2014 was a ground breaking year in Hamilton Football. The HFA was created by bringing together the Hamilton Minor Football Association and the Hamilton Wentworth Minor Football Association programs which resulted in the grassroots HFA Jr Ticats and HFA Varsity Hurricanes. HFA is Hamilton Football from 7-19 years old!
With a combined football history of over 100 years, HFA is becoming widely known as Southern Ontario’s premier football association. HFA offers elite coaching as HFA is the nation’s first and currently the only Safe Contact(TM) Football Association. All registered coaches are certified in Safe Contact. Most Coaches also hold their NCCP Football Canada positional coaches certification.
The HFA has partnerships with the biggest and best brands in the city including: the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and the Play Action Program, McMaster Marauders and the CJFL Hamilton Hurricanes, the CFL Players’ Association, Football Canada and the Ontario Football Alliance.
The HFA Jr Tiger-Cats (Grassroots) offers a variety of programs to prepare the young athlete. The Winter Skills and Conditioning Camp offers off season training from January to March. The Spring Developmental Program offers are designed to introduce an athlete to football or develop an athlete’s football skills. The Fall Tackle Representative League offers both competitive football in teams based on talent level. AAA teams play in the Ontario Varsity Fall Football League (OVFFL). AA and A teams participate in the Ontario Football League (OFL). Thus offering competitive football in a safe environment based on skill and development level.
The Varsity program geared to players from ages 14-19 and interested in participating in high caliber, competitive football with aspirations of playing in the CIS, CJFL or NCAA. The HFA Varsity Hurricanes begins with a preseason camp. The season opens in March at Spring Camp at the University of Mcmaster. The weekend camp offers class sessions and on field sessions for all three levels: Bantam, Junior Varsity and Varsity.
HFA Varsity Hurricanes contact information:
HFA Jr Tiger-Cats contact information:
Address: P.O. Box 15, Binbrook ON L0R1C0