REQUEST TO HOST A TOURNAMENT

CHECKLIST FOR SUBMITTING YOUR TOURNAMENT/EVENT APPLICATION

  • Completed Application to Host Tournament/Games and Hosting Agreement that has been signed by the organization's president or designee. The application can be found HERE.
  • You will be designating the referee assignor for your tournament in the application's hosting agreement. 
  • The tournament's rules. We are looking for the following in your tournament rules:
    • Heading Rule at Age Group Divisions U11 and Younger:
      • Whenever the ball strikes a player in the head, play is stopped. The proper restart depends upon whether the player deliberately played the ball with his or her head. If deliberate, the proper restart is an indirect free kick to the opposing team. If this occurs within the goal area, the indirect free kick should be taken on the goal area line parallel to the goal line at the point nearest to where the infringement occurred. If the play by the head is deemed inadvertent, then the proper restart is a dropped ball
    • Housing Service is listed if you are using one
    • Withdrawal Policy
    • Cancellation Policy
    • Half-time
    • FIFA Rules are being used
  • Submit the signed application, hosting agreement, and rules to Krista at the State Office. Your tournament information will be posted on the website once it has been approved.