Resources for Flag Football Coaches | Denver YMCA

Resources for Flag Football Coaches

Thank you for coaching flag football at the Y! We believe that a youth sports program is only as strong as its coaches, and that is why we want you to have all the tools you need for your season. Whether you are a first-time coach, or a veteran, use these coaching tactics, plays, drills and tips to help your athletes excel.

Practice Drills

Basic Flag Football Fundamentals

Flag Football Drills

Rules

To help foster player health, age appropriate skill development, and a positive and enjoyable experience, the YMCA has established rules that are specific for each age group. 

Kindergarten - 6th Grade Flag Football Rules

Additional Reading

Tips for the First-Time Coach

7 Critical Elements to Make Your Practice FUN!

Getting Players to Play the Best They Can

6 Tips for Motivating Young Athletes

Additional Information