Flag Football

Flag Football is a sport that has the excitement of football without the sometimes rough physicality. At the 2010 National Games in Nebraska, Flag Football was held as a demonstration sport. In 2014 USA Games Flag Football was one of the 12 sports offered. Athlete training takes place in late spring and throughout the summer.

Find a Special Olympics Area program near you to participate. Contact your Region Director if you're interested in starting this sport in your Area.

The official Special Olympics North America Flag Football rules are available here.