NORTH LANGLEY FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION
Welcome to the North Langley Football Association (NLFA) home of the North Langley Bears and Kodiaks. NLFA is a community football association that offers kids aged five to eighteen the opportunity to learn the sport of Canadian Football. The NLFA is part of the Valley Community Football League (VCFL) which consists of teams from Abbotsford, Chilliwack, North Langley, Maple Ridge and Mission.
Our goal is to develop both young men and women in the fundamentals of football while teaching important characteristics and skills such as teamwork, self discipline, leadership, and sportsmanship.
Learn and teach the game of football;
Develop team, social skills and self-esteem;
Promote fitness and activity;
Demonstrate sound leadership and teamwork;
Ensure responsible use of our resources;
Provide quality coaching;
Encourage good sportsmanship both on and off the field of play;
Positive, motivated attitude from everyone;
Fun and Enjoyment;
Effort and Commitment;
Open communication at every level;
Smart and safe play at all times;
Integrity, respect and ethics in dealings with others;
Teamwork at all levels;
Personal growth and development;
Recognition of quality contributions;
Equality and diversity.
Our organization will make every effort to make sure that every child with the desire to participate gets the opportunity to play without regard to prior experience, athletic ability or size. We are committed to instilling Honesty, Loyalty, Integrity, Teamwork, Discipline, Sportsmanship, Respect, Leadership, Trust and Commitment in our young participants. We believe these values and virtues are important to their growth and to them becoming active members of our community and society. We will instill in our youth the challenge of competition, the joy of victory, the reality of defeat, the importance of commitment and the spirit of community.