I understand the seriousness of risks involved with participating in this program, my personal responsibilities for adhering to rules and regulations, and accept them as a participant.
I/We hereby grant the CYFCA, PYFC, and NCFL unrestricted permission to use, and/or publish in its own or in external publications in print or online, photographs, pictures, film, video or other similar media (collectively, "Photographs") taken of the above child in whole, or in part, individually or as part of a group for any purpose whatsoever; including, but not limited to, illustration, promotion, art, editorial and advertising. I/We also grant the League permission to release any associated explanatory and identification information associated with the Photographs, including: full name (as listed above), jersey number, age group and identification of the child as the League's Football player or Cheerleader. I/We hereby release and discharge the League and its officers, agents and assigns from any and all claims and demands arising out of or connection with the use of any media and associated explanatory information, including without limitation, any and all claims for libel or violation of any right of publicity or privacy. I/We understand we will not be compensated for such materials and waive any right to edit, inspect or approve the finished product which includes any media and associated explanatory information. This release shall be binding on me and my heirs, legal representatives and assigns, and shall inure to the benefit of the League, its officers, agents and assigns.
Participant & Parent Consent
I/We, the undersigned, parent(s)/guardian(s) of the above child hereby consent and give my/our approval to his/her full participation in any and all COVENTRY YOUTH FOOTBALL & CHEERLEADING ASSOCIATION (CYFCA), PANTHER YOUTH FOOTBALL & CHEER (PYFC), and NORTHERN CT FOOTBALL LEAGUE (NCFL) activities. I/We hereby assume all risks and hazards incidental to such participation. I/We hereby waive, release, absolve and agree to indemnify and hold CYFCA, PYFC, NCFL, all its officers, participants, members, and any organization, person and/or municipality or other governmental body sponsoring any team or other activity of the CYFCA, and NCFL harmless from any and all claims by an injury to the above named participant arising out of participation in such activities.
I will encourage good sportsmanship by demonstrating positive support for all players, coaches, and officials at every game, practice, or other youth sports event.
I will place the emotional and physical well-being of my child ahead of any personal desire to win.
I will insist that my child plays in a safe and healthy environment.
I will provide support for coaches and officials working with my child to provide a positive, enjoyable, experience for all.
I will demand a drug, tobacco, and alcohol-free sports environment for my child and agree to assist by refraining from their use at all youth sports events.
I will remember that the game is for children and for adults.
I will do my best to make youth sports fun for my child.
I will ask my child to treat other players, coaches, fans, and officials with respect regardless of race, gender, or ability.
I will promise to help my child enjoy the youth sports experience within my personal constraints by assisting with coaching, being a respectful fan, providing transportation, or whatever I am capable of doing.
I understand that if I am not a respectful fan, that my child’s right to play in the NCFL could be at risk of expulsion for the season, and that my Town organization may be sanctioned or fined.
I will not use any foul language, harassment, or misconduct in any way, shape or form, directed to players/cheerleaders, coaches, or members of the NCFL program.
I will not display any unsportsmanlike conduct to the opposing team, fellow players/cheerleaders, coaches, or any league representatives, either verbally, in writing, or electronically on any platform.
I will not create a video recording of, and/or watch a video recording of any NCFL game other than one in which my Town Organization has previously participated in.