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The military bases played the game first.

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Who is the inventor of flag football?

The answer to that question is unknown. What is known is that flag football was first played on U.S. military bases, with Fort Meade in Maryland accepted as the first to play, during World War II as a means of recreation for the soldiers.

Where did capture the flag originate from what country?

It is not known who actually invented flag football. The first time the game was played in America was in the 1800's.

Whats flag football?

Flag football is very similar to regular football. It is played without pads and a "tackle" is accomplished by removing a flag from a ball carrier's belt.

Where did flag football come from?

The game of American football has been played since the mid-1800's. By the 1940s, flag football was all the rage on U.S. military bases as servicemen chose up sides and played against each other. Since America could not send football-battered soldiers into combat, tackling a ball carrier to stop him was replaced with the safer practice of grabbing a flag attached to his clothing. When the flag was taken, the player was stopped. -AJ

Where can you play flag football?

You can play flag football almost anywhere. If you want an official game just mark the field with cones. flag football is played in a yard or as if tornorment

A type of football game that does not involve tackling?

Flag football or touch football

Which sport was originated first hockey or flag football?

As Flag Football is a variation of American Football and this began in the Mid 19th Century and Flag Football would have come sometime after that, I would think that Hockey did come before Flag Football as Hockey has its origins in ancient times, but the modern form of field hockey was developed in the early 19th century.

What is a game developed in Africa?

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Can a college football coach throw a flag to contest a play?

yes unless there is under two minutes left

How do you say flag football in spanish?

As this game is not played in Spanish-speaking countries, there is no proper term for it. Probably the best translation would be "fútbol americano con banderas", (American football with flags), but you would have to describe it for a Spanish speaker to understand how flag-football is played.

How is class flag football different from nfl?

There is no tackle in flag football