American football

6th October 2000 at 01:00
Children interested in American football could win pound;500 of equipment for their school. The Scottish Claymores - in conjunction with the National Football League Europe in London - is asking pupils to submit essays of 250 words on their experiences of playing orwatching flag football, the non-contact children's version of the game.

The competition is open to pupils aged 12-14. Entries must be received by October 22; send them to Essay Competition, NFL Europe, First Floor, 99 Kings Road, London SW3 4PA.

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