Flag Football

  Flag football players on the grass field Copyright: © HSZ Walter

"Ready! Down! Set hut!“ – this is how a classic play in American football starts. Aachen University Sports offers a form of this beloved American sport: flag football. This type of American football does not include physical contact and is thus played in a mixed team here.



Fabian Schumacher




Basic Information

Rules of Conduct Corona Interim Program

Compliance with the Corona Rules of Conduct is compulsory for all participants of the interim program.

Sports Facilities

Sporthalle Königshügel

Special regulations apply to the use of the sports facility in accordance with the corona decree.


Special protective gear is not needed, just sportswear and shoes suitable for lawns in summer and shoes suitable for sports halls in winter.

Target Group and Requirements

This course is aimed at everyone who have already taken their first steps in the sport of American football and are interested in the varied game of flag football. Former players and interested players with prior experience are also welcome to join in.

Content and Goals

In the flag football course, the techniques of offence and defense are taught and expanded upon. These include the correct throwing and catching techniques, running routes as well as the rules. In the defense the focus is on marking as well as stopping opponents by pulling their flags. The aim of the course is to gather as much playing experience as possible.


Course Cancellations and Facility Closures

If you would like to be informed of last minute course cancellations and facility closures affecting this course, please join the corresponding mailing list.

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