Youth

AFL Youth

Tailor made for players of all abilities and aspirations, AFL Youth caters to teenage boys aged from 12 to 17.

An ideal progression from either NAB AFL Auskick or junior footy, youth footy provides players with the opportunity to play in a graded competition within a club environment.

Fun, fast and skilful, youth football is chance for players to play football with their mates and establish new friendships, with a distinct focus on team building.

Age 12 – 14

Key Principles

  • Fun and safe
  • Play with mates
  • Focus on developing skills and tactics
  • Modified rules, playing area and equipment

Age 15 – 17

By ages 15-17 the full Laws of Australian Football are applied and boys will play the same brand of football they see being played at the elite level.

Key Principles

  • Fun and fast
  • Play with mates
  • Continue developing skills and tactics

To find your local club, please use the club locator

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