Registration for our 2024 Junior Ravens winter football program is now open.

New for Winter 2024 – Flag Football (Non Contact) for  U8/U10 & U12/U14

Elite Tackle Equipment Pick Up Times:

Equipment pick-up is on Thursday, January 11 in the Ravens Football Locker Room in Alumni Hall.

Age groups are divided into the following pick-up times:

U12: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

U14: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

U16: 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Junior Ravens Winter Football

Junior Ravens winter Football is dedicated to providing a variety of age and skill-specific football training programs. This winter the program will focus on two levels of development: Elite Tackle and Flag Football (non-contact).

Our mission is to introduce athletes to the game of football in a safe and structured environment that promotes the values of teamwork, respect and self-confidence.

Our goal is to expose 10,000 youth to the sport by 2025. Our focus is athlete-centered, coach-driven.

Age Groups:

as of December 31, 2024

U16 (born in 2009 & 2010)  U14 (born in 2011 & 2012) U12 (born in 2013 & 2014) U10 (born in 2015 & 2016) U8 (born in 2017 & 2018)

2024 Winter Programs 

Elite Tackle ($499) –  Sunday January 7 to Sunday May 19, 2024 (16 sessions)

NEW for 2024: For an additional price of $248, athletes can add 16 speed training, functional movement, and mobility field sessions to their registration. These sessions run 5:30pm-6:30pm every Tuesday or Thursday without equipment. Coaching is led by Ravens varsity players

You can add this additional program option during the Elite Tackle registration process.

The Tuesday field sessions will run from Tuesday, January 9 to Tuesday, April 30 (no session on March 12).The Thursday field sessions will run from Thursday, January 11 to Thursday, May 2 (no session on March 14).

REGISTER: Elite Tackle Football

U12 / U14 / U16

Junior Ravens ELITE TACKLE is an advanced football training program for experienced players between ages 10-15. Through three age groups, athletes will develop specific skills and knowledge through training and competition. Football equipment is provided. 

This program has 16 weekly sessions (75 mins) that specialize in tackling, blocking and developing the technical competencies for elite-level football.

U16 (Sunday 8:00am-9:15am)

U14 (Sunday 9:30am-10:45am)

U12 (Sunday 11:00am-12:15pm)

Coaching is led by Ravens varsity players.

16 weeks of football training
Indoor and Outdoor sessions
Testing and combine drills
Elite-level Coaching & Instruction
Guest coaches and speakers

New: Flag Football ($220) – Sunday January 7 to Sunday March 10 (10 sessions)

REGISTER: Flag Football

U8 / U10  & U12/ U14

Carleton Ravens Football is proud to offer Ottawa a non-contact Junior Ravens flag football program that introduces young athletes to football through developing fundamental skills in a positive and safe environment. Flag football is an excellent way to develop skills as a quarterback, receiver, center, and defensive back. The game promotes the principles of teamwork, discipline, dedication and sportsmanship. This program is geared towards beginner and intermediate players. Participants will be coached by players of the Carleton Ravens football team and a t-shirt is included with registration.

U8/U10 (Sunday 1:30pm-2:30pm)

U12/U14 (Sunday 12:30pm-1:30pm)


Registration by phone or in person is on available during our hours of operation. Register online 24/7. To register in person, visit our Welcome Centre in the Alumni Hall.