FIFA “Live Your Goals week 11th – 18th September 2016.

Monday, August 22, 2016
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A whole week dedicated to celebrating and promoting girls and women’s football in New Zealand!

New Zealand Football has a vision to make football the number one team participation sport for kiwi women and girls. To achieve this, Mainland is hosting a number of events to help attract and promote girls football. We want to ensure that every female is given the opportunity to play the game.

Mainland Football have a number of events lined up for the week.

Sunday 11th September

Junior L1 Coaching Course - 9am-12pm, English Park, Womens Only (Cost $65.00)
Youth L1 Coaching Course - 1pm-4pm, English Park, Womens Only (Cost $65.00)

Please click here to register

Monday & Tuesday 12th/13th September

Schools Festival Yr 3/4 & 5/6 Girls 9am-3pm, English Park

Come and experience the beautiful game in a friendly female only environment, at Canterburys home of football - English Park. Bring your school down and enjoy playing in a non-competitive fun environment. You may even have a chance to have Q&A time with one of our very own Football Ferns.

Koru Games - Multi Sport Tournament  9am-3pm, Prebbleton Domain (13th 15th September)

Koru Games is aimed at year 7 and 8 children to participate in a multi-sport tournament. Girls only football competition available at Prebbleton Domain.

Wednesday 14th September

Futsal School Festival – Hillview Christian School. 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Female Only Referee Course 7-9pm, English Park (cost $10.00) - please click here to register

This referee
s course is for all those interested in learning the rules of the game and playing a vital role in our local game.

Thursday 15th September

'Have a Go day' Ashburton – 9am-3pm, Ashburton

This event provides children the opportunity to discover football in small sided games (4v4, 5v5) in a fun and friendly environment.

Pride Festival – 5pm-6pm, English Park

Opportunity to meet and learn from the best women’s players in Christchurch.

Please click here to register

Friday 16th September

Football School Festival Nelson - 12:30-2pm, Saxton Field

For more information please contact George:

Saturday 17th September

Football Festival Marlborough – 10am-12.30pm, Marlborough A&P Park

Girls only Football Festival featuring fun skill based drills, games and specific girls goal keeping session. Bring a friend, learn new skills, play games and have fun.

For more information please contact Tasha:

Girls Taster Hub - English Park 10 - 11am

Introductory session for ‘Girls Summer Hub’. Come and try a fun skill based session. Ages 5 - 12 years. All abilities welcome.

Please click here to register

Sunday 18th September

Halswell 7s – 9am-5pm, Halswell Domain

This 7-a-side football tournament is open to all  womens teams aged 18 and above. No need to enter as a club team, just get a group of mates together, choose a team name and enter now! The clubhouse including bar, bbq and changing facilities will be open all day. Prizes for the winners and best dressed team!

For more information please contact Annalie:



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