The Northern Football Federation organised a Year 4-6 Girl’s 5 a-side Football Festival to promote the sport. It was held on Thursday 23rd February at Becroft Park in Forrest Hill. The “girls only” football festival was organised in conjunction with the FIFA Live Your Goals (formerly known as Girls and Women’s Week), that took place throughout New Zealand from 18th – 26th February 2017. This week was about creating football opportunities to new and existing girls and females within the Northern Football Federation region, the week was designed to increase participation and create awareness of female Football throughout Northern Football Federation region.
SCHOOL’S FESTIVAL OF FOOTBALL
This year we have a date of Wednesday 15 November 2017; interest will be gained in Term 3. We are able to enter two teams from our school – one Year 3/4 team (10 players) and one Year 5/6 team (10 players). Please note that trials will need to be held if we have a large number of interested students.