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                                       ABOUT THE CHALLENGER PROGRAM:

The modified rules of the Pop Warner Challenger Division:

  • Challenger Division follows Pop Warner Flag Football Rules with modifications as noted in Rules.
  • All children ages 5-18 who are currently enrolled in school with physical or mental disabilities.
  • Level of play based on size, age and skill level are recommended where numbers allow.
  • Teams must roster a minimum of 10 and no more than 28 players.
  • Games are played with a minimum of five (5) players on each side. This can increase as participation numbers increase.
  • No score is kept.
  • Teams are permitted one (1) game per week.
  • National registration fees are $10.
  • All players receive equal number of plays.
  • Pop Warner recommends team helpers must be a minimum of 13 years of age to assist participants.
  • Field may be standard 100 yards or programs may opt to use a 50 yard field.
  • Team Jerseys and flags provided for every participant.
  • Insurance for the Challenger Teams is the same as Pop Warner Flag Football teams.
  • One Coach permitted on the field at all times.
  • Teams play two 25 minute half’s with a running clock.

Challenger Division Structure:

  • Challenger Divisions may be formed in current existing Pop Warner Leagues.
  • Challenger Leagues may be Chartered if no current Pop Warner League exists.
  • Challenger Leagues must field complete standard Charter Application and submit required forms, boundaries, by-laws & articles of incorporation.

*  Required forms can be located under Football Requirements in the Registration Section  

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Watchung Hills Pop Warner

Watchung Hills Pop Warner, 12 Washington Ave.
Warren, New Jersey 07059
Email: [email protected]

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