About Winter Academy

The York Region Lions Football Association is pleased to share the return of our Winter Academy. Registration is open now: http://yorkfootball.rampregistrations.com

NOTE: There will be no Winter Academy Family Day weekend on February 18th 2024

Winter Football Academy

Beginning January 7th 2024, players will receive instruction in all aspects of football in a fun, competitive and non-contact setting.

Sessions will prepare players for the upcoming 2024 Spring Competitive and Spring Development Seasons and it will provide an opportunity for Spring 2024 Head Coaches to recruit early.

Highlights include:

  • footwork
  • speed enhancement
  • passing
  • rushing
  • receiving
  • line play
  • blocking
  • pass and run defense
  • skill positions


Age Groups

Under 8 (boys & girls)

Under 10 (boys & girls)

Under 12 (boys & girls)

Under 14 (boys & girls)

Under 16 (men & Women)

Under 18 (men & Women)


Session Dates/Times & Location

The Winter Academy is hosted in the Aurora Dome and is subject to Town of Aurora regulations.

Sessions are hosted on Sundays beginning January 7, 2024, and ending March 24, 2024.

NOTE: There will be no Winter Academy Family Day weekend on February 18th 2024

Session times below are not guaranteed and will be updated at the end of December as we receive field confirmations). There is no session the weekend of Family Day

Sunday Beginning January 7th 2024


It will be 3 Time slots : 

U8 and U10 = 11am to 12pm

U12 and U 14 = 12pm to 1 pm

U16 and U18 = 1pm to 2 pm


Cost & How to Register

The cost of the Winter Academy is $120 and includes all sessions .

Registration is open NOW - please click here to register: http://yorkfootball.rampregistrations.com

Upcoming Events

Jun. 16, 2024 to Jun. 15, 2024

U18 - Game Home vs Argos 1pm
@St Max

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