Federation Football at WUAFC 2021!
Following a MOE between WUAFC & NUAFC in 2020 (see blog for all the details) WUAFC offering Federation Football.
For 2021 there will be grading for a 12th grade team on March 13th and 21st. Players wanting to play in the J league team must attend both grading days. Times will be published closer to the dates.
What is Federation Football?
Federation J League is a youth pathway for our junior players to senior Football with a coaching focus on skill acquisition. The skill acquisition phase is the optimal time for developing football skill which is essential for long term participation.
Please click and read the document "Changing the approach to youth sport" for all the details.
Federation J League is a regional competition which plays on Sunday's. There will be four festival days or crossover games during the season (which brings clubs from the BOP and the Waikato together), and these will be played on a Sunday.