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Denmark

Danish American Football Federation (DAFF) has existed since 1989. DAFF is member of the Sports Confederation of Denmark (DIF) and The Danish Olympic Committee.


DAFF organizes both cheerleading, tackle and flag football and has about 4.000 members spread over approximately 70 clubs across the country.


The National Championships games in both tackle football (The Mermaid Bowl) and flag football (The Dannebrog Bowl) is approved by the Danish National Sports Confederation and The Danish Olympic Committee. Mermaid Bowl has been played since 1989 and have the last couple of years been shown live on national TV. Dannebrog Bowl has been played since 2004.
 
DAFF offers tackle football in the following five age groups:
 


U12 (10 teams)
U14 (10 teams)
U16 (25 teams)
U19 (20 teams)
Senior (45 teams)


 
Flag football is so far only played by seniors (45 teams), and female teams are starting to arise.


DAFF has six national teams: Cheerleading (Senior All Girls), Tackle Football (U17, U19, Senior), Flag Football (Senior Men, Senior Women)
 
DAFF has five paid employees and office in the House of Sports. The Board consists of seven members and meets six to eight times a year.
 
Federation: Dansk Amerikansk Fodbold Forbund (DAFF)
President: Peter Friis


Address:
Dansk Amerikansk Fodbold Forbund
Idrættens Hus
2605 Brøndby
Denmark
 
 
Phone Number: +45 7026 2316
Email: daff@daff.dk
Website: www.daff.dk

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Peter Friis

Phone: +45 2963 7476
Email: formand@daff.dk

Nicolai Blom

Phone: +45 7026 2316
Email: daff@daff.dk