AFL KiwiKick Tournament a Success in Hutt Valley

Five schools have participated in a successful AFL KiwiKick tournament in the Hutt Valley region.
On a warm sunny day at Trentham Memorial Park, year 5 and 6 students played four competitive games each of AFL KiwiKick.

The sport was new for most of the children, so initially a practice…

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ASB Community Trust supports AFLNZ success

The ASB Community Trust has supported the success of AFL New Zealand’s programmes, helping more participants play more sport.
Featuring a special focus on the Northland region, the ASB Community Trust’s funding grant has allowed the continuation of an employment structure tasked with delivering AFL New Zealand programmes…

28 Feb 4:04 PM 0 Read More...

AFL KiwiKick successful at Freemans Bay School

Freemans Bay School has been successfully introduced to the new and dynamic sport of AFL through the AFL KiwiKick programme.
AFL KiwiKick teaches fundamental movement skills, valuable for a wide variety of sports. Students learn to kick, catch, pass and bounce, using easy to handle AFL footballs.

The programme at…

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Harbour Play AFL Pathway set to begin

The Harbour Play AFL Pathway is set to begin across the region, through a partnership between AFL New Zealand and Harbour Sport.
Across six schools in the region, thousands of children will benefit from the Harbour Play AFL Pathway. Through the delivery of the highly regarded AFL KiwiKick programme, more…

03 Feb 10:40 AM 0 Read More...

Play AFL in Central Auckland this summer

AFL New Zealand are excited to announce the opening of the Central Auckland Play AFL Club. Located at St Paul’s College in Ponsonby, the Central Auckland Play AFL Club will provide those living in the heart of the city the opportunity to play the new and dynamic sport of…

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AFL New Zealand Community Awards 2013

AFL New Zealand have hosted in conjunction with the 2013 AFL Grand Final, an annual Community Awards function at the AUT Millennium Institute in Mairangi Bay. The event was a fantastic chance to recognise and thank the many people and partner organisations that have contributed to the success of AFL…

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The Gardens School loves AFL KiwiKick

AFL KiwiKick has been a stunning success at The Gardens School in Manurewa. Hundreds of students have eagerly taken up the opportunity to learn the fundamental movement skills of Kick, Catch, Pass and Bounce.
As a result of their involvement in AFL KiwiKick, participants will develop a connection to the…

03 Sep 3:58 PM 0 Read More...

Wellington Community Trust support AFLNZ's success

AFL has taken off in Wellington as a participation and spectator sport thanks to the efforts of AFL New Zealand and the support of the Wellington Community Trust. The introduction of the new and dynamic sport of AFL has delivered many varied benefits to the people of Wellington.
AFL New…

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AFL KiwiKick Tournament Day - Eden Albert Zone


AFL KiwiKick festival day tournaments allow students to gain a greater understanding of AFL, from the teamwork required to score points to the application of fundamental movement skills taught by the sport.
A particularly successful tournament was held in June for schools in the Eden-Albert Zone. Not even the…

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15,000 Central Auckland students enjoy AFL KiwiKick

Through the support of Sport Auckland and Kiwisport, AFL New Zealand is delivering to 15000 primary school children within the Central Auckland region. AFL New Zealand will continue with these programmes, as they deliver on key outcomes that encourage children to live healthy lifestyles through sport.
As a result of…

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Green Bay High School Students step up thanks to AFL New Zealand

Students at Green Bay High School are learning new skills, and gaining valuable experience through being part of the AFL New Zealand “Coach the Coaches” programme. The exciting partnership between Green Bay High School, AFL New Zealand and Konini Primary School is beneficial for all concerned.

The Green Bay High…

04 Jul 3:39 PM 0 Read More...

Sancta Maria Catholic Primary School AFL KiwiKick Programme

The children attending Sancta Maria Catholic Primary School were provided with the opportunity to play AFL KiwiKick in Term 1 of 2013.
AFL New Zealand’s involvement with the school is part of a successful Kiwisport programme funded by Counties Maunkau Sport that will see over 5000 children exposed to…

25 Jun 2:16 PM 0 Read More...