The International Federation of American Football  has invited federation members to submit application to host and organize the IFAF U-19 World Championship 2018.

Application needs to include following information:

  • Application letter
  • Host city and proposal for international airport
  • Game venues
  • Practice venues
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Local transportation plan
  • Environmental plan
  • Budget
  • Anti-doping concept (minimum 2 tests per participating team)

Local Organizing Committee (LOC) should provide residence and lodging for the players and coaches or staff of the participating federations and referees, bus transportation, stadium, advertising and public relations, VIP-hospitality etc.

Also, LOC has to organize and pay for doping tests according to IFAF anti-doping regulations.

It is expected to have a final tournament based on minimum 6 and maximum 12 teams in male category.

Application deadline for the Letter of Interest is July 1st, and for the Formal Application September 1st 2017.

The decision on the hosting country will be taken by the IFAF Managing Committee no latest then September 15th, 2017.

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