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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Auckland Youth competition moves to central location

The 2019 Auckland Youth competition will be based at Colin Maiden Park in St Johns after AFL New Zealand relocated to provide a new centrally based venue to cater for inclusion and growth of the competition.
 

The 8 week competition which begins on October 20 will take place at…

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Canterbury Youth competition continues to build momentum

As the AFL New Zealand Youth Competition continues to grow around the country, the Canterbury region will be entering into its second season in 2019. 
 

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

It has…

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Youth competition returns in 2019

AFL New Zealand is excited to announce the return of the Youth Competition commencing in October 2019. 
 

Now into its fifth year, the AFL New Zealand Youth competition has continued to grow nationwide and is now an integral part of the annual calendar.

AFL New Zealand has created its…

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Pukekohe High go back to back at Female AFL Cup

Pukekohe High School have won back to back Female North Island Senior AFL Cup Championships after going through the tournament undefeated. 
 

The day was hosted by Pukekohe High School as they went through the Round robin tournament undefeated winning both their games.

All sides were eligible for the Championships…

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Rosehill College claim maiden AFL Cup

Rosehill College have the won their maiden North Island Male Senior AFL Cup Championships.
 

The day was hosted by Pukekohe High School but it was Rosehill College who went through the Round robin tournament undefeated winning both their games.

All sides were eligible for the Championships after competing in…

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Academy set to propel athletes to National representation

One hundred and thirteen athletes from around the country are set to embark on an 8 week specialised AFL New Zealand Academy programme in preparation for National Representation. 
 

The AFL New Zealand Academy kicks off this Sunday around the country where athletes will participate in skill development, athletic testing…

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Development players announced for 2019 AFLNZ Premiership

The 2019 AFL New Zealand Premiership will provide a number of talented players from the AFL New Zealand Academy the opportunity to participate in the Premiership as development players.
 

The opportunity will be utilised to further development and manage the environment for young players and their introduction into senior…

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2018 Youth competition ends on a high

The 2018 AFL New Zealand Youth Competition has drawn to a close after an exciting final week in Auckland, Wellington and Canterbury 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 all three…

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Albany Junior claim maiden North Island AFL Cup

Albany Junior High School have the won their maiden North Island Junior AFL Cup Championships.
 

The day was held at QBE Stadium in Albany, where Pukekohe High School, Green Bay High School and Northcote College join Albany Junior for the final tournament of the year where the best of…

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