#Britball17 Opening Weekend Confirmed!

BAFA Director of Competitions, Russ Hewitt, has shared some information regarding this year’s BAFANL season(s).

Per information shared in the BAFA Team Management and UKGridiron Facebook groups:

  • The official opening day of the season is 9th April.
  • The playoffs will be in August.
  • Work is underway on resolving schedules.
  • No news yet on conference alignments.
  • Teams are being asked to get in touch with preferred dates for fixtures and information about any specific venue restrictions: at [email protected] and please also copy in [email protected]
  • All associate teams will have final confirmations this weekend.
  • All league structure/alignments will be announced by next weekend at the latest





Nick 'Willy Tee' Wilson-Town hails from the South West where he's spent the last decade bouncing around various teams at the university and senior level. He came to fame on the now departed unofficial forum thanks to his regularly irreverent Uniball predictions and general 'BUAFL wafflage'. Follow him on twitter @WillyTee1