Author: Travis Burnett

Battle Points and Rankings Updated!

It's been a couple months since we announced our new Battle™ Points and Ranking system, and after a lot of tweaking the wait is finally over! Below is an explanation of how the points will work and what they'll be used for, followed by a link to the full rankings to check out! How do you earn...

Battle Dallas Schedules, Captain & Player Social + Arena Football Tickets

This weekend, Battle Dallas will feature top teams across Texas and neighboring states competing for large cash prizes and bids to the World Championships next Summer. Details have just been announced for the captains meeting and social the previous evening! CAPTAIN'S MEETING, PLAYER SOCIAL & ARENA FOOTBALL Friday night, we'll host a captains and player social at Kelly's at...

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What to expect for Battle Dallas: Preview & Changes

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Battle Dallas, a flag football tournament event featuring over $10,000 in cash prizes and formats/divisions for all ages and competitions level, is now less than 2 weeks away from starting! Registration ens this upcoming Saturday the 17th and divisions are filling up fast, so we wanted to give a quick update on what to expect as...

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All Proceeds for Battle Orlando and Blaster Battle Tees supporting Lena Simpson Family Fund

[vc_row][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_column_text]As many of you may have heard, Lena Simpson, our beloved photographer and friend, passed away in a tragic motor vehicle accident while returning from our most recent tournament in Battle Orlando last month. Lena is and was beloved by the flag football community and others across the country and our support is just one of...

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Flag Football World Championship Tour Signs TV Deal

The Flag Football World Championship Tour, FFWCT, has signed two industry veterans, David Voth of Leverage and Mike McKown of FocusedTV, to produce the 2017 Battle Circuit season broadcast programing on the NBC Sports Network and expand commercial efforts through mainstream sponsors and new revenue streams. The Flag Football World Championship Tour’s Battle Circuit features 10+ national...

Battle Orlando Schedule of Events Released!

Below is the official Battle Orlando schedule of events starting with Media Day at Universal Studios this Thursday through Championship Sunday! Thursday May 25th 1pm-5pm Media Day at Universal Studios Orlando at Hard Rock Café. (All players & Family are welcome) All Players can pick up Badges during Media Day. Location: 6000 Universal Blvd, Orlando Florida...

Blaster Battle to Break Records at Battle Orlando

Blaster Battle Event Details: DATE: Saturday, May 27th TIME: 7:30 PM (Doors open at 6 PM) LOCATION: Simmers Young Park - Winter Haven, Florida Also, For each order of the Blaster Battle Orlando Tee, while supplies last, receive a FREE NERF Gun at pickup at Battle Orlando this Memorial day! Buy yours now! In addition to a weekend filled with flag football, the founders...

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The Case for Flag Football as an Olympic Sport

The Olympics are unlike any other sporting competition on the planet. For 16 days, over 300 events representing 35 sports and every country on the planet compete to take home their prized medals, and I have looked forward to watching the Summer Olympics every 4 years since as far back as I can remember. But there's always...

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QUIZ: How well do you know Flag Football?

You think you know the sport of flag football? Since originating in the mid 1900's, flag football has recently risen in popularity to levels not seen since the NFL was involved in the late 1990's. With a variety of formats, rules and events being run across the world, there's alot to the sport that even some...

Rocksolid partners with the Flag Football World Championship Tour to promote Youth Safety

The Flag Football World Championship Tour hosts some of the largest flag football tournament events in the world, and Rocksolid has partnered with their flagship event Battle Orlando to provide soft-shell helmets at a reduced price for all participants! All youth divisions will be required to wear Rocksolid soft-shell helmets while playing, a move the FFWCT...

Battle Orlando Questions & Answers

The Battle Orlando $30,000 flag football tournament's registration opens tomorrow (Tuesday, Nov 1st) at 3pm EST, and we've had a couple questions asked lately that we wanted to address below with important information regarding registration, team rosters, payment and more! Let us know if you have any other questions we can address by posting in our...

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Battle Bama Schedules

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]UPDATED: Playoff Brackets below! 4man A 4man B Double elimination starting with Sinister vs. NFE at 9am on Field 4. 7man   8man   Below are the schedules for Battle Bama for Pool Play tomorrow! Playoff brackets will be posted and emailed out to each team and player who registered online tomorrow night, as well as on all our social media pages! FIELD LAYOUT   4v4   7v7 8v8 [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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Battle Bama Questions & Answers

The Battle Bama $15,000 flag football tournament is just around the corner on October 15-16, and we've had a couple questions asked lately that we wanted to address below with important information regarding registration, team rosters, payment and more! Let us know if you have any other questions we can address by emailing travis@ffwct.com! If you...

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The Rise of Womens Flag Football

“This is a man’s world – but it wouldn’t be nothing, nothing without a woman or a child.” echoes like a reverberating time machine. While many sports have accepted and embraced the participation of women, American Football remains a game reserved for only the overly-testosterone induced, jock; however like fleeting moments brushed away by the ticking...

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Kill Zone – 8on8 Flag Football Plays

Kill Zone is a modification of one of our teams most effective 8on8 flag football plays, with multiple options short, deep and on the run. It's highly effective with an above average runner as your primary QB (check out these QB tips here), but you don't have to be the best athlete in the world to...

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MOB – 5on5 Flag Football Plays

MOB is one of the most popular 5on5 flag football plays where handoffs & running are allowed, as it is extremely versatile, simple and effective.  Almost every team you face will switch to a zone flag football defense against a 4 bunch formation, typically a 2-2 or 3-1, which makes handoffs & throwbacks more difficult to...

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USFTL Announces some HUGE Changes to Next Years National Flag Football Tournament Event

The USFTL just dropped a big news announcement yesterday, announcing that it's annual USFTL National Flag Football Tournament Championships, typically held in Orlando, Florida, would be moving to Tampa starting this year! Below is the official announcement! MAY 13th, 2015 - Steep in tradition, the USFTL National Championship is the largest adult flag football event in the country and...

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What Makes a Good Flag Football Game Official?

By Darin Wissner - It's Just A Game Events Flag Football game officials get very little respect. In many cases, they haven't earned it.  Often, organizers simply ask their friends.  “It’s easy man! You know football, right?” Then these friends are put in to tough predicaments right away.  “Man, that is face guarding! You can’t do that.  That’s...

Best Flag Football Routes Tree

Guide to the Ultimate Flag Football Routes Tree

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Running flag football routes isn't too different from running traditional football routes, but there are some nuances & differences, along with common terms and names for them that many new players aren't familiar with.  Here is a list of 22 flag football routes, a football route tree that you can reference and some information to help...

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Base Crack Layers – 7on7 Flag Football Plays

Base Crack Layers from our 7on7 flag football plays collection is a fairly simple play to run and execute that has several options with easy reads.  Lining up in a traditional 2 blocker 3 receiver set, the quarterback sprints to his right immediately at the snap, while the slot receiver steps inside to pick the rusher...

Funny Flag Football Team Names

45 Funny Flag Football Team Names

Do you have an adult flag football league or tournament coming up and looking for some creative or funny flag football team names? Some of these were scoured from other suggestions thrown out out across the webisphere, others are my creations or personal favorites of tournaments past. Hopefully one of these will help! (Updated 2/20/2018) FUNNY FLAG FOOTBALL TEAM NAMES Multiple...