AFL Girls 14-16 Years

 

NOMINATE HERE

 

Nominations Close: Thursday, 8th February 2018.

 

Trials: Monday, 12th February 2018. Venue and Time (evening) TBC.

 

Program Coordinator & Coaching Staff TBC

We are currently accepting Expressions of Interest for coaching positions. Please click here to register your interest.

 

The Female AFL NSW/ACT Athlete Development Program will provide recognition and motivation to identified emerging talented athletes in the U14-16 age groups, with a stated goal to achieve selection into the NSW/ACT U16's squad. The Program will provide coaching, education, training and competition to improve athlete development with the view to:

  • Develop fundamental skill level of athletes, as well aas providing educational and personal development opportunities
  • Prepare athletes to a leavel where their transition to any NSW State team is 'seamless'
  • Increase the level of success of those athletes at competition and events in Female AFL nationwide

 

Athlete Benefits

The following benefits will apply to those selected in the AFL program:

  • Weekly training sessions to further develop skills: running from March - August 2018 (20 weeks total)
  • Sepcialised athlete sessions including Strength and Conditioning, Nutrition and Sports Psychology
  • Academy Games (inter- academy Tournament) Entry

 

Eligibility

To be eligible to apply for a position within the girls AFL program, athletes must be:

  • Female 14, 15 or 16 years of age in 2018 (i.e born in 2004, 2003, 2002)
  • Reside within the Hunter Region;
  • Attend school within the Hunter Region;
  • No AFL club experience necessary. 

 

Cost

A program levy and uniform levy will be applicable to selected athletes.

 

 

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