Raiders Gridiron Academy (8-16yrs)

2018 REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!

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Participating in football is great for kids both physically and psychologically. Football can increase physical coordination, fitness, and self-esteem. In addition, it will teach important lessons about teamwork and self-discipline.

The Raiders Gridiron Academy is a 5 on 5 youth tackle gridiron competition for boys and girls aged 8-14 years of age. 16 and under will play 7 on 7 tackle football.  (Age groups available are: 10 & under, 12 and under, 14 & under and 16 & under)

Note regarding Active Kids Voucher – We are accepting these however due to restraints on the website we will require full payment for registration fees then we will issue a separate refund for the $100 rebate to you. Thank you for your understanding.

TRAINING – TUESDAY EVENINGS

MATCHES – FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS at David Phillips Sports Fields – Daceyville

Friday Night Competition is run on the synthetic field.  The tournament, including Championship Games, will run from  Friday 19th October until 7th December 2018

Match times will be as follows:

🏈 U10 (minimum of 8 years or turning 9 or 10 in 2018) – 5.30pm arrival for 6.00pm start (finishing at 7.00pm)
🏈 U12 (turning 11 or 12 in 2018) – 6.30pm arrival for 7.00pm start (finishing at 8.00pm)
🏈 U14 (turning 13 or 14 in 2018) – 7.30pm arrival for 8.00pm start (finishing at 9.00pm)
🏈 U16 (turning 15 or 16 in 2018) – 8.30pm arrival for 9.00pm start (finishing at 10.00pm)

2018 REGISTRATION FEES

ALL NEW REGISTRATIONS: $460.00 per player which includes:

  • 14 week Tuesday training (21st August – 4th December 2018) – no training during school holidays
  • Friday Night Trial Game 1 – 21st September 2018
  • Friday Night Trial Game 2 – 28th September 2018
  • Friday Night Trial Game 3 – 19th October 2018
  • Friday night competition commences 26th October – 7th December 2018 (6 rounds + championship)
  • Players Reversible Jersey
  • Players Football Pants including integrated pads
  • Players Socks
  • Administration and Coaching Fees
  • Gridiron NSW Yearly Insurance
  • Please note: Helmet and Shoulder Pads will incur an additional costs.  Fittings will held at Suite 8, 11 Forest Road Hurstville between 4-6pm on the following dates: 26 June, 3 July, 6 July, 24 July, 31 July.  You will be contacted to make your appointment.

2018 RENEWALS –  $350.00 per player which includes:

  • 14 week Tuesday training (21st August – 4th December 2018) – no training during school holidays
  • Friday Night Trial Game 1 – 21st September 2018
  • Friday Night Trial Game 2 – 28th September 2018
  • Friday Night Trial Game 3 – 19th October 2018
  • Friday night competition commences 26th October – 7th December 2018 (6 rounds + championship)
  • Administration and Coaching Fees
  • Gridiron NSW Yearly Insurance

If you need to purchase a new jersey or pants this will be at an additional cost.

OTHER INFORMATION

EQUIPMENT FITTINGS: The equipment you wear while participating in sports is key to preventing injuries.   Equipment Fit out will held at Suite 8, 11 Forest Road Hurstville between 4-6pm on the following dates: 26 June, 3 July, 6 July, 24 July, 31 July.  You will be contacted to make your appointment.

SAFETY – The safety of the players in our program is the highest priority.  Correct tackling is taught from the beginning to ensure that all players are taught in a manner so that injury is prevented.  Head Coach, Paul Manera is a Heads Up Football® Master Trainer and follows their philosophy.  Heads Up Football® is a comprehensive program developed by USA Football and is supported by the NFL to advance player safety in the game of football. See more at: http://usafootball.com/headsup

PARTICIPATION IN SPORT – Participating in sports is great for children, both physically and psychologically. Sports can increase physical coordination, fitness, and self-esteem. In addition, sports can teach important lessons about teamwork and self-discipline.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT – Coach Manera on 0406 538 634 or send an email here

Note regarding Active Kids Voucher – We are accepting these however due to restraints on the website we will require full payment for registration fees then we will issue a separate refund for the $100 rebate to you. Thank you for your understanding.button (14)