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Building a sport in schools

BAFA’s School Games strategy continues to show its potential! On Friday 1st March at Yeovil College, 20 very enthusiastic Post-16ers studying for their Level 3 Sport Coach qualification were upskilled by BAFA’s Manager for Schools, to deliver the award-winning School Games Challenge Card Activities and the Primary Competition format. Scott Brooks School Games Organiser (SGO) […]

Ready to represent England!

Excellent afternoon on Wednesday 27th February at Hertfordshire University Sport Village where the National Council for School Sport’s (NCSS) held its International Preparation day for 38 young athletes and their teachers, who will be going to Greece in the summer to take part in their first International School Sport Federation (the ISF has over 100-member […]

One step closer!

Exciting times as BAFA moves one step closer to launching its new school-focussed Wheelchair American Flag Football format! After a second development session with the Gravesend Dynamite Wheelchair Sports club and having filmed some of the session for a promotional video, we are just a couple of weeks away from launching this new official initiative. […]

The science of intervention

BAFA has completed its first scientific research study into the effectiveness of an American Football intervention programme in two London schools. Data analysis is currently being conducted with publication of the results expected later in the year. The research is the result of a collaboration between BAFA, Floreal Sports and MyCognition.com. that has been ongoing […]