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Selection Process

Selection Process

  1. Prospect Game – Born 2003 or 2004
  2. Youth Game – Born 2005 or 2006

Step 1 (Open – Tryouts): REGISTER NOW

· All age eligible players on track to qualify as a “National” in the CFL can attend open tryouts in geographic area between November 2019 and January 2020

· Selection committee will evaluate and invite 200 players (Prospect Game) and 100 players (Youth Game) to a ‘Selection Camp’ in March 2020

Step 2 (Invite Only – Selection Camp):

· Electronic invites will be sent to players to attend a “Selection Camp” in their geographic area

· Selection camp coaches will submit top players to the Selection Committee to evaluate using athletic measurable, selection camp video, and game video

· NOTE: Game time and dates will be confirmed prior to Selection Camps

Step 3 (Game invite):

· Game invites will be sent out within two weeks of the final “Selection Camp” (mid-April)

· Players have 3 days to accept invitation to give others opportunity to participate if they are unavailable

Step 4 (Game week):

· Players will arrive in Ottawa prior to the game to practice and prepare for the game

· Game will be played at TD Place Stadium (Ottawa), home of the RedBlacks

· CFC Prospect Game will be televised on The Sports Network (TSN); Youth Game video posted on

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