Flag Football

Flag Football

Flag Football is a recreational program designed to teach the fundamentals of flag football, sportsmanship and team work in a fun environment.

Baxter Close 3 & 4 Year Old

Baxter Close YMCA
5/18/24 - 12/18/24
VIEW

The Baxter Close YMCA Youth Flag Football League is for ages 3-14. This program is a youth recreational league that allows participants of all levels a chance to play. The leagues will emphasize football skill development, good sportsmanship, character development, teamwork, and FUN!

PRACTICES & GAMES

3 & 4 age divisions will do a practice/play. They have a 20-minute practice and then a game directly after the practice on Wednesday’s at 5pm. These Practice/Play Games will start on Wednesday, October 30th, 2024.

REGISTRATION FEE

Members: $75 Non-Member: $150

UNIFORM INFORMATION

Jerseys must be ordered before the first game. Please use this link to order your jersey. If you are currently participating in 2023 spring soccer, a uniform purchase is NOT required.

Apparel Ordering with Augusta Sportswear (tuosystems.com)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Team/Coach info will be EMAILED on October 16th.

Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, October 15th @ 6:00 pm

Other Equipment Required: Cleats

We will break on October 31st, Make-up November 1st.

Holiday Schedule: Thanksgiving Break, November 25th-30th

Last Games/Awards Day: December 21st

Game Schedules will be posted on our sports website,

baxtercloseysports.com

Other Information

Sick Policy: If your child shows any flu-like symptoms, please do not attend practice or games. Your child may return to practice and games when there are no symptoms.

  • If the YMCA has to cancel any programming due to government mandate in the State of South Carolina or if the YMCA chooses to cancel due to rising cases or exposure within the program, then we would offer participants the option to have an online credit placed on their account or for a full refund back to their original payment method.
  • If the parent or player cannot participate because they have been asked to quarantine or are sick, then a refund would not be given.

Weather Policy: Games and Practices are subject to be canceled due to weather. Games and practices may not be made up and no refunds will be given due to weather.

What to Expect for this age group:

  1. Introduction to Passing
  2. Introduction to Catching
  3. Introduction to Rushing
  4. Introduction to Defense

Expect to see staff and coaches having fun and trying to herd cats. The goal is to create a fun experience so the child continues to play the sport in the future. Ifs it’s not fun, kids will lose interest at this age.

For questions or concerns, Email: [email protected]


Available Sessions

Date(s)
05/18/24 - 06/29/24
We - 5:00 pm
Registration
Closed
10/30/24 - 12/18/24
We - 5:00 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 08/13/24

Baxter Close 5 & 6 Year Old

Baxter Close YMCA
5/18/24 - 12/21/24
VIEW

The Baxter Close YMCA Youth Flag Football League is for ages 3-14. This program is a youth recreational league that allows participants of all levels a chance to play. The leagues will emphasize football skill development, good sportsmanship, character development, teamwork, and FUN!

PRACTICES & GAMES

5 & 6 age divisions will do a practice/play. They have a 20-minute practice and then a game directly after the practice on Saturdays. First game is Saturday     November 2nd.

REGISTRATION FEE

Members: $75 Non-Member: $150

UNIFORM INFORMATION

Jerseys must be ordered before the first game. Please use this link to order your jersey. If you are currently participating in 2023 spring soccer, a uniform purchase is NOT required.

Apparel Ordering with Augusta Sportswear (tuosystems.com)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Team/Coach info will be EMAILED on October 16th, 2024.

Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, October 15th @ 6:00 pm

Other Equipment Required: Cleats

We will break on  October 31st, Make up day for this date is November 1st.

Thanksgiving Break: November 25-30th

Last Games/Awards Day: December 21st.

Game Schedules will be posted on our sports website,

baxtercloseysports.com

Other Information

Sick Policy: If your child shows any flu-like symptoms, please do not attend practice or games. Your child may return to practice and games when there are no symptoms.

  • If the YMCA has to cancel any programming due to government mandate in the State of South Carolina or if the YMCA chooses to cancel due to rising cases or exposure within the program, then we would offer participants the option to have an online credit placed on their account or for a full refund back to their original payment method.
  • If the parent or player cannot participate because they have been asked to quarantine or are sick, then a refund would not be given.

Weather Policy: Games and Practices are subject to be canceled due to weather. Games and practices may not be made up and no refunds will be given due to weather.

For questions or concerns, email Sports Director: [email protected]


Available Sessions

Date(s)
05/18/24 - 06/28/24
Sa
Registration
Closed
11/02/24 - 12/21/24
Sa
Registration
Closed
Opens on 08/13/24

Baxter Close 7 & 8 Year Old

Baxter Close YMCA
5/6/24 - 12/21/24
VIEW

The Baxter Close YMCA Youth Flag Football League is for ages 3-14. This program is a youth recreational league that allows participants of all levels a chance to play. The leagues will emphasize football skill development, good sportsmanship, character development, teamwork, and FUN!

PRACTICES & GAMES

One-hour practices are scheduled Monday-Thursday between 5-8pm. Practices will start the week of October 21st.

Age groups 7-14 will play games on Saturdays beginning November 2nd.

REGISTRATION FEE

Members: $75 Non-Member: $150

UNIFORM INFORMATION

Jerseys must be ordered before the first game. Please use this link to order your jersey. If you are currently participating in 2024 spring soccer, a uniform purchase is NOT required.

Apparel Ordering with Augusta Sportswear (tuosystems.com)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Team/Coach info will be EMAILED on October 16th, 2024.

Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, October 15th @ 6:00 pm

Other Equipment Required: Cleats

We will break on  October 31st, Make up day for this date is November 1st.

Thanksgiving Break: November 25-30th

Last Games/Awards Day: December 21st.

Game Schedules will be posted on our sports website,

baxtercloseysports.com

Other Information

Sick Policy: If your child shows any flu-like symptoms, please do not attend practice or games. Your child may return to practice and games when there are no symptoms.

  • If the YMCA has to cancel any programming due to government mandate in the State of South Carolina or if the YMCA chooses to cancel due to rising cases or exposure within the program, then we would offer participants the option to have an online credit placed on their account or for a full refund back to their original payment method.
  • If the parent or player cannot participate because they have been asked to quarantine or are sick, then a refund would not be given.

Weather Policy: Games and Practices are subject to be canceled due to weather. Games and practices may not be made up and no refunds will be given due to weather.

For questions or concerns, email Sports Director: [email protected]


Available Sessions

Date(s)
05/06/24 - 06/29/24
Registration
Closed
11/02/24 - 12/21/24
Registration
Closed
Opens on 08/13/24

Baxter Close 9 & 10 Year Old

Baxter Close YMCA
5/6/24 - 12/21/24
VIEW

The Baxter Close YMCA Youth Flag Football League is for ages 3-14. This program is a youth recreational league that allows participants of all levels a chance to play. The leagues will emphasize football skill development, good sportsmanship, character development, teamwork, and FUN!

PRACTICES & GAMES

One-hour practices are scheduled Monday-Thursday between 5:00-8:00pm. Practices will start the week of October 21st.

Age groups 7-14 will play games on Saturdays beginning November 2nd.

REGISTRATION FEE

Members: $75 Non-Member: $150

UNIFORM INFORMATION

Jerseys must be ordered before the first game. Please use this link to order your jersey. If you are currently participating in 2024 spring soccer, a uniform purchase is NOT required.

Apparel Ordering with Augusta Sportswear (tuosystems.com)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Team/Coach info will be EMAILED on October 16th, 2024.

Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, October 15th @ 6:00 pm

Other Equipment Required: Cleats

We will break on  October 31st, Make up day for this date is November 1st.

Thanksgiving Break: November 25-30th

Last Games/Awards Day: December 21st.

Game Schedules will be posted on our sports website,

baxtercloseysports.com

Other Information

Sick Policy: If your child shows any flu-like symptoms, please do not attend practice or games. Your child may return to practice and games when there are no symptoms.

  • If the YMCA has to cancel any programming due to government mandate in the State of South Carolina or if the YMCA chooses to cancel due to rising cases or exposure within the program, then we would offer participants the option to have an online credit placed on their account or for a full refund back to their original payment method.
  • If the parent or player cannot participate because they have been asked to quarantine or are sick, then a refund would not be given.

Weather Policy: Games and Practices are subject to be canceled due to weather. Games and practices may not be made up and no refunds will be given due to weather.

For questions or concerns, email Sports Director: [email protected]


Available Sessions

Date(s)
05/06/24 - 06/29/24
Registration
Closed
11/02/24 - 12/21/24
Registration
Closed
Opens on 08/13/24

Baxter Close 11 & 12 Year Old

Baxter Close YMCA
5/6/24 - 12/21/24
VIEW

The Baxter Close YMCA Youth Flag Football League is for ages 3-14. This program is a youth recreational league that allows participants of all levels a chance to play. The leagues will emphasize football skill development, good sportsmanship, character development, teamwork, and FUN!

PRACTICES & GAMES

One-hour practices are scheduled Monday-Thursday between 5:00 pm-8:00 pm starting the week of October 21st.

Age groups 7-14 will play games on Saturdays beginning November 2nd.

REGISTRATION FEE

Members: $75 Non-Member: $150

UNIFORM INFORMATION

Jerseys must be ordered before the first game. Please use this link to order your jersey. If you are currently participating in 2024 spring soccer, a uniform purchase is NOT required.

Apparel Ordering with Augusta Sportswear (tuosystems.com)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Team/Coach info will be EMAILED on October 16th, 2024.

Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, October 15th @ 6:00 pm

Other Equipment Required: Cleats

We will break on  October 31st, Make up day for this date is November 1st.

Thanksgiving Break: November 25-30th

Last Games/Awards Day: December 21st.

Game Schedules will be posted on our sports website,

baxtercloseysports.com

Other Information

Sick Policy: If your child shows any flu-like symptoms, please do not attend practice or games. Your child may return to practice and games when there are no symptoms.

  • If the YMCA has to cancel any programming due to government mandate in the State of South Carolina or if the YMCA chooses to cancel due to rising cases or exposure within the program, then we would offer participants the option to have an online credit placed on their account or for a full refund back to their original payment method.
  • If the parent or player cannot participate because they have been asked to quarantine or are sick, then a refund would not be given.

Weather Policy: Games and Practices are subject to be canceled due to weather. Games and practices may not be made up and no refunds will be given due to weather.

For questions or concerns, email Sports Director: [email protected]


Available Sessions

Date(s)
05/06/24 - 06/29/24
Registration
Closed
11/02/24 - 12/21/24
Registration
Closed
Opens on 08/13/24

Baxter Close 13 & 14 Year Old

Baxter Close YMCA
5/6/24 - 12/21/24
VIEW

The Baxter Close YMCA Youth Flag Football League is for ages 3-14. This program is a youth recreational league that allows participants of all levels a chance to play. The leagues will emphasize football skill development, good sportsmanship, character development, teamwork, and FUN!

PRACTICES & GAMES

One-hour practices are scheduled Monday-Thursday between 5-8pm. Practices will start the week of October 21st.

Age groups 7-14 will play games on Saturdays beginning November 2nd.

13/14 has a boys and a girls division. If minimum registration numbers are not met, we may offer a coed or refund option. 

REGISTRATION FEE

Members: $75 Non-Member: $150

UNIFORM INFORMATION

Jerseys must be ordered before the first game. Please use this link to order your jersey. If you are currently participating in 2024 spring soccer, a uniform purchase is NOT required.

Apparel Ordering with Augusta Sportswear (tuosystems.com)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Team/Coach info will be EMAILED on October 16th, 2024.

Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, October 15th @ 6:00 pm

Other Equipment Required: Cleats

We will break on  October 31st, Make up day for this date is November 1st.

Thanksgiving Break: November 25-30th

Last Games/Awards Day: December 21st.

Game Schedules will be posted on our sports website,

baxtercloseysports.com

Other Information

Sick Policy: If your child shows any flu-like symptoms, please do not attend practice or games. Your child may return to practice and games when there are no symptoms.

  • If the YMCA has to cancel any programming due to government mandate in the State of South Carolina or if the YMCA chooses to cancel due to rising cases or exposure within the program, then we would offer participants the option to have an online credit placed on their account or for a full refund back to their original payment method.
  • If the parent or player cannot participate because they have been asked to quarantine or are sick, then a refund would not be given.

Weather Policy: Games and Practices are subject to be canceled due to weather. Games and practices may not be made up and no refunds will be given due to weather.

For questions or concerns, email Sports Director: [email protected]


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
8/13/24 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 75.00$ 150.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
05/06/24 - 06/29/24
BOYS
Registration
Closed
11/02/24 - 12/21/24
BOYS
Registration
Closed
Opens on 08/13/24
11/02/24 - 12/21/24
GIRLS
Registration
Closed
Opens on 08/13/24

Indian Land 3 & 4 Year Old

Indian Land YMCA
5/18/24 - 12/21/24
VIEW

The Indian Land YMCA Youth Flag Football League is for ages 3-12. This youth recreational league program allows participants of all levels a chance to play. At the Y, every child plays at least half of every game. The leagues will emphasize football skill development, good sportsmanship, character development, teamwork, and FUN!

PRACTICES & GAMES

3 & 4 age divisions will do a practice/play. They have a 20-minute practice and then a game directly after the practice on  Saturdays. These Practice/Play Games will start on Saturday, Nov. 2nd.

YMCA-PROVIDED EQUIPMENT

Jerseys and Shorts must be ordered before the first game. You can use this link to order your jersey.

https://augustasportswear.tuosystems.com/stores/ymcaofupperpalmetto

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Team/Coach info will be EMAILED on October 16th.

Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, October 15th @ 6:00 pm

Other Equipment Required: Cleats

We will break on October 31st. Make up day for this date is Friday, November 1st. We will not have practices OR games the week of Thanksgiving (Nov. 25-30)

Last Games/Awards Day: December 21st

Game Schedules will be posted on our sports website,

Indianlandysports.com, on or before, October 25th.

 

Other Information

Sick Policy: If your child shows any flu-like symptoms, please do not attend practice or games. Your child may return to practice and games when there are no symptoms.

  • If the YMCA has to cancel any programming due to government mandate in the State of South Carolina or if the YMCA chooses to cancel due to rising cases or exposure within the program, then we would offer participants the option to have an online credit placed on their account or for a full refund back to their original payment method.
  • If the parent or player cannot participate because they have been asked to quarantine or are sick, then a refund would not be given.

Weather Policy: Games and Practices are subject to be canceled due to weather. Games and practices may not be made up and no refunds will be given due to weather.

What to Expect for this age group:

  1. Introduction to Passing
  2. Introduction to Catching
  3. Introduction to Rushing
  4. Introduction to Defense

Expect to see staff and coaches having fun and trying to herd cats. The goal is to create a fun experience so the child continues to play the sport in the future. Ifs it’s not fun, kids will lose interest at this age.

Contact Information: Troy Love, Program Director
E:   [email protected]

 

 

Flag Football - 3 & 4 Year Old

Available Sessions

Date(s)
05/18/24 - 06/29/24
Sa
Registration
Closed on
05/11/2024
11/02/24 - 12/21/24
Sa
Registration
will open on
08/13/2024

Indian Land 5 & 6 Year Old

Indian Land YMCA
5/18/24 - 12/21/24
VIEW

The Indian Land YMCA Youth Flag Football League is for ages 3-12. This youth recreational league program allows participants of all levels a chance to play. At the Y, every child plays at least half of every game. The leagues will emphasize football skill development, good sportsmanship, character development, teamwork, and FUN!

PRACTICES & GAMES

5 & 6 age divisions will do a practice/play. They have a 20-minute practice and then a game directly after the practice on  Saturdays. These Practice/Play Games will start on Saturday, November 2nd.

YMCA-PROVIDED EQUIPMENT

Jerseys and Shorts must be ordered before the first game. Please use this link to order your jersey.

https://augustasportswear.tuosystems.com/stores/ymcaofupperpalmetto

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Team/Coach info will be EMAILED on October 16th.

Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, October 15th @ 6:00 pm

Other Equipment Required: Cleats

We will break on October 31st. Make up day for this date is Friday, November 1st. We will not have practices OR games the week of Thanksgiving (Nov. 25-30)

Last Games/Awards Day: December 21st

 

Other Information

Sick Policy: If your child is showing any flu-like symptoms, please do not attend practice or games. Your child may return to practice and games when there are no symptoms.

  • If the YMCA has to cancel any programming due to government mandate in the State of South Carolina or if the YMCA chooses to cancel due to rising cases or exposure within the program, then we would offer participants the option to have an online credit placed on their account or for a full refund back to their original payment method.
  • If the parent or player cannot participate because they have been asked to quarantine or are sick, then a refund would not be given.

Weather Policy: Games and Practices are subject to be canceled due to weather. Games and practices may not be made up and no refunds will be given due to weather.

What to Expect for this age group:

  1. Intermediate Passing
  2. Intermediate Catching
  3. Intermediate Running
  4. Intermediate Defense

Kids will start to learn fundamentals at this age level. The importance of this age is to learn. Coaches are looking to introduce all aspects of offense while promoting growth on and off the field.

Contact Information: Troy Love, Program Director
E:   [email protected]

 

Flag Football - 5 & 6 Year Old

Available Sessions

Date(s)
05/18/24 - 06/29/24
Sa
Registration
Closed on
05/11/2024
11/02/24 - 12/21/24
Sa
Registration
will open on
08/13/2024

Indian Land 7 & 8 Year Old

Indian Land YMCA
5/6/24 - 12/21/24
VIEW

The Indian Land YMCA Youth Flag Football League is for ages 3-12. This program is a youth recreational league that allows participants of all levels a chance to play. At the Y, every child plays at least half of every game. The leagues will emphasize football skill development, good sportsmanship, character development, teamwork, and FUN!

PRACTICES & GAMES

One-hour practices are scheduled Monday-Thursday between 5:30 pm-9:00 pm

Jerseys and Shorts must be ordered before the first game. You can use this link to order your jersey.

https://augustasportswear.tuosystems.com/stores/ymcaofupperpalmetto

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Team/Coach info will be EMAILED on October 16th.

Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, October 15th @ 6:00 pm

Other Equipment Required: Cleats

We will break on October 31st. Make up day for this date is Friday, November 1st. We will not have practices OR games the week of Thanksgiving (Nov. 25-30)

Last Games/Awards Day: December 21st

 

Other Information

Sick Policy: If your child shows any flu-like symptoms, please do not attend practice or games. Your child may return to practice and games when there are no symptoms.

  • If the YMCA has to cancel any programming due to government mandate in the State of South Carolina or if the YMCA chooses to cancel due to rising cases or exposure within the program, then we would offer participants the option to have an online credit placed on their account or for a full refund back to their original payment method.
  • If the parent or player cannot participate because they have been asked to quarantine or are sick, then a refund would not be given.

Weather Policy: Games and Practices are subject to be canceled due to weather. Games and practices may not be made up and no refunds will be given due to weather.

What to Expect for this age group:

  1. Introduction to Positions
  2. Pass Routes/Offensive Plays
  3. Introduction to Defensive Coverage

At this age level, the fundamentals are a little more fine-tuned, allowing for positions and play-calling to be involved. Expect players to understand positions and coaches to implement plays from the sidelines. More importantly, they will have fun and develop a love for the game.

Contact Information: Troy Love, Program Director
E:   [email protected]

 

Flag Football - 7 & 8 Year Old

Available Sessions

Date(s)
05/06/24 - 06/29/24
Registration
Closed on
05/11/2024
11/02/24 - 12/21/24
Registration
will open on
08/13/2024

Indian Land 9 & 10 Year Old

Indian Land YMCA
5/6/24 - 12/21/24
VIEW

The Indian Land YMCA Youth Flag Football League is for ages 3-12. This program is a youth recreational league that allows participants of all levels a chance to play. At the Y, every child plays at least half of every game. The leagues will emphasize football skill development, good sportsmanship, character development, teamwork, and FUN!

PRACTICES & GAMES

One-hour practices are scheduled Monday-Thursday between 5:30 pm-9:00 pm

YMCA-PROVIDED EQUIPMENT

Jerseys and Shorts must be ordered before the first game. You can use this link to order your jersey.

https://augustasportswear.tuosystems.com/stores/ymcaofupperpalmetto

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Team/Coach info will be EMAILED on October 16th.

Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, October 15th @ 6:00 pm

Other Equipment Required: Cleats

We will break on October 31st. Make up day for this date is Friday, November 1st. We will not have practices OR games the week of Thanksgiving (Nov. 25-30)

Last Games/Awards Day: December 21st

 

Other Information

Sick Policy: If your child shows any flu-like symptoms, please do not attend practice or games. Your child may return to practice and games when there are no symptoms.

  • If the YMCA has to cancel any programming due to government mandate in the State of South Carolina or if the YMCA chooses to cancel due to rising cases or exposure within the program, then we would offer participants the option to have an online credit placed on their account or for a full refund back to their original payment method.
  • If the parent or player cannot participate because they have been asked to quarantine or are sick, then a refund would not be given.

Weather Policy: Games and Practices are subject to be canceled due to weather. Games and practices may not be made up and no refunds will be given due to weather.

What to Expect for this age group:

  1. Intermediate Positions
  2. Intermediate Pass Routes/Offensive Plays
  3. Intermediate Defensive Coverage
  4. Introduction to Zone Coverages
  5. Advanced Catching

This is where motor skills are more refined. Children now can think in advance and begin to anticipate where the ball will be, as well as have the ability to stay at tasks longer. Children can identify with a team and begin to make friends. Socialization becomes very important. This is where “traditional” football is beginning and players will be able to identify all aspects of the game. Repetition of skills becomes very important.

Contact Information: Troy Love, Program Director
E:   [email protected]

 

Flag Football - 9 - 10 Year Old

Available Sessions

Date(s)
05/06/24 - 06/29/24
Registration
Closed on
05/11/2024
10/21/24 - 12/21/24
Registration
will open on
08/13/2024

Indian Land 11 & 12 Year Old

Indian Land YMCA
5/6/24 - 12/21/24
VIEW

The Indian Land YMCA Youth Flag Football League is for ages 3-12. This program is a youth recreational league that allows participants of all levels a chance to play. At the Y, every child plays at least half of every game. The leagues will emphasize football skill development, good sportsmanship, character development, teamwork, and FUN!

PRACTICES & GAMES

One-hour practices are scheduled Monday-Thursday between 5:30 pm-9:00 pm

Jerseys and Shorts must be ordered before the first game. You can use this link to order your jersey.

https://augustasportswear.tuosystems.com/stores/ymcaofupperpalmetto

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Team/Coach info will be EMAILED on October 16th.

Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, October 15th @ 6:00 pm

Other Equipment Required: Cleats

We will break on October 31st. Make up day for this date is Friday, November 1st. We will not have practices OR games the week of Thanksgiving (Nov. 25-30)

Last Games/Awards Day: December 21st

 

Other Information

Sick Policy: If your child shows any flu-like symptoms, please do not attend practice or games. Your child may return to practice and games when there are no symptoms.

  • If the YMCA has to cancel any programming due to government mandate in the State of South Carolina or if the YMCA chooses to cancel due to rising cases or exposure within the program, then we would offer participants the option to have an online credit placed on their account or for a full refund back to their original payment method.
  • If the parent or player cannot participate because they have been asked to quarantine or are sick, then a refund would not be given.

Weather Policy: Games and Practices are subject to be canceled due to weather. Games and practices may not be made up and no refunds will be given due to weather.

What to Expect for this age group:

  1. Introduction to Positions
  2. Pass Routes/Offensive Plays
  3. Introduction to Defensive Coverage

At this age level, the fundamentals are a little more fine-tuned, allowing for positions and play-calling to be involved. Expect players to understand positions and coaches to implement plays from the sidelines. More importantly, they will have fun and develop a love for the game.

Contact Information: Troy Love, Program Director
E:   [email protected]

Flag Football - 11 & 12 Year Old

Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
11/9/23 11/10/27 Online / Front Desk $ 75.00$ 150.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
05/06/24 - 06/29/24
Registration
Closed on
05/11/2024
10/21/24 - 12/21/24
Registration
will open on
08/13/2024

 

Angie Smith

Angie Smith, is a gifted writer, encourager and loving mother of four. Together with her husband, former NFL player Steve Smith, they established The Steve Smith Family Foundation, which is dedicated to providing hope and inspiration to those in need while advancing causes  close to the family’s heart – Promoting family health & wellness as well as the awareness and prevention of domestic violence.

In 2022, The Steve Smith Foundation and Mecklenburg County partnered to create Charlotte’s first behavioral health urgent care, a 24/7, 365 urgent care facility dedicated to mental health and substance abuse needs.

Angie’s commitment to her family, transparency and unselfishness, by putting other’s needs before her own, is an inspiration to all of us!

Alan Tyson

Alan Tyson is the President Architech Sports and Physical Therapy. He was the former Vice President of Sports Performance and Rehabilitation for OrthoCarolina. He is a physical therapist board certified as a sports clinical specialist, a certified athletic trainer and certified strength and conditioning specialist. He has worked with the Charlotte Knights (AAA affiliate of the Chicago White Sox) and continues to serve as a consultant to the team. Alan is also a consultant with the Carolina Panthers and Charlotte Eagles.

Alan has spoken regionally and nationally on various training topics including the foot and ankle, spine care, hip and knee rehabilitation, and he has developed two continuing education courses on the shoulder. He has written 3 books and developed specific training programs for the female athlete, the baseball pitcher, and for football players preparing for the NFL combines. Alan is also an associate editor of the National Strength and Conditioning Journal. He co-hosted a weekly radio show “Health Headlines” on 1110AM WBT with Stacey Sims and Dr. Russ Greenfield for 3 years.

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Now, with a cookbook deal and cash grand prize, Antoinette is forging ahead on her culinary adventure, driven by the desire to prove herself and inspire her daughter.