Football

Pittsylvania County provides professionally managed, safe and healthy recreational athletic programs tailored to the needs of the community.

Contact the Pittsylvania County Parks and Recreation Department via email with questions or comments.

Youth Football Registrations

County football and cheerleading registrations for ages 7 to 13 can be done online in Pittsylvania County for the Tunstall, Chatham, Dan River and Gretna districts. Fall sports registrations run May 1 through June 1. Online registrations will help supplement on-site registrations. Contact information for each recreation club is listed on the sport-specific webpage.

Young Kids Playing Football

Note: Due to limited spaces available, Tunstall, Chatham and Gretna Cheerleading Registrations are on site only, no internet registrations.

Citizens without internet access can still register by attending their local clubs on-site registration or completing an athletic registration form (PDF) and returning it, along with payment, to the Parks and Recreation Office in Chatham or to the club in their area. If payment is made by check, the check should be made out to the recreation club for which the child is registering.

Active Network - Register Online

Please note: There is a $2 admission fee for all games, this fee pays for officials and staff and is collected by the Recreation Department.

Leagues Offered

LeaguesSign Ups Begin Practices Begin Games Begin Age Cutoff 
'C' League (7-9)MayAugustLate August/SeptemberSeptember 30
'B' League (10-11)MayAugustLate August/SeptemberSeptember 30
'A' League (12-13)MayAugustLate August/SeptemberSeptember 30