NSMF Joe Connelly Bronze Boot Tournament

The North Surrey Minor Football Annual Joe Connelly Bronze Boot is the longest running Pre-Season Football Tournament in BC. It is traditionally held on the last weekend in August (weekend before Week 1 of VMFL Regular Season) and includes teams in all divisions from the VMFL, Valley and Island Leagues

Bear Creek Park
Saturday: Atom, PW, JB
Sunday: Flag, Bantam, Midget

If you are interested in entering a team in the tournament, please contact us here

Bronze Boot Trophy


Adam, Chris and Ereen busy branding the field for the tourney. Fantastic job, boys!









Please hand in Numerical PA Roster, printed with first name first, to the announcer’s booth upon arrival.


  • Each team plays three (3) 25-minute games (Midget will play one full game)
  • No time outs or half time
  • Kick-offs to start game and after scoring plays
  • No on-field warm up. Teams can warm-up on the practice / side fields prior to games.
  • Teams must be ready and behind the team benches at the three-minute whistle.
  • Coin tosses between all captains will occur prior to each Division.

Tournament Winners/Tiebreakers

  • Best record: 2 points for win / 1 point for tie
  • Teams tied: Game played between tied teams decides winner
  • Still tied: Least points against
    Still tied: Points for will decide
    Still tied: Co-champions declared