About the AFFL
We are the future of flag
The American Flag Football League (AFFL) is the preeminent professional flag football league in the United States. The first league of its kind, the AFFL taps into the energy of one of the fastest-growing youth sports in America.
The AFFL is a collective of elite athletes hailing from a variety of sports who have the speed, agility and charisma to compete and entertain on a national stage. The AFFL is proud to have streamed its 2019 single-elimination tournament, culminating with the $200,000 championship game on June 16.
Jeff Lewis, the founder and CEO of the American Flag Football League, spent the previous 30 years building various businesses in the financial services sector.
The AFFL’s Advisory Board brings together leaders from the sports and media industry including Michael Vick, the top overall pick in the 2001 NFL Draft and former NFL superstar; Danny Wuerffel, Heisman Trophy Winner and former NFL quarterback; Isaiah Kacyvenski, Founder of the Sports Innovation Lab and former Seattle Seahawk; Donovin Darius, former Jacksonville Jaguar; and Rob Konrad, former Miami Dolphin.
The American Flag Football League’s (AFFL) mission is to build a worldwide community of fans and players who will be united by their shared values through Flag
Our vision is a world where our most joyful sport is also the world’s largest.
Your Dream. Our Mission.
a growth explosion for Flag.
The Sports Fitness Industry Association’s (SFIA) most recent Participation Report noted that Flag has grown to 6.8mm participants, up 23% in the previous 5 years, vs. a 15% decline for tackle to 5.1mm. Flag’s growth rate far exceeds that of soccer, lacrosse, ice hockey, rugby and other major team sports.
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