Message from Pete Ackerley Thank you to everyone who joined the recent Q&A session which followed our AGM. For those who were not able to participate, a recording of the session is available here.(Please note that you will need to download the recording from a WeTransfer link and due to a technical issue the welcoming remarks…Details
Message from Chief Executive Pete Ackerley The last few days have seen a number of announcements relating to restrictions across England, Scotland and Wales that impact on our sport. You can find the updated position for each nation below. Yesterday I attended calls with DCMS officials and ministers and leaders of other National Governing Bodies…Details
Thursday, June 4, 2020 New guidance on outdoor training In our last update, on 28 May, we said that we would keep the situation with the season suspension and return to play under constant review in line with any new advice from the Government. Many of you will have noted the Government issued further guidance…Details
BAFA and BAFCA have today (11 February 2020) issued a Disciplinary Statement regarding one of its members. https://www.britishamericanfootball.org/downloads/2020_02_11%20-%20BAFA%20Statement%20(1).pdf Continuing to make American football in Britain fair and safe for everyone is of utmost priority as our great game grows and develops. BAFA and BAFCA takes any issues related to safeguarding, discipline and fairness extremely seriously. Anyone with concerns…Details
Notice to British American Football Coaches Association Members regarding Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) on Saturday 22nd February 2020 at 11am. (BAFCA EGM will follow BAFA EGM which commences at 10am) Venue: St Michael’s C of E High School, Curral Road, Rowley Regis, West Midlands, B65 9AN Please click Download Document below for details of EGM,…Details
It has been brought to our attention that coaches are actively recruiting players under the age of 18 for University, Adult and Academy Programmes. To safeguard both the young person and you as a coach, BAFCA would like to highlight the following appropriate methods of contact.
The 2020 Coaching Convention is coming. From the 3rd to the 5th of July, we’ll be at Loughborough University, and we hope you will be too.Check back for updates on guests and speakers (including NFL Coaches) as we announce.
Firstly, the BAFCA Board would like to Thank and Congratulate the 500 plus coaches that have already updated their BAFCA qualification by completing the USA Football Youth Tackle Certification. Five additional CPD points will be awarded to all of the coaches.However, we are aware that a number of coaches who currently would be suspended have…Details
BAFCA are excited to announce the launch of a new Coaching App at #BAFCAConvention19 in partnership with AQ Coach @athlete_era An individual coach purchasing the app is around £70 but BAFCA are working with AQ and have bulked purchased to cut the cost by more than half. Coaches will be able to purchase an access code…Details