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...

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...

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…

10 Dec 6:44 PM 0 Read More...

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…

05 Dec 10:38 AM 0 Read More...

2017 AFL Cup North and South Island Championship results

The 2017 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 Auckland and…

29 Nov 9:21 AM 0 Read More...

2017 Junior AFL Cup unearths new AFLNZ talent

The 2017 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 back champions…

28 Nov 2:10 PM 0 Read More...

Future stars on display at Youth competition

The 2017 AFL New Zealand Youth competition moved into week 5 on Sunday where the future NZ stars skills were on display in both Auckland and Wellington. 
 

Aiden Christians was named player of the day for the second week in a row as the Saints recorded a six goal…

27 Nov 1:36 PM 0 Read More...

Goals rain down at Youth Competition

It was goals aplenty in both Auckland and Wellington over the weekend as the youth players strapped on their footy boots and took the field for week four of the AFL New Zealand Youth competition. 
 

Over the last two week’s, a number of the AFL New Zealand Youth…

21 Nov 9:46 AM 0 Read More...

Youth talent continues to develop

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…

14 Nov 11:40 AM 0 Read More...

Youth Competition enters Round 2

Week two of the AFL New Zealand Youth competition was back in full swing in Auckland and Wellington over the weekend.
Glorious conditions greeted the players at QBE Stadium in Auckland as the under 14’s kicked off the day with a fantastic game in which the Tigers came from…

06 Nov 12:18 PM 0 Read More...

2017 AFL New Zealand Youth competition kicks off

The 2017 AFL New Zealand Youth Competition kicked offon Sunday morning in Auckland and Wellington with some fantastic football played in both regions.
 

AFL New Zealand created the Youth competition back in 2015 to compliment the pathway for participants to excel in AFL. Within the AFL New Zealand Youth…

29 Oct 5:49 PM 0 Read More...

AFLNZ Youth Early Bird pricing closing soon

The AFL New Zealand Youth competition is just over a month but Early Bird pricing closes this Friday, so don’t miss out on the opportunity to receive a discounted entry fee!
 

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

20 Sep 3:52 PM 0 Read More...