The mission of RYA is to provide an opportunity for children of Reston and the surrounding areas to participate in an organized youth football program. We aspire to build a successful youth organization by applying standards and activities that will create an environment of athletic enthusiasm and learning with a focus on achieving high academic standards. RYA’s board strongly believes it is our responsibility to be positive role models by giving back to our youth and continually striving to build a healthy positive community.
Weigh-in dates 05/12/2015 Dear RYA families,
The dates for the first three weigh-ins have...
The dates for the first three weigh-ins have been set and they are as follow:
Saturday August 8th = 1st Weigh-in
Saturday August 15th = 2nd Weigh-in
Saturday August 22nd = 3rd Weigh-in
All three mentioned weigh-ins will be at Falls Church High School. Historically the first weigh-in is free, however there's cost associated with the rest. Those fees have not been determined yet. Once a player makes the desired weight they do not need to attend additional weigh-in.
The date for the 4th weigh-in will be announced later.
As we finish the school year and move into the summer, we wanted to remind parents that each player must have an active Walker ID card to play tackle football in the Fall. All players must have a valid Walker ID card issued by the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles. The ID cards are used to verify each player at the official Fairfax County Youth Football League weigh-in certifications that will take place in August. Receipts from the VA DMV will not be accepted.
These identification cards are no longer issued by the DMV in person. It will be mailed to your home within 7-14 business days. So the earlier you can get this done the better.
Please ensure your child’s name, address and date of birth are 100% accurate on the ID. If you already have a Walker Permit please check the expiration date. If it has expired you will need to renew it. The cost of the permit is $10.00.