Optimist Youth Football tackle leagues are based upon age and weight.
AGE CUT-OFF FOR OYF PLAYERS IS MIDNIGHT ON SEPTEMBER 1ST OF THE CURRENT YEAR.
|League/Age Group*||Maximum Allowed Weight at Registration||Maximum Allowed Weight at Jamboree|
(8 year old)
|90 lbs||100 lbs|
(9 year old)
|105 lbs||115 lbs|
(10 year old)
|120 lbs||130 lbs|
(11 year old)
|135 lbs||145 lbs|
(12 year old)
|150 lbs||160 lbs|
* Player's exceeding the maximum weight for his/her age will have the option to advance to a higher age league but they must meet the weight requirement for that league. No player can advance more than two age brackets - no exceptions.
Below you can find answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.
Q: What gear does Mountain Home Optimist provide?
A: We supply all game jersey's, helmets and shoulder pads. Players must provide cleats and football pants or white shorts for flag players.
Q: What are the weight restrictions, (without gear)?
8 year old: 90 lbs
9 year old: 105 lbs
10 year old: 120 lbs
11 year old: 135 lbs
12 year old: 150 lbs
Q: How do I become a coach?
A: Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: Does Mountain Home Optimist have a Face Book page?
A: Yes, we do have a FB page. Find a link at the bottom of every webpage or search "Mountain Home Idaho Optimist Football and Cheer" on Facebook.
What You Need To Know About Registering Your Child:
PLEASE READ EVERYTHING
2016 Sign Up Fees:
Tackle (8-12 year olds) $85
Cheer (7-12 year olds) $75
All football players MUST bring a copy of birth certificate to sign ups.
If you're interested in registering please contact us at email@example.com
Registration is open the month of May. Sign up online and bring your participant to one of the dates below. Weigh In Dates: May 13th from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm May 21th from 8:00 am - noon Located at the Hampton Inn Suites Question? Contact us