Tucson Youth Football & Spirit Federation (TYFSF) believes that academics is enhanced through athletics. The TYFSF is a flag football, tackle football and spirit program for youth ages 5 – 14. Tackle participation is limited to non high school athletes (freshman are not allowed to play). TYFSF is a non-profit 501C(3) corporation. The Federation has been in existence since 1969 and is now comprised of 15 associations. The up coming season will see an estimated 100 football teams and 100 spirit squads comprised of more than 4,000 participants. Additionally we will have 2,700 plus adult volunteers assisting with all aspects of football and cheer.
1 TYFSF is a leader in youth sports and the advocate for the advancement of sportsmanship, competitive spirit and recreation by providing educational and developmental opportunities, generating and sharing knowledge with the community, and promoting networking and growth for our members.
2 TYFSF is the premier federation of leaders in youth sports who transform lives and inspire the development of healthy communities in southern Arizona.