The Institute of Saskatchewan Football,  is dedicated to empowering young athletes through comprehensive football development and character building.

Our mission is to create a safe, inclusive, and nurturing environment that cultivates passion for the sport, instills core values of sportsmanship and integrity, and prepares players for success on and off the field. Through expert coaching, academic support, and community engagement, we aim to mold well-rounded individuals and inspire a lifelong love for football while making a positive impact in the lives of our athletes and the broader community. 

AIMS of The isf

  1. Academic Focus: 
    1. To support players in their academic pursuits, encouraging them to balance their studies with their athletic commitments. 

  2. Skill Development: 
    1. To provide comprehensive training and coaching that focuses on improving the football skills of each player.

  3. Tactical Understanding: 
    1. To enhance players' understanding of the game's tactics and strategies. This involves teaching them about offensive and defensive plays, game formations, situational awareness, and decision-making on the field.

  4. Physical Conditioning: 
    1. To promote fitness and overall physical development. Football is a demanding sport that requires strength, agility, speed, and endurance. ISF aims to ensure that players are physically prepared to perform at their best.

  5. Sportsmanship and Character Building: 
    1. To instill values of sportsmanship, teamwork, and discipline among the athletes. The academy emphasizes the importance of fair play, respect for opponents and officials, and taking responsibility for one's actions on and off the field

    2. College and University Opportunities: 
      1. For those aspiring to play football at the collegiate or university level, ISF will offer guidance and support in the college recruitment process, helping players showcase their talents to potential recruiters.

    3. Personal Growth: 
      1. To provide an environment that fosters personal growth and development. This includes building self-confidence, leadership skills, and resilience, which can benefit players both on and off the football field.

    4. Competition and Exposure:

      1. To participate in various competitions and tournaments, allowing players to test their skills against other teams and gain valuable experience. Exposure to competitive environments can also help players showcase their abilities for next level opportunities.

    5. Injury Prevention and Safety
      1. To educate players on injury prevention techniques and promote safety protocols to minimize the risk of injuries during training and games.

    6. Enjoyment of the Game
      1. Above all, the academy aims to foster a love for the sport of football. By providing a positive and enjoyable experience, players are more likely to stay committed to the sport and continue their involvement beyond the academy years.

    Goals OF THE ISF

    1. Academic Excellence
    2. Player Development

    3. Safety and Well-being

    4. Sportsmanship and Character Building

    5. College and University Pathways

    6. Competitive Performance

    7. Long-term Athlete Development

    8. Community Involvement

    9. Coaching Development

    10. Life Skills

    11. Creating a Positive Environment

    12. Diversity and Inclusion

    13. Parent Education and Involvement


    Sask DLC is a fully accredited online school for Saskatchewan students, Sask DLC offers a variety of additional supports and services for students including access to speech-language pathology, educational psychology and professional counselling supports.

                            ignite athletics team of strength and conditioning coaches has a rich diversity in sports backgrounds and a relentless pursuit to be the best in the industry. IGNITE ATHLETICS coaches work as a team so you can be sure that you are receiving the total combined knowledge of our staff.


    Largest artificial turf field in Saskatoon (CFL regulation size)
    Spectator seating for 5000, plus 9 corporate boxes

    Indoor training complex
    Indoor turf field –full field – 90 yds x 50 yds or 271 x 175 = 47,425 sf


    11,000 sq feet​​​​​​​

    16 squat racks

    4 lifting platforms

    4 cable machines

    A kaiser machine

    38 x 8 yard turf area for speed, agility, and games.

    2 curved treadmills

    4 airdyne bikes

    A 20-foot concrete med ball wall

    A basketball court

    A variety of other equipment!