Competition Information

This is an invitation to participate in the 2018 NIRSA Championship Series Flag Football National Championships hosted by the University of West Florida in Pensacola, Florida.

Divisions of Competition


All team members must be enrolled in a minimum of six (6) credit hours for the semester to qualify for Men, Women, or Co-Rec at the collegiate level. Dates of play will be announced at a later date. There is a mandatory captains' meeting for collegiate teams, which will be held at 6:45 PM on Thursday, January 4th, at Ashton Brosnaham Park.


All other participants are invited to participate in the Open Division. This includes teams with faculty and/or staff members or military applications. Dates of play will be announced at a later date.


Games will be played under NIRSA rules. This will be a 3 or 4 team pool play tournament with the top two teams out of each pool advancing to a single elimination playoff. We will be guaranteeing a 2 game minimum to all teams. Men's/Women's rosters are limited to 15 players and co-rec rosters are limited to 16 players. Collegiate rosters must be received no later than Friday, December 8th at 5:00 PM.

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Collegiate Participant Eligibility

Entry Fee


Entry fee is $400 per team. All collegiate entry fees must be processed through no later than Friday, December 8th, at 5:00 PM. Fees are not refundable unless there are teams on a waiting list. There will be a late fee of $50 assessed to teams who pay after December 8th.


Entry fee is $400 per team. The registration deadline is Wednesday, January 3rd. You will pay a $50 deposit at the time of registration. Your card will be charged the additional $350 if your team registers for the tournament and does not show up to play. Teams have until Thursday, January 4th at 5:00 PM to notify us if your team cannot play in the tournament. The card on file will be charged the remainder of the entry fee if you do not notify us before January 4th or if payment is not received before your first game.


All tournament events will take place at:

Ashton Brosnaham Park
10370 Ashton Brosnaham Drive
Pensacola, FL 32534