The New York Lions are a Youth Tackle Football, Flag Football & Education program servicing the young people of the Lower East Side and the five boroughs of New York. 

REGISTrations will open Q2 2021

Announcement: You can register now for 2021 Season



Complete daily screening form before practice. Wear a mask. If you feel sick, feverish, short of breath, or show any COVID symptoms before workouts, do NOT come to practice. Notify coaches and healthcare providers immediately. If...


Parents should make sure that their child has a UP-TO-DATE physical • Please communicate any recent physical, mental or emotional changes with your child since school shifted to eLearning in mid-March. • If your child feels sick, feverish, short of breath, or show any...

Registration is open NOW


Registration for all teams is open. Pre-Season practice will start the end of February.
You can register online.

Season 2022 Teams – Registration

Bantam – Registration 


13-14 years, Weight Limit
Season Fee: US$ 400
Equipment provided, No League Fee


For more information
contact Coach Tom McBride (718) 612-6081 or  Coach Tim

Intermediate – Registration 


15-17 years, No Weight Limit
Season Fee: US$ 400
Equipment provided


Marcus Fuller
Zach Dyce
Peter Pascarelli
Matt O’Brien
Thomas Rutenberg


For more information
contact Coach Marcus

Seniors – postponed 


18-19 years, No Weight Limit
Season Fee: US$ 300
Equipment not provided


For more information
contact Coach Tim

Support the NYC Lions

Get Involved

Love Football? We’re always seeking volunteers to help.  There are many opportunities to volunteer at NYC Lions.

If you are interested in volunteering, please CONTACT US.

Make a Donation

NYC Lions Youth Football is a 501c3 organization, so your donation is tax-deductible. Click below,  then please enter your donation amount. You can donate with PayPal or credit card.
Thank you for your support!

Become a Sponsor

The NYC Lions are looking forward to another exciting season, and your sponsorship can help make that happen!  Your contribution will make a massive difference for our kids and your business!  We appreciate your consideration and support. Please Email Coach Tim for more information.

Practice Location & TIME

East River Park East Houston Street and FDR.