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Gainesville Parks and Recreation holding registration for youth football, cheerleading
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Registration for youth football and cheerleading with the Gainesville Parks and Recreation ends July 8. The organization participates in the North Georgia Youth Football Association.

Participants will be divided into the following single age groups and will compete against teams from the North Georgia in 6-and-under, 7U, 8U, 9U, 10U, 11U, and 12 & 13 year olds (seventh grade division). Eligible ages for tackle football are ages 6-13. Sideline and Competition Cheerleading are offered for ages 5-12.

The cutoff date is July 31.

Following North Georgia Youth Football Association regulations, registration for tackle football and cheerleading will only be accepted for the following: City residents, students who attend a city school, or students zoned to attend a city school though attend a private school within the city limits.

Birth certificate and proof of residency are required to register.

The cost for youth tackle football and cheerleaders is $85 for city residents and $115 for non-residents.

For more information on these leagues and rookie flag football for ages 6-8, which has no residency restrictions, please visit or call 770-531-2680.

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