2020 AFL New Zealand Academy announced

The athletes for the 2020 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 Level 1, Level 2 and New Zealand U18 Youth…

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Youth aim for Academy spot in round 7

Round 7 of the 2019 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 Auckland, Mason Nimo and Onyx Tihanyi were…

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2020 National Academy set to be announced

The 2020 AFL New Zealand Academy athletes are set to be announced this week in preparation for National Representation in April next year. 
 

Academy Athletes are selected from the AFL New Zealand Youth Competition in December of each year and AFL New Zealand Academy teams play touring Australian teams…

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Talent on display in round 6 of Youth competition

Week six of the AFL New Zealand Youth competition was back in full swing in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch over the weekend.
 

Glorious conditions greeted the players at Colin Maiden Park in Auckland as the under 12’s kicked off the day with a fantastic game in which the…

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Albany Junior take out Male Junior AFL Cup

Albany Junior High School have won the Junior Male Greater Auckland AFL Cup Championships after going through the tournament undefeated.
 

The day was held at North Harbour Stadium and and was attended by Albany Junior High School, Southern Cross Campus and Green Bay High School.

All sides were eligible…

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Albany Junior High School win Female AFL Cup

Albany Junior High School have won the Junior Female Greater Auckland AFL Cup Championships after going through the tournament undefeated. 
 

The day was held at North Harbour Stadium and and was attended by Albany Junior High School, Auckland Girls Grammar and Green Bay High School.

All sides were eligible…

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Junior AFL Cup hits Auckland

The 2019 AVJennings Saints Junior AFL Cup took place over the last 2 weeks where Secondary Schools in 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.

 
Counties…

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Skills on display in National Youth Competition

Round 5 of the 2019 AFL New Zealand Youth Competition wrapped up in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch this weekend and all the players have developed their skills and game knowledge over the past five weeks.
 

In Auckland, Marcus Stratford and Hugo Mortimer were strong as the Giants won by…

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Youth competition rolls into round 4

It was Round 4 of the Youth competition this weekend and the next wave of up and coming AFL New Zealand stars were in action in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.
 

It was a tight game in the U12 grade as the Giants snuck home to win by 5 points…

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Young stars continue to develop at Youth Competition

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

Week two of the 2019 AFL New Zealand Youth competition was back in full swing in Auckland and Christchurch over the weekend where the future stars of tomorrow were continuing to develop their knowledge of AFL.
 

We start off this weeks wrap in the South Island as the Christchurch…

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2019 Youth Competition off to a hot start

Entering into its fifth season, the 2019 AFL New Zealand Youth Competition kicked off over the weekend in Auckland and Christchurch with superb football played in all regions.
 

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

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