When You Play At Waukee, You're Equipped With The Best Equipment In Des Moines!
- Investing in premium player equipment is a non-negotiable priority for Waukee Youth Football.
- All players are equipped with premium equipment. We're committed to putting our players in the best pads and helmets for youth football!
Heads Up Tackling
- Waukee Youth Football is a proud partner of USA Football. This comprehensive program advances player safety in the game of football and All Waukee Coaches are USA Football Certified.
- Our coaches teach USA Football's step-by-step protocol of tackling, setting a new standard in player safety. Heads up utilizes five fundamentals, reenforced with a series of drills to ensure proper mechanics and teach players how to tackle with a focus on reducing helmet contact.
Heads Up Blocking
- USA Football’s Heads Up Blocking teaches players how to properly engage with a defender, drive with the legs and maintain the correct body position for effective and safer play.
Certified Athletic Trainers At All Games
- Waukee Youth Football has partnered with Absolute Performance Therapy in Waukee to provide a certified athletic trainer at all games.
- All members of the Mid-Iowa Youth Football League must provide certified trainers for games.