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Registration is now open! 

You may register and pay online (click here!) or in-person at the Lentz Recreation Center (Mon. - Fri. from 9a - 5p). 

There will be a $10.00 late fee for any registration forms submitted after September 7, 2018. 

Program Information

The City of Lincolnton Parks & Recreation Department is a proud member of NFL FLAG, and is excited to continue to offer non-contact football for boys and girls, ages 4 - 14! The 2018 season will be held from September through November - game/practice dates and times to be announced. 

Registration will be open from June 6, 2018 to September 7, 2018 - a $10.00 late fee will be added for any registration submitted after September 7, 2018. 

All new players must participate in one of the player evaluation sessions held at the Betty G. Ross baseball field. Evaluation times will typically last 45 minutes to 1 hour depending on the number of participants in each evaluation group. Please see the registration form for the evaluation dates and times.

All parents/guardians and participants are required to complete the NFL FLAG PARTICIPATION AGREEMENT in order to be eligible to participate. You can find this information at:

We are still in need of coaches and assistant coaches for the 2018 season! Coaches are required to complete the NFL FLAG PARTICIPATION AGREEMENT and a YOUTH VOLUNTEER COACH APPLICATION in order to be eligible to participate. You can find this information at:

Please note that players can no longer request coaches. The only drafting request that will be allowed is for siblings to be drafted together, if they are playing in the same age division. Teams will be determined based on their evaluation score.

Cost per Participant

Cost includes one jersey top, one flag belt, and one mouth guard. 

Additional mouth guards may be purchased from the Parks & Recreation Department for $1.00 per mouth guard. 

(Click here to see the jersey size chart)

$35.00 | City Limits Residents

$50.00 | Non-City Limits Residents

$10.00 | Late Fee (after September 7, 2018)

Lincolnton Parks & Recreation NFL Flag Football is set up to provide all children a fun and positive football experience without the pressures to win, but rather excel as an individual. We strive to provide the opportunity for children to learn the value of teamwork and the fundamentals of the game. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Program Coordinator - Brad Gates by phone (704-735-2671) or email (

Regular Season Rule Book

Please click on the image below to view the NFL FLAG Football Regular Season Rule Book!


Want to become a volunteer coach? Click the graphic below to apply!

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