Southport Sharks Junior AFL
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ABOUT Under 8’s (U8)

(must be at least 7 by June 30)


Run over 2 seasons (pending child’s age) to develop a child’s (boys and girls) skill and playing ability.

This age group plays under modified rules. No tackle, smaller field size, 9-a-side teams, fun and safe!

Ground size80m x 60m
Players per team:12 players (9 on field with 3 on bench)
Zones:Field is equally divided into 3 zones: Forward, Middle and Back.
Game Time:4 x 10min quarters.
Each player will experience each zone during the game. Depending on player numbers per team each player will play a minimum 3 quarters.
Rules: Further details on this age group can be found under the documents tab of the website


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Training Schedules

Kool Kids Kanteen