The 2017 season starts soon, register now!

We are proud to announce that Bemidji Area Youth Tackle Football (BYF) will be starting another season for children in grades 3, 4 and 5 this coming fall 2017`.

ALL Bemidji Youth Football events, including games and practices will be held at the football fields behind Bemidji High School unless otherwise noted.

The first three weeks of practice/games is scheduled from 5:30pm-7:00pm to allow parents additional time to bring their child to practice. Once school has started (week 4), practice will held from 4:00pm- 5:30pm.

On behalf of all the coaches and board members, we thank the sponsors, parents and their families for their support.

Please consider donating a tax deductible contribution to Bemidji Youth Football.

Or mail your donation to:
Bemidji Youth Football
P.O. Box 2011
Bemidji, Mn 56619

Announcements & Upcoming Events

  • TBD- All Coach’s Meeting will be held at Lueken's North Conference Room 5:30pm. Please bring your signed Coach's Code of Conduct with you and your Heads Up Certification if you haven't already submitted it to us.
  • August 12th, 2017 - Equipment Day will be held at the Bemidji High School Commons from 9:00am - 1:00pm
    Parents Meeting in the Lumberjack room during your child's timeslot. The times for each grade is listed below.
    • 3rd Grade: 9:00am - 11am
    • 4th Grade: 11:00am - 1:00pm
    • 5th Grade: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
    • If you are unable to attend during your child's timeslot you may attend any of the other times listed.

If your child cannot attend equipment day they can get their equipment on the first day they can attend practices.

  • August 14th-17th, 2017 - Skills Camp will be held behind the Bemidji High School on the practice fields from 5-7pm.

    If you are unable to attend the equipment day, please contact BYF at 556-HIKE or email  as soon as possible.
  • August 21st-August 24th and August 28th–August 30th, 2017 – Practice starts for ALL grades on August 21st.  Practice will be held from 5:30pm-7:00pm.  Participants need to be at the fields by 5:15pm.  Parents need to provide transportation to the fields during this time.  

  • September 5th, 2017 – School starts.  Practice will be held from 3:30pm-5pm for the remainder of the regular season.  At this time, a charter bus will transport the participants to the fields from the elementary schools.
  • October 7th 2017 Pizza Party for all players and coaches
  • October 7th, 2017
      • 3rd Grade 9am
      • 4th Grade 11pm
      • 5th Grade 1pm
    (Website Updated: August 2, 2017)