Flag Leaders Award this weekend

This weekend the Chichester Sharks are pleased to be hosting a NFL Flag Football Leaders Award day for individuals looking to achieve their coaching qualification ready for the inaugural 2008 BAFL Flag season.The course is to be held on Saturday 23rd February at Christ’s Hospital School in Horsham, West Sussex. Run by Accredited Tutor, Philippe Crisp, the course involves both practical and theoretical elements, and participants require no previous coaching experience.The Leaders Award is the basic level coaching qualification recognised by BAFA. Each team must have at least one member who holds (at least) this level of qualification, on the sidelines of league games this year.Seven members of the Chichester Sharks squad will be participating, along with a number of others, including representatives from fellow BAFL Flag clubs, Mildenhall Mayhem…
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Our Shark in the Desert

As most of you will know, Ben has been in the States now for a nearly a month. And if any of you have been touch with him you'll know that the jammy so-and-so has been very busy on the sporting front!In his own words, here is how the first month has gone...Attention sports fans, the single greatest sporting event is upon us again, gracing the state of Arizona with its presence for the final showdown of the season.SUPER BOWL 42And who has tickets?? None other than yours truly, not just any tickets, Corporate tickets, including FREE food and drink and a lovely box with a balcony to watch the game. (My Uncle is the president of technology at American Express)This Shark's a long way from local waters but has…
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Want to be a qualified coach?

Interested in earning a coaching qualification?Dayle is in the process of confirming plans to host a Flag Leader's Award course at Christ's Hospital in Horsham. The Leader's Award is the basic level coaching qualification recognised by BAFA - our new governing body. Each team must have at least one qualified coach on the sideline during games - ideally, we'd like to have several capable of filling that role, not just for games but to improve our training sessions.The date that Dayle has agreed with the NFL for this is Saturday 23 February, and the cost to each participant is £15. (A £5 discount will apply to those aged 16/17 years.) The course is delivered in a matter of hours, it involves both practical and theoretical elements, and participants require no…
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