Thanks to all those who made Toronto Junior Footy a success in 2023
We’ll see you all in the Spring of 2024!
What is AusKick?
It is Australian Football, modified for kids. Each session involves: warm-up, skill development, skill activity, and a scheduled and sanctioned modified game. It’s designed to ensure every child gets an opportunity to learn new skills and play games. It’s designed to be fun and inclusive for all children! This program is for kids aged 5 to 10.
What Is KangaKick?
It is a junior program which sees players participate in drills and activities for 50% of training and then organized games of Australian Football for 50%. It’s designed to ensure players can further develop their footy skills and apply them to game situations. Participants will gain the confidence to play real footy. This program is for kids aged 11 to 15.
Why Play Footy?
There are plenty of reasons to play the unique sport of footy! Kids get to learn skills such as handballing, kicking, and marking which can be used in other sports as well. Also, footy offers the chance for kids to build relationships with each and use teamwork to achieve their goals. Your kid will love the energetic and fun environment footy can offer.
Meet The Coach!
Coach Nick is an accredited junior foundations Australian Football coach. He has recently finished his junior hockey career and has developed a passion for coaching all types of sports. After receiving a Bachelor of Sport Management degree (BSM) from Brock University, Nick started working with AFL Canada to help introduce footy to kids across Toronto. He will continue to run junior footy programs across Toronto to teach kids the fundamentals of the sport and to provide a fun sport experience for the kids.