News – Open Day at First Kicks & Fun Football Muster

Pukekohe AFC are inviting all children between the ages of 4yrs-9yrs (born 2010-2015) to a Community Club Open Day.  This day is for new members to come and try the games/skills we offer each Saturday and also for existing members to ‘dust off the cobwebs’ and enjoy a morning of football.  All are welcome and it is free to attend for all.

When:  Saturday 6 April 2019 at 9.00am.

Where:  A & P Showgrounds, Station Road, Pukekohe. (entry via Gate 6 off Station Road)

Programme of the morning will be:

For First Kicks (4-7 yrs old) (born 2012-2015) – We are having an Open Day and the famous McDonalds Roadshow for 4-7 yr olds on Saturday 6 April 2019 starting at 9.00am at A & P Showgrounds.

McDonalds Roadshow starts:  9.00am-10.00am  4-7 yr olds.  Fun for the younger football kids on a blow up soccer field.  They then move to the Open Day of Football skills.

Open Day of Football:  10.00am-11.00am 4-7 yr olds.  A chance for the younger football kids to try the activities and games we offer for the 2019 season.   Children will be placed into a ‘Pod’ to experience the activities.  This will be a short muster/sample day for new players to try (optional to attend for existing club members who have played in our Pod system before).

For Fun Football (8-9 yrs old) (born 2010 & 2011) – COMPULSORY FOR ALL PLAYERS OF THIS AGE GROUP TO ATTEND.

Children of this age need to be registered online and have paid fees prior to the day, to be put into a School based team.  Teams will be sorted, t shirts issued, coaches allocated, Saturday 6 April 2019 9.00am at A & P Showgrounds.

Sorting of teams:  9.00am-10.00am  8-9 yr olds.  Players will be advised of teams and coaches finalised.

Coerver Coaching Demonstration:  10.00am-11.00am 8-9 yr olds.  Coerver Coaching will be attending and will provide a demonstration of the football coaching skills they offer.  Children can participate in these skills – bring football boots or sandshoes and a drink bottle to participate.  Free to participate.

The first official ‘First Kicks & Fun Football’ day of the 2019 season is Saturday 4 May 2019 at A & P Showgrounds.

We will also have Ronald McDonald attending, the McDonalds blow up soccer pitch as well as the games and activities running for all participants.  There will be a ‘boot swap/second hand boots for sale’ stall.  You can also register and pay your fees on this day too, but it is preferable that you register online.  There will be giveaways for all children attending.  You do not need to be a registered member to attend, all welcome.  Cost is free.

Come and try our football programme, then you can register and pay fees after this if you wish to continue for the current football season.

We hope to see everyone there.