What is the National 7v7 Football Association?
The National 7v7 Football Association (NFA7v7) is the governing body of 7v7 football dedicated to improving the game and providing improved playing opportunities, using consistent rules, and allowing players, coaches, media and spectators to take part in this great sport.
Most players and coaches join the association to find outstanding competition and play in tournaments at the highest level, however the benefits go far beyond. There are multiple levels of membership to the NFA7v7:
- Event Organizer Membership is FREE and is for those members looking to conduct NFA7v7 Official Events. An official event micro-site, online registration capabilities and online media credentialing are just a few of the benefits associated with this membership.
- Coach Membership is $30 and allows for access to the NFA7v7 newsletter, online tournament registration, Member ID card, NFA7v7 lanyard, IMG7v7 eligibility, a customized team page, Under Armour discount offers, and more.
- Player "All American" Membership is $30 and is for those players interested in taking their game to the next level. Membership includes individual accident insurance at NFA7v7 Official Tournaments, Member ID card, NFA7v7 lanyard, Under Armour/IMG7v7 compression T-shirt, IMG7v7 eligibility, Under Armour discount offers, and more.
How do I join?
Memberships are available now!
Joining the NFA7v7 can be done quickly and easily at www.NFA7v7.com. Just submit an online membership form and it's done. After submitting your form, you'll receive a confirmation email that includes your NFA7v7 Member ID # and a summary of the information entered on the membership form. Members will also be mailed a Membership ID Card and Player members will receive some additional membership items with regards to accident insurance.
What age do you have to be to compete in the NFA7v7 Club Division?
Player Membership is open to all current high school students under the age of 19 and have not yet started college. Students who have graduated from high school may only play until July 31 of the season directly following high school graduation regardless of age.
2014/2015 Memberships expire on September 1, 2015.
What age do you have to be to compete in the NFA7v7 Future STARS Division?
To be eligible for the Future STARS division, players must be 15 years old or younger. If a player turns 16 on or before September 1 of that year, he is not eligible. All players will be required to produce a copy of their birth certificates for participation at the IMG7v7 National Championship.
The Future STARS division is not exclusive based on grade, as long as they meet the age requirements. This division is intended to include both 8th graders and freshmen in high school.
What tournaments can I play in with the National 7v7 Football Association?
Members can play in any NFA7v7 Official Tournaments. There will be a variety of Official Qualifying Events as well as several IMG7v7 Regional events and the coveted IMG7v7 National Championship. For a full schedule of events please click here.
What injuries does my All American membership insurance cover?
Click HERE for a complete explanation of the insurance coverage, deductible amounts, coverage limits, effective applications, etc.
Where can I find my NFA7v7 Membership #?
Membership information will be mailed to you within two weeks of receiving your online application.
What credit cards can I use to pay for membership & tournament entry fees?
Paypal as well as Visa, MasterCard and American Express are accepted for membership. Each Official NFA7v7 event will accept payment in a different form. Please refer to that event's webpage (click here) for specific payment details.
How do I change the team I play for?
How do I know if my team has been accepted to play in a tournament?
Every time a coach registers for an event, they will receive a confirmation email confirming entry. Please check with your coach to confirm entry into the tournament.
Is there a limit to the number of teams I can play on?
Is there a limit to the number of teams I can coach?
Yes, each coach can only be on one team during the NFA7v7 season.
How does my team qualify for the IMG7v7 National Championship?
Teams must compete in Official Qualifying events sanctioned by NFA7v7. Depending on the tournament, a select number of teams will qualify/be invited to compete at the IMG7v7 National Championship.
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