Junior AFL Football - International Rules Tour to UK and Ireland Nov-Dec 2017
We would like to invite junior AFL footballers from across Australia to be a part of our next junior international rules tour to Ireland, UK and France departing November 28th 2017.
Registrations for a limited number of spots are now available.
A squad of two teams will consist of junior boys turning 15 and 16 in the 2017 season. Players of all abilities will be welcome to be a part of the tour. The tour will be led by the elite level coaches, all of them featured on our previous tours.
Mick Clift - Level 3 coach, who works with NSW AFL as Talent/Coaching Manager for the Sydney region , has been appointed head coach of the tour, as well as Jason Saddington, head coach of the GWS Giants Academy.
Other elite coaches will be appointed throughout 2017.
The tour will be filled on a first come first in basis. All young players will be closely supervised throughout the tour. We will be taking a maximum of 51 boys on tour, and be playing approx 6 matches on tour per team.
The tour will commence in London, where you will have the opportunity to explore thecapital, as well as tour Lords and see an English Premier League soccer match live. You will also play local gaelic junior representative teams from England under international rules.
Then its onto Dublin where we will tour the city, play a local club, and visit the home of Gaelic games...Croke Park.
We will then tour around southern Ireland playing against local schools and clubs in Gaelic football and the Hybrid game. Some of the destinations we may visit include Waterford, Galway, Tralee, Cork and Shannon.
The tour will then head back through England and onto Paris, where you will have the opportunity to see all themajor sites. En-route we will visit and pay our respects to the ANZAC memorials and battlefields of the Somme in Northern France where the ANZACS fought at during World War One.
The tour cost will cover:
- International flights ex Australia
- All accommodation with breakfast daily, as well as some dinners
- Internal transfers with Luxury coach and ferry crossings
- most sightseeing
- comprehensive travel insurance
- Guided tours of London, Paris and the Somme battlefields
Parents and family members are also welcome to join the tour as supporters ! In 2015 we had over 80 people travel with us ! Special packages are available for families traveling together
For more information, head to our contact us page, or give us a call on02 42 67 1400
Giving you the chance to see the world through footy !!!!