How do I register for Colorado Youth Football Invitational? 

CYFI is an invite-only all-star event held once yearly in Colorado. Nominations open on our website in the fall. After nominations close, invitations are sent out in waves to athletes that are selected to participate in the Invitational. Athletes receiving the email invitations can find the link to register in their email.

How much is the registration fee? 

The 2024 registration fee is $495.

Is CYFI open to athletes from outside of Colorado?

No – CYFI is only open to Colorado youth football athletes.

Is CYFI only for boys?

Nope! Female athletes are welcome!

What grade do I register for?

Register for the grade that your athlete will be in March 2024.

What is included with registration?

Registration for CYFI includes a uniform (jersey and pants), socks, a swag bag worth close to $150 and a weekend-long event including an NFL-style combine and coaching by various Colorado high school coaching staffs.

What is the refund policy?

No refunds will be given for any reason.

Do I get to pick my jersey number?

Athletes are asked to list their top three jersey numbers at registration and numbers are chosen from those listed once teams are formed. In the case of a conflict on a team, the number will be given to the athlete who was nominated the earliest.

How many kids will be on a team?

Teams are capped at 30 athletes.

Where will practices and games be held?

Practices and games will be held at the CU Boulder indoor practice facility and outdoor fields (TBA).

What are the lodging options for out-of-town families?

Colorado Youth Football Invitational has negotiated discounted rates for our guests at Boulder Residence Inn and Boulder Marriott. See our lodging page for more information.

What day should I arrive?

You will need to arrive on Friday, March 22, 2024.

When will I receive my uniform?

Uniforms will be distributed at check-in on Friday, March 22, 2024.

What size football will be used?

4th Grade – Pee Wee

5th & 6th Grade – Junior

7th Grade – Youth

8th Grade – High School

Will transportation be provided to practices and/or games?


How do I get tickets to watch practices and/or games?

Spectator tickets will go on sale on our website for families only on January 15, 2024! Look for a “Tickets” tab to appear on our menu. Spectator tickets will be open for sale to the public on February 1, 2024.

What is the best way to stay up-to-date?

The very best way to stay up to date is via our text message list! Text the word “join” to 1-833-277-7740 and confirm to receive to-the-minute updates from CYFI! This is NOT junk – we manage this text list and send only important updates! You can also subscribe to our email list on this website, AND follow our socials! We are very active on Facebook, Instagram, X and Youtube!