News for Bytown Touch Football League

First Annual Bytown Touch Football Tournament

Posted Fri May 06, 2016 - 10:10 AM

Due to greater demand for an August tournament, we have decided to move the tournament to August 20th-August 21st. See full details below!


Join us in the First Annual Bytown Touch Football cash tournament taking place Saturday, August 20th - Sunday, August 21st 2016

Where: Canterbury Secondary School, 900 Canterbury Ave, Ottawa

When: Saturday, August 20th - Sunday, August 21st 2016

This is an Open Roster Cash Tournament. Players can only play on one team. Each team has to submit a list of 3 possible QB’s for ranking purposes. No other names need to be submitted until the game cards are collected before a team’s first game on August 20th.

To register your team, select Register Team from the top menu, select First Annual Touch Football Tournament from the season and then select your desired division or email Jeremy directly with your details. You must then email your team's QB options to for ranking purposes. Early Bird Registration Deadline is July 19th. Final Registration Deadline is August 10th!


  • Early Bird Registration fee is $350 per team! Deadline is July 19th

  • After July 19th, Registration fee is $450 per team

  • All Cash prizes for winners and runners up

  • All calibers of mixed players are welcome.

  • All teams are guaranteed 4 games.

  • Regular touch rules apply

  • Three officials per game no matter the division

Prize Money
$750 = A division winner
$350 = A division runner up
$500 = B division winner
$250 = B division runner up

*Payout may increase based on enrollment*

Spots are LIMITED please register ASAP! Check out the teams already registered by clicking the BTFL Teams sidebar menu.

For more info contact Jeremy Alward ( via email or call 613.298.2617 or visit our Facebook page

Blizzard Bowl 2016

Posted Wed Dec 23, 2015 - 11:17 AM

The BTFL has joined with the City of Ottawa to bring you this year’s Blizzard Bowl as part of the Winterlude celebrations at Lansdowne!!

Come play touch football with friends and family, in the great outdoors!

The Blizzard Bowl is a yearly event that will be held on the Great Lawn at Lansdowne Park for the first time. Register your team to compete against teams from around the city in this tournament where running in the snow adds a whole new dimension. It’s a great way to start your Super Bowl weekend! Adult teams of all calibers are welcome.

Where: Lansdowne Park, Great Lawn, 1015 Bank Street, Ottawa

When: Saturday, February 6 2016 (9am to 6pm)

Don’t miss this opportunity to compete or watch family and friends play. Spectators are welcome, there will be seating and spots to keep warm.

Register here or at any City of Ottawa Recreation Facility or Client Service Centre with barcode #1033665

Registration is for a team of minimum 5 people. All calibers of mixed players are welcome. Games will be played on smaller fields. Normal rules of touch football apply (see rules on our website except for certain modifications:

Teams have 5 downs to score touchdown (no matter where they start)
Games are 30 minutes (no half)
Tournament will be played snow or shine!
Indoor change rooms will be made available for each team
A 3-game round robin determines the order for single elimination playoffs
Each team is thus guaranteed to play a minimum of 4 games
There will be referees for each game
There will be a break for lunch
Spots are LIMITED please register ASAP…

For more info contact

BTFL 2015 Champions

Posted Sun Nov 15, 2015 - 08:18 PM

Congratulations to the Tiger-Cats!!!

Bytown Bowl!!!

Posted Sun Nov 08, 2015 - 07:44 PM

Saturday November 14th 2pm @ Hillcrest High School!!!

Roughriders vs Tiger Cats

All-Star Game @ 1:00, contact your captain for info

Party will be at 4pm Fat Albert's corner Smyth and St-Laurent

New rules for 2015

Posted Mon Aug 31, 2015 - 10:33 AM

Please read House Rules section for new 2015 BTFL rules

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