Frequently asked questions

What is Adam Archuleta Football Academy?

Adam Archuleta Football Academy (AAFA) will teach both contact and non-contact football but focus on the fundamentals and mental instincts of the game. Archuleta will create an environment that fosters a love for the game and competition. His method centers on three pillars: teach, repeat and compete.

How will Adam Archuleta be involved?

Adam Archuleta is the mind behind AAFA, involved in all aspects and creation of the academy from the ground up. Adam will be hands-on in guiding the coaches and athletes through the process of each training program.

Does my child need to know about football in order to participate in AAFA training programs?

AAFA welcomes all levels of committed athletes looking to expand their football IQ in a competitive environment.

What is the Holiday Mini-Season?

The Gridiron AZ Flag Football Holiday Mini-Season in conjunction with AAFA will be held from Nov. 29 to Dec. 22 for athletes ages 5 to 17. The schedule will consist of two-weekday practices which will focus on skill development and flag football competitive scrimmages with teams chosen by age group. The skill development and mentorship will be guided by Adam Archuleta.

AAFA is collaborating with Gridiron AZ to present its inaugural Holiday Mini-Season which will differ from the 2023 program.

The $125 fee will include four weeks of football fundamentals training, competition and flag football games on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11/29 through 12/22.

For more information and to sign up for the Holiday Mini-Season, visit the Gridiron website.

How can I become a coach?

Please reach out to [email protected] with any questions regarding coaching.