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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Young stars continue to develop at Youth competion

It was Round four 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.
 

Maori TV were on hand in Auckland as they filmed a news story about the growing participation rates of…

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Skills on display at Youth competition

Week 3 of the 2018 AFL New Zealand Youth Competition wrapped up in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch this weekend where there were some silky smooth skills on display in all three regions.
 

In Auckland, The under 12 grade saw the Bulldogs defeat the Giants by 8 goals in a…

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Youth competition rolls into Round 2

Week two of the 2018 AFL New Zealand Youth competition was back in full swing in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch over the weekend.
 

We start off this weeks wrap in the South Island as the Christchurch competition continues to grow.

The Giants made it two wins in a row…

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Canterbury Youth Competition a big hit

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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Youth competition breaks new ground

Entering into its fourth season, the 2018 AFL New Zealand Youth Competition kicked off over the weekend in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch with superb football played in all three regions.
 

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

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Wellington Youth competition all set to go

The 2018 Wellington Youth competition kicks off it’s first round this Sunday at Hutt Park in Seaview.
 

Now in its fourth year, AFL New Zealand announced the expansion of an Under 12’s, Under 16 Girls & 16 and Over Girls grades to accompany the growth of the…

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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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