AFL New Zealand Youth Competition enters its third year

AFL New Zealand is excited to announce the return of the Youth Competition commencing in October 2017. The return will mark the third year of the competition after two hugely successful competitions in the past two years.
 

The Youth Competition for boys and girls has been created to compliment…

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Auckland Senior AFL Cup results

The 2017 Senior AFL Cup took place over the last 2 weeks where Secondary Schools around all of Auckland participated in playing AFL.
 
Please see below the results of the tournaments so far:
 
Harbour Waitakere:
 
Round 1:
Northcote 6.2: 38 v Whangarei Boys 4.2: 27…

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2016 Youth Competition draws to a close

The 2016 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…

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2016 Youth Competition Week 7 results

Prior to the local league Grand Finals in Auckland and Wellington, the next wave of up and coming AFL New Zealand stars were in action in the Youth competition over the weekend.
 
Auckland
Both The U14 Boys and Youth Girls combined this week to mix up the teams to…

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2017 AFL New Zealand Academy selected

The athletes for the 2017 AFLNZ 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 a 9 week period.
 

From the Academy, New Zealand Hawks Academy and New…

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2016 AFLNZ Youth Competition week 6 results

It was week 6 of the AFL New Zealand Youth Competition and with only 2 weeks to go, all participants in both the Auckland and Wellington Competition are progressing nicely with some stunning football on display.

Auckland
It was the Youth Girls Lions side that piled on the points late…

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2016 Youth Competition Week 5 results

Sunny Conditions greeted the players in both Auckland and Wellington as the 2016 Youth Competition moved in to Week 6 where their were some extremely close results in all games.
More and more players are starting to show their development in the  sport and the skill level and game play…

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2016 Hawks Cup results

The 2016 Junior Hawks Cup took place over the last 2 weeks where Secondary Schools around all of Auckland participated in playing AFL.

 
Please see below the results of the tournaments so far:
 

 
Congratulations to Dilworth Rural Campus 2 who won the Boys Junior Hawks Cup and…

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2016 Youth Competition Week 4 results

Wonderful conditions greeted the Youth players in both Auckland and Wellington over the weekend as they strapped on their footy boots and took the field for week four of the AFL New Zealand Youth competition. 
 

During the week, a number of the Youth players represented their Schools to take…

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Hawks Cup features 13 Schools and 18 teams

AFL New Zealand has diversified the programmes available to Secondary Schools to ensure flexibility that suits the outcomes of the school involved and provides opportunities for students and staff to participate in all facets of AFL.
 

The Hawks Cup is only one of these programmes but is intertwined with…

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2016 Youth Competition Week 3 results

The Auckland and Wellington Youth competition moved into week 3 where up and coming AFL talent displayed their skills under the guidance of AFL New Zealand certified coaches. All age groups continue to learn and develop through the Youth competition and the coaches are noticing the increase in skills and…

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2016 Youth Competition week 2 results

The AFL New Zealand Youth competition was back in full swing in Auckland and Wellington over the weekend after taking a break for the Labour Day long weekend.
 
Auckland
On a tremendous day in Auckland, the Youth Girls Lions took on the Bulldogs in what was an exciting game…

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