River Edge Return to Play Plan

Updated: 4.2.21

The following are guidelines and policies for River Edge Girls Athletic League events under NJ’s phased approach to control the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

The River Edge Recreation Return to Play plan will cover all REGAL sports programs. Coaches, staff, visitors and athletes will be required to abide by the gatherings limitations outlined in Executive Order No. 152 (2020), or the Order in effect at the time of competition.

All families in REGAL will be required to read, acknowledge and agree to abide by the Return to Play program prior to being permitted to participate with any program. All families will also need to agree to any waivers required by the Joint Insurance Fund and/or the Borough of River Edge.  The current hold harmless agreement is linked below.

Please visit the River Edge Recreation's Coaches Corner for more information on Return Play, COVID guidelines, and more.

Click here for more information from the River Edge Recreation Department about COVID and the Return to Play Plan

Please click here to read the Return to Play Plan from River Edge Recreation

Hold Harmless Agreement-Borough of River Edge 

River Edge Volunteer Coach Requirements

Updated MARCH 2021

  1. All Volunteer Coaches are required to complete the Rutgers SAFETY Certification. 

    Go to youthsports.rutgers.edu for list of certification clinics in the area.  A copy of this certification must be submitted to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  2. All Volunteer Coaches are required to Undergo a Criminal Background Check! 

    The Borough of River Edge Ordinance #1501 requires criminal background checks for River Edge volunteers involved with Borough sponsored programs or services involving minors. Click hereto download the background check instructions. If you have further questions contact Lt. Mike Walker at 201-599-6316

  3. All Volunteer Coaches are required to be trained in the prevention and treatment of sports-related concussions and other head injuries among students athletes!

    • An online concussion training for coaches through the Center for Disease Control is required for all volunteer coaches  https://headsup.cdc.gov/Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports certificate of completion is to be submitted to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

    • Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports fact sheets specifically for coaches, for athletes and for parents are to be distributed to the appropriate group by each youth sport league every season

  4. All Volunteer Coaches will be required to be trained in the use of the Cardiac Science Powerheart G5 AED which are located at KBG Field, Little League Fields, Roosevelt School Field and Cherry Hill School Field. Click the link for this training video CardiAcademy Courses

Step 1 - click link to CardiAcademy AED Training Video

Step 2 - Enter your name at beginning of on line training video so it can be printed on your certificate upon completion.

Step 3 - Complete online training video and once completed certificate comes up on your screen, using your browser's print function, print hard copy or print to a PDF.

Step 4 - Send your Certificate to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to verify that you have completed the Rescue Training and have viewed the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Course


REGAL Online Team Store Open through 3/1

Grab your gear for your REGAL athlete! From hats to shirts to custom gaiters, we have something for every athlete on the field.  Some items can be customized with your choice of sport under the REGAL logo. Choose from: YOGA, CHEER, VOLLEYBALL, BASKETBALL, RUNNERS, SOFTBALL or ATHLETICS.  Store is open through 3/1, and items will be delivered to your home by approximately 3/25.



REGAL gaiter blackREGAL sublimated reversible all around headband


2021 Recreation Softball Program Open for Registration

Registration is now open for REGAL's Recreational Softball Season


The Instructional Program will begin in early April and run for 10 weeks through early June.
2nd graders will be playing games in the latter part of the season.  


Registration will close on March 7, 2021


The Recreation Season will begin (weather permitting) in mid-April and run through the end of June. 
This year we will be playing in the Kinderkamack Softball League (KSL). 


Registration will close on March 7, 2021

Additional Information on each program can be found on the registration link.

REGISTER HERE: https://tshq.bluesombrero.com/Default.aspx?tabid=1514368

Any questions or concerns please contact Joe Armental at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.