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DID YOU KNOW (19): Montreal team folds, changing age brackets, retirements

DID YOU KNOW (19): Montreal team folds, changing age brackets, retirements

January 22, 2017 at 5:57 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition Three women’s teams fold to limit travel expenses Tier shake ups in the nation’s capital Official of 60 years puts awayRead More

Vancouver to host world’s finest as 2017 IFAF Women’s Championships adds to city’s sporting legacy

Vancouver to host world’s finest as 2017 IFAF Women’s Championships adds to city’s sporting legacy

January 21, 2017 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

Having served as host city for some of the most prestigious sporting events, highlighted by its unforgettable role in shaping sporting Canadiana with the 2010 Winter Games, Metropolitan Vancouver is rumored of having been bestowed the honor of another world class event. Although there has been no official announcement, discussionRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (CENTRAL-FPC) tryouts in OTTAWA

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (CENTRAL-FPC) tryouts in OTTAWA

January 18, 2017 at 6:53 amby 0 comments

The Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (FPC) “Central Canada” is a series of elite showcase games that feature the best tackle football players from Ontario & Western Quebec aged 10-19 years. This years TOP GRADE 11’s (2000 birth year) will play a 2nd game versus Fox 40 all-star team from the WESTRead More

CFC Coach Clinic (Ottawa) Feb 18: TENTATIVE SCHEDULE – last update Jan 21st

CFC Coach Clinic (Ottawa) Feb 18: TENTATIVE SCHEDULE – last update Jan 21st

January 18, 2017 at 6:46 amby 0 comments

The CFC Coaches Clinic will take place SATURDAY FEBRUARY 18th in Ottawa.  The clinic will feature speakers from all levels of football including, Rick Campbell & Hal Mumme.  For sign up information please CLICK HERE . CLICK TO REGISTER Saturday Room 1 Room 2 Room 3 Feb 18th FEATURED SPEAKER PositionalRead More

Fox 40 West Coast to send all-star team to play Central Canada all-stars in Ottawa May 6th

Fox 40 West Coast to send all-star team to play Central Canada all-stars in Ottawa May 6th

January 16, 2017 at 11:30 amby 0 comments

The Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Fox 40) will feature its first cross country all-star game.  The BEST Grade 11 players from the WEST COAST (BC-AB) will travel to Ottawa to play the BEST Grade 11 players from CENTRAL CANADA (ON-QC) on Saturday May 6th. The WEST COAST team will be chosenRead More

CFC Coach Clinic (Ottawa): Legendary Hal Mumme to be featured speaker at clinic

CFC Coach Clinic (Ottawa): Legendary Hal Mumme to be featured speaker at clinic

January 16, 2017 at 7:30 amby 0 comments

Air Raid offensive legend Hal Mumme to deliver multiple sessions in Ottawa The CFC Coaches Clinic will take place SATURDAY FEBRUARY 18th in Ottawa.  The clinic will feature speakers from all levels of football including, Rick Campbell & Hal Mumme.  For sign up information please CLICK HERE . CLICK TO REGISTERRead More

Football Canada unveils 2017 Women’s National Team roster

Football Canada unveils 2017 Women’s National Team roster

January 16, 2017 at 5:20 amby 0 comments

Ottawa (January 14, 2017) – The dream of representing their nation at the highest level has come true for 45 of the top women’s tackle football players in Canada. Eleven additional players were named to a reserve roster. Canada heads into the 2017 IFAF Women’s World Championship with a pairRead More

CFC Coach Clinic (Ottawa): Grey Cup champion Rick Campbell headline speaker at Clinic

CFC Coach Clinic (Ottawa): Grey Cup champion Rick Campbell headline speaker at Clinic

January 15, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Grey Cup Champion Ottawa RedBlacks head coach Rick Campbell to speak at CFC Coaches Clinic in Ottawa The CFC Coaches Clinic will take place SATURDAY FEBRUARY 18th in Ottawa.  The clinic will feature speakers from all levels of football including, Rick Campbell & Hal Mumme.  For sign up information pleaseRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (CENTRAL-FPC) tryouts in Brampton & Toronto

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (CENTRAL-FPC) tryouts in Brampton & Toronto

January 11, 2017 at 7:23 amby 0 comments

The Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (FPC) “Central Canada” is a series of elite showcase games that feature the best tackle football players from Ontario & Western Quebec aged 10-19 years. CLICK HERE TO PRE-REGISTER This weekend  TRYOUT SERIES (PHASE 1) in the following regions: HALTON-PEEL REGION SATURDAY January 14 2:00pm-3:30pm Gr.Read More

OBIT: Past president, Sandy Ruckstuhl, Myers Riders football club

OBIT: Past president, Sandy Ruckstuhl, Myers Riders football club

January 9, 2017 at 5:20 amby 0 comments

The Myers Riders football club announced on Sunday, the 8th that Sandy Ruckstuhl, past president of 37 years, has passed away. Our condolences to the family and the entire football community that they gave so much to. Visitation will be Thursday at Kelly Funeral Home, 3000 Woodroffe Ave. (2-4 p.m.Read More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (CENTRAL-FPC) tryouts in Stoney Creek & Toronto

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (CENTRAL-FPC) tryouts in Stoney Creek & Toronto

January 7, 2017 at 7:25 amby 0 comments

The Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (FPC) “Central Canada” is a series of elite showcase games that feature the best tackle football players from Ontario & Western Quebec aged 10-19 years. CLICK HERE TO PRE-REGISTER This weekend  TRYOUT SERIES (PHASE 1) in the following regions: WEST REGION DATES AGE GROUPINGS WEST REGIONRead More

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Amanda Ruller continues Canadian trend of All-Fantasy selections

January 7, 2017 at 5:38 amby 0 comments

Following in the footsteps of BC-native Stevi Schnoor, Regina’s Amanda Ruller becomes the second Canadian player to gain All-Fantasy Team honors in the Legends Football League. While Schnoor, an elite running back for the Seattle Mist, gained her well-deserved spot as a member of the Western Conference squad, Ruller hadRead More

Westshore Rebel’s head coach steps down

Westshore Rebel’s head coach steps down

January 7, 2017 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

JC Boice has decided to step down as head coach of the Westshore Rebels as reported by the BC Local New’s, Joel Tansey.  Boice who was hired two years ago by the club, stated that he would like to spend more time with his family and focus on his company,Read More

Valley Huskers sign a new head coach for 2017

Valley Huskers sign a new head coach for 2017

January 5, 2017 at 5:25 amby 0 comments

January 4, 2017 – The Valley Huskers are pleased to announce the signing of Robert Reist to the position of Head Coach for this upcoming 2017 season. Bob Reist is no stranger to the BCFC having been an All Star with the Abbotsford Airforce in 2001, 2002.  Also in 2002Read More

Will American Football Ever Become An Olympic Sport?

Will American Football Ever Become An Olympic Sport?

December 28, 2016 at 5:12 amby 0 comments

by Connor Christopher American football has been around since 1869, a mere four years after the end of the American Civil War and is even older than the invention of the telephone. The popularity of the sport cannot be ignored as it is played in over 80 countries and isRead More

 
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