AFL Female competitions to expand in October

The AFL New Zealand Youth Competitions to commence in October in Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington will now expand to include;
 

Under 12 Boys & Girls

Under 16 Girls

Over 16 Women grades

New venues will see female competition based at Burnside Park in Christchurch, Unitec Mt Albert in Auckland…

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Youth Competition lands in Christchurch

As the AFL New Zealand Youth Competition continues to grow, the national organisation has added Christchurch as a new location for 2018.
 

The Youth Competition for boys and girls has been created to compliment the pathway for participants to enjoy and excel in AFL.

It has a focus on…

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Auckland Youth competition on the move

The 2018 Auckland Youth competition will be based at Unitec in Mt Albert after AFL New Zealand recently partnered with the Tertiary Institution to provide a new centrally based venue to cater for inclusion and growth of the competition.
 

The 8 week competition which begins at the end of…

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2018 Youth Competition introduces new locations, age groups

AFL New Zealand is excited to announce the return of the Youth Competition commencing in October 2018. 
 

Now in its fourth year, AFL New Zealand has announced that Christchurch will be included as the third venue around the country as AFL in New Zealand continues to grow.

In addition…

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Applications open for AFLNZ Youth Coaches

Applications are now open for the role of AFL New Zealand Youth Coach for the 2018 competition.
 

The Youth Competition for boys and girls has been created to compliment the pathway for participants to enjoy and excel in AFL.

It has a focus on improving athletes’ skills and fitness…

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2018 AVJennings Saints Senior AFL Cup

The 2018 AVJennings Saints Senior 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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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…

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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…

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Silky skills on display in week 7 of the Youth competition.

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

The Auckland Youth competition was played prior to the…

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Youth Competition rolls into Round 6

It was Round six of the Youth competition this weekend and the next wave of up and coming AFL New Zealand stars were in action in Auckland and Wellington.
 

Both The U14 Boys and Youth Girls combined this week to mix up the teams to learn from each other…

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2017 AVJennings Saints AFL Cup North and South Island Championship results

The 2017 AVJennings AFL Junior AFL Cup took place during the week where the best Secondary Schools in Auckland and Christchurch battled it out to become North and South Island Champions.
 

The championships follow the AFL Cup regional cluster tournaments that took place over the past 2 weeks in…

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2017 AVJennings Saints Junior AFL Cup unearths new AFL New Zealand talent

The 2017 AVJennings Saints Junior AFL Cup took place over the last 2 weeks where Secondary Schools in Auckland and Christchurch participated in playing AFL.
 
See below the results of the tournaments so far:
 
Greater Auckland Girls AFL Cup

Pukekohe High School went undefeated to became back to…

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