You	
  must	
  click	
  the	
  box	
  indicating	
  that	
  you	
  
   accept	
  the	
  NFL	
  FLAG	
  Football	
  Player	
  Registration	
  Terms	
  and	
  Conditions.	
  	
  	
  
   	
  
   After	
  you	
  create	
  your	
  account,	
  you	
  can	
  register	
  your	
  child.	
  
   	
  
   	
  Click	
  on	
  the	
  “Add	
  New	
  Player”	
  button.	
  	
  Add	
  your	
  child’s	
  information	
  in	
  the	
  Player	
  Registration	
  
   section	
  of	
  the	
  form.	
  	
  Leave	
  the	
  email	
  address	
  in	
  the	
  Player	
  Information	
  section	
  blank	
  but	
  enter	
  your	
  
   email	
  address	
  in	
  the	
  Parent/Guardian	
  Information	
  section.	
  	
  	
  
   	
  
   If	
  you	
  are	
  only	
  registering	
  one	
  player	
  then	
  click	
  the	
  “Done	
  adding	
  players”	
  button.	
  	
  If	
  you	
  are	
  
   registering	
  another	
  child	
  click	
  on	
  the	
  “Add	
  another	
  player”	
  button.	
  	
  If	
  you	
  inadvertently	
  click	
  the	
  
   “Add	
  another	
  player”	
  button	
  instead	
  of	
  the	
  “Done	
  adding	
  players”	
  button,	
  then	
  use	
  your	
  browser’s	
  
   back	
  button	
  to	
  return	
  to	
  the	
  registration	
  page.	
  
   	
  
   After	
  you	
  complete	
  the	
  player	
  registration	
  page,	
  you	
  will	
  be	
  prompted	
  to	
  accept	
  the	
  NFL	
  FLAG	
  
   Football	
  Player	
  Registration	
  Agreement:	
  Terms	
  and	
  Conditions.	
  	
  This	
  is	
  the	
  same	
  terms	
  and	
  
   conditions	
  you	
  agreed	
  to	
  when	
  you	
  set	
  up	
  your	
  account	
  but	
  you	
  need	
  to	
  agree	
  to	
  it	
  again.	
  	
  	
  
   	
  
   You	
  can	
  then	
  select	
  your	
  payment	
  option.	
  	
  If	
  paying	
  by	
  PayPal,	
  there	
  is	
  a	
  $2.00	
  processing	
  fee;	
  so	
  
   the	
  registration	
  fee	
  is	
  $52.00	
  per	
  player.	
  	
  If	
  paying	
  by	
  check,	
  fee	
  is	
  $50.00.	
  	
  Once	
  you	
  complete	
  the	
  
   online	
  registration,	
  you	
  will	
  receive	
  an	
  email	
  message	
  from	
  nflflag.com	
  confirming	
  your	
  registration.	
  	
  	
  
   	
  
   If	
  you	
  selected	
  Pay	
  By	
  Mailing	
  Check	
  or	
  Pay	
  at	
  Registration	
  Site,	
  then	
  no	
  fee	
  is	
  processed	
  during	
  the	
  
   online	
  registration,	
  you	
  must	
  send	
  or	
  bring	
  payment	
  directly	
  to	
  the	
  Town	
  (see	
  step	
  3	
  for	
  details).	
  
   (NOTE:	
  The	
  registration	
  fee	
  for	
  Paying	
  Onsite	
  or	
  Mailing	
  a	
  Check	
  is	
  $50,	
  not	
  $52	
  as	
  indicated	
  in	
  the	
  
   email	
  confirmation	
  sent	
  by	
  nflflag.)	
  
   	
  
   YOU	
  MUST	
  ALSO	
  COMPLETE	
  STEPS	
  2	
  AND	
  3,	
  LISTED	
  BELOW.	
  
      	
  
	
  
2) All	
  participants	
  must	
  submit	
  a	
  Minor's	
  Consent	
  to	
  Participate	
  and	
  Hold	
  Harmless	
  Agreement	
  and	
  
       Release.	
  	
  Go	
  to	
  http://northkingstown.org/recreationdept/Waivers.pdf	
  to	
  download	
  the	
  waiver.	
  	
  	
  
       Complete	
  the	
  first	
  page:	
  MINOR'S	
  CONSENT	
  TO	
  PARTICIPATE	
  AND	
  HOLD	
  HARMLESS	
  AGREEMENT	
  
       AND	
  RELEASE.	
  
       	
  
3) Send	
  the	
  signed	
  waiver	
  and	
  payment	
  of	
  $50	
  per	
  player	
  (payable	
  to	
  Town	
  of	
  North	
  Kingstown)	
  to	
  the	
  
       address	
  listed	
  below.	
  	
  If	
  you	
  paid	
  using	
  PayPal,	
  then	
  you	
  only	
  need	
  to	
  send	
  in	
  the	
  signed	
  waiver.	
  
                         Recreation	
  Department	
  
                         Town	
  of	
  North	
  Kingstown	
  
                         80	
  Boston	
  Neck	
  Road	
  
                         North	
  Kingstown,	
  RI	
  02852	
  
            	
  
            	
  
Alternately,	
  Steps	
  2)	
  and	
  3)	
  can	
  be	
  completed	
  at	
  the	
  Walk-­‐in	
  Registration	
  on	
  Wednesday,	
  April	
  28th	
  
from	
  6:00-­‐7:30	
  pm	
  at	
  the	
  Cold	
  Spring	
  Community	
  Center	
  located	
  at	
  the	
  Town	
  Beach.	
  	
  Volunteers	
  will	
  
be	
  available	
  to	
  answer	
  any	
  questions	
  you	
  have	
  regarding	
  the	
  league	
  and	
  guide	
  you	
  through	
  the	
  
registration	
  process.	
  
	
  
	
  
Flag Football League Information:

NFL	
  FLAG	
  Football	
  provides	
  young	
  players	
  a	
  fun	
  and	
  exciting	
  opportunity	
  to	
  engage	
  in	
  non-­‐contact,	
  
continuous	
  action	
  while	
  learning	
  lessons	
  in	
  teamwork.	
  	
  The	
  attitude	
  of	
  the	
  coaches	
  is	
  to	
  teach	
  the	
  
game	
  and	
  rules	
  in	
  a	
  format	
  that	
  is	
  positive	
  and	
  encouraging	
  for	
  all	
  players.	
  	
  The	
  league	
  follows	
  NFL	
  
FLAG’s	
  five-­‐on-­‐five	
  format.	
  	
  For	
  more	
  information	
  on	
  NFL	
  FLAG	
  Football	
  visit	
  www.nflflag.com	
  
	
  
There	
  will	
  be	
  two	
  or	
  more	
  age	
  divisions,	
  with	
  co-­‐ed	
  teams	
  playing	
  other	
  teams	
  within	
  their	
  division.	
  	
  
Practice	
  and	
  games	
  are	
  held	
  at	
  Ryan	
  Park	
  on	
  Oak	
  Hill	
  Road.	
  	
  Practice	
  begins	
  the	
  first	
  week	
  in	
  August	
  
and	
  teams	
  are	
  determined	
  by	
  mid-­‐August.	
  	
  Practice	
  is	
  held	
  two	
  evenings	
  a	
  week	
  throughout	
  August.	
  	
  
After	
  Labor	
  Day,	
  practice	
  is	
  one	
  evening	
  per	
  week	
  and	
  games	
  are	
  played	
  Friday	
  nights	
  under	
  the	
  lights.	
  	
  
Games	
  begin	
  September	
  10th	
  and	
  the	
  season	
  ends	
  on	
  Friday,	
  October	
  29th.	
  



Contact Information:

Please	
  contact	
  Al	
  Southwick	
  (email:	
  asouthwick@northkingstown.org	
  or	
  tel:	
  268-­‐1540)	
  or	
  Jill	
  Johnen	
  
(email:	
  team.johnen@verizon.net	
  or	
  tel:	
  295-­‐8279)	
  if	
  you	
  have	
  any	
  questions	
  or	
  are	
  interested	
  in	
  
coaching	
  or	
  officiating.