Summer Programs: CARD Sports Institutes (CSI)
We miss our sports leagues! We are starting are excited to be offering a Flag Football League for 3rd-5th & 6th-8th graders. This 6 week league will feature one practice a week and one game a week (5 game guarantee) at DeGarmo Park. Each player will receive a team shirt on-site before their first game.
Each team will be coached by a paid CARD staff, trained in COVID guidelines and our Youth Sports expectations highlighting a love of the game.
Space is limited due to COVID restrictions, field availability and staff.
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, March 31 or when league fills, whichever comes first.
3rd-5th Grade I 4/13-5/19 I Practices on Tuesdays, Games on Wednesdays I $89 I Click here to register
6th-8th Grade I 4/13-5/19 I Practices on Tuesdays, Games on Wednesdays I $89 I Click here to register
FOR CARD YOUTH & ADULT LEAGUES COVID REQUIREMENTS, please review www.chicorec.com/athletics.
COMMUNICATIONS: CARD and your coach will be using email as the primary form of communication. Please make sure to check your junk mail if you do not receive any correspondence from an @chicorec.com email by 4/2.
TEAM FORMATION: Teams will be formed by skills evaluations. Each player must be registered and attend a skills evaluation before they will be eligible to be placed on a team. You will be emailed your assigned skills evaluation time by Friday, April 2.
Buddy requests must be made during the registration process (there is a question for buddy requests when you register) and will not be accepted after registration is complete. Only one buddy request is allowed per player and "buddies" must request each other to be valid.
TEAM UPDATES: Your coach will email you an with your specific team information (introduction, team reminders and updates) by 4/9 by 5PM.
PRACTICES: Practice requests are not available. Please make sure your player is available at the below days/times. To limit the number of people on-site, parent/guardians are not allowed to stay on-site during practices. All players and spectators must leave site immediately after team is done with practices/games (please do not linger).
- Each teams will practice an hour and a half, on Tuesdays at DeGarmo Park, from 4/13-5/18. Practice times will vary by team between 4-7PM.
GAMES: Games will be held on Field 3 & Field 4 at DeGarmo Park. Make sure to visit www.ChicoRec.com/fields one hour before each scheduled game to confirm field and weather conditions. To limit the number of people on-site, only ONE parent/guardian per player is allowed to attend games. All players and spectators must leave site immediately after team is done with practices/games (please do not linger).
- 3rd-5th GRADE: Click here for the 3rd-5th Grade Game Schedule.
- 6th-8th GRADE: Click here for the 6th-8th Grade Game Schedule
- Each team will play one game a week on Wednesdays at DeGarmo Park, with a 5 game guarantee from 4/21-5/19. Game times will vary for each team each week, between 4-7:30PM.
- Spectators must sit on the opposite sideline of players & staff, be masked at all times, and maintain social distancing between households. Bring your own chair!
UNIFORMS: Team shirts will be handed out to players on-site at their first game. Mouth guards must be provided by the participant, to be worn during practices and games.
COVID REQUIREMENTS: Please visit www.ChicoRec.com/athletics for all COVID requirements. Masks are required at all times for players, staff, parents and anyone on site. Players will each be assigned a "break area" that they can go to if they need to remove their mask at any time. Social distancing is required by all spectators in the program area. Hand sanitizer will be used during all breaks in practices, before/after games, and in between sets.