St. James Rods Football Club
Girls Tackle Football...
The Manitoba Girls Football League has now entered its fourth year and has 5 teams in two different age categories.
The league consists of 6-a-side football, filled with the action of players competing at the highest levels. The rules are a little different, the field smaller, but the action just as intense as most games you have ever seen.
To help grow the league, we are inviting girls born in the years 1998-2005 to participate in the only league of its kind.
The season runs from May until the end of June, games are played on Thursday evenings. Practices are set by the coaches.
Registration will take place on Thursday, April 17 between 7 pm and 8 pm at the Rods clubhouse.
Cost - $185/player plus a refundable $50 volunteer fee (volunteer for 5 hours and get the $50 back)
We take cash, debit, Visa and MasterCard.
We will issue the player equipment at time of registration.
Contact Renea if you have questions:
To learn more about the League, see web site access link on the left sidebar.
Major team 2014 spring activities......
There is a team meeting for all new and returning players and coaches on Monday, April 28, 2014 at 6:45 pm - the Rods Clubhouse.
Registration forms to be filled out at the meeting.
Spring conditionng will be Mondays from 6:45 pm to 8:15 pm at the Rods field. Dates are: May 5, 12, 20 and 26. No equipment requied.
Spring Camp is June 2, 3, 4 and 5 at the Rods field. June 5 will by a scrimmage with pizza following while the film is reviewed.
Cost for both the Conditioning and Camp is $20/player. This will be deducted from the 2014 registration fee.
For information, contact:
The team head coach Jay Campbell at:firstname.lastname@example.org
Major team coaching staff...
We are pleased to announce the 2014 Major team coching staff.
Alphonso and CJ are returning and they will be joined by Jay Campbell as Head Coach, Jim Paton and Theo Stevens.
Contact Jay if you have questions or want to sign-up:
Major age players are from 18 to 22 years (born in 1992 to 1996).
Registration for the 2014 tackle season is:
Thursday, May 1 - 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Friday, May 2 - 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Saturday, May 3 - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
The Rods clubhouse - Silver Avenue at Rutland Street
Fee is $315 per player plus $50 volunteer fee per family. There is a $20 discount per family for the 2nd and 3rd players.
The registration and medical forms are located under the INFORMATION tab in the drop down menu above and then REGISTRATION FORMS
If you have questions regarding the 2014 tackle program - contact Laura at:
Rods 2014 Winter Skills Camp...
Our annual skills camp is set for 7 Sundays at Lincoln Middle School.
March 2, 9, 16 & 23, 2014
April 13, 20 & 27, 2014
Camp is open to new and returning players.
Ages 7 to 10 years old: noon to 1:30 pm
Ages 12 to 14 years old: 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
No football equipment is required - just shorts, t-shirt and runners
Cost is $40 for all 7 weeks. To register - contact Laura at:
Payment by cash, debit, Mastercard or Visa at first Sunday.
Rods Midget team...
After a break of a few years, we are planning to have a Midget team in 2014!
Players ages 15 - 17 years old (born in 1999, 1998 and 1997)
We need at least 30 players to join, so let us know as soon as possible if you are interested.
If you are interested or need more information - contact Adam at:
We still have Rods logo merchandise available for purchase. Makes for great gifts.
If you need somthing, - contact Laura at: