Youth Football


Gary" Bubba" DiOrio Youth Football League
The Canon City Recreation District's Gary "Bubba" DiOrio Youth Football program is an introductory level program for boys and girls looking to learn about the fundamentals of football.  Practices will focus on individual instruction, team play, sport specific drills and having fun. All  tackle coaches ae USA Football Heads Up Certified. 


June 7th - August 5th (Sign up by July 30th and receive $10 off)

AGES: K-6th grade Boys and Girls


K/1st Grade Flag Football

2nd/3rd Grade Flag Football

4th Grade Pee Wee Tackle Football 

Credit Union of Colorado 5th/6th Grade Tackle Football


Once or twice a week starting in August

GAMES: Saturdays starting on September 11th - October 30th at Rouse Park

Flag: $40.00 (In-District)  $55 (Out-of-District)

Pee Wee:  $60.00 (In-District), $75.00 (Out-of-District)

Credit Union of Colorado Tackle: $65 (In-District) $80 (Out-of-District)

DEPOSITS: a $75 equipment deposit is required for the tackle football leagues. Players can use their own equipment, but must bring it by the office to have Rec District evaluate that it fits properly. 
TOY BOWL: All Credit Union of Colorado Tackle teams will play in Toy Bowl, November 6th at Citizen Stadium (CCHS)

  • 4th- 6th Grade Flag Football League
  • 2nd/3rd Flag Football League 
  • K/1st Flag Football League
  • Picture Day

Credit Union of Colorado 5th/6th Grade Tackle League