2018 Premiership Form Guide: Western Crows

Next up, we have the Western Crows.
 

The Inaugural Premiers in 2016, the Crows struggled in their second season and will look to make amends in 2018. With former New Zealand Captain and new Head Coach Andrew Crighton taking the reins, look for the Crows to play an exciting…

17 Jan 9:12 AM 0 Read More...

More opportunities in Counties as KiwiSport project delivers results

AFL New Zealand in partnership with Counties Manukau Sport continues to improve its standing in the South Auckland region. The KiwiSport project, which has been running for the past two years focuses on providing new opportunities for Secondary School students to play organised sport. 
 

With an increased focus on…

17 Jan 9:06 AM 0 Read More...

Saints to use AFLX as part of Round 1 preparation

St Kilda Senior Assistant Coach Adam Kingsley says the Saints will spend some time focusing on AFLX ahead of its debut next month, but will use the hybrid competition as preparation for the real stuff.
 

AFLX will be played over one weekend in the middle of February, on a…

16 Jan 2:26 PM 0 Read More...

2018 AFLNZ Premiership Form Guide: Southern Saints

Over the next few days, AFL New Zealand media takes a look at each of the four AFL New Zealand Premiership sides for the upcoming 2018 competition and highlight some of the key players who will make an impact during the season. First up, it’s the defending premiers, the…

16 Jan 10:16 AM 0 Read More...

AFL New Zealand AGM March 17th 2018 North Harbour Stadium, Auckland

Please be advised of the following details for the AFL New Zealand AGM
 
Date: Saturday 17th March 2018
Venue: Sports House, Stadium Drive, North Harbour Stadium, Albany. 
Time: 3.00pm
 
Elected Director Process
The Board is now calling for nominations for the following position.

One Elected Director (Up…

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Premiership players get back on track

AFL New Zealand Premiership players from across the country are preparing to head back to the training track ahead of the 2018 competition which is set to kick off on February 11th at QBE Stadium in Albany, Auckland.
 

Players from South Auckland head back next Tuesday the 16th of…

11 Jan 10:46 AM 0 Read More...

2018 U18 New Zealand wider squad announced

The 2018 Under 18 New Zealand National wider squad has been selected and will tour to Melbourne, Australia in May 2018.
 

Included in the squad is a number of players who travelled to Melbourne earlier in the year along with a players who took part in the recent U18…

19 Dec 12:14 PM 0 Read More...

2017 Youth Competition finishes on a high

The 2017 AFL New Zealand Youth Competition has drawn to a close after a successful final round in both Auckland and Wellington over the weekend. The competition commenced in October and has been a huge success in introducing the game of AFL to new boys and girls in both regions…

18 Dec 7:30 PM 0 Read More...

AFL X to kick off new season

Modified football game AFLX is set to be part of a drastically different lead in to the home and away season next year.
 
AFLX will be played on rugby-sized pitches, have seven players per side (with three or more per side on the interchange), and consist of quarters…

14 Dec 11:08 AM 0 Read More...

2018 AFL New Zealand Academy announced

The athletes for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Academy have been announced by National Youth and Talent Identification Manager Mick Coultard. Academy athletes will participate in skill development, athletic testing and measurement, game play and personal development over an 8 week period.
 

From the Academy, AFL New Zealand Academy…

12 Dec 11:44 AM 0 Read More...

2017 NPC: Day two photos

The Auckland Buccaneers took out the 2017 National Provincial Championships for the second year in a row after going through the tournament undefeated.
 

Check out out some of the photos from the action on Day two of the tournament.
Read more: NPC: Auckland back to back Champions…

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NPC: Auckland back to back Champions

The Auckland Buccaneers are once again National Provincial Champions for the second year in a row after going through the 2017 tournament undefeated.
 

Held at QBE Stadium in Albany, Auckland on December 9th and 10th, four regions (Auckland, Wellington, Canterbury and Otago) from around the country contested the 2…

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