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March 8, 2016

The China Arena Football League is pleased to announce its 2016 USA Tryouts/Combines in search of the best football players in America to be part of history and the Inaugural Season of the first professional football league in China, The China Arena Football League.

Participants will be evaluated by coaches representing each of the 6 teams that will competing in the 2016 CAFL Season. Participants will take part in drills that will test their speed, agility, ability to change directions quickly and efficiently.  As well as, the natural ability and instinct to play the game of American Football.

The Tryout/Combine drills include but are not limited to the following:

  • 40 Yard Dash
  • Pro Agility Drill
  • Standing Broad Jump
  • Vertical Jump
  • Position Drills

All participants are encouraged to pre-register for the CAFL Tryout/Combine below. Pre-registration fee for all participants is $50 with walk up participants paying $75. Participants who do pre-register are also guaranteed to receive an official CAFL Tryout Shirt in their selected size.

Tryout/Combine #1:

Venue Info: Soccer Zone is a great facility that includes indoor and outdoor facilities. The location is not far from the University of Texas, the CAFL is excited about the opportunity to discover some elite talent in the Great State of Texas.

Tryout/Combine #2

Venue Info: Servite is one of the most prestigious high school programs in California well known for their great sports traditions and successes as well as several athletes that have gone on to achieve greatness at the professional sports level. Servite has a great outdoor facility with a new artificial surface that will provide a great atmosphere for our West Coast Tryouts.

Participants should bring appropriate workout gear and cleats.

A trainer will be on hand for emergencies only – not for player taping.

Please note: Indoor football players currently in season are not required to attend the tryouts, you must however have your China Sports Ministry Registration completed and submitted to be eligible for the CAFL Draft by 5/31/2016.

Players that have submitted their China Sports Ministry Registration and will be attending a CAFL Tryout/Combine still must register below. 

All questions pertaining to the 2016 CAFL USA Tryouts/Combines and Registration forms, please contact our Head of Football Operations, Ken Bozarth,

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