Tackle Football News & Events
We are planning a simple Welcome Back BBQ this Thursday …July 26th at practice. WEATHER PERMITTING Hot Dogs / Drinks and a small treat for … Read more…
Tackle Football Training camp begins this week for all ages – Tyke, Mosquito and PeeWee. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Stonecrest … Read more…
West Carleton Wolverine Football registration will be on the evenings of May 7th and May 9th. It will be a 3 step process this year. … Read more…
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
- All coaches are mandated to take the “Making headway in sport online course”
- All coaches are mandated to be certified in Football Canada’s “Safe contact course”
- Each team has a trainer who has been trained in first aid procedures.
The Fees for 2018 will by$400.00, payable at Registration. Of the $400.00 there will be included a $100.00 fundraising fee that is charged up front. Players will be given raffle tickets to sell during the season to make up the fund-raising fee if they wish.
$50.00 OFA (Ontario Football Alliance fee) …payable online, details to follow
Your fees include:
- Full season of play
- Participation in our 4 week spring camp
- All equipment to play except for footwear
- End of season banquet ticket
- $100.00 mandatory fundraising fee ….players will receive raffle tickets in September they can sell and recoup that cost
The West Carleton Wolverines provide all the equipment needed to play except shoes. A pair of football cleats are most preferable.
Our league mandates how many players are allowed on a season’s roster. If the number of players registered exceeds that amount, cuts will need to be made after the coaches have had the opportunity to assess all the players and the team. Cuts will be made based on ability, attitude and attendance to practices.
During the late May – June timeframe we will run a 9 week spring practice camp. This will take place at Stonecrest Elementary School, 3791 Stonecrest Road, Woodlawn, ON K0A 3M0
Once football resumes in July, we practice Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 6:30-8:30. This will take place at Stonecrest Elementary School, 3791 Stonecrest Road, Woodlawn, ON K0A 3M0
Once Labour day weekend arrives and school begins, we practice only 2 nights of the week-Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6:30-8:30. Once fall sets in and we need lights in order to practice, we move to the Kinburn Community Centre, 3045 Kinburn Side Road, Kinburn, ON
Games are played once a week during the regular season. They take place on Saturdays and Sundays. Our home field for games is West Carleton High School. Away games are played through out the National Capital Region. Field locations for other clubs can be found at the NCAFA website
We recognize that many of our players play other sports as well-this is what makes them well rounded athletes. The Wolverines strive to accommodate the commitments necessary to various sports providing it is fair to all teams involved. Please inform your coach of the other sports you are participating in and potential conflicts.