Fairfax Police Youth Club

Irish Football

NEW: Fall 2018

WELCOME TO FPYC IRISH FOOTBALL! 

Introducing one of the fastest-growing games on the planet—perfect for kids looking for FUN, with lots of running, scoring and total participation. 

WHAT IS IRISH FOOTBALL? 

  • One of the oldest games in the world, often called the original “beautiful game”
  • It’s a awesome mix of SOCCER, BASKETBALL, VOLLEYBALL, RUGBY, and TEAM HANDBALL
  • Played on a field with a goal and goal posts; the rules are easy for kids to understand
  • Lots of scoring...and everyone touches the ball!

GENERAL INFO

  • Beginning this fall, FPYC will offer Sunday-only clinics and matches for BOYS and GIRLS; format is designed for FUN and a GREAT WORKOUT. Perfect for cross-training. 
  • Elementary, Junior High and High School
  • Certified coaches

FORMAT

  • 90-minutes sessions: 30 minute drills and clinics, followed by 60-minute matches (if your child played FPYC flag football in the spring, it’s a similar format) 
  • Sunday afternoons at Providence Park in Fairfax City 
  • $85 registration, $75 per additinal child 

Please send any questions to the FPYC Irish Football league director, Mike McCarthy, at irishfootball@fpycsports.com