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PAFA Tackle Equipment Pick Up: July 9

PAFA players need to be present at one of the below equipment handout dates to be weighed and fitted for equipment.

  • (Primary) Monday, July 9, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Community Center.  
  • (Back-Up) Monday, July 30, immediately following the first practice, Community Center

 Please bring to equipment handout the following:

  • A check in the amount of $350 made out to PAFA for the equipment rental/reconditioning fee and the balance of the registration fees.
  • A check in the amount of $300 made out to PAFA for the equipment deposit. This check should be post-dated for October 31, and will be returned to you at the end of the season when you return the equipment in good condition.
  • First Time Players: if you are new to PAFA (did not play last year), a copy of the player’s birth certificate is required before equipment is received.

Registration Information

For the 2018 season, PAFA will offer tackle football for grades 3-8, and flag football for grades 3-6. Pee-Wee flag football registration (K-2) will continue to be managed through the Palatine Park District.

Registration is open for the 2018 PAFA Flag football season through July 15.  Please click here for more information about flag football.  To register, please copy and paste the following link into your Internet browser:

We are still accepting players at all PAFA Tackle divisions on a wait list. Please contact Tanya Tyska at if interested in registering your son for PAFA tackle football.  

Important Dates for PAFA Tackle

  • Equipment pick up:  July 9 (if unable to pick up July 9, players can pick up equipment after the first night of practice July 30)
  • First day of practice/parent meeting: July 30 - all players report to Ost Field, parent meeting at the start of practice
  • Party in the Park/football scrimmages:  Aug. 18
  • Regular season games begin:  Aug. 25/26
  • Super Bowl weekend: Nov. 10/11, Benedictine University, Lisle