Academy set to propel athletes to National representation

One hundred and thirteen athletes from around the country are set to embark on an 8 week specialised AFL New Zealand Academy programme in preparation for National Representation. 
 

The AFL New Zealand Academy kicks off this Sunday around the country where athletes will participate in skill development, athletic testing…

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Development players announced for 2019 AFLNZ Premiership

The 2019 AFL New Zealand Premiership will provide a number of talented players from the AFL New Zealand Academy the opportunity to participate in the Premiership as development players.
 

The opportunity will be utilised to further development and manage the environment for young players and their introduction into senior…

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2018 Youth competition ends on a high

The 2018 AFL New Zealand Youth Competition has drawn to a close after an exciting final week in Auckland, Wellington and Canterbury 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 all three…

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Albany Junior claim maiden North Island AFL Cup

Albany Junior High School have the won their maiden North Island Junior AFL Cup Championships.
 

The day was held at QBE Stadium in Albany, where Pukekohe High School, Green Bay High School and Northcote College join Albany Junior for the final tournament of the year where the best of…

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Green Bay High undefeated at Female AFL Cup

The 2018 AVJennings Saints Junior AFL Cup took place over the last 2 weeks where Secondary Schools around all of Auckland participated in playing AFL.
 

Once again, the St Kilda Football Club and AVJennings are a proud sponsor of the AFL Cup and surrounding AFL New Zealand community programmes…

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Albany Junior High School claim Harbour/Waitakere AFL Cup

The 2018 AVJennings Saints Junior AFL Cup took place over the last 2 weeks where Secondary Schools around all of Auckland participated in playing AFL.
 

Once again, the St Kilda Football Club and AVJennings are a proud sponsor of the AFL Cup and surrounding AFL New Zealand community programmes…

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Pukekohe High take out Counties AFL Cup

The 2018 AVJennings Saints Junior AFL Cup took place over the last 2 weeks where Secondary Schools around all of Auckland participated in playing AFL.
 

Once again, the St Kilda Football Club and AVJennings are a proud sponsor of the AFL Cup and surrounding AFL New Zealand community programmes…

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Youth competition reaches week 7

Round 7 of the 2017 AFL New Zealand Youth Competition wrapped up in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch this weekend and with only one round to go, all the players have developed their skills and game knowledge over the past seven weeks.
 
In Wellington, the Youth played prior to the…

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2019 AFLNZ Academy Announced

The athletes for the 2019 AFL New Zealand Academy have been announced. 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 and New Zealand U18 Youth Girls teams will be…

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Youth competition moves into week 6

It was week 6 of the AFL New Zealand Youth Competition and with only 2 weeks to go, all participants in all regions are developing their game with some stunning football on display.
 

The 16 and over female grade were back into it this week after their win over…

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Next Generation footy stars brave the weather in Round 5 of the Youth competition

The next generation of footy stars in New Zealand braved wet weather and windy conditions to take part in round 5 of the Youth competition.
 

We start this week in Canterbury where in the U15 grade, the Suns got their first win on the board as they ran out…

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NZ Kahu make it five in a row with win over Port Adelaide

New Zealand Kahu Youth Girls has beaten Port Adelaide’s Women’s Aboriginal AFL Academy (WAAA) by 10 points at a rain-soaked QBE Stadium in Auckland to make it five wins in succession.
 

Tesharna Maher and Dorena Hansen starred for the WAAA but the Kahu proved too strong…

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