ENSURE YOUR CHILDREN ARE ALWAYS SUPERVISED
members/coaches/managers are all volunteers & are not responsible
for your children. At the conclusion of training please ensure
you are either early or on time to pick up. Talk to your children
about staying with the coach from drop off- to pick up. Please
make sure it is clear to them that they are not allowed to leave
the oval without adult supervision.
SHIN PADS and soccer boots must be worn at all training and AT
will be sorted into teams ASAP based on player registration numbers.
Sometimes children may be asked to play up an age group to help
fill up the teams and so that there is not to many in one age
group. Please note due to numbers of teams between clubs and various
venues, not all Bodalla teams will play at the same venue.
it is quite heavy rain at 2.30pm, the school will be notified
of cancellation of training and children sent home on their usual
bus. It is your responsibility to let your child know what to
do in case it is raining and do not assume there will be someone
there to look after them.
& Team Shirts WASHING ROSTER
uniform should be worn at all matches. Shirts are provided by
the Club at each game. Shorts $20 and socks $10 are available
for sale at our canteen. We welcome the donation of second hand
items such as shorts, boots, shinpads etc, in order to provide
a clothing pool for families. Please see the canteen- THANKS.
All players and parents are requested to take their teams’
shirts home for washing on a rotating basis and return them to
their coach/manager on the following training day to ensure that
those shirts will be available on time for the next competition
PLAYERS ARE NOT ALLOWED TO KEEP SHIRTS FOR THE SEASON OR TO WEAR
THEM TO OR AFTER GAMES. THESE SHIRTS ARE COSTLY AND NEED TO LAST
will be looking for coaches and managers. Please remember coaches
and committee members are all volunteers giving up their time
so if you can lend a hand that would be great, it can be quite
fun to get involved with your children. All coaches are required
to undertake a coaching course and working with children check.
No previous experience is required as long as you are 14 years
or over. The free Coaching Course will be held on date/s to be
advised. This is a requirement by the National Body to cover the
coaches and players. There will be a welcome/information session
for all coaches/managers on a date to be advised.
games are played on Sundays at the various venues and are only
cancelled if the field is unplayable, not because the players
may get wet. Normally the cancellation will be announced on the
local radio stations as early as possible on the day of the game
or contact your team Manager or Coach. You can also check EFA
& our website or facebook.
should turn up at least 30-45 minutes before the game to give
the coach/manager a chance to form a team, fill in the team sheet,
hand out shirts etc.
competition draw will be provided to coaches at a training session
as soon as they become available. (Some games may have to be played
on Saturdays- rarely).
for Under 6/7/8/9/10/11 are designed to encourage skill development
and team play. There is no point score system and no competition
Robin Days may be held.
players should bring their own drinks for the half time refreshment.
Dehydration should not be underestimated. To enable coaches to
talk to their players and keep them together, please keep the
drinks in one location.
is the place we really need your help. This years Canteen Supervisor
will welcome as many helpers as possible. Just turn up on any
day & lend a hand as it can get quite busy. BBQ- We love
helpers to cook the snags on the BBQ when we have home games-
great place to get to know everyone. Just let us know you are
available or just turn up on the day. (The takings & team
sheets are collected at the end of each day). Your cooperation
in helping us run the canteen is greatly appreciated as it shares
the load & allows everyone a chance to watch their own children
the income of the canteen the soccer club has no option other
than to increase the registrations fees substantially. Our club
is a non profit organisation & our canteen helps raise money
in order to; save you money on registration fees, purchase equipment
- balls, shirts, nets etc, trophies etc for presentation day
& helps with paying referees fee etc.
up of fields for home games
For all home
games the fields need to be set up before the first games. Setting
up starts one hour before the first game. Volunteers are required
to put up the nets, flags, goal posts etc. The first teams on
MUST help set up the fields and the last teams on MUST take
down the nets, flags, goal posts etc. and return these to the
Meetings & ASSOCIATION MEETINGS
the soccer season the Bodalla Club meets on a regular basis and
everyone is welcome & encouraged to come along. Meetings are
generally held the 1st Thu of the month starting 7pm at the oval/
clubhouse or during the winter at Bodalla Bowling Club. (Unless
advertised elsewhere- check our website)
All coaches, managers, parents and senior players are very welcome
to attend, (coaches we require that you attend at least one).
Please come and be involved in the running of your club, your
opinions and ideas are needed to ensure the club is meeting everyone’s
Association meetings are attended by delegates of all clubs in
the Eurobodalla competition, including one from Bodalla. Any problems
players or parents would like to raise with the Association MUST
be taken through the Bodalla Club Secretary.
would like to take this opportunity to wish all players and supporters
another enjoyable soccer season. If you have any question’s
please don’t hesitate to ask, this can be done in person
at the oval or by emailing us at:
thanks Bodalla Soccer Club Board & Committee for 2013/14