The Kiwanis Football League (KFL) is by far the top, most widely recognized American Football league in Panama. While there are at the moment a few other realistic contenders, the KFL remains the most highly respected and heavily supported league by the general community. The KFL has to its credit strong and long lasting associations and alliances with the country’s most highly recognized public and private academic institutions. The KFL is actively involved with international outreach to include cultivating and maintaining positive relationships with US college coaches and players and also professional athletes of the NFL who have on numerous occasions come to Panama to enrich the overall American Football landscape to include hosting player and coach training clinics. All coaches of the KFL are certified by USA Football, the national governing body of American football at the youth and amateur levels in the United States.