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Youth Fall Sport Registrations Are Now Open


Fincastle, VA– The Botetourt County Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism is currently accepting registrations through June 30, 2014 for Soccer, Tackle Football, Cheerleading and Flag Football.

Soccer leagues are sponsored through the local youth recreation booster clubs in conjunction with the Recreation Department. Players participate with the club associated with their current elementary school district and fees range from $45 to $65 per child.

Tackle Football (ages 7 to 12) and Cheerleading (ages 6 to 12) are organized entirely by the Recreation Department and registration fees range from $35 for cheerleading to $65 for football.

Now in its second year, the Recreation Department is once again offering Flag Football for ages 6 to 9 and will be open to boys and girls. Registration Fees will be $45 per child and will include a NFL jersey and flag belt.

Playing ages for all athletic leagues sponsored by the Recreation Department is determined as of September 30, 2014.  Practices will begin August 1st and games on or near August 23rd.Three convenient ways to register:

1. Call Botetourt County Parks, Recreation & Tourism at (540) 473-8326

2. Register online at

3. Submit Botetourt County Athletic Registration Form and payment to:

          Botetourt County Parks, Recreation & Tourism

          16 East Main Street, Box 4, Fincastle VA  24090


For more information, contact

Pete Peters, Director of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism

(540) 473-8326