MMFA – COMMON QUESTIONS
HOW MUCH DOES TACKLE FOOTBALL COST?
Costs vary per Club as each may have additional fees such as a volunteer bond or equipment deposit. The costs generally range from $300 to $500+ depending on the model in place for the Club. Kindly reach out to your club for a breakdown of fees if additional information is needed.
IS FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE?
Participants in all Football Manitoba Member programs and leagues are eligible for financial assistance through KidSport and Jumpstart. Your club will be able to provide details on the application process through one of these organizations.
Participants in football programs operating out of a City of Winnipeg Community Centre are eligible for financial assistance through the Community Centre and the City of Winnipeg. Inquire at your community centre for information.
WHAT AGES CAN PLAY TACKLE FOOTBALL?
WHEN IS THE TACKLE FOOTBALL SEASON?
WHAT FOOTBALL CLUB SHOULD I REGISTER WITH?
HOW OFTEN DO TEAMS PLAY AND PRACTICE?
WHERE ARE PRACTICES AND GAMES?
DO I NEED TO PROVIDE ANY EQUIPMENT?
CAN GIRLS PLAY TACKLE FOOTBALL TOO?
respectful and inclusive environments for participation that value the Participant’s
gender identity and gender expression. The Association wishes to ensure that all
Participants have access to programming in which they feel comfortable and safe.
MY CHILD IS VERY SMALL SO CAN HE/SHE PLAY WITH A YOUNGER AGE GROUP?
recognize that developmentally appropriate play is a key component in player
development. As such we follow the Football Manitoba policy which is designed to
guide decisions regarding player movement between age categories, in
appropriate situations for contact football.