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FAQs (FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS)

Q: How much is the registration fee?

A: Flag Football registration is $200
Tackle Football registration is $300
Cheer registration is $350

All registration fees include AAU membership

Q: What is provided with the registration fee?

A: Flag registration includes: game jersey, shorts, and socks. All items are kept by the participant.

Tackle registration includes: helmet, shoulder pads, game jersey, game pants, and socks. All items, except the socks, are to be returned by the participant at the end of the season.

Cheer registration includes: uniform top & bottom, bloomers,crop top,bow, socks, shoes, practice t-shirts, and shorts. Uniform will be returned at the end of the season.

Q: Is there a sibling discount if I have more than one child participating?

A: Yes
1st child-full price(the higher registration fee will pay full price)
2nd child-10% discount
3+ child-15% discount

 

Please email the treasurer (misitmontesano@gmail.com) to ensure your pricing is arranged.

Q: Do you accept credit cards?

A: Yes. You can register through this site and pay via credit card or check. We also accept credit card payments face to face.

Participants will not be placed on a team roster until outstanding balance has been paid in full. If you are mailing in a payment it is recommended that you mail in a check or money order made payable to "Apopka Raptors AAU". The mailing address is PO Box 1493 Apopka, FL 32712.

Q: Do you allow refunds?

A: No.

Q: Can I register on line?

A: Yes. Please click the registration button at the top of this page.

Q: Is there a weight limit?

A: No. AAU football is unlimited weight with no position restrictions.

Q. What are your age divisions?

A. All ages are based on the participant's age on August 1

Flag: Ages 4-6
8U (Mighty Mites): Ages 7-8
10U (Pee Wee): Ages 9-10
12U (Jr. Varsity): Ages 11-12
14U (Varsity): Ages 13-14


Q: How may kids are on a team?

A: Roster sizes may vary:

Flag maximum is 20 participants.
8U (Mighty Mites) is 30 participants.
10U (Pee Wee) is 30 participants.
12U (Jr. Varsity) is 30 participants.
14U (Varsity) is 30 participants.

Any increase to these roster sizes is at the discretion of the Head Coach & the Executive Board. Cheer can have up to 65 participants per age group.

Q: Do you travel a lot?

A: No, AAU is not travel football. We have 8 regular season games. half are at our home location, the other half are away games at various locations throughout central Florida. 

Q: Where are practices held?

A: We practice at Dream Lake Elementary School

500 N Park Ave, Apopka, FL 32712

Q: What days do you practice, and for how long?

A: Prior to the start of school, practices are usually held Monday - Friday to accommodate mandatory conditioning requirements (10 hours). Once school starts, practices are held on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Q: When does the season start and how long does it run?

A: Conditioning starts August 1. The regular season lasts until late October. There are three playoff games and conclude in November. Depending on the team's performance we may qualify for the AAU League Based National Tournament. This is an annual tournament for tackle football held in early December in Davenport, FL. You should plan to be involved August 1st - mid-December.