Casper Midget Football Association
May 2017
Dear Parents
CMFA REGISTRATION INFORMATION

GRADE REQUIREMENTS:

As of the start of the season, to be eligible to participate, a youth must be in grade 5 and not have reached their 12th birthday by September 1, 2017, or in grade 6 and not have reached their 13th birthday by September 1, 2017. A copy of a birth certificate may be required for proof of birth date. All participants can play for only two years in the program, and will be assigned to the same team as a 6th grader that they played on as a 5th grader.


EARLY REGISTRATION:

Registrations received by August 1st will insure the most favorable team assignment. Team assignments are by school attended if possible. Any school information found to be intentionally falsified to change the team assignment will result in that child being removed from the program. Send registration and $100.00 fee in as soon as possible.


REGISTRATION DEADLINE:

Registrations are considered late (and subject to $25 late fee) after 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 23rd and will not be accepted, unless approved by the CMFA President, after 8:00 pm Friday, September 6th. Late registrants are not guaranteed a place on the same team as school mates.


EQUIPMENT ISSUE:

6th Grade Equipment Issue-Tuesday, August 15th @5:30 - 7:30 PM at Washington Park.
5th Grade Equipment Issue -Wednesday, August 16th @5:30 - 7:30 PM at Washington Park.
Late Equipment Issue both grades - Wednesday, August 23rd @ 5:30 - 7:00 PM at Washington Park.

No equipment will be issued before these dates.


CMFA FUNDAMENTALS CAMP:

Natrona County High School and CMFA will hold a football fundamentals camp Tuesday, August 22nd through Thursday, August 24th, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The camp is not mandatory, however, all registrants are encouraged to attend and the registration fee is includes the cost of the camp.


EQUIPMENT:

If there is an equipment problem during the season, please call 473-8674 and leave your name and number. Your call will be returned and you will be instructed when the equipment room will be open.

INSURANCE:

CMFA carries a health and accident policy that is secondary to the participant’s personal coverage for claims while in our program. This policy is through USA Football and National Union Fire Insurance Co.

TEAM NOTIFICATIONS:

Coaches will contact players between August 25sup>th and August 27sup>th. The first day of practice will be Monday, August 28th.

























CASPER MIDGET FOOTBALL REGISTRATION FORM

RETURN THIS FORM AND $100.00 REGISTRATION FEE TO:
CMFA, P.O. BOX 1114, CASPER, WY 82602


PLAYER NAME:
2017 GRADE:
BIRTHDATE:
DID YOU PLAY LAST YEAR:
WHICH TEAM WERE YOU ON:
SCHOOL:
HOME PHONE:
OTHER PHONE:
ADDRESS:
PARENT(S) NAME(S):
EMERGENCY CONTACT:
CONTACT NUMBER:
PARENT'S CODE OF ETHICS:

I hereby pledge to provide positive support, care and encouragement for by following this Parent’s Code of Ethics:
  1. I will encourage good sportsmanship by demonstrating positive support for all players and coaches at every game, practice or other team session.
  2. I will place the emotional and physical well-being of my child ahead of any personal desire to win.
  3. I will insist that my child play in a safe and healthy environment.
  4. I will provide positive support for coaches and officials working with my child.
  5. I will demand a drug, alcohol, and tobacco-free sports environment for my child.
  6. I will remember that the program is for children and not for adults.
  7. I will do my very best to make the sport fun for my child.
  8. I will ask my child to treat other players, coaches, fans and officials with respect regardless of race, creed, or ability.
  9. I will promise to help my child enjoy the youth sports experience within my personal constraints by being a respectful fan, providing transportation, or whatever I am capable of doing.
  10. I will require that my child’s coach be trained in the responsibilities of being a youth sports coach and role model and that the coaches abide by the Coaches Code of Ethics.




PARENT OR GUARDIAN CONSENT:

I\We give our permission for to participate in CMFA activities realizing that such activity involves the potential for injury. I\We acknowledge that even with the best coaching, using the most advanced equipment, and observance of the rules, injuries still occur. I\We acknowledge that my\our child is not required to have a physical exam and will agree to notify the Coach of any physical condition that CMFA should be aware of.

I\We will hold CMFA harmless for any injuries or related costs which may occur. I\We acknowledge that I have read and fully understand the above.

EQUIPMENT ACCEPTANCE:

I ACCEPT, WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR, AND WILL RETURN CMFA EQUIPMENT ISSUED (VALUES AT $250) IN GOOD CONDITION. (IF NOT RETURNED CMFA WILL PURSUE THIS TO THE FULLEST EXTENT.)`
Parent/Guardian Singnature Date
Player Signature Date

CMFA USE ONLY: DO NOT WRITE BELOW THIS LINE


Helmet S/N______________________ Weight __________ Date Received____________