The National Championships are the largest youth football and cheer championships in the world. Each year, in all of the AYF and AYC divisions, 150 football teams and 140 cheer squads compete for a title, but only the best, the top team from each region, in each division, will qualify for the National Championships in Kissimmee, Florida. Will your team be the one to play for an overall championship?
To find out more information about the AYF/AYC National Championships go to www.AYFChampionships.com.
American Youth Football has nine regions including Desert Pacific, Mountain Northwest, Midwest, Southwest, Big East, Atlantic, New England, Central Midwest, and Southeast. Each region is responsible for conducting qualifying football championships for the National Championships. Regional tournaments are played in the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving weekend. Each region is responsible for scheduling their own Regional Tournament, dates therefore may vary accordingly.
Invitations Divisions for the AYF National Championships Include: Contender, Mighty-Mite, Tiny-Mite, Conference All-Star, International.
NUC/AYF City Vs City National Championships will also take place at The American Youth Football National Championships. Learn more about the event schedule, registration, and more details for participants/attendees at AYFchampionships.com.
Tournament Divisions for Cheer can be found here.
Invitational Divisions- Contender, International, and Game Time.
Game Time Division - Teams can step off the sideline and into the competition. "Bring your sideline skills & get your game on!" AYC welcomes Game Time squads to come and perform their sideline routines to help pump up the crowd!
Spirit Party- The night before the National Championships, AYC hosts a Spirit Party for all of the squads participating in the tournament to pump up the excitement! The Spirit Party is a fun and safe environment to prepare for competition and meet their fellow cheerleaders from across the country. We encourage all members of the teams, including coaches, junior demonstrators and cheerleaders to come celebrate their journey to the AYC National Championship!
All teams interested in participating please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
All Step teams participating in the National Step Championship, please contact email@example.com
View our National Championship TV Shows:
2011- As Seen on Fox Sports Net
2010- As Seen on Fox Sports Net
2009- As Seen on Versus
2008- As Seen on Versus
2008 Part 2