Established in 1984 the Norwich Devils are one of the oldest running American football clubs in the U.K. The NDAFC is run by volunteers for the benefit of it’s members and the American Football community in Norfolk as a whole. The influence of the Devils stretches far into the community through various programs such as taster sessions in schools, charity events, promotional work for local companies and local events for Norwich City council and Thorpe Town Council.
The NDAFC currently run a senior (18+) team playing fully kitted, full contact football. They are also redeveloping their Youth and Junior program via flag football. This is available to both Male and Female aged 13-17. We are always on the lookout for new players and all newcomers to the sport are welcome. Check out our recruitment section here.
Our coaching staff consists qualified exercise professionals such as personal trainers, fitness instructors, military personnel and ex-players with international and all-star experience all of whom are BAFCA qualified coaches. Devils practice sessions take place at Thorpe St Andrew School in Norwich which boasts a dedicated marked-out practice pitch, parking, heated changing rooms and pro level equipment such as a Roger’s blocking sled. The Devils also supply full game day uniform and have a large reserve of kit available to members.
Norwich Devils Senior Team (18+)
The senior team has been active since 1984 and league member since 1986 making us one of the oldest active teams in UK history. The Devils play within Division 2 East in the British American Football Association National League.. We are looking for players and coaches to join the team and help us make our first season back as successful as possible. If you’re looking to join the senior team please check out our recruitment page here and our practice schedule here.
Norwich Devils Youth & Junior Flag Teams
The Devils are currently redeveloping their Youth & Junior programs to accommodate the huge surge in demand for participation in the sport in the Norfolk area. Please see here for any updates and events with regards this redevelopment.