Last Updated: May 2, 2016

2016 Late Registration

Accepting late registration for all teams.

Registration forms can be found under Handouts section of web site.  Complete forms, bring copy of birth certificate, include check and mail to BJT, PO Box 801, Belvidere, IL 61008

Birth certificates are required for children that did not participate last year

Registration Fee:
Football - $195 - Includes game jersey with players name on it
Cheer - $170
POMs - $135
- League fee includes fundraiser raffle tickets.  These are included in the registration fee. You will keep the money that you collect.
- Third child in the family will be $40 and each child thereafter will be $40.

Age group for each division:
Flyweight - 7 and 8
Lightweight - 9 and 10
Heavyweight - 11 to 13
- Age cut-off is Aug 1, 2016.  Players can not turn 14 between Aug 1 and October 31.

If you have questions send email to



2016 BJTCompetitive Cheer

April 26, 2016 @ 6:30 pm

Community Building

Come join us for an informational meeting for all cheer parents and athletes about the 2016 Competitive Cheer season!


Pom’s can join too!

This will not interfere with your season!


We will answer the following questions:  

·      What to expect……

·      How much will it cost?

·      What can I do to help?

·      What is the commitment?


We will end with an open question and answer period.

Contact Jodi Allen BJT Cheer Director with questions

815-979-4875 or





Belvidere Junior Tackle (BJT) is an independent, non-profit organization providing football, cheer and POMs to over 200 boys and girls from ages 7 to 13. BJT was founded in 1969 and participates in the Rock Valley Junior Tackle (RVJT) league, which was founded in 1957. 

BJT is run by parent coaches and volunteers, with an executive board that oversees all league operations.   There are many non-coaching roles that parents can fill. Check out the Board Member page for a list of board members and duties of the board members.

PO Box 801
Belvidere, IL 61008
E-Mail -


Rock Valley Junior Tackle web-site as moved to  Full league schedule and game results can be found.