Round Twelve Weekly Wrap

25th July, 2018

For Round 12 St Marys GJFC celebrated the contribution of our Girls sides to our football Club. All of the girl sides and many of the boys teams wore pink socks to raise money for the McGrath Foundation. It was a great effort by the club as they raised over $4500 for the foundation.

Two of our Youth Girl sides were lucky enough to be featured on SMASH FM during the week. Molly, Alannah and Chelsea represented Beverley Hills, while Danika and Georgia as well as coach Brydie spoke on behalf of Kew Comets. Head to our Facebook page for the links to the interviews.

Swiss is  searching for the most dedicated and passionate Australian Rules Football champion off the ground. The one for whom game day is every day. Nominate your local legend now, for a chance to win them some amazing prizes, plus $5,000 for your club. Entrants & nominees must be Australian residents 18+ visit swisse.com/bestoffground for entry form and T&Cs

It was great to see during the week past Templestowe Junior Football Club players Callum and Tyler Brown visit the club. Callum and Tyler have both re-signed with Collingwood until the end of the 2020 season.

The AFL in partnership with Monash University have launched a study to assess the evidence in relation to usefulness of headgear in youth Australian Football. Any Player (with parental oversight if needed), parent, coach, trainer, medic, physio or any other type of club affiliate involved with junior football is eligible to complete the survey. The survey only takes 2-10 minutes and participants will go into the draw to win a $1000 sports equipment voucher for your football club. Follow the link: http://j.mp/2KMDEOZ

Registrations are now open for our 2018 Summer Development Program! Head to the page on our website for more details and to book your spot:  http://www.yarrajfl.org.au/summer-development-programs/

This weeks live streamed match is 1v2 in Colts 1! Make sure you keep an eye on our Facebook for the link to watch Fitzroy take on St Marys.